Andrea Byrne is one of the faces of ITV News. She anchors the BAFTA award-winning daily news programme Wales at Six, as well as ITV’s national bulletins. This has included ITV Weekend News, Lunchtime News, Evening News and News at Ten. Prince Harry and David Cameron are among the many high-profile names she has interviewed.
Andrea also presents the current affairs programme Wales This Week and writes a regular column on motherhood for Cardiff Life magazine. She is an Ambassador for ‘Women in Wales’ and ‘The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme’ and a Trustee for the organ donation charity, ‘Believe’.
Andrea is married to Wales and Lions legend Lee Byrne. Recently, they spoke publicly about their long fertility journey to have their daughter, Jemima which led to Andrea launching a fertility podcast called ‘Making Babies’, to encourage awareness and help people feel less isolated.
She is passionate about wellbeing and pioneered the introduction of Mental Health First Aiders in ITV’s newsrooms. Away from the newsroom, she is a keen yogi, a novice stand-up paddle-boarder and a budding novelist!
Andrea is an experienced host, speaker and moderator at a range of conferences, award ceremonies and dinners.