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Penny Tranter presents the Weather across all of the BBC’s news outlets.

Penny joined the BBC’s weather team in June 1992, making her first television appearance on November the 7th of that year. She now broadcasts across all BBC channels and also appeared on BBC TV’s Breakfast News in 1993 and 1998.

Penny Tranter was born in Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland.

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