Colin is the father of six lovely children. He got married to love of his life Joanna Roughton a long time ago. He is happy to have her as his loving wife and there is no any sign of them getting divorce. She is his only love affairs and his only girlfriend.
While Colin was pursuing his University education, he majored in English literature. With the completion of his higher education, he was offered a job at the Green Howards regiment as an infantry officer but rather than taking this job he joined Yorkshire Post as a journalist. Few years later he began working at The Observer and then at BBC. In 1997, he joined Sky News but before that he worked at ITV for several years. He is also famous for being the reporter to report from Iraq with coalition troops. He is also a great writer and an author of a book titled Sticking Up For Siblings. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary and his net worth is expected to be in millions.