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Frances Donovan is presenter who has anchored television programmes across major events for both the BBC and ITV, including the Rugby World Cup, the Olympics, the Commonwealth Games and the BAFTAS.

Frances joined BBC Wales in 1994 as a news reporter. A year later she became the news presenter on the channel’s Saturday afternoon sports programme.

This success opened up loads of doors for Frances, who later presented Sport 24 on BBC News 24 and In The Net for Channel 5. She then returned to Wales and was chosen as the new host of Wales on Saturday. She also co-presents the annual Sports Personality Of The Year event.

Frances lives in Cardiff and London with husband Andy and her border collie, Joe.

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