Owain Wyn Evans on Muck Rack

Owain Wyn Evans

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London / Leeds
Weather Presenter — BBC

Unapologetically flamboyant BBC weatherman. Journalist and presenter. Drums. Cars. Cats. My views, dahlings.

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Biography

Weather presenter, BBC Look North. Network producer, BBC Weather. Regional cover presenter for BBC Nations and Regions. Creating content for TV, radio and online with a particular interest in digital.

Former journalist for BBC World Service news, Newsday, BBC Minute and BBC Wales.

An experienced...

What was your first job as a journalist?

It was on the Welsh youth news show, Ffeil. Tackling news for a young audience is challenging but so rewarding. I got to jet-wash a goat too.

How is social media changing news?

It's making news and weather far more accessible. Most of what I do is for social media and I love it... it means you can always connect.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

April O'Neil from the popular Turtles franchise. She was spectacular yet impractical, that yellow jumpsuit would have been stinking!