Carol Kirkwood Biography
Scottish weather presenter, Carol Kirkwood is popular all around the world for her work on BBC Breakfast and Victoria Derbyshire. Recently in 2015, she took part in the famous television reality show, "Strictly Come Dancing" where she stood 10th. Born as Carol MacKellaig in Morar, Inverness-shire, Scotland, the United Kingdom to Malcolm MacKellaig, Carol was raised in a middle-class family. She holds a Scottish nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Before she got married, Carol was having a romantic love affair with many boyfriends. However, after she engaged with her life partner Jimmy Kirkwood she eventually got married and was living a well-wed life with him. As a loving spouse, they didn't welcome any children but they did live a healthy married life. As a married couple they lived together for about 25 years but unfortunately, recently their news about their divorce became public.
After graduating from Lochaber High School, Carol attended Napier College of Commerce and Technology and she earned her Bachelor's of Arts in Commerce from there. She then joined BBC News. However, some years later she left the BBC and then began working in the recruitment office and then she also worked as a training consultant.
Again in 1993, she joined BBC News and began working as a freelance presenter. She has been acting as the main presenter of the BBC Breakfast since 2013. As per the latest researches on Carol's financial aspect, her net worth is estimated to be around $13 Million. Her annual salary is also assumed to be in million.Edit
Born in Morar, Invernessshire, Scotland
Born as Carol MacKellaig in Morar, Invernessshire, Scotland, United Kingdom to Malcolm MacKellaig, Carol was raised in middle class family. She is Scottish and is of white ethnicity. She is of average height but she finds it quite difficult to maintain her weight.Edit
Married to Jimmy Kirkwood
Before she got married, Carol was linked having love affairs with lots of people. However, those rumors were proved wrong as she got married to Jimmy Kirkwood. As a loving spouse they didn't welcome any children but they did live a healthy married life.Edit
Rejoined BBC as a freelance presenter
Soon after graduation from Napier College of Commerce and Technology, she joined BBC News. However, some years later she left the BBC. Again in 1993, she joined BBC News and began working as a freelance presenter.Edit
Joined BBC News as a weather presenter
After taking some training at the Met Office, she permanently joined BBC News and then began presenting the weather news since April 1998. She was also seen in several others BBC shows like BBC World News and BBC News at Six.Edit
Won Best TV Weather Presenter
In 2003, she was honored with the best TV Weather Presenter of the year by the the TRIC award. That was not the only year she won this award, she has been honored with this award for six times.Edit
Divorced with Jimmy Kirkwood
Beautiful lady with sexy physique Carol MacKellaig got married to a wealthy businessman Jimmy Kirkwood in 1990. As a married couple they lived together for about 25 years but recently their news about their divorce became public.Edit
Received an Honorary Fellowship
It’s been a while she has been dedicating her life as a television presenter and broadcaster. On 17th of November 2015, she received one prestigious honor and that was Honorary Fellowship from HRH Princess Anne. She was honored with this award for her contributions to broadcasting.Edit
Net Worth around $15 Million
Carol as a journalist earns a good sum of money. She has worked with several major news networks. As of 2017, her net worth is estimated to be $13 Million. Though her exact salary is not known, it is estimated to be in millions.Edit