Hywel Griffith Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, BBC, Face Condition

Hywel Griffith

Hywel Griffith Biography

Hywel Griffith is a media personality serving as Wales correspondent for BBC News since September 2019. Previously, he was a Sydney correspondent for BBC News.

Hywel Griffith Age

He was born in Wales however he hadn’t revealed when he was born. Therefore his age is unknown.

Hywel Griffith Height

He is 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Hywel Griffith Nationality

Griffith holds Welsh nationality.

Hywel Griffith Education

Between 1989 and 1996, Hywel studied at Ysgol Uwchradd Aberteifi. He later joined the University of Bristol in 1996 and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in History in 1999.

In 2000, he received a Master’s Degree in Medieval History from Queens College, Cambridge.

Hywel Griffith Parents

Griffith was born and raised in Wales. However, there is no information about his parents and siblings. It is therefore not known whether he has siblings or not.

Hywel Griffith Wife

He has managed to keep his personal life private. It is therefore not known whether he is married, single, or in a relationship.

He hasn’t also revealed whether he has children or not.

Hywel Griffith BBC

Griffith joined the BBC in 2000 as a graduate trainee. In 2005, he took a placement with the BBC Wales Cardiff newsroom as Wales Health Correspondent. In 2012, he was appointed the Wales correspondent for BBC network news. This role has seen him report regularly across the BBC’s flagship news programmes such as the News at Six and News at Ten, as well as BBC Radio 4’s Today and PM programmes.


In 2016, he was appointed BBC news correspondent for Australia and New Zealand at its base in Sydney before carrying out reporting assignments across Europe, the USA, and the Caribbean. He returned to BBC Wales in 2019.

He has covered a huge range of stories, from murder trials to major international sporting fixtures, as well as several elections.

Hywel Griffith Face Condition

Hywel suffers from vitiligo, a skin condition. Vitiligo is a long-term condition where pale white patches develop on the skin. It is caused by a lack of melanin, which is the pigment in the skin. Vitiligo can affect any area of the skin, but it commonly happens on the face, neck, and hands, and in skin creases.

In Griffith’s case, the patches are visible on his face. However, he hasn’t opened up about whether any other part of his body is affected.

Hywel Griffith Salary and Net Worth

His annual salary ranges from $20,000 – $100,000. He also has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million – $5 million.

Hywel Griffith Social Media Accounts


He does not have an Instagram account.



Also, Read; Emma Vardy


Leave a Reply