Norman Smith

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Journalist (1959)
Wed Aug 14 2019
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Who is Norman Smith?

Have your regular view of BBC News? Then you might be near with the name Norman Smith. He is an British journalist and BBC Assistant Political Editor. Likewise, in 2014, he became the Chief Political Correspondent of BBC News and its Assistant Political Editor.

Norman Smith was born on 30 April 1959 in Kensington, London. As of 2019, he is 60 years old. Smith holds British citizenship and belongs to white ethincity. Concering his education, he attended Oundle School and St Peter's College and later joined Oxford for further education.

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Image: George Osborne Prepares to Deliver the Budget.

Sparking his journalism career, Smith started his career in regional newspapers in Birmingham and Bristol.And then after in 1986, he started to work as a local radio reporter at BBC. In 1993, he became Parliamentary correspondent, broadcasting on BBC Radio 4 in Parliament today and yesterday.Likewise, he became Chief Political Correspondent for Radio 4 in 2010.

In July 2011, Norman was appointed for the BBC News channel to the position of Chief Political Correspondent replacing Laura Kuenssberg.

Since 2015, he has been a Victoria Derbyshire relief presenter on BBC Two and the BBC News Channel. Futhermore, he has also worked with many famous TV personalities Nick Robinson, Emily Maitlis, Mark Mardell, Kirsty Wark, Andrew Neil and many others.

Who is Norman Smith's Wife? Married Life

Norman Smith, BBC newsreader, has kept most of his personal lives in private or under the sleeves. Because of his secretiveness, this 60-year-old journalist has not revealed to the media or the public whether he is already married or not.

Besides, the previous and love affairs of Smith have always stayed limited to date, as he was never involved in any kinds of relationship. Seems, he is a workaholic and concentrating only on his profession instead of finding a perfect partner. In addition, he is a pet lovers where he owns a one dog.

Norman Smith with his dog
Image: Norman Smith with his dog.

For now, there is no indication of his possible wife as far as going through his social sites. So we can assume he is unmarried man and has no wife and kids yet.

Net Worth and Salary

Norman Smith earns a really good amount of cash as an Chief Political Correspondent of BBC News and its Assistant Political Editor. Although he hasn't revealed the precise quantity of his earning, his net worth is not less than a thousand dollars.

BBC's assistant political editor Norman Smith
Image: BBC's assistant political editor Norman Smith.

Smith is an British journalist and BBC Assistant Political Editor who is working for BBC for a long time. But till date, he hasn't shared the his salary to the media. But we can assume, his annual salary is roughly between £250,000 to £299,999 at BBC. Besides, there are no details about his home, cars and other properties.

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