The Welsh newsreader, 61, was born in Bridgend, Glamorgan in Wales and attended Cardiff University. Huw was brought up in a Welsh-speaking family and began his career as a reporter at local radio station Swansea Sound before joining the BBC.
The Welsh journalist has earned a staggering six figures as a BBC presenter for several years.
The presenter is thought to earn around £430,000, according to MailOnline but has previously earned between £520,000 – £529,999, according to Press Gazette.
Away from the camera, Huw can be seen at his home in Dulwich, London with his wife, Vicky Flind.
Vicky is a TV producer who has edited This Week and Peston. The couple have five children together.
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Terraced properties sold for an average of £934,499, with semi-detached properties fetching £1,269,965.
Overall, sold prices in Dulwich over the last year were up by three percent compared to the previous year.
Prices were 12 percent up on the 2019 peak of £655,509.
Not much is known about Huw’s home but in 2019 his home was reportedly burgled in the early hours of the morning.
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He previously told The Times: “It’s like a drug. I’d eat when I wasn’t hungry. I wasn’t doing any fitness.
“I was grazing, watching telly and eating stuff, even though I didn’t need it.”
Huw took up boxing and running and started working with boxer Clinton McKenzie, who helped him transform his eating habits and fitness.
Huw lost an incredible three stone as a result of his new health and fitness regime.