Andrea Byrne is one of the faces of ITV News. She anchors the BAFTA award-winning daily news programme Wales at Six and ITV national bulletins. This has included ITV Weekend News, Lunchtime News, Evening News and News at Ten.
Andrea presents Crime Files on ITV Wales, and the current affairs programme Wales This Week, where her journalism has focused on social issues such as homelessness, poverty and mental health.
Andrea has worked extensively with the armed forces. She was nominated for an RTS award for a series behind-the-scenes with Chinook helicopter crews deploying to Afghanistan. Prince Harry is among the many high-profile names she has interviewed.
She is an Ambassador for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme and a Trustee for Believe Organ Donor Support.
Andrea is an experienced host, speaker and moderator at a range of conferences, award ceremonies and dinners. Her topics include her career in journalism, the health service, maternity issues and life as a so-called rugby WAG – she is married to former Wales rugby international Lee Byrne. They have a baby daughter, Jemima. Andrea is also a writer and voice-over artist.