Silverton was conceived in Waltham Abbey in Essex, England, the girl of Terry Silverton, a dark taxi driver-turned-enlisted hypnotherapist and Patricia Silverton. Silverton has two sisters, Claire and Amy. Silverton went to West Hatch High School in Chigwell, Essex, where she was a lesser swimming victor. She additionally contended in the triathlon. She was a Girl Guide and picked up the Queen’s Guide Award.
Silverton moved on from St. Cuthbert’s Society, a school at Durham University with a Bachelor of Science certificate in Psychology, having recently examined Arabic and Middle Eastern history for a year. anchors
Silverton worked for a London-based bank prior to turning into a columnist. She prepared with the BBC, taking a shot at Look North news prior to turning into a journalist and moderator at Tyne Tees Television.
She was a specialist on Channel 5’s The Wright Stuff. She likewise included on The Heaven and Earth Show, Big Strong Boys, and Weekend Breakfast on BBC Radio 5 Live, prior to joining BBC News.
In 2003, Silverton supposedly hit Rod Liddle, the previous proofreader of BBC Radio 4’s Today program, during a pilot for another political show. Liddle stated: “I offered a dumb remark about the handicapped which Kate appropriately protested
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From 2005 until December 2007, Silverton was a moderator on BBC News 24 and furthermore a customary help moderator for BBC Breakfast.
In December 2007, she was named as the moderator of the BBC News 8 p.m. rundown, a 90-second gather together of the news appeared on BBC One, which she introduced for a very long time. She introduced the BBC News at One from February to August 2008, while fundamental moderator Sophie Raworth was on maternity leave.
In February 2008, Silverton uncovered in a meeting in The Independent paper that she had been offered a primary moderator part for the relaunch of 5 News in 2007 which she declined.
BBC Scotland apologized to watchers in August 2010, after Silverton swore toward the finish of a news announcement on live TV. Watchers in Scotland were the main ones who heard the words. A representative for BBC Scotland stated: “Kate thought she was behind closed doors at that point. The mouthpieces hadn’t been blurred down and the misstep just went out in Scotland.”
Silverton took maternity leave in October 2011, and got back to the News at One in April 2012. Until May 2012, she was the agent moderator of the BBC News at One, introducing on Mondays and when fundamental moderator Sophie Raworth was inaccessible. Sian Williams later assumed control over this job. Silverton got back to the agent part in October 2013 to cover for Williams’ leave. Notwithstanding, Williams later left the BBC so Silverton recaptured her job.
Silverton got back to the BBC News in July 2015 after maternity leave, and was approved to BBC Radio 4. She got back from her secondment in April 2016.
Other BBC ventures
On 1 April 2008, close by the antiquarian Dan Snow, she introduced live inclusion of the festivals held at RAF Fairford for the 90th Birthday of the Royal Air Force. In 2008, Silverton joined the introducing group for Big Cat Diary on BBC One. She co-introduced inclusion of New Year Live on board HMS Belfast in London on 31 December 2008 on BBC One with Nick Knowles.
In April 2009, she showed up as a tutor in the BBC Two arrangement The Speaker, offering her recommendation on great narrating and public speaking.
In May 2009, she introduced a narrative called 10 Things You Need to Know About Sleep, which took a gander at various approaches to manage insomnia.
From 2010, she introduced the Sunday morning show on BBC Radio 5 Live, running from 09:30 to 11:00.
In June 2012, Silverton talked with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, who required an end to the executing of rhinos for their horns in Africa. Silverton has additionally gone about as a substitute moderator for the Radio Four arrangement Last Word.