Alastair Bruce Biography
Bruce is a journalist and television correspondent, and a senior British Army reservist and officer of arms of the Royal Household. He commanded the TA Media Operations Group before being appointed Governor of Edinburgh Castle in 2019. Commissioned in the British Army, 1979, Bruce was promoted, the following year, as Lieutenant in the 2nd Battalion of the Scots Guards. He served as a regular officer for four years, seeing active service in the Falklands War of 1982.
Alastair Bruce Age
He was born on 25th June, 1960,Winchester, Hampshire.
Alastair Bruce Height
He stand at a height of 5 feet and 11 inches.
Alastair Bruce Family
His great-grandfather was James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin and 12th Earl of Kincardine, and he is in the line of succession to both family earldoms. Brought up in Hampshire, he spent much of his childhood in Sutherland, in the far north of the Scottish Highlands, where his parents owned the Sallachy Estate near the village of Lairg.
Alastair Bruce Parents
He is the younger son of Lieutenant-Commander Henry Victor Bruce of Salloch and Helen Vernon Wallop William-Powlett, daughter of Vice Admiral Sir Peveril William-Powlett.
Alastair Bruce Siblings
He is the youngest of four siblings, his sisters being Robina Helen and Lucinda Jane Bruce, and his brother Peveril John Bruce of Salloch, younger.
Alastair Bruce Education
Bruce was educated at Milton Abbey School, an independent boarding school for boys, in Milton Abbas, Dorset, before attending the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, in Berkshire.
Alastair Bruce Spouse
On 3 July 2021, after 20 years together, Bruce was married to Stephen Knott at St John’s Episcopal Church by the Bishop of Edinburgh.
Alastair Bruce Sky News
Royal, Religious and National Events Commentator for Sky News, Bruce was previously engaged by the BBC, and was historical adviser to several feature films and the ITV series Downton Abbey.
He has commentated on many major state events in the United Kingdom, including the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in 2012, the Royal Wedding in 2011, the Papal Visit in 2010, and the deaths and funerals of the Princess of Wales in 1997, the Queen Mother in 2002, the Duke of Edinburgh in 2021, and the Queen in 2022.
Alastair Bruce Salary
His annual wage is estimated to be USD 400,000.
Alastair Bruce Networth
His networth is estimated to be USD 20 million.
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