Ranvir Singh (News presenter and Journalist)
Born 1977. Singh is a British television presenter and journalist, appearing on Good Morning Britain and occasional presenter on ITV News. Singh was educated at Kirkham Grammar School, and graduated from the University of Lancaster with a degree in English and Philosophy and a postgraduate qualification in journalism.
Singh joined BBC Radio Lancashire in 2002, initially on work experience before being given a six-month contract. Singh then joined the BBC North West regional news programme North West Tonight in 2005 as a journalist and bulletin presenter. In 2007, Singh joined presenter Gordon Burns as the main co-presenter on BBC North West Tonight. She made her first appearance on Daybreak on 3 September 2012. In May 2014, Singh joined Good Morning Britain as a features correspondent and news presenter. On 25 September 2014, Singh joined the factual ITV programme Tonight as a reporter. In January 2017, it was announced that Ranvir had been promoted to Good Morning Britain’s Political Editor.
In 2020, Singh took part in the eighteenth series of Strictly Come Dancing, partnering Giovanni Pernice. They reached the Semi-Final where they became the seventh couple to be eliminated. Singh was also the presenter on Lorraine between 21st, 22nd, and 23rd of December 2020.
Singh has won a number of awards: In November 2010, Singh was awarded “Best On-Screen Talent” at the Royal Television Society’s North West Awards; In July 2013, Singh received an Honorary Fellowship from the University of Central Lancashire; and in October 2015 she won Media Personality of the Year at the Asian Media Awards.