Victoria Derbyshire Show, Twitter, Wiki, Affair, Married, Salary and Career

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Quick Facts

Date of Birth October 2, 1968
Nationality English
Profession News presenter
Working for TV
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Spouse Mark Sandell
Qualification Degree in literature
Education at University of Liverpool
Net Worth(s) 4 Million
Name on Birth Victoria Antoinette Derbyshire
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Twitter @VictoriaLIVE
Age 54 Years


Victoria Derbyshire is a broadcaster and journalist of English nationality who has been known for her debate and current affairs program called THC has showcased in the BBC Two as well as the BBC News Channel. Victoria Derbyshire show has made it to the highlights of fame and she also occasionally presents the show Newsnight.


The beautiful personality Victoria Derbyshire was born on the 2nd of October, 1968 in Ramsbottom, Lancashire.

Early Life and Childhood

Interested in journalism since a very small age, Derbyshire was enrolled in the Bury grammar School for her education. After graduation from school, she studied English and literature at the University of Liverpool. She also enrolled herself in a postgraduate diploma course in radio and TV Journalism at the Preston Polytechnic. It is now called the University of Central Lancashire.


Victoria Derbyshire started off her career as a reporter for a local radio. This led her to join the BBC Radio 5 Live in the year 1998. She held the position of a co-presenter of the breakfast show. She later took over the morning news program in the year 2004 in August.

Victoria Derbyshire’s career has also started off with a number of television news and political programs. She has been the presenter of Newsnight and has appeared on This Week as well. She was also been working in the interview series named Victoria Derbyshire Interviews whereby she has interviewed several high profile personalities.

Derbyshire has also worked for Have I Got News for You. She has also presented News night occasionally with Editor Ian Katz. She has also been continuing the presentation of her daily 5 Live Programme. Victoria has also covered huge stories like the Paris Concorde crash, the World Cup, Olympic Games as well as the general elections. She has also been the first one to ever broadcast from an animal testing laboratory as well as an abortion clinic.

Victoria Derbyshire is known best for her current affairs program which started airing on the BBC Two on the 7th of April 2015. Victoria Derbyshire career highlight is Victoria Derbyshire show which covers the issues like current affairs and debates which are popular with the general public. She has managed to win the hearts of many for her direct interviews, straightforward opinions and several issues that have raised her into fame.

Personal Life and Marriage

Victoria Derbyshire personal life details are searched widely by all of her fans. It has been known that she has a younger brother named Nick. Nick played as a cricketer for the England county in between 1994 to 1996 and is a popular sportsman. Victoria Derbyshire twitter account declared on August 2015 that’s he had been diagnosed with breast cancer. She also wrote on her Twitter account that she would undergo a mastectomy. Her video diaries, recorded during her cancer treatment went viral and made her rise to further fame.

Victoria Derbyshire married BBC radio’s Mark Sandell. Mark left his wife of two years, Fi Glover for Miss Derbyshire. The couple got into the relationship of a boyfriend and girlfriend and later got married. Sanders’ former wife Glover was a top BBC radio presenter whom he left for Derbyshire. As of now, Victoria Derbyshire and her husband have two children together.

Mark had been involved in several controversies stating that he had sexually harassed and bullied several other people. This led to the investigation of his expenses and to his allegations which are under question as of now. Surely, this has been a huge blow to the career of both Victoria Derbyshire and her husband. The couple’s relationship, however, seems to be getting along pretty well with no issues of a split anytime soon. Victoria Derbyshire and her husband display no signs of an imminent split.

Net Worth, Facts, and Achievements

Victoria Derbyshire net worth has been known to be a whopping 4 million dollars. Her net worth has been accumulated over years and years of success. She has been earning a huge amount of salary for her work in the journalism sector and this has led her to attain a huge amount of net worth for her endeavors.

Victoria Derbyshire show has won a series of high-end awards that prove her versatility as a successful journalist. She won the 2009 Nick Clarke Award for her interview of a man accused of rape. She has also won the Gold Award in the Sony Awards for the year 2011 in the category of Best News and Current Affairs Programme. She was also the Speech Broadcaster of the Year in December 2013. She is also the recipient of the 2014 Radio Academy Awards in the category of Speech Broadcaster of the Year. She is also the Pink News Broadcaster of the Year,


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