Carol Kirkwood | Biography

Posted On: 27 Apr, 2014


Carol Kirkwood | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth May 29, 1962
Age 55 Years 3 Month(s)
Nationality British
Profession Weather Presenter
Husband/Spouse Jimmy Kirkwood (ex-husband)
Boyfriend Not Yet
Ethnicity English, White
Divorced? Yes
Married Yes (Divorced)
Children/Kids N/A
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Body Measurements 36-27-36 (approx.)
Net Worth $4.5 Million dollar (approx.)
Height 5 feet 10 inches
Weight N/A

Carol Kirkwood is a Scottish weather forecaster and presenter born on May 29, 1962, in Morar, Inverness-shire. She is currently employed at Met Office.

Kirkwood is best known for forecasting weather for BBC Breakfast. Her birth name is Carol MacKellaig. She worked as a Girls Guide and supported herself, as her family was involved in Hotel business. She has white ethnicity and belongs to Scottish nationality.

She was enrolled at Lochaber High School in Fort William. Later, she joined Edinburg’s Napier University where she completed BA in commerce.  After her graduation, she joined the BBC’s Secretarial Reserve in London.

Then she left the corporation and subsequently started working as an associate director in recruitment and as a training consultant for management consultancy. She then rejoined the BBC at Elstree Studios training department in 1993 as a freelance presenter; there she presented a bi-monthly program Talking Issues for HTV West.

Kirkwood joined the new UK operation of The Weather Channel in 1996, but after it had closed down in January 1998, she underwent training under the guidance of the BBC at the Met Office, before joining BBC News as a weather presenter.

She has appeared regularly on various shows including BBC One, BBC News, BBC World News, BBC Red Button and the BBC News at Six. She has been the main weather presenter on BBC Breakfast since 2008.

Kirkwood has also been presenting live forecasts as part of the BBC's coverage of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships along with Dan Corbett and Susan Powell since 2005.

Later in 2011, Carol became a co-presenter of BBC One's The Great British Weather. She also appeared on a BBC One's Tv series ‘Would I Lie to You?’, in 2011.

She won the TRIC award for best TV Weather Presenter five times in 2003, 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013. Since 2007, she has been the presenter of The Weather Show and the reporter for BBC1's The One Show.

Her age now is 54 years old, but she looks so young, energetic and glowing that she looks ten years younger than she is. She believes in staying fit and healthy and follows a regular exercise as well as healthy diet regime. She is enriched with hot and curvy waist with long and slender legs.

Once Carol had her news colleagues Susanna Reid and Bill Turnbull in hysterics after an unexpected glitch while hosting her weather forecast. This happened as she clicked her clicker twice accidently.

She has a tall sexy body with the height of 5 feet 10 inches (approx.). She can easily carry off any look with high confidence. Her breast, waist, and hip measurements are an example of the extremely sexy body.

The fakes picture of her boobs and tits are published on various networking sites, but all of these scandals are false. But, she wears dresses that frequently expose her cleavage. She hasn’t been open about her bra size till date.

Talking about her personal life, Carol was married to her husband, Jimmy Kirkwood. They were living a blissful life, and the couples were not blessed with a happiness of children.

Although, she remained married for almost twenty-two years but later the couples decided to divorce. It was such a great tragedy for, her at that time, but she overcame that grief beautifully.

Currently, she is single and puts her personal life a secret with the media. Therefore, it is not known, whether she is having an affair with other or not. It is also unknown whether she has a boyfriend or not.

Information on Carol's personal as well as professional life can be easily found on various sites. She also has her Twitter account. If you want to know her updates, you can follow her on her Twitter as well as Facebook account.

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You can also see her short biography can also be known through the wiki.


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