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Facts of Sian Williams Biography

OccupationJournalist
NationalityWelsh
SpousePaul Woolwich (m. 2006), Neale Hunt (m. 1991–2001)-divorced
EducationOxford Brookes University
Place of birthPaddington, London, United Kingdom
Birthyear1964
BirthmonthNovember
Birthday28

A Welsh journalist and current affairs presenter Sian Williams is better known for her work with the BBC. She regularly presented weekday editions of BBC Breakfast as well as all main news bulletins on BBC One from 2001 until 2013.

Williams is married twice but her first marriage ended with a divorce. As of now, she is in a marital relationship with her husband Paul Woolwich. From her marriage, Williams has four children. 

What Is The Net worth Of Sian Williams In 2019?? Income, Salary

Sian Williams, the renowned journalist earns a good sum of money from her career. Williams worked for BBC for long covering weekly as well as daily news bulletins. From the channel, she definitely earned a decent sum of money. 

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As of 2019, the net worth of Williams is estimated to be around $1 million. Currently, she works for the 5 News and ITV through she gets paid a good salary. Similarly, her spouse Paul Woolwich's net worth is estimated to be $1 million.

How Is The Married Life Of Sian Williams With Her Current Husband? Relationships, Affairs, Wedding, Children, Divorce

So far, Sian Williams is married twice. Previously, she was married to Neale Hunt who was a former director of McCann Erickson which is an advertising firm in London. The duo tied the knot in February 1991


CAPTION: Sian Williams and her husband Paul Woolwich

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From their relationship, the couple has two sons but their identity is still concealed. Unfortunately, the pair failed to continue their relationship and divorced in 2006. After the divorce, Williams married her second spouse Paul Woolwich in 2006.

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In October 2006, Williams gave birth to her third son Seth Woolwich. Furthermore, the couple also has a daughter born in March 2009 but her identity is still not revealed. Since their wedding, the husband and wife are living happily.


CAPTION: Sian Williams with her husband and child

SOURCE: Pinterest

The couple is maintaining a peaceful relationship with no signs of divorce. Further, they care for each other and are living a blissful life with their kids. 

Sian Williams Health Issues

Sian Williams was once the victim of hyponatremia when she was in the New York City Marathon. She spent several days due to diseases for recovering in the hospital. Williams after many years of her sacrifice for running completed her second marathon in 2013 at Virgin London Marathon.

Moreover, Williams is also a cancer victim. In May 2016, Williams revealed she had undergone a double mastectomy after she was diagnosed with breast cancer. As per the source, Williams was diagnosed with cancer in 2014, a week after her 50th birthday. 

When Was Sian Williams Born? Early Life and Education

Sian Williams was born on 28th November 1964 in London Paddington, London to Welsh parents. She was raised and spent her childhood in Eastbourne, East Sussex. Her mother Katherine Rees is a nurse and father a journalist and used to work in radio.

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Williams graduated from Oxford Polytechnic (now Oxford Brookes University) with a degree of BA in English and History. She then went to America to study critical journalistic writing at the University of Rhode Island.

Sian Williams Career

Sian Williams, as a journalist, spent several years working with BBC Radio after joining the corporation in 1985. She used to work on Leeds, BBC Local Radio in Sheffield before working as a producer in Liverpool. Williams later joined BBC Radio 4 as a national spoken word network.

Williams also worked as a producer on The World at One and also PM programmes. She spent her years on editing and reporting news programmes. She also worked in BBC Radio 5 Live. Later, Sian joined BBC News 24 which was a digital rolling news channel and also was her first job in television news.

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Moreover, Sian auditioned for the role as one applicant became unwell. By her performance, producers were very impressed and offered her the position with Gavin Esler in working hour 4 pm to 7 pm. Williams worked with the channel for nearly about two years, she joined Six O'Clock News as Special Correspondent in 1999.

On 12th January 2001, Sian joined BBC's Breakfast programme as a relief presenter alongside Darren Jordon as a cover for Sophie Raworth with Jeremy Bowen. She also deputized Six O'Clock News and also One O'Clock News. Further, Williams also reported an Indian Ocean earthquake from Sri Lanka and Thailand.

 
 
 
 
 
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The 5 News team. Memo must have gone out for us all the stand in the same way...

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In addition, Williams reported Kashmir earthquake from Pakistan. She was confirmed as the lead female presenter of BBC Breakfast in May 2005 with Dermot Murnaghan and later with Bill Turnbull in January 2008. Sian later joined BBC Radio 4 and co-presented Saturday Live.

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Williams learned Welsh as she presented Big Welsh Challenge and also presenting BBC One Daytime programmes. She reported Watchdog in 2010. Sian also hosted Your Money Their Tricks alongside Nicky Campbell and Rebecca Wilcox.

Moreover, Sian became the new presenter of Sunday Morning Live in June 2014 which is an ethical debating programme airing on BBC One replacing Samira Ahmed. Likewise, she co-hosted Save Money: Good Health alongside Ranj Singh on ITV in 2017.

Sian Williams Facts

  • Age: 54 years
  • Height: 5 feet 3 inches i.e 1.59 m
  • Profession: Journalist
  • Spouse: Paul Woolwich (m. 2006), Neale Hunt (m. 1991–2001)
  • Instagram Followers: 1060
  • Twitter followers: 72.2k
Updated On Thu Dec 29 2016 Published On Tue Dec 23 2014 By rajan

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