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Vicky Flind Biography – Vicky Flind Wiki
Vicky Flind is a TV producer and the wife of BBC presenter Huw Edwards. Her Bridgend-born husband first joined the BBC as a 23-year-old trainee in 1984. He has fronted BBC coverage of major events including the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the death of Lady Thatcher.
Vicky is a very experienced news and current affairs executive who joined ITV in 2016 after a long period at the BBC. She created and launched ‘Peston on Sunday’, now ‘Peston’ (which airs on Wednesday nights). She has also taken charge of ITV’s major political debates – the Johnson v Corbyn debate of December 2019 was the first head-to-head leaders’ election debate on British television.
At the BBC Vicky created and launched the long-running This Week late-night political show with Andrew Neil, having previously worked on political coverage for Newsnight and Breakfast News.
Huw Edwards’ Wife Vicky Flind
Vicky Flind is the wife of Huw Edwards. Edwards met Flind when he was a BBC correspondent at Westminster.
On 12 July 2023, Huw Edwards’ wife, Vicky Flind, named him as the BBC presenter facing allegations over payments for sexually explicit images, in a statement issued on his behalf.
Here is the statement in full from Vicky via The Evening Standard: “In light of the recent reporting regarding the ‘BBC Presenter’ I am making this statement on behalf of my husband Huw Edwards, after what have been five extremely difficult days for our family. I am doing this primarily out of concern for his mental well-being and to protect our children.
“Huw is suffering from serious mental health issues. As is well documented, he has been treated for severe depression in recent years.
“The events of the last few days have greatly worsened matters, he has suffered another serious episode and is now receiving in-patient hospital care where he’ll stay for the foreseeable future.
“Once well enough to do so, he intends to respond to the stories that have been published.
“To be clear Huw was first told that there were allegations being made against him last Thursday.
“In the circumstances and given Huw’s condition I would like to ask that the privacy of my family and everyone else caught up in these upsetting events is respected.
“I know that Huw is deeply sorry that so many colleagues have been impacted by the recent media speculation. We hope this statement will bring that to an end.”
Vicky Flind Age
TV producer Vicky Flind is 59 years old as of 2023.
Vicky Flind Children
Vicky Flind and her husband Huw Edwards have five children together and share a home in Dulwich, south London.