News specials covering the Midlands area.

Midlands Today Special - Netflix

Type: News

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 45 minutes

Premier: 2017-05-30

Midlands Today Special - Kay Alexander - Netflix

Kay Alexander (born 4 June 1950) MBE is a retired British regional BBC television newsreader, best known for presenting Midlands Today.

Midlands Today Special - Personal life - Netflix

Alexander was until 2012 Chairman of the Birmingham Assay Office (the first woman to hold this position). During that time she became a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths and a Freeman of the City of London. She is a former Director of the Birmingham Hippodrome and a Patron of Acorns Children's Hospice, the Mary Ann Evans Hospice and cancer charity Breast Friends. Alexander was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2013 Birthday Honours for services to broadcasting and to charity in the West Midlands. In the late 1980s Alexander married Brian Conway, a Radio Leicester breakfast radio presenter and a presenter on the East Midlands slot on Midlands Today from 1984-1990. She was previously married to a musician for sixteen years, having a daughter then a son in the late 1970s. In the 1980s she lived in the Birmingham suburb of Edgbaston. She currently lives near Nuneaton on the Leicestershire boundary.

Midlands Today Special - References - Netflix