Ruth Langsford presents ITV1’s flagship daytime show This Morning every Friday with her husband Eamonn Holmes.
Ruth has been a host on Loose Women and continues to do so throughout the year, covered for Lorraine Kelly on GMTV and often guests on panel and comedy shows, including Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, Keith Barry’s Magic Show, Odd One In, Magic Numbers and many more. She was even caught by Eamonn in bed with Rob Brydon on Annually Retentive! Ruth was also the team captain on a Family Fortunes Christmas Special.
A regular face on Channel 5, Ruth along with Eamonn, presents the primetime series How the Other Half Lives, which sees them touring the world meeting and experiencing the delights of the elite.
The duo also presents the consumer entertainment show Do the Right Thing with Eamonn & Ruth.
Ruth is also a columnist for Woman magazine.
Ruth has fronted high profile commercial campaigns, is a voice-over artist and hosts corporate events. She has also narrated documentaries for Channel 4, Five and the History Channel, as well as corporate videos and radio commercials.
Her passion for cooking has seen her appear on Marco’s Kitchen Burn Out, Ten Mile Menu, Market Kitchen and Ready Steady Cook. She was also the host of Carlton Television’s Food Network Daily and Westcountry TV’s cookery competitions series Taste of the West.
A keen gardener, Ruth Langsford presented The Great British Garden Show on BBC2, ITV’s gardening quiz show The Answer Lies in the Soil and Gardens of the Millennium for The History Channel.
Born in Singapore, the child of an army family, Ruth Langsford lived in five countries before the age of 10, ranging from Germany to North Africa.
Ruth’s television career started at ITV in the Westcountry 25 years ago where she worked as a continuity presenter and co-hosted the six o’clock evening news programme. From there she moved into national television and has fronted programmes for BBC1, BBC2, ITV and many satellite channels.