SHE’S most at home in a pair of wellies enjoying the delights of the British countryside, but she’s also taken on challenges like the Sport Relief rowing challenge.
Here’s everything you need to know about TV presenter Ellie Harrison…
PA:Press Association Ellie Harrison presents BBC show Countryfile
Who is Ellie Harrison?
Ellie Harrison, 41, is a TV host from Gloucestershire.
Her father was a carpenter and she was brought up in the countryside where her family grew their own vegetables and kept chickens.
In 2000 she graduated with a BA in Geography and Ecology from King’s College London.
While at university she dated Nathan Hutchings, son of actor Geoffrey Hutchings who plays Mel in ITV series Benidorm.
What TV shows has Ellie Harrison appeared on?
Ellie Harrison began her career as a secretary at Channel 5 whilst trying to become a country singer.
The first show she presented was Michaela’s Wild Challenge which won a children’s Bafta.
She then went on to work as a freelance presenter across various channels.
She is best known for presenting Countryfile on BBC and has also appeared on The Great British Winter and the Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet.
In 2016, she presented Britain’s Sharks and Britain’s Whales and has also hosted Secret Britain since 2015.
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Who is Ellie Harrison’s partner Matthew Goodman?
Matthew Goodman is a GP from Brighton.
He previously dated This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby.
Ellie and Matt have been together for 12 years.
Last year Ellie revealed that she underwent a painful scarring procedure on her arm to express her dedication to Matt.
The couple have two daughters – Red, 8, and Lux, 7, and a two-year-old son.
Countryfile hosts Ellie Harrison and Matt Baker take a candlelit bath together