Dr Huw Edwards

Elected: 2023

Area(s): Industry, Commerce, the Arts & Professions

Specialist Subject(s): Journalism

Journalist, broadcaster & author, BBC.

Huw Edwards is one of the UK’s most recognisable broadcasters and a lynchpin of BBC News. He undertook, in his spare time, a PhD on the history of the Welsh chapels of London, subsequently published as City Mission: The Story of Welsh Chapels. He has made a series of documentaries about Wales including Bread of Heaven, on the history of religion in Wales, which won five BAFTA Cymru awards.