Helga van Leur departs after 20 years as a woman with RTL
Weerpresentatrice Helga van Leur departs after 20 years as a woman with RTL. On 30 June she is presenting for the last the weather.
“Twenty years ago, I started with RTL under the wings of Peter Timofeeff. I have a lot of can make and at least seven thousand weather reports done on television. I am happy that I can use my passion for the weather and climate in this way was able to share it with the people at home,” she said on RTL.
The next twenty years will Of Leur to delve into the communications on climate, sustainability and behaviour. “To further develop, sometimes you have to make space. And therefore I stop with the daily weerberichtgeving,” said the woman.
Of Leur began in 1997 with RTL 5 and then came round at RTL 4. In 1998, she was during an international congress peer-voted the best woman in the world.
In 2008, 2010 and 2012 was Of Leur by research firm GfK voted the most popular weerpresentator.