Bill Turnbull was a British journalist and presenter who spent many years working as a presenter for the BBC before moving on to present for Classic FM later in life. Turnbull was born on January 25, 1956, in Guildford, Surrey, to an English mother and a Scottish-born father.
He completed his education at the University of Edinburgh and Eton College, where he served as editor of the student newspaper. In 1978, he received his degree from Cardiff University. Turnbull’s career began in 1978 at the small-town Scottish station Radio Clyde, and he later worked as a freelancer in the USA for a while.
Before becoming a correspondent for BBC News in 1990, Turnbull worked for the BBC as a reporter for the Today program in 1986 and for Breakfast Time in 1988.
He reported from more than 30 countries, covering a wide range of domestic and international issues, including a four-year term as a Washington Correspondent located in the USA. Sian Williams served as his producer for a period.
Bill Turnbull Wife: Who is Sarah McCombie?
Bill Turnbull, a well-known English journalist and BBC television broadcaster, is married to Sarah McCombie. In the London Borough of Hackney in March 1988, Turnbull wed Sarah McCombie.
Henry, born in October 1988, Will, born in October 1989, and Flora, born in August 1991 were the couple’s three children. After BBC Breakfast moved to Salford in 2012, Turnbull and his wife left their home in Buckinghamshire and moved to Rainow, Cheshire. I need a better source. He then relocated to Suffolk.