Jonnie Irwin is now 42 years old. He was born on 18 November 1973 in Leicestershire, England.
He grew up on a small farm and stables in Leicestershire. Always outdoors he would play as much of any kind of sport as possible but his main focus has always been rugby playing as a junior for Lutterworth Rugby Club just two fields away and eventually senior rugby for Rugby Lions RFC.
Aside from A Place In The Sun, Jonnie is also one of the lead presenters of The BBC's flagship property show Escape To The Country. Away from the camera Jonnie is still involved in business and recently received an honorary doctorate from Birmingham City University. He remains a keen sportsman cycling, hiking, mountain biking and playing cricket.
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