Jon Donnison Biography
Jon Donnison is a media personality serving as BBC correspondent based in London. Previously, he was posted in Gaza and West Bank, Australia, USA and Egypt.
Jon Donnison Age
He hasn’t revealed his birthday. Therefore his age is unknown.
Jon Donnison Height
He is tall in stature however his height is undisclosed.
Jon Donnison Nationality
Donnison is British by nationality.
Jon Donnison Education
Jon went to school in Sheffield in South Yorkshire before doing a degree in French and Politics at the University of Edinburgh. He also studied Journalism at the University of Central Lancashire.
Jon Donnison Parents
There is no information about his parents and siblings. It is therefore not known whether he has siblings or not.
Jon Donnison Wife
Donnison is married and he has a family. However he has managed to keep his family away from the limelight.
“Hi Khakurel. I’m definitely a hound man but the missus tells me we have to get our baby before a dog! Baby is due in March so penciling in a pooch for 2015,” he replied when asked whether he is a cat or a dog person.
Jon Donnison BBC
Donnison is a BBC correspondent based in London. Previously, he was posted in Gaza and West Bank, Australia, USA and Egypt.
Jon has worked for the BBC for more than 15 years. He got his first reporter job at BBC Radio Sheffield. He also found himself in Sydney after following a circuitous route with postings in Gaza, Washington, Cairo and Sheffield.
Jon reported across the Middle East for three years and was awarded a Silver Sony Award for radio journalism of the year for his coverage of the 2012 Gaza/Israel War. He lived in New Zealand in 2000/1 where he worked as a presenter for Radio New Zealand. He is also a keen cyclist and in 2002 rode the entire 3,300km route of the Tour De France alongside the race, filing reports for BBC radio.
On 17th June 2013, after three years as the Gaza and West Bank correspondent Jon was appointed as the new Australia correspondent. Commencing his Sydney-based role in early August 2013, Donnison reported on the latest Australian political, cultural and business news for BBC World News and BBC.com, as well as the BBC’s news services within the UK.
Jon Donnison Salary and Net Worth
His salary and net worth is under review.
Jon Donnison Instagram
He does not have an Instagram account.