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Fearne Cotton
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Cotton at the 2014 Ambassador for Tesco Mum of the Year Awards
Born 3 September 1981 (1981-09-03) (age 40)
Nationality British
Education Haydon School
Occupation Radio and television presenter
voice-over artist
Years active 1998–present
Employer BBC Radio 1
Predecessor Jo Whiley
Successor Incumbent
Partner(s) Jesse Jenkins (fiancé)
Parent(s) Lin and Mick Cotton
Relatives Bill Cotton (first cousin, twice removed, dead)

Fearne Cotton (born 3 September 1981) is an English television and radio presenter. She is known for presenting a number of popular TV programmes such as Top of the Pops and the Red Nose Day telethon. Cotton joined BBC Radio 1 in September 2005. In 2007, she became the first regular female presenter of BBC Radio 1's Chart Show. She now presents BBC Radio 1's weekday mid-morning programme. In 2008 Cotton moved to the United States to present The Guinness Book of Records - Live. In 2015, Cotton returned to children’s television by voicing a Voice Trumpet in the 2015 reboot of Teletubbies.

Preceded by
Ben Shephard
Host of The Xtra Factor
2007
Succeeded by
Holly Willoughby
Media offices

Preceded by
JK & Joel
BBC Radio One
Chart Show Presenter
w/Reggie Yates

2007–2009
Succeeded by
Reggie Yates
Preceded by
Jo Whiley
BBC Radio One
Mid-Morning Show Presenter

2009–Present
Succeeded by
Incumbent
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