Sophie presents the BBC’s One O’Clock News and was the face of BBC Breakfast News for six years. She also frequently hosts the News at Six alongside George Alagiah as well as the Ten O’Clock News.
Starting her broadcasting career in Manchester and then Leeds, Sophie joined the Breakfast sofa where she stayed for six years before moving to the main news bulletins. She has become a regular co-presenter at national live events such as the Queen’s Golden and Diamond Jubilees, and the BBC’s Your NHS day programme.
Outside news Sophie has hosted the daytime quiz show Judgemental, co-presented the programme The Trouble with Working Women, reported on the flagship science show Tomorrow’s World, reported for 4×4 and fronted the science programme Dream Lives. She has covered many major international stories and interviewed a vast array of people – from the Prime Minister to Hollywood stars on Oscar night.