Kathryn Mary Garraway is a television as well as a radio presenter of English nationality, who is known better by her stage name Kate Garraway. She has been known for her role in the television fraternity with the ITV Breakfast. She has also appeared in the programmer Good Morning Britain. Kate Garraway age as of now is 49 but her looks and charm on screen are much livelier and prettier than that is determined by her age. She is a perfect looking beauty with a charm that emanates out of the television screen and into her fans all over the world.


Born on the 4th of May, 1967, Kate Garraway’s birthplace is in Abingdon-on-Thames in Oxfordshire, England. She was born to a mother who as a teacher and a father who is a civil servant.

Early Life and Education

Kate Garraway was educated in the Dunmore Primary School as a child. She later shifted to the Fitzharrys School situated in Abingdon before moving on to study at the Bath College of higher Education. She graduated with a BA degree in English and History from the University and started off her career shortly after that.


Kate Garraway career started off from the ITV News Central. She joined the South Edition of the ITV Central in the year 1994 and was a news presenter, reporter as well  as a production journalist. She co-presented the ITV News Meridian next.

Kate Garraway career became well known in the public eye after she presented the story of Good Friday Agreement on the BBC News 21. She joined Sky News and started presenting Sunrise on 1998. On 2000, she joined GMTV and presenter GMTV Today. She held the position until 2010.

One series of Too Many Cooks was presented by her on 2004. She was also the questioner on The People’s Quiz. She has also presented The Biggest Loser, Day Break as well as Good Morning Britain. She currently presents Good Morning Britain alongside Ben Shephard on the Friday mornings. She has also been the occasional presenter of The National Lottery Draws which is showcased on BBC One.

Kate Garraway Strictly Come Dancing endeavors have also been on the highlights. She appeared in the same in the fifth series with Anton du Beke. She finished in the 8th position. During this time, she and Anton were rumored to be having an affair, which did not turn out to be true.

On the radio, Kate Garraway career involved broadcasting with BBC Radio Oxford. She has also been the trainee journalist for Independent Television News. She has been the [presenter of the Weekend Breakfast in BBC Radio and has been presented a mid-morning show on Smooth Radio since 2014. As of now, Kate Garraway career has risen to high fame and controversies and she has been known to be one of the best presenters in the field of broadcasting and journalism

Personal Life and Marriage

Kate Garraway husband and married life have been widely talked about by the news tabloids at times. Kate Garraway husband was Ian Rumsey from 1998 to 2002. Ian was her former boss in the ITV Meridian. The wedding of the couple took place in Abingdon, Oxfordshire but sadly ended in a divorce.

Kate Garraway husband Derek Drape was a political aide to Peter Mandelson, a former Labour cabinet minister. The marriage of the couple took place on 2005 in September. The couple has a child, a daughter together. The child was born in the Hammersmith and Fulham in London in the year 2006 on the 10th of March. As of now, Kate Garraway husband seems to be very much devoted to her despite the Lobbygate scandal that he had been involved in, the relationship of the couple seems to be getting along pretty well with no signs of an imminent split. The couple is living together in North London and the family surely seems to be happy and well as of now.

Net Worth and Facts

Kate Garraway net worth has been estimated to be a whopping 2 million dollars. Kate Garraway net worth has been accumulated particularly for the skills she has portrayed in the radio as well as television fraternity as a broadcaster and a host. Her salary is in the range of thousands of dollars.

Kate Garraway has also been involved in controversies because of her mistake with her house. It was reported by the Daily Mail that she built an extension to her home without any permission from the local council. She tried to put an application to win the hearts of those involved but was told to scale down the extension. She has also a charitable personality. She has been known for her charitable work with Make-A-Wish Foundation and many more.

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