Helen Curran hails from Sandycove in Co. Dublin. She went to Loreto Abbey Dalkey from the age of 4 right up to her Leaving Cert. She then went on to do a BA in Irish and Information Technology in UCD.

While studying in UCD, Helen started working in RTÉ on various shows such as Don't Feed the Gondolas, The Den, Podge & Rodge but became a Continuity Announcer in 1997. Helen also worked in Marketing for 3 years while working freelance in RTÉ but came back to her true love of TV in 2002 and has been full-time ever since.

She started presenting the weather in June of 2003 and continues to work as a Continuity Announcer, so if you recognise the voice, you can now put a face to her on our weather bulletins!

Helen is married to Steve Curran. They have two children - a son Conor who is 4 and Ella who is 17 months. They also have a Golden Retriever Odie who is 8. Helen is also a self confessed Grammar Fiend so mind where you put your apostrophes!