Who is Helen Skelton?  – The US SunEntertainment 

Who is Helen Skelton? – The US Sun

HELEN Skelton made headlines for her bold outfits when she headlined the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Unfortunately, in 2022, the reporter revealed that she had split from her famous husband.

Who is Helen Skelton?

Helen Skelton, 38, was born on 19 July 1983 in Carlisle, Cumbria.

She grew up on a dairy farm in the village of Kirkby Thore.

Helen has a BA in Journalism from the Cumbria Institute of the Arts.

She is a TV presenter but started her career as an extra on Corrie and Cutting It and is also a qualified tap teacher.


Helen Skelton is a television presenter known for CountryfileCredit: Getty – Contributor

What TV shows did Helena present?

Helen is best known for presenting the children’s programs Newsround and Modrý Petr.

In 2008, she replaced Zoe Salmon on Blue Peter, becoming the programme’s 33rd presenter.

She then announced her exit from the show in August 2013 and was replaced by Radzi Chinyanganya.

After leaving Blue Peter, she became a presenter of live FA Women’s Super League football matches for the BT Sport channel.

She also presented two series of Holiday Hit Squad (2013-2014) and the London Marathon Highlights show (2014-2015) on the BBC.

In 2012, the star took part in a special Christmas edition of Strictly.

Since 2015, he has co-presented the BBC One daytime series The Instant Gardener alongside Danny Clarke.

Skelton hosted coverage of the 2016 European Swimming Championships and worked for the BBC at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

In October of that year, Skelton guest presented five editions of Lorraine on ITV.

In 2018, she appeared on Celebrity Antiques Road Trip with her former co-presenter Rebecca Adlington.

From 2022, Helen presents Countryfile as well as rugby news for Channel 4.

Is Helena married and does she have children?

Helen married England rugby league player Richie Myler in 2013.

Two years later, in June 2015, their first son was born.

In the same year, the couple moved to France for a year when Richie joined the Catalans Dragons.

They will welcome their second son in April 2017 and their first daughter in December 2021.

The family now live in South Yorkshire.

Unfortunately, in April 2022, the couple revealed that they had split.

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