Which antiques or relics are valuable and which are not, who can better know it than an auctioneer? Yes, Colin Young is one such famous auctioneer and valuer from the United Kingdom. He is appearing as an expert on the famous BBC show Bargain Hunt. So let’s dig into his biography which includes Colin Young’s Wiki, Bio, Age, Bargain Hunt BBC One, Height, Married, Wife, Kids, Salary, Net Worth, etc.
Colin Young Wiki:
He is born and raised by his British parents in Lincolnshire, UK. He has learned a lot of things related to cars from his father and her interest in cars naturally comes from his dear father. He had talked in many interviews about his parents but hasn’t revealed their identity in the public domain.
Date of Birth / Birthday:
His date of birth details is not available. Many people across the world who have an interest in the auctions are his fans and want to wish him a great birthday but due to a lack of his birthday details, they can’t send their wishes.
Place of Birth:
He is born in Lincolnshire, UK.
How old is Colin Young? His exact age details are not available. But looking at his current photos of 2022, we are assuming him to be in his 50s.
His nationality is British.
His ethnic background is white.
His fans and followers like to address him with the nickname Colin.
Zodiac Sign/ Sun Sign:
His birth sign is not available.
Colin Young Height:
How tall is Colin Young? Colin Young’s height details are not confirmed.
He got moderate weight.
Hair Color / Colin Young Long Hairs:
He got brown color hair. He is growing his hair long and looking like a totally different avatar from his previous one.
His eye color details are not available.
His shoe size details are not available.
It is not known, if whether he has any siblings or not?
He attended his high school in Lincolnshire, UK.
He obtained his degree in General and Mechanical Engineering from Stamford College in the UK.
He completed his graduation from The College of Estate Management and obtained a certificate in Fine Arts and Chattels.
Later he attended Wakefield College and got a degree in Valuation in 1992.
He is a valuer, auctioneer, and businessman on professional fronts.
Before reading about his career and achievements, we must read a famous quote from him which shows how focused and in love he is with his work. The quote is “I don’t take anything seriously … except my profession!”
He started his career in mechanical work but doesn’t get success and joined Lyall and Co. as their assistant manager at their Bourne Auction Rooms.
He doesn’t have the choice to select any job but the only job which is waiting for him to change his life was in auctioning world.
He worked hard and he made a name for himself in the industry of auctioneers and valuers.
His confidence and passion for the industry led him to start his own auctioning and valuation firm in 1989. He did the job with his close colleagues who are also experts like him.
He named the firm Golding, Young, and Mawyer and he never looked back, he has seen success after success in the auctioning world, all credited to his vast experience and knowledge in the field.
The company has offices in Stamford, Lincoln, and Grantham and expanding more and more across the UK and the world.
Then a time came in his life, he got the deserving Television Exposure. But his TV venture was not easy, he has given the screen test for the BBC’s famous show Bargain Hunt but was rejected.
Again, he got an invitation from the BBC Studio for a Christmas Special, and this time he nailed it, and they got no choice left but to bring him on the deck.
Since then he has appeared many times on the Bargain Hunt as an expert and given his input on artifacts, relics, and antiques and has won the heart of the audience worldwide, who are die-hard fans of the show.
Besides that, he is working as a freelance consultant for Nationawife Disposals Agency since 2009.
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Yes, he is a married man. He has never disclosed the name of his wife and on what date he exchanged the wedding vows in the public domain.
The name details of her wife are not available.
Kids / Children:
He is the proud father of his daughter Kirsty. She loves her daddy and has learned a lot from him related to the auction. As a father, he wants her daughter to be independent and she is growing in the field independently and has surprised many expert auctioneers and valuers in the auction arena with her work.
He is not present on Instagram.
He is present on Twitter with the username @ColinYoungAWA, and he got more than 3.4k followers at the time of writing this article.
He is neither available on Facebook.
How much is the net worth of Colin Young? His estimated net worth details are not available to the public.