A Place in the Sun: Where are the show’s former presenters now?
Check out the status of the presenters who left the show
A place in the sun first aired over 20 years ago, and it appears the show’s popularity has only grown in the past two decades. But have you ever wondered where the presenters who left the show are now? Read on to find out …
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Amanda Lamb was one of the show’s first presenters when it launched in the early 2000s. After leaving the series, Amanda continued to host her own real estate show on More4 called Sale of houses with Amanda Lamb. She announced in 2020 that she will present a new show titled My house without a mortgage This year.
Amanda Lamb was one of the first faces in the series.
These days, Amanda is enjoying her own place in the sun in southern Italy. The presenter fell in love with a medieval apartment she was showing to potential buyers while filming the show in Puglia. She lives there with her two daughters, Willow Rose and Lottie, whom she shares with her ex-husband Sean McGuinness.
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Sara Damergi joined the show in 2012, but left only two years later when she announced that she was pregnant with her first child. Now a mom of two, Sara has moved on to the daytime show Coast Vs Country and presents his own podcast titled Pirates of life with his co-star Kerr Drummond.
Sara Damergi appeared in the series between 2012 and 2015
Luke Doonan hosted the show in 2012 and 2013 after a successful stint on Channel Five Wright stuff as their resident real estate expert. These days Luke continues to have a passion for real estate and has appeared on the BBC’s and Talk Radio’s panels talking about all things housing. He recently created his own documentary titled The great social housing scam, which examines the reasons for the shortage of social housing in the UK.
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Adrian Simpson joined the popular Channel 4 show in 2014 after his appearances on Fight Britain, Police camera action! and Top speed. Today Adrian presents the night program on Sky News and runs a speech writing company, All Speeches Great and Small.
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Adrian Simpson presented the show in 2014 and 2015
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Sadly, Victoria Hollingsworth’s time on the show was cut short when she suffered life-changing injuries after a car accident on the spot in Spain left her with a broken back.
Tell about the accident Daily mail, the real estate guru said: âWe were rushing to film somewhere and as always on TV chasing daylightâ¦ We swerved and rolled down a bank. I was sitting behind the driver’s seat, which unfortunately for me took most of the impact. “
Today Victoria prefers to work behind the camera and is a freelance producer and investigative reporter for the BBC.
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