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Victoria Derbyshire

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Birthday
2, 1968
Birthplace
England
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Libra
Birthday
2, 1968 (age 53)
Birthplace
England

About

English broadcast journalist known for being a presenter on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC News Channel. She has won several awards including the Nick Clarke Award in 2009, and two Sony Academy Awards. She was cast in season 20 of the series I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here.

Before Fame

She studied English at the University of Liverpool and later Journalism at the University of Central Lancashire. She joined BBC Radio 5 Live in 1998. 

Trivia

She was the Sony Academy's Speech Broadcaster of the Year in 2012, after winning their Best News & Current Affairs Programme Award the year before.

Family Life

She had two sons with her husband, Mark.

Associated With

She beat out journalist Jeremy Vine for Broadcaster of the Year.