From investigating paranormal activity, to hosting debates on BBC1’s The Heaven and Earth Show, Simon Biagi’s TV career certainly hasn’t been boring! Known for being GMTV’s first weatherman, Simon’s presented weather from a bathtub of milk…

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  1. carole mclean-smith February 7, 2009 at 5:25 pm -  Reply

    Simon darling
    I am a fashion model in Glasgow and did a fashion show with you in Turnbury Hotel for Frasers, years ago. Y ou were such a gentleman, helping us move the rails etc and I’ll never froget how nice you were/are!!! I am so pleased you are doing so well, what about a picture on the web of your lovely wife and perfect children? Hope you get this, Im not good with computers, since I am so good with everything else.!!!! By the way, I am a genuine spiritual medium and paranormal and reincarnation are my subjects. Lots of Love. CAROLE MCLEAN-SMITH

  2. Susan Winn March 13, 2009 at 12:36 am -  Reply

    Hi Simon
    Really pleased to see you and Kathy regularly hosting the morning show. I love the buzz of the show and the way we get a flavour of the day. Great!
    Oh, I suapect your roving reporting is just a cover and that you are really a spook.
    Sue Winn

  3. Nikki Stanescu March 17, 2009 at 3:47 pm -  Reply

    I would buy a laptop if I could work out what it is! My PC is 5 or more years old and so slow. I can go and make a cup of tea b4 I even get online.

  4. Christine March 27, 2009 at 8:12 am -  Reply

    Dear Simon
    My brother has had keyhole surgery on both his knees (at different times) and although it was slightly uncomfortable, it takes no time at all to get over it. He stayed in hospital overnight, drove himself back from the hospital and was back at work after a few days. Dont worry. You will be fine.
    Kind regards
    Christine, Middlesex

  5. Joan May 23, 2009 at 2:38 pm -  Reply

    Hello Simon – I have just left a message on Kathy’s blog page to let her know that she and you are my very favourite presenters. You are both great on The Morning Show – I watch it every day, you make a very good team.
    God Bless you and your family and the kitty cats.
    Joan x
    (in Nottingham)

  6. Eleri Davies June 28, 2009 at 10:57 pm -  Reply

    Hello there Simon
    So glad to hear that Scooby is doing well – having a Cat myself that I love to bits I’d have paid any ammount for a Vet’s bill like yourself, hope the chickens are doing well my Parents have 4 and love getting fresh eggs when I visit.
    All the best

  7. Amy September 29, 2009 at 9:16 pm -  Reply

    Hello Simon
    i was on the yankee candle show today at 5pm? Amy from Nottingham with baby lily?
    i just want to thank you for being so kind and wonderful to me when i was talking. It’s made my day that i am on the website so i can show my family and friends!
    Thank you and QVC!!!! :) xxxxx

  8. barbara October 12, 2009 at 3:47 pm -  Reply

    Simon the thought of you rubbing Gatineax or some such into your hens to make their poor little feathers come thro feeling better and eggs a tad better !! or was it the eggs you were going to rub in the.. Oh no simon shells are porous so they would taste of the cream not quite right I think…
    with all best wishes and hugs to the QVC family.
    Barbara x(in bedland since last November due to an accident boo hoo :-))xx)

  9. Marion Bristow November 10, 2009 at 4:28 pm -  Reply

    Dear Simon, Showed your mystery flower to my husband Ken & he went to one of our many books and believes it to be a Zephyranthes grandiflora (Late summer to early autumn flowering bulb with narrowly strap-shaped, semi errect, basal leaves. Each stem bears a funnel-shaped, pink flower, held almost errect. H20-30cm.) What a beauty yours looks.
    I have been busy today!! Christmas shopping on QVC (who needs to go round crowded shops in this weather when (being retired) we can shop from the comfort of home.
    Love to all at QVC X

  10. Irene Macdonald November 11, 2009 at 6:37 pm -  Reply

    Hi Simon,
    I’m an enthusiastic but not terribly experienced gardener really but I think your mystery flower looks like an alstroemeria.

