Alex Jones is a Welsch television broadcasting reporter and journalist. She has been in the media highlight for co-presenting the BBC One magazine program The One Show. Other than that, she has presented Tumble (2014), Close Calls: On Camera (2015–2016), and Shop Well for Less? (2016–2020).
She participated in the ninth series of Strictly Come Dancing in 2011 along with her professional partner James Jordan. The duo team was eliminated a week before the final and finished 5th overall. Wanna know more information on the television reporter then keep on scrolling while reading her net worth and relationship status.
Caption: The American journalist, Alex Jones Thomson.
Alex Jones: Bio, Family, & Career
The journalist was born on 18 March 1977 as Charlotte Alexandra Jones under the zodiac sign, Pisces. She was born as the daughter of her parents Mary and Alun Jones in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, Wales. She has a younger sister named Jennie. Moreover, she has a nationality of Welsh and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Furthermore, she was educated at a Welsh language school Maes yr Yrfa and is fluent in Welsh. After graduation, she attended Aberystwyth University and studied theatre, film, and television. Also, she was trained as a ballet dancer when she was a child. However, she worked as a television researcher after graduating. Her first job was for BBC Choice and then joined S4C as a presenter on the singing program Cân i Gymru.
Also on S4C, she presented the travel show Tocyn with Aled Samuel. Before joining the One Show on 25 July 2010, she was a regular co-host on Real Radio GMG in Wales. In April 2011, she was a part of the team BBC for The Royal Wedding 2011. She hosted the Live at Edinburgh Castle concert event on BBC One.
Besides her hosting career, she competed in the ninth series of Strictly Come Dancing in 2011 with his professional dancing partner James Jordan. Furthermore, in 2016, she was granted a restraining order against a homeless man for harassing her online and showing up at her place of employment claiming to be in love with her. Further, he was forbidden from speaking with Jones’ relatives.
Alex Jones: Personal Life & Husband
The journalist is a happily married man. Further, she married her longtime boyfriend turned husband Charlie Thomson in 2015. She met her husband in 2011 at a party and soon started dating each other. Furthermore, they held their wedding in a private marriage ceremony at Cardiff Castle on New Year’s Eve attended by their close friends and family members.
Moreover, her husband works as an insurance broker. From their marriage, they have welcomed three children. They had their firstborn Teddy on 22 January 2017, Kit on 13 May 2019, and Annie on 21 August 2021. Apart from that, she has not been involved in any rumors or controversies.
Caption: Alex and her husband Charlie Thomson.
How Much Does Alex Earn from her Career as a Journalist?
She was one of the popular BBC journalists who recently announced taking a break from The One Show. Additionally, BBC pays a good amount to their employees that are estimated at an average of ₤36,573 (approx $44471 USD) per year. Salaries at BBC range from an average of ₤24,363 (approx. $29624) to ₤55,075 (approx. $66968) a year.
Furthermore, it is reported that Ales has received between £400k and £449k (which is between $486381 USD and $545962 USD). Therefore, she has an estimated net worth of above $1 million USD from her career as a journalist. She might have also purchased a few properties including a car.
Alex Jones: Social Media Profiles & Body Measurements
She has a verified Instagram account @alexjonesthomson with 339k followers. Apart from that, she is not available on other social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.
The television presenter has a slim and well-maintained body that has unknown body measurements of chest or waist respectively. Her body stands to a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.68 meters and weighs around 58 kg. She has golden hair color with dark brown eyes color.