Nick Martin Biography
Nick Martin is a multi award winning media personality serving as Sky News’ politics and people correspondent. He is also news correspondent for Sky News. Previously, he was a correspondent at Channel 4.
Nick Martin Age
He is 43 years old. He was born in 1978 in Newcastle.
Nick Martin Height
He is tall in stature. However his height is undisclosed.
Nick Martin Nationality
Martin is British by nationality.
Nick Martin Education
He studied journalism at Darlington College of Journalism.
Nick Martin Parents
Martin is a proud Northerner. When he was born his dad worked in the shipyards on the Tyne, helping to design and build aircraft carriers and oil tankers. He had worked his way up from apprentice in the 1960s to draughtsman.
1970s was a period of huge social and economic change – a period that would cause untold damage to the North, its industry, its people and especially its men. By the time the 1990s came along, shipbuilding, mining, steel production and coal had been pretty much obliterated. People like Martin’s father were either unemployed, working abroad or had managed to cling on to work locally.
“My dad struggled to find regular work, accepting short term contracts and working six days a week,” Martin said.
“In March 1995, at the age of 48, my dad collapsed and died in front of me. I was 16.”
Me, my dad and why I’m proud to be a northerner https://t.co/LNP0yNNhLM
— Nick Martin (@NickMartinSKY) May 30, 2018
Nick Martin Siblings
He has an elder brother called Neil Mar. He was born in 1974.
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Nick Martin Wife
He is married and he has a family. However he has managed to keep his family away from the limelight.
Nick Martin Sky News
Martin is Sky News’ people and politics correspondent since September 2018. He is interested in how decisions made by politicians affect the lives of people in Britain.
He’s also a news correspondent since February 2011. As a news correspondent he has reported from around the world on some of the biggest global stories of the last two decades, including the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, three presidential elections as well as natural disasters.
Nick has made documentaries on a wide range of issues from Mexico’s drug cartels, terrorism and the threat posed by plastics in the oceans. In 2021, he was named Specialist Journalist of the Year by the Royal Television Society for his reporting of the COVID-19 pandemic. He was also the winner of Story of the Year at Foreign Press Association Awards and Royal Television Society Award winner in 2004 and 2005.
He’s been a journalist for 25 years having left school at 16 to join his local newspaper.
Nick Martin Salary and Net Worth
His salary and net worth is under review.
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