Sophy Ridge Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Aug, 2018
Facts of Sophy Ridge
Date of Birth: 1983
Birth Nation: England
Name Sophy Ridge
Nationality British
Profession Journalist
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Sophy Ridge is a broadcast journalist and Senior Political Correspondent for the Sky News. She has been known for her work at the newspapers and most particularly for her work in the Sky News where she works as the Senior Political Correspondent.

Her highest profile role was in 2015 whereas a senior political correspondent she played a key role in the 2015 general election coverage for Sky News, reporting on the Labour Party's campaign and conducting interviews with party members.

Ridge became the host of her own show Sophy Ridge on Sunday in 2017. The same year, she released her first book The Women Who Shaped Politics, a non-fiction book which discussed women's contribution to British politics.

Ridge is married to Ben, a journalist who works for a national newspaper.

Early Life And Education Of Sophy Ridge

Sophy is of English nationality. She was born in the year 1983 but her actual date of birth has not been revealed to her fans. Sophy Ridge was born in England and was enrolled in the Tiffin Girls School for her primary education.

She later attended the St. Edmund Hall, Oxford where she read English literature. She was a trainee in the newspaper named News of the World for quite some time.

Sophy Ridge's Career Credits

Ridge was a trainee reporter at the tabloid newspaper News of the World, after graduating in 2006. She initially worked as a consumer affairs correspondent in 2009, after completion of her training programmes.

Sophy then appeared in a job as a journalist on Sky News on the year 2011. Her work was appreciated greatly as she was made to travel a lot and report a huge amount of political stories from across the world.

She also broadcasted news in the annual party conferences and has also been the winner of several awards in the journalism sector for her work.

As of recently, Sophy Ridge is the Sky News Senior Political correspondent. She is based at Westminister and was known for her coverage of the 2015 general election. 

She became the host of her own show Sophy Ridge on Sunday in 2017. The same year, she released her first book The Women Who Shaped Politics, a non-fiction book that discussed women's contribution to British politics. She also has a weekly column in a Britsh newspaper, Metro.

Sophy Ridge's Net Worth And Body Measurements

Sophy Ridge's net worth is over million at present. She has been doing a pretty good job of being a hard-working journalist in the past few years. This has led her to attain a huge amount of salary for her work but the net worth of Sophy Ridge is a pretty well-hidden secret.

She has been known to state that the pay gap becomes different as women approach 40, while men are paid the same amount unless they become too old to work.

However, it can be said that she earns a pretty huge sum and has accumulated a huge amount of net worth. Sophy Ridge is a pretty beauty and her height is known to be tall enough for her to appear extremely well in all events and during her reporting endeavors.

Sophy Ridge's Personal Life

Sophy Ridge is an unmarried woman. It has been known that she has also let out the fact of her marriage on several occasions in social networking sites.

However, Sophy Ridge seems to be a pretty secretive personality as she never reveals any details in regards to who her boyfriend is and from she is dating him. 

She has never been known to have any children and it can be hoped that more information about her becomes available to her fans with the betterment of her career.

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