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John Shires Wikipedia, Biography, ITV Calendar Presenter, Married, Wife, Kids, Net Worth

John Shires is one of the renowned TV Presenters and journalists serving at ITV Yorkshire. His news program “Calendar” has given him tremendous name and fame. He moved from the sports section to the main anchor due towards his hard work and dedication to his job. He is also a former cricketer and football player. In today’s article, we will cover each and every aspect of John Shires Biography, Wikipedia, Age, Educational Qualification, Marriage, Kids, Net Worth, etc.

John Shires Wiki:


John Shire has never shared any information related to his family background which includes his parents, grand-parents, uncles, cousins, siblings, etc. Yes, he is a kind of a secretive man, when it comes to his privacy.

Date of Birth:

No details available about the day on which he cuts his birthday cake.

Place of Birth:

He is born and raised in the United Kingdom.


How old is John Shires? John might be enjoying his early 60s. As the pictures circulated on internet and the years of experience he holds, it is quite common, he would be in his 60s.


His nationality is British.


While his ethnicity is White.


While his parents, relatives, close-ones and fans are knowing him with name “John”

Zodiac Sign/ Sun Sign:

If we consider, the first letter of his name, his zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Physical Measurements:

John Shires Height:

How tall is John Shires? John Shires is quite tall and might be more than 6 inches.


He might be between 70 to 80 kg in weight.

Hair Color:

His hair color is black, when he was young. Now his hair color is black and white.

Eyes Color:

He has black grayish color eyes.

Shoe Size:

His shoe size is not available.


He is very secretive about his family matters and has not shared any information related to his siblings.


He attended the The King’s School, Canterbury.

And completed his education from the Lincoln College, Oxford University.


He is a professional Sports correspondent and journalist from the United Kingdom.

Achievements & Retirement:

He has so many achievements in his career graph. We will discuss them one by one. John has been working as a journalist and reporter for 30 years. He is best known as a sports reporter and presenter.

Before getting in to TV as a presenter, he worked for Radio Aire, which is an independet local radio station for Leeds and West Yorkshire.

He not only represents TV in terms of Sports reporter but also best known as an ex-cricketer and footballer. And, also he mentions this on his twitter profile.

One of his early achievements can be counted, when he covered news and reported about the Hillsborough Stadium Disaster that took the lives of 96 individuals.

Not only but also, Mark Hayman states “As a reporter, John’s contribution to the region has been highly significant”

Like every other human being, we all are emotional. And, when he announced his retirement, John said, he would miss the news program’s buzz and his team. After working for so long he decided to retire and spent time with his lovely family. Along with him, Gaynor Barnes is getting retirement from her job.

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Marriage/ Wedding:

Yes, John is long married with her wife.


The name of her wife is still a suspense. We will update once John share it with media.


He has two grown up children.


He is absent on Instagram


He is present on twitter with at least 1540 people following him.


No he is not present on Facebook but ITV handle of Facebook has shared many posts related to him.

Net Worth:

How much is net worth of John Shires? No details about his net worth is available in public domain.