Former ITV News presenter Julia Somerville gets an OBE

Julia Somerville
Julia Somerville has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours. Credit: Press Association

Former ITV News newsreader Julia Somerville has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours.

The 65-year-old, who was a regular face on nightly news bulletins for almost three decades, was commended for her work chairing the Advisory Committee on the Government Art Collection.

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