Anna Foster

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Journalis, Broadcaster (1979)
Fri Jul 29 2022
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Relationship Timeline Of Anna Foster

Husband : John Foster
Anna Foster Married To John Foster In 2009.

Anna Foster is an English news reporter and presenter who is hosting the drive time program on BBC Radio 5 Live Monday to Friday with Tony Livesey. In addition, he co-presented the flagship breakfast program as a Saturday girl on Metro Radio.

She was born in 1979 to the surveyor/magistrate father and a retired nurse mother in South Shields, u.k. She also has one brother whose identity is unkown. She holds British citizenship and is white ethnicity. She studied at South Tyneside College, and Collingwood College.

Weds Fellow Radio Presenter, John Foster

The postgraduate of City University London in journalism marries her love of life, John Foster, now 47 years. He is a freelance host on local BBC and commercial radio stations and operates a voiceover company.

Anna Foster Weds Fellow Radio Presenter, John Foster in 2009
Image: Anna Foster with her husband, John Foster
Source: Yorkshire Life

The couple who first met at work tied the knot in October 2009 at an intimate ceremony. The wedding took place at Crathorne Hall near Yarm, North Yorkshire among their loved ones. Likewise, they dated for three years before making official.

Moved to New House, Halifax

During their initial phase of marriage, Anna presented Weekend Breakfast in London while John was employed at nearby BBC Tees. In 2014, they moved from Ingleby Barwick to West Yorkshire after a few times because  Anna was offered her dream work.

Thus, Foster's chose their forever house in a village just outside of Halifax. Now, despite so many ups and downs, this married couple is enjoying a happy married life together for over a decade.

Welcomes Babies, Benjamin, and Jessica After Two Miscarriages, 

Following two heartbreaking miscarriages, the BBC reporter, Foster joyfully gave birth to a healthy born son, Benjamin Foster in August 2012. Later, she and her husband, fellow BBC radio presenter John, welcomed their youngest daughter Jessica Foster in 2014. 

However, the Drive host had already gone through two serious miscarriages. The first miscarriage was a painful, early diagnosis in November 2011 when she was pregnant at eight weeks. "I didn't even cry instantly, she explained, I was so surprised that everything just seemed to stop.


Anna Foster Welcomes Babies, Benjamin, and Jessica After Two Miscarriages, witth Husband, John Foster, 47
Image: Anna Foster and John Foster with their Son, Benjamin

And the second was much worse when she even gave birth to her tiny motionless boy at the local hospital at 21 weeks. They also had a small funeral for babies of disabilities. After fertility problems, she later discovered out she had a genetic abnormality termed a 'healthy translocation'.

The 42 years old Foster told in Huffingpost: β€œIn essence, you never know about it until you start trying to have a family," 

How Much Net Worth Does Anna Foster Have?

English radio news reporter and presenter, Anna Foster has an estimated net worth of $ 1 million as of 2020. Well, her primary earning outlet is reporting and job presentation. Another, British journalist, Rachel Burden who is a former presenter for BBC Radio 4 has a worth of $1.5 Million.

Anna Foster with her Co-Presenter,Tony Livesey
Image: Anna Foster with her Co-Presenter, Tony Livesey
Source: Radio Academy

As the BBC's presenter of 5 Live Drive (4–7 pm) since 2014, Foster earns an annual salary of over $45,570 per year. Additionally, she might have accumulated a massive fortune as the former BBC Radio 5 Live Weekend Breakfast show host.

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