Sarah-TraversSarah Travers was educated at Dominican College in her home town of Portstewart and went on to study journalism at the Nottingham-Trent University. After a brief spell with a commercial radio station in Leicester, she joined the BBC starting at BBC Radio Foyle in 1995 before moving to the Belfast newsroom in 1997 were she worked as a journalist and a news reader on BBC Radio Ulster.

A move into TV a couple of years later saw Sarah take up a presenter position with the BBC Newsline team. She currently presents a range of bulletins and programmes throughout the week.

She is also a regular face on BBC Newsline’s flagship 6.30 programme. Every Thursday Sarah also fronts the popular Family Focus slot within the 6.30 programme.

Sarah is from Portstewart and she still lives there with her family.

In her spare time Sarah enjoys getting out in the fresh air on the north coast and spending some quality family time with her partner and two children.