In this article, we shall learn about the Partner of the Middlesbrough, United Kingdom, Steph McGovern personal life. Stephanie Rose McGovern is one of the famous British journalist and television presenters. She is a top-class British Journalist and currently hosts Steph’s Packed Lunch on Channel 4. The famous British journalist worked for the BBC as the primary business presenter for BBC Breakfast, often co-hosting the entire program. The famous Journalist was born in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire. And in 1998, at the start of her sixth form studies, McGovern won an Arkwright Engineering Scholarship for her potential to be a future leader in the engineering industry. It is an excellent achievement for her and the reason for her motivation in the future.
From 1998 to 2000, in the sixth form, Steph McGovern studied physics, math, design technology, and business studies. At 19, she received an award, ‘Young Engineer for Britain,’ and was a junior team member saving Black & Decker £150,000 a year by improving production techniques used for the Leaf Hog product. The famous British Journalist went to University College London, where she studied science communication and policy in the Department of Science and Technology Studies. She was so talented and intelligent that she was awarded an honorary doctorate by Teesside University.
Personal Life Of Steph McGovern
Steph McGovern is a former champion Irish dancer. And she still often attends international competitions, where the journalist helps to coach dancers. McGovern confirmed on 14 July 2019 that she and her girlfriend were expecting their first child together. Steph McGovern announced that she had given birth to a baby girl on 4th November 2019.
The famous British journalist McGovern started at the BBC doing work experience on the iconic show Tomorrow’s World program before securing part-time employment as a researcher in current affairs. McGovern was the main producer for daily financial news on the Today program on Radio 4 before becoming the lead of business news on the BBC’s One, Six, and Ten O’Clock news bulletins. She says, working with the then business editor, Robert Peston.
The famous journalist has presented BBC Radio 5 Live’s Wake Up to Money and On the Money. And she was presented BBC Breakfast’s main business in 2010, as well as a regular presenter of the entire show. Steph McGovern also served as a moderator at a UNCTAD conference in 2013.
The famous journalist also presented Pocket Money Pitch for CBBC. Since March 2016, McGovern has co-presented with Alex Jones the consumer series Shop Well for Less for BBC One. In 2018, Steph McGovern also presented a six-part BBC series called Made in Great Britain.
The famous British journalist joined the famous BBC Watchdog presenting team in autumn 2016. And, then she also co-presented the famous show Can Britain Have a Pay Rise? for BBC Two alongside James O’Brien(British radio presenter) and has been both a panelist and host on Have I Got News for You. In October 2018, the famous journalist McGovern stated that she found Donald Trump “creepy” after referring to her as “beautiful” during an interview in 2012. Steph McGovern has dismissed Trump’s comments by saying he had heard “better lines” at Middlesbrough’s Club Bongo.
The famous British journalist McGovern left the famous show BBC Breakfast in October 2019 to join Channel 4. And she also had been expected to host Steph’s Talks from spring 2020 at Channel 4’s then-new based in Leeds. However, the COVID-19 pandemic meant that she start presenting The Steph Show from her front room on 30 March 2020. The famous show finally launched in September 2020 as Steps Packed Lunch.
Who is Steph McGovern’s partner?
The famous journalist Steph McGovern is married to her longtime partner, a female TV executive at the BBC. The two couples live together in Yorkshire. The famous TV presenter is protective of her personal life, so we do not know her partner’s name, and we haven’t seen a picture of her. It looks that things are likely to remain this way, with a vital source telling the Sun’s My Life magazine that Steph McGovern “won’t be doing any magazine shoots any time soon – she values her privacy too much.” The famous journalist herself has elaborated on why she wants to keep her personal life away from the cameras. She told comedian Suzi Ruffell on her podcast Out that “It is not like I’m ashamed of anything in my life.” “It is more a case of I’m trying to lead as normal a life as I can.”