Ginny Buckley Biography – Ginny Buckley Wiki
Ginny Buckley is a British television presenter and journalist. She is one of the presenters on the BBC’s Escape to the Country alongside Jonnie Irwin, Sonali Shah and Nicki Chapman. Her other presenting credits include BBC1’s ‘Crimewatch Roadshow’ and ‘Watchdog’ along with ITV’s ‘Granada Men and Motors’.
Ginny has been at the heart of broadcasting, journalism and cars for over 20 years. The first female motoring editor of a UK national newspaper and former Sky News anchor, Ginny is now the Founder and CEO of Electrifying.com – a new female led multi-channel media advice platform aimed consumers seeking jargon-free advice about the switch to electric and hybrid cars.
Ginny is also the motoring editor for the UK’s biggest selling women’s magazine ‘Good Housekeeping’, contributes to GQ on subject of electric cars, and currently presents the iconic BBC One programme ‘Escape to the Country’, which is broadcast in 52 countries.
Well connected with the global automotive industry, Ginny is juror and advisor for the prestigious World Car of the Year awards (WCOTY) and regularly reports on transport and consumer related issues for the ITV1 Current Affairs programme ‘Tonight’.
Ginny also works at UK Government level, speaking about electric cars and the consumer at the Department for Transport hosted zero emission vehicle summit and has worked regularly at board level with companies like Jaguar Land Rover and Google.
Ginny’s areas of expertise include the automotive industry, electric vehicles and infrastructure, along with autonomy and global trends. As an experienced live television presenter, reporter and host she’s able to think on her feet and she’s is just as comfortable in the pit lane, as she interviewing a CEO or celebrity.
Other presenting credits include BBC1’s ‘Crimewatch Roadshow’ and ‘Watchdog’ along with ITV’s ‘Granada Men and Motors’, where she produced and presented motoring programmes for many years and was also the host of the BBC’s celebrated global hit travel show ‘Holiday’.
She lives in Oxfordshire with her son and for the past decade has sat on the Board of Trustees for the Manchester United Foundation, where she works to engage and empower young people, with a particular focus on STEM and sport. Ginny is passionate about encouraging and supporting young women and girls who have an interest in the car industry.
Ginny Buckley Age
How old is Ginny Buckley? She was born on 1 April 1970 in Rochdale, England.
Ginny Buckley Husband
Is Escape to the Country presenter Ginny Buckley married? Ginny is very private and tends to keep her private life out of the spotlight. Therefore, it’s unclear whether the presenter has a husband or in a relationship with a partner.
Ginny Buckley Son
Ginny lives in Oxfordshire with her son Zak. On her son’s 11th birthday in August 2019, the mother of one took to Instagram to pay tribute to the son. She wrote: “11 years ago today this amazing boy said hello to the world. He hasn’t stopped making me smile since. He’s growing up way too quickly, but on the plus side I can now borrow his cool trainers! Build a ladder to the stars my love. I’m so proud to be your Mama.”
Ginny Buckley Parents
In October 2017, Ginny Buckley paid tribute to her parents on their 50th wedding anniversary. She tweeted: “Home in the North for my parents 50th wedding anniversary party. Love and congratulations to an amazing couple.”
On Father’s Day 2021, Ginny celebrated her father in an Instagram post, writing, “Happy Fathers Day to the legend that is my dad! There’s been a lot of cars, football, road trips and parties over the years… and I’ve even managed to get you on the telly a few times! I haven’t quite managed to buy you the 911 I promised you when I was 10, but I’m working on it… Thankyou for being the best dad and ‘Grampy’ we could ask for… and for always having our back. Love from your girls and your grandsons.”
Ginny Buckley Family
Ginny lives in Oxfordshire with her son Zak. She has a sister, Katie Buckley, who is a mother of two sons.
Ginny Buckley Net Worth
Ginny Buckley’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million.
Ginny Buckley Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Ginny Buckley Instagram
Ginny Buckley’s Instagram handle is @ginnybuckley.