  11. Simon Biagi November 12, 2009 at 2:35 pm -  Reply

    Dear Marion
    Zephyranthes grandiflora was a fine try but the flower stem is much, much thicker than the Zephyranthes. Think in terms of an Amaryllus. have another go Ken!

  12. Simon Biagi November 12, 2009 at 2:37 pm -  Reply

    Dear Irene
    I still have some Alstomeria in flower in my garden but they are alot smaller than my mystery plant and they have been out all summer, this one just started so that’s the big clue!.
    Simon X

  13. mrs elizabeth kinley November 13, 2009 at 6:19 pm -  Reply

    Hi Simon
    I think your plant is an crinum powellii ,its fragrant ,likes a sunny position and is half hardy. love your shows and all of qvc ,i have done most of my christmas shopping from qvc .Happy Christmas to all the staff at qvc

  14. Simon Biagi November 16, 2009 at 2:34 pm -  Reply

    Not the Crinum powelli but a good guess,and not an Alsomeria (they ahve been flowering in my garden for months now but this flower has only just appeared). The Zephyranthes grandiflora sounds splendid but once again more of a summer flowering plant and probably more fragrant than my Autumn Flower. Keep guessing.

  15. Peter Chittenden November 17, 2009 at 1:31 pm -  Reply

    Hellow Simon. Thought your plant was similar to an Amaryllis but didn’t
    call in. It is from the same family I have discovered by Googling. Hayloft sell the bulb in the spring so perhaps a word with Richard Jackson as I am sure there are many people who would be interested now you have drawn it to our attention. It appears it grows best in Cornwall Ireland and Scotland so don’t know why or how yours is doing so well in the South!! Happy Christmas to you and your family. Peter

  16. Marion Piggott November 29, 2009 at 12:04 am -  Reply

    Hi Simon,
    I’ve always wanted to chat to you about the Click Free back up you recommend so highly, I don’t mind at all if you don’t put my comment up but it’s just something I’ve always thought but never had the opportunity to say. I don’t like the idea at all, it seems to take control rather than you having control of your back up. Plus I don’t like the fact that it doesn’t back up programmes as well as files, when the guest says you don’t need to back up your programmes that isn’t true. Nowadays most programmes are downloaded from the Internet, my Norton, my PSP and numerous other programmes have been downloaded and are backed up by me on arrival. If you have to have a separate back up ie DVD or external HD for them it kind of defeats the object.
    As for people saying they’ve never backed up it amazes me from my first computer eons ago when I only had a floppy disk for recording I’ve always backed up. I do it every couple of days, at the moment on DVD’s, eventually I will buy a external HD but it won’t be one that takes away my control. I like to control my PC not the other way around LOL

  17. Simon Biagi November 30, 2009 at 1:50 pm -  Reply

    Hi Marion
    I suppose the point we are trying to emphasize with the click free back up is that you don’t HAVE to take control if you don’t want to. You can of course configure it to use it as a straight forward hard drive and choose what things to deposit on it yourself. With regard to programs: generally you will either have the disc or the rights to download another copy (if that’s how you got the program in the first place) should anything happen and you need to re install. You can of course back up programs too, although this isn’t done as standard.
    Thank you for your feedback, it will give me new questions to ask the guest the next time we present click free!

