Dame Esther Rantzen DBE

Presenting and journalist stalwart Dame Esther Rantzen has been a prominent figure on screen for the last four decades, receiving an OBE for her services to broadcasting in 1991. Arguably best known for presenting consumer magazine series That’s Life!, the show aired for 21 years, regularly drawing in over 18 million viewers.

A pioneer for the wellbeing of young people, Dame Esther founded counselling service Childline in 1986 for which she is currently President. Esther is a regular contributor to publications including The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Times where she often discusses the topics of family life, child welfare, and how we can support our future generations.