Fern began her career as a television presenter in 1980 after completing a stage management course at the Central School of Drama. In 1985 Fern became the presenter of the popular Coast to Coast, which lead to presenting roles on prime time television shows, the most iconic of which was on ITV's flagship show This Morning. Fern's warmth, humour, empathy and compassion have made her incredibly popular and she has become a much sought after presenter. In 2008 Fern released her autobiography Fern: My Story, which was a huge bestseller. Fern is deeply committed to a number of charities, in particular those working with and for women, children and childbirth. She lives with her husband Phil Vickery, the well respected chef, and her four children in Buckinghamshire.
Praise for New Beginnings
`Complicated friendships and tales of a chaotic love life make this a must-read.' Woman
`A light-hearted, fun read that perfectly captures the sights and smells of village life.' Heat
`Fern Britton has transferred her fun and friendly charm to the page' Good Housekeeping