  18. tracey December 3, 2009 at 1:57 pm -  Reply

    hello simon , just been watching you on steiff bears and heard you say the year wrong its TWENTY 10, TWENTY 11 and so on,you wouldnt say that the battle of hastings was in one thousand and sixty six its ten66, apart from that you are fantastic and wish you and your family a very happy christmas love tracey in scotland

  19. Jennifer Beresford February 26, 2010 at 9:27 pm -  Reply

    Hi Simon,
    Dont want to embarrass you but I think I remember you presenting the weather,I think for Granada TV.It was your first day and you were so nervous.It was some years ago.You are still as handsome and charming as you were then and do a splendid job as presenter.There is no hint of nerves now and you are so knowledgeable about the items you present. Love to watch your shows. love jen

  20. Yvonne Beattie May 20, 2010 at 2:18 am -  Reply

    HI Simon
    I’ve just watched the repeat of the canon camera/ video where you put the blonde wig on – I couldn’t stop laughing!!! Absolutely brilliant!! Dale’s face was a picture – you looked like ‘Rod Stewart’ gone wrong!
    I also remember you from pre QVC/TV days. I have a brochure for a kilt shop in Glasgow- and you’re one of the models! Have to say you haven’t changed a bit! Think I’ll need to send it in to QVC for your next anniversary show!
    Fab watching you – top stuff!!

  21. Nikki Stanescu May 21, 2010 at 12:05 am -  Reply

    Hi Simon,
    How are you coping with your diabetes? You look healthy and energetic. When you were presenting travel programmes you mentioned being on insulin.
    Well done keep up the good work
    All the best
    Nikki and Baz Stanescu

  22. Simon Biagi May 21, 2010 at 2:40 pm -  Reply

    Hi Yvonne
    So you don’t think its worth me investing in a wig of my own???

  23. Simon Biagi May 21, 2010 at 2:43 pm -  Reply

    Hi Nikki an Baz
    Yes I am insulin dependent and have been on insulin for over 25 years. This are ok but as I get older the control becomes harder so I have to work at it a little bit more. However I always try to think of the positives and it has never stopped me doing anything I want to so I am lucky!
    Thanks so much for asking and saying I look healthy….. after finishing so late in the night I sometimes think I look a bit scary (old and tired)!!
    Simon X

  24. Martin forbes September 4, 2010 at 1:29 pm -  Reply

    Hi simon.
    First time of writing to you.
    hope you are well iamnot bad.
    i was watching an old grampian tv seies from 1996 called the glorious north it was afour part from glasis castle do you remember it you were much younger.

  25. Jennifer Harris August 22, 2012 at 8:07 pm -  Reply

    Hi Simon,
    I was lucky enough to be one of the lucky winners in the ticket ballot to receive an invitation to the QVC A/w 2012 fashion show.
    I had a fabulous time and had the pleasure of meeting you (I was the tall black woman who arrived slightly late). I thought you and Kathy & all the models were lovely. The event was beautifully organised and you were utterly charming. Keep up the good work.
    Kind regards
    Jenny Harris

  26. PHL September 12, 2012 at 12:49 pm -  Reply

    Hi Simon,
    Hope you are well. I’ve just heard you say that you used to mop hospital floors….( Vax presentation…I’m currently bound to the sofa following a knee arthroscopy !!!! )
    I remember your ward orderly activities during your student days, always smiling and helful. I also worked with your Father…. a marvellous man….bit of a legend…like mine.
    Kind Regards

  27. jillrycroft@hotmail.co.uk January 22, 2013 at 12:02 pm -  Reply

    Hi Simon
    Great to see you and Kathy on the morning show and well done for getting the Morning Show competition back on air, really starts the day off although I’ve never been lucky enough to called back but it’s always great fun to see if I can get the answer right.
    Keep it up – Jillx

  28. lynda winter December 5, 2013 at 12:18 pm -  Reply

    You are a great presenter you can talk about anything and never talk over other people wish you where on more often. Kind requards Lynda winter.

  29. Susan Newbery March 8, 2014 at 12:03 am -  Reply

    Good Morning Simon, I was wondering if you could do me a favour please. As you are on air with Richard Jackson on Saturday 7th March, could you please ask him what the ratio of Lawn Magic to water is please. My label has come off, so I do not know how much to use. Thank you so much. With kind regards Susan Newbery .

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