Derek Brockway presents the weather on Wales Today – BBC Wales’ flagship evening news programme.
Derek joined BBC Wales Today in September 1997 replacing Helen Willetts as the main weather presenter for BBC Wales. His role also includes presenting weather bulletins for BBC Radio Wales.
His first forecasting job was at Birmingham Weather Centre and then it was onto London where he had his first taste of TV, broadcasting on GMTV in 1996.
Derek is Welsh born and bred, brought up in the seaside town of Barry.
Name? Derek Brockway Age? 38 Where are you from? Barry, South Wales How did you get started in broadcasting? I was working as a forecaster for the Met Office in Birmingham in the summer of 1995 and had to do radio weather as part of…