Tammany Robin Stone is popular as the wife of the BBC’s Rural Affairs Correspondent, Tom Heap. But she didn’t enjoy the social spotlight that came along with it. She has often expressed her “reluctance” to appear on programs she was invited to, including her husband’s BBC segments.
Get to know her more as this Tammany Robin Stone Wiki proceeds.
Meet Tammany Robin Stone, Tom Heap’s Wife
Tammany Robin Stone and Tom Heap have celebrated almost 3 decades of married life. The two were married in 1992 and went on to live as husband/wife in Napton-on-the-Hill south of Coventry with their children.
Although the name of Tammany’s kids were kept private, they were once addressed in 2006 when Tom was working on a show called Slash Your Bills.
As for Tammany, she has once appeared on her husband’s show Countryfile. The episode was all about fishing focusing on the impact of fishing supplies and the restaurants being shut down. And it was illustrated by Tom, Tammany, and their number three son having a little BBQ in the back garden. Though it was a fleeting appearance, Tammany was reluctant about being on the show.
Tom later joked that their cat Plum has made more appearances on the show. “She’s called Plum and she even got a speaking role at one point when (the cat) miaowed. She’s been on the program maybe three or four times,” he added.
Overall, the husband-wife duo was very compatible. They shared common perspectives and respected the disparate ones. For instance, the two both were plastic-free world supporters. They stopped using plastic water bottles and replaced them with glass bottles or cans.
Tammany Robin Stone Age
Tammany Robin Stone was born in December 1964. That made her 57 years of age in 2021; two years older than her husband Tom.
Corrpesding to her birthday, she could be either of Sagittarius or Capricorn zodiac.
Tammany Robin Stone Job
Tammany Robin is the beneficial owner of Checked Shirt TV Limited. Reportedly, she formed the company with Thomas John Gillespie Heap in February 2012 and started working there as its director/secretary.
Also, it was reported that Tammany had at least £29,054 shareholder value in one of her accounts at the time.
If you’re wondering if she has ever appeared on many TV shows besides Countryfile then the answer is “no”. On the other hand, Tom has spent over 2 decades working with BBC. He has been the reporter for Panorama, Costing the Earth, Good Morning Britain, BBC News at Six, BBC One O’Clock News, and many more. Furthermore, Tom was the one who created and presented BBC Radio’s flagship climate change podcast 39 Ways to Save the Planet.
But Tom initially started his career at Sky News as a sound man and worked his way up through the BBC News Trainee scheme to BBC News Correspondent specializing in Rural Affairs, Science and the Environment.
His first job with the BBC was as a regular presenter on Countryfile, specializing in the more investigative films.
In 2003, Tom then led a broadcasting team to cover the 50th anniversary of the ascent of Mount Everest ‘Everest Live’ for the BBC with regular broadcasts and hosted a live 30-minute program from the base camp.
Outside broadcasting, Tom was just your regular host mixing authority and humor to deliver a memorable event.
Tom is also a supporter and ambassador for the international conservation charity Whitley Fund for Nature and a founder of The Western Front Way, creating a path for peace along the Western Front.
When he wasn’t working, Tom lived to ride bikes, chop wood, watch films, grow chilies, and bodge carpentry.
Is Tammany Robin Stone On Instagram?
No, Tammany Robin Stone wasn’t on Instagram. We couldn’t find her on any social media as of 2021, including her Tom’s IG @tomheapmedia.
As mentioned before, Tammany didn’t entertain her husband’s limelight. She liked to keep her and the life of her children away from the media.
Where Was Tammany Robin Stone Born?
Tammany was born and raised in the UK.
We have no information about her side of the family, but her in-laws are no mystery. Her parents-in-law are Dr. John Arnfield Heap and Margaret Grace Gillespie Spicer. They were married on 10 September 1960.
As for her sisters-in-law, she has two: Sarah James Heap and Alice Margaret Heap.
Sarah married Leonard Joseph Byatt while Alice went on to marry Andrew Richard Ginger in 1988 and after their divorce in 1992, she secondly married, Neil Michael Gough.
How Tall Is Tammany Robin Stone?
Tammany is above 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm) in height. She is supposedly around the same height as her husband Tom.