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Matt Barbet PRESENTS 5 news tonighT, WEEKDAYS ON CHANNEL 5. 

Matt has also previously presented Breakfast, BBC London News (BBC 1), The Cycle Show (ITV 4), The Wright Stuff, The 5 O'Clock Show (Channel 5) and News Hour (Daybreak), 

Matt is experienced both in the studio and in the field reporting from Afghanistan, Haiti and Ethiopia. He has covered The Oscars twice and fronted Channel 5's live coverage of the royal wedding of Price William and Catherine Middleton, in front of Buckingham Palace. 

Equally adept on radio, Matt is known to millions from his time reading the news on BBC Radio 1 during Sara Cox's Breakfast Show and has presented Weekend Breakfast (BBC Radio 5 Live). He has also presented The Briefing on ground breaking online station Monocle 24. 

Matt has written for The Independent, Monocle, Cycling Plus and currently has a monthly column in Bikes Etc. He has pedalled his way to completing the gruelling L'Étape du Tour in the French Alps and has also finished the London Marathon.

Matt lives in London with his wife Katie, and their daughters Manon and Blythe.

 

SPECIALIST AREAS

ADVENTURE
in the field reporting.

POLITICS
5 News Tonight

SPORT
The Cycle Show, Tour of Britain, British Cycling National Championships, columnist for Bikes Etc.