Wendy Turner-Webster

Wendy Turner-Webster

Journalist & Television Presenter

Wendy Turner-Webster is an English journalist, television presenter and animal rights campaigner.

Wendy started her career at Signal Radio, writing, producing and presenting on-air features including film, travel and book reviews. She also wrote for magazines including OK!. A part-time actress, while appearing in the pantomime Cinderella, she was spotted by a producer from the UK cable channel L!VE TV. Moving to London, she became a news reporter for sports and fashion. She then hosted her own shows Videobox and the psychic phone-in Revelations with Nina.

Wendy was chosen to take over hosting Channel 4’s Absolutely Animals from Dani Behr; the show was a forerunner to Pet Rescue which Wendy hosted for 7 years. Wendy’s other TV projects include BBC One’s Your Kids Are In Charge, presented with sister Anthea. She has also presented several episodes of The Last Word for Central Television, and the BBC documentary about domestic violence, Hitting Home. Moreover, she co-presents her own TV show Crafty Beggars (www.craftybeggars.tv) alongside her good friend Julie Peasgood)

Wendy is a Patron of The Vegan Society

The vegetarian society


Animal Aid


To name but a few!


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