Fern Britton was born on 17 July, 1957 in Ealing, London in England. She is a television presenter and has done most of her work with two of the most popular channels in England, ITV and BBC. Fern Britton worked in many reality shows like 'Ready Steady Cook', 'This Morning', and in a dancing reality show 'Strictly Come Dancing' where she paired with the professional dancer Artem Chigvintsev. Britton worked in 3 shows and serials. Britton was born in Ealing, London. She is the daughter of actor, Tony Britton and Ruth Hawkins. She went to Dr. Challoner's High School in Little Chalfont, Buckinghamshire. She got training for drama from The Central School of Speech and Drama. She is now working with the Cambridge Theatre Company. Britton started her broadcasting career in March 1980 in Plymouth.

Fern Britton worked at TVS in Southampton. Britton co-hosted with many TV personalities, in the news program, "Coast to Coast". She co-hosted the show with Fred Dineage. She also shared the stage in the television show, "Magic Moments" with Stefan Buczacki. In 2006, Britton presented the reality television show 'Soapstar Superstar'. She hosted the classical Brit Awards at the Royal Albert Hall and the British Soap Awards with her stage mate Phillip Schofield. Britton also co-presented ITV's famous show "Mr and Mrs. Britton", and has also worked in the famous TV series 'Fern Britton Meets'.

Britton also worked in advertisements for several companies and causes, which includes the appearance as herself in advertisements for Ryvita Minis. Britton's first husband was the famous TV executive Clive Jones. Britton got a divorce after a year of her marriage. She has four children. Britton had a fourth child from her second husband Phil Vickery. Britton believes in helping people in need. She worked for the charities and became a patron of the Genesis Research Trust, a charity, that is chaired by Professor Lord Winston. Britton also wrote novels, short-stories and non-fictional stories .She wrote 6 novels, 3 short-stories and 4 non-fictional stories.