Sophy Ridge

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17, 1984
London, England
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17, 1984 (age 38)
London, England


English broadcast journalist who is known for her work with the tabloid newspaper News of the World. She is also recognized for her appearance on Sky News where she hors the program Sophy Ridge on Sunday. 

Before Fame

She earned her Bachelor's degree in English Literature from St. Edmund Hall, Oxford. During her senior year of school, she started her career with the News of the World newspaper. She then started working as a political correspondent for Sky News in 2011. 


She has won several awards for her work in journalism including the Total Politics Blog Award in 2011. She was also listed by MHP Communications as one of the 30 to Watch in 2012. 

Family Life

She was born and raised in Richmond upon Thames in London. She has a younger brother and both of her parents were school teachers. 

Associated With

Other journalists who are also known for their coverage and work as a report for the Sky News network include Alex Crawford and Jo Wilson