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Relationship Timeline Of Hilary Bird

Husband : Simon Mayo
Hilary Bird Married To Simon Mayo In 1986.

Award-winning, Simon Mayo's wife, Hilary Bird, is also a BBC researcher who has worked for Canon Roger Royle as a producer on BBC Radio 2. She has also served on Good Morning Sunday (1987 to 1990) on Don Maclean, and on Action Line on Radio Nottingham in 1984. Whereas since 1982, Mayo has worked for BBC Radio. Since March 2019, he has been presenting the mid-morning program on Scala Radio from Mondays to Saturdays from 10 am – 1 pm.

Bird was born somewhere in the United Kingdom, but the exact date of birth remains private. She holds British citizenship and belongs to the white ethnicity. As per her education, she studied at the London Metropolitan University with a major in Fine Art.

Blissful Married Life of Hilary Bird 

The married duo, Hilary Bird, and her husband, Simon Mayo, who is a renowned TV presenter, are living a joyful marital relationship together. This lovely couple, Hilary and Simon, have been happily married for about 33 years now.

Hilary Bird and
Source: Hilary Bird's Married to Award-Winning Presenter, Simon Mayo
Source: Telegraph .co.uk

After dating for New Year, the long-term couple exchanged vows on Saturday 11 October 1986. The duo, Bird and Mayo, married at a private ceremony. 

Their wedding was held in Burton Joyce, Nottinghamshire at St Helen's Church. Since that day, the two led a happy relationship with no sign of divorce.

Hilary & Simon Proud Parents of Three

The twosome is blessed with three children from their loving marriage, who are now all mature. They have two sons, Joe Mayo, and Ben Mayo, and one daughter, Natasha Mayo. Likewise, Natasha is an actress who starred in the British thriller Breakdown in 2016.

Simon Mayo and Bilary Hild have Three Children Together
Image: Simon Mayo with Muswell Hill Primary School's Student
Source: Muswell Hill Primary

At the current time, the whole family resides in London together.

The Net Worth of Hilary Bird

Hilary has summoned an enormous amount of sum from her career as a reporter. The exact amount of her net worth is not mentioned anywhere, but it is valued to be $300 thousand as of 2020. Well, she also admires the profession she is in and someday will reach the status where Rob Schmitt and Johnny Gilbert are today.

Now Bird's working as a researcher for BBC Radio. According to Glassdoor, the average salary for a BBC Radio researcher is $65,447, so Hilary probably brings home in the same amount.

Husband, Simon's Total Fortune

On the other hand, her husband, Simon Mayo, is an English radio presenter and author who has an estimated net worth of $1 Million. Mayo is recognized as one of the highest-paid BBC radio DJs in the United Kingdom. And, he reportedly makes the salary in the range from 427,385 to 488,440

Similarly, another journalist is also making a good fortune during his presenting career. In addition, Simon hosted Radio 2 Breakfast Show, Simon Mayo Drivetime, Radio 1 mid-mornings, BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Radio 2, and so on.

Photo: Simon Mayo and JoJo Moyes 
Source: BBC.co.uk

 In 2008 the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards honored him as the Radio Broadcaster of the Year. Apart from his BBC career, Simon, 61, is also the author of several books, including Blame, Confessions, Itch trilogy, and others.

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