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|Dame Alice Beer|
17 May 1965 |
A trained journalist, Beer's first job in 1987 was as a secretary on the BBC programme That's Life!. She subsequently progressed to being a researcher, then a producer, on Kilroy and Gloria Live. From 1992 until 1999 she was co presenter on the BBC consumer programme Watchdog with Anne Robinson.
After leaving Watchdog she appeared on shows such as Healthcheck, Face Value and Real Rakeovers, as well as reporting for programmes such as Holiday and Summer Holiday. She has also appeared as herself on Bremner, Bird and Fortune.
Between December 2004 and February 2005, she presented a promotional video for Top Up TV. The looped film ran 19 hours each day on the Top Up TV Sampler channel. The channel was replaced by Xtraview before closing altogether in September 2005.
Beer currently does Daily Deals features on This Morning.
- "BBC unveils details of radio station to replace ailing GLR". Campaign (magazine).
- "English TV presenter forced to apologise over Irish famine 'joke'". Irish Independent.
- Beer, Alice (11 December 2009). "Why I'm taking my children's Christmas presents back to the shop!". Daily Mail.
- "Ambassadors". CLIC Sargent.