Julia Bradbury


Julia Bradbury: ‘It's a sort of therapy for me to be able to share this’

In September, TV presenter Julia Bradbury joined Emma Barnett for her first broadcast interview since her breast cancer diagnosis. It took three separate assessments before the diagnosis was confirmed. She has since had a mastectomy and allowed the cameras to follow her story in an ITV documentary Julia Bradbury, Breast...
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10 Things You Didn’t Know about Julia Bradbury

Born and raised in the United Kingdom, Julia has become known to people all over the world through her work as a TV personality. Over the course of her career, Julia has become a fixture with both the BBC and ITV. Even though her road to success hasn’t always been easy, Julia has always found ways to persevere. Now, in 2022, she’s hoping to keep the momentum going and she’s already off to a great start. Although she has already accomplished lots of great things, Julia is nowhere near finished and her fans are excited to continue following her on her journey. Keep reading to learn 10 things you didn’t know about Julia Bradbury.

Julia Bradbury promotes specific fruit to ‘reduce cancer risk’ – what does evidence say?

Back in October, Julia shared a picture of herself in hospital, just after she had come out of surgery. The 51-year-old tweeted the pic alongside the caption saying that she had “overwhelming” anxiety before the operation, and she was sad to say that such a “brutal procedure” was necessary. Since being diagnosed with breast cancer in her left breast, the television star has encouraged others to check themselves, in case they find anything suspicious.

BBC Host Julia Bradbury Posts Topless Selfie Before Mastectomy

Julia Bradbury bravely said goodbye to her left breast with a shirtless selfie and a message of gratitude. The Irish-born BBC television presenter underwent an emergency mastectomy on Monday, sharing an inspiring Instagram post ahead of the procedure. Bradbury, 51, posted a photo of a topless mirror selfie, with the...

Julia Bradbury: ‘Skinny-shaming is a thing – and I was a target of it’

It was my friend Jenni Falconer who let me know that people were ‘going nuts for my bikini bod’. A few days earlier I’d gone on Instagram and posted two photographs from my garden in west London: one was a staycation snap that showed me lapping up the sunshine. I didn't think twice about posting it – I was wearing a bikini but it was just a head and shoulders shot, not really showing anything other than my big mirrored sunglasses, my collar bones and the gorgeous luminescence of the day. In the second post, two days later, I was sitting at my little garden table with my laptop in a cardboard box – a trick I use to stop the glare from the sun on the screen so that I can work outside.

Julia Bradbury

Julia Bradbury, 92, Robinson, died April 20, 2021, at Ridgeview Care Center in Oblong. She was born Jan. 20, 1929, in rural Oblong, the daughter of William & Elizabeth (Woods) VanWinkle, both of whom preceded her in death. She married John F. “Jack” Bradbury on May 28, 1947, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 20, 1999. She was also preceded in death by her son, Ronnie Bradbury; her brother, Leroy VanWinkle; and her sisters, Edna Mendenhall and Mayme B. Deatherage.