Alison Comyn Biography
Alison Comyn is an Irish journalist, she currently works at Sky News and hosts Sky World News. She previously worked at UTV in Ireland as a news anchor on weekday news. She also hosted current affairs programmes Ireland Live news and Ireland Live news at 10.
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Comyn is a journalist and broadcaster for Irish television. Presenting Sky World News on Sky News at the moment and occasionally Sunrise with Stephen Dixon Between January 2015 until January 2017, she served as the news anchor for the weekday news and current affairs shows Ireland Live news and Ireland Live news at 10 on UTV Ireland. For its 2016 coverage of Brexit, it was awarded the IFTA for Best News Program.
Comyn has previously produced content for RTÉ, the BBC, Sky News, and Channel 4. She covered local, political, criminal justice, and current affairs issues for Independent Newspapers prior to joining UTV Ireland. She also wrote the “Comyn Sense” column. She worked as a news anchor and reporter for Newsline on BBC Northern Ireland and Sky News Ireland.
She co-hosted the national holiday show on BBC1 with Jill Dando, Carol Smillie, and Craig Doyle from 1997 to 2000. For two weeks in April 2017, she served as the host of RTÉ Radio 1’s Liveline show for RTE.
She had previously worked as a reporter and news anchor for News line on BBC Northern Ireland and Sky News Ireland. She worked as a reporter for self-supporting Newspapers in addition to UTV Ireland, covering regional, national, and international news as well as “Comyn Sense.”
Comyn has expertise hosting business and charitable events for a variety of organizations, including Bord Gais, Threshold, the University of Limerick, and Concern, to name a few. She also owns Alison Comyn Communications, which offers professional development courses in communication and presenting techniques as well as personal impact & branding. She has worked in the media for more than 25 years.
Sky News is a free-to-air news organization and television station in the United Kingdom. Sky News is made available online and through a radio news service. It is owned by Comcast’s Sky Group, a subsidiary. Since June 2006, John Ryley has served as the CEO of Sky News. For the 12th consecutive year, Sky News won the Royal Television Society News Channel of the Year award in 2019.
The channel’s website, TV platforms, internet platforms like YouTube and Apple TV, as well as a variety of mobile devices and digital media players, all offer access to the channel’s live streaming world news.
Alison Comyn Salary
Comyn receives an annual salary ranging between $ 70,000 – $ 110,000.
Alison Comyn Net worth
Comyn has an estimated net worth ranging between $ 1 million – $ 5 million.
Alison Comyn Age
Comyn is 53 years old as of 2021. She was born on October 28, 1969 Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland.
Alison Comyn Height
Comyn stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Alison Comyn Family
Comyn was born to Pat Comyn, her father who died in July 26, 2017. She was raised alongside her siblings
Michael, Louise, and Patrick.
Alison Comyn Husband
Comyn is married to Malachy Murphy, the couple got married in 2001. They have two children together Holly and Luke.