Judith Chalmers OBE is a distinguished travel presenter, author and broadcaster.
An icon in the world of broadcasting, Judith is best known for the 30 years she spent presenting the travel classic Wish You Were Here…?
However, prior to ‘Wish You Were Here..?’ Judith had presented a number of BBC radio programmes during the 60s including Family Favourites and Woman’s Hour. Furthermore, between 1961 and 1965, Judith presented the very popular ballroom dancing competition TV programme ‘Come Dancing‘ on the BBC.
Other credits include ‘Hot Property‘ for ITV & Channel 4, ‘Hi Days and Holidays with Judith Chalmers‘ for BBC Radio 2 as well as a book ‘50 Best Holidays‘, and a magazine – ‘At Home and Away with Judith Chalmers‘.
Judith was awarded an OBE in the 1994 Queen’s Birthday Honours for her services to Broadcasting and The Holiday Care Service.
Other awards include The British Travel Awards for Outstanding Contribution to Travel and Tourism (2002) and The British Guild of Travel Writers presented her with their Lifetime Achievement Award.
In 2017, Judith took part in Channel 5’s ‘Celebrity Taste of Italy‘.
Judith remains a respected figure in the world of travel and is available for radio days, personal appearances and ambassador roles.