Jenny was a radio presenter for the BBC and commercial radio for many years, winning the Variety Club’s Independent Radio Personality of the Year in 1982. She was the BBC’s Education Correspondent for the South West of England, and ended her career as the Managing Editor of BBC Radio Bristol. She is a fellow of the Radio Academy.
Jenny has served as a school governor and was the Chair of BBC Children in Need’s West of England committee.
Jenny is a keen open water swimmer, having completed many island to island crossings in the Mediterranean. Back at home her main interest is gardening.