GMTV stalwart Penny Smith has revealed her secret to looking fresh during 17 years of dawn rises - no alcohol, coffee or late parties. She said: "The early starts meant I was careful not to have any coffee or tea during the week, no late dinners, no alcohol. Describing her time at GMTV as 17 "wild and wonderful years", Penny added: "The only thing I will not miss is getting up at sparrow's cough.
By Hanna Flint. Penny Smith escaped the cold for a holiday in Barbados last week, and was clearly having an energetic time. The BBC London breakfast host hit the sandy beach with her friends, wearing a blue halterneck bikini and a sheer white shirt.
By Penny Smith. Updated:10 March There was a cartoon that I kept for many years which had a picture of a beautiful woman talking about life: 'If I had just one wish, it would be for world peace,' she says.
It could be a plot for a novel based on any number of telly presenters, but surely not Penny Smith, the bright, beautiful and witty GMTV presenter who has been doing the job for 15 years? By Manchester Evening News. Get the biggest daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights.
His birth name is Chris Collins, however, his parents always called him Graham, and he was raised Roman Catholic. The Oldbury native was a huge fan of Elvis Presley, George Formby and Muhammad Ali during childhood, and also learned to play the banjo ukelele. Her career began as a reporter and feature writer for the Peterborough Evening Telegraph in
Ingrid Tarrant may have spent almost two years in the grip of a bitter divorce, but while holidaying in the Caribbean yesterday, it appeared to be the last thing on her mind. The bikini-clad year-old spent the afternoon surrounded by male company — including an attentive companion in blue trunks and a matching shirt - as she relaxed on a sun lounge near a luxury resort in Barbados. Lounging around: Ingrid Tarrant relaxes with a mystery male companion in Barbados yesterday.
Penny Smith, who started her career on GMTV, has gained a firm fanbase during her time in the spotloight. Penny certainly made sure all eyes were on her as she headed to the Costa Book of the Year Awards. The blonde bombshell looked every inch the glamourpuss as she wore a sparkling purple gown, covered in glitter. She paired the show-stopping number with blush-pink strappy heels and shiny skin-coloured tights.
None are even shown in a sexual manner in the entire story. They are shown as what they can do, have done, and survived so far in the story. No one is in a crop top, shorts, underwear, or bikini, and no one is made to look like they took time out of their day to visit the space beauty shop while being in the middle of nowhere trying to save themselves.
The stunning TV personality was a constant fix on the show for 17 years — regularly presenting with former tennis star Andrew Castle. Penny, who is famed for her lengthy pins, looked sensational as she took the hot-seat in a very bold silver tracksuit top. But, unfortunately for Penny, under the studio lights her interesting attire turned totally transparent — revealing her braless assets. Earlier this week, Penny put on an equally sensational display as she headed to the National Film Awards.