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Kevin Flynn Bio, Wife, Height, Age, Job, GBBO 2022

Kevin Flynn is one of the contestants in the Great British Bake Off 2022. While his journey unfolds on Channel 4, learn more about him than what meets the eyes. This article is about his wife, age, job, and family members.

So, keep scrolling down this article to learn more about GBBO 2022’s Kevin Flynn.

Kevin Flynn On Great British Bake Off GBBO 2022

Great British Bake Off GBBO 2022 is back to entertain the lovers of baking with a new batch of baking enthusiasts amidst the time sorrow of losing Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The 2022 season premieres on 13 September with 12 new nervous hopefuls who will try to impress the two judges Dame Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood.

The hosts of the show are Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas who are adding flavor to the show. At the end of the first 90-minute episode, one contestant secures the title of Star Baker while another will be sent home.

One such contestant is Kevin Flynn, a music teacher from East Sussex. The baker enjoys using seasonal flavors and is a big believer in nailing every single fiddly technical method. Accompanying him in this journey are IT manager Dawn, nuclear scientist James, personal assistant to head teacher Janusz, 18-year-old contestant Maisam, and electronic engineer Abdul.

The list also includes architectural assistant Maxy, masters student Rebs, Angola-born Sandro, supermarket cashier Carole, cardiovascular research associate Syabria, and DIY enthusiast and former charity boss Will.

The musician announced his participation in the show via a simple caption, “The secret’s out…”

Kevin Flynn Job

Kevin Flynn worked as a music teacher at James Young High School. He worked for the Scottish Qualifications Authority and the Scottish Association of Music Education in addition to his new position with the West Lothian Council at the James Young High School.

He completed his first year at the school in June 2020. After the official announcement of Kevin competing in GBBO 2022, the school’s authority wished him on his TV show journey via Twitter. The tweet read, “Great to see former JYHS teacher, Mr. Flynn, on this year’s show. Good luck! We are all rooting for you.”

This suggests that Kevin is no longer working at the school as a music teacher.

At the age of 14, Kevin started playing the saxophone as a member of North Lanarkshire’s Instrumental Music Service. This was the beginning of his musical adventure. He quickly earned a spot at the Junior Conservatoire of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, where he later earned his Bachelor of Music in saxophone with further studies in flute and clarinet.

After taking a temporary sabbatical from music, he finished his PGDE in Secondary Music and began working as a woodwind instructor at Sistema Scotland’s Big Noise project in Raploch, Stirling. He also taught in numerous South Lanarkshire schools during this time.

Kevin has continued to perform in a number of settings throughout his career, including orchestras, funk bands, jazz combos, and extended musical performances, through recitals and concerts working as a woodwind doubler in a theater. He was delighted to be invited in 2017 to conduct the Intermediate Concert Band.

In 2013, Kevin’s Senior Concert Band position with the South Lanarkshire Orchestral Society served as his first teaching position.

Who Is Kevin Flynn Wife?

Kevin Flynn is married to his wife Rachel Flynn. The couple exchanged their wedding vows on 5 September 2013. So, as of September 2022, the couple has been married for 9 years. (

The married couple keep their relationship details to themselves and never went into details about their married life publicly. But, it must be one of the reasons why their marriage lasted for nearly a decade. Based on their socials, they have been together at least since 2011.

Speaking of his wife, Rachel is a professional equestrian. She has been competing in several events since 2017 and has secured first place in more than 40 events. According to British Dressage, Rachel has been competing since early 2017. Her most recent event was named Scottish Dressage Championships at Rockrose Equestrian Sports Centre and she placed 4th at the event which happened on 11 September 2022.

Kevin is also very supportive of his wife’s career as an equestrian. However, the couple also shares an interest in music together. The married couple has performed together at The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall in 2013.

How Old Is Kevin Flynn?

At the time of filming the show, Kevin Flynn was 33 years old.

Kevin Flynn Family

Kevin Flynn is very private about his family members. He hasn’t shared any pictures or mentioned his family on his socials. However, it appears that Kevin is related to Irish journalist Colm Flynn, who covers the Vatican and Pope Francis for EWTN while based in Rome.

On his Instagram, he has followed Colm, and Colm’s two siblings, Patrick and Noreen Ann Flynn. Other family members and relatives include Brian Flynn and Steph Flynn.

Kevin Flynn Height

Kevin Flynn stands tall under the height of 5 feet 9 inches.

Related FAQs

  • Where Is Kevin Flynn From?

Kevin hailed from North Lanarkshire in Ireland. He is currently based in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom.

  • When Is Kevin Flynn Birthday?

Kevin Flynn’s birthday is yet to reveal as of this writing.

  • Is Kevin Flynn On Instagram And Facebook?

Yes, Kevin Flynn is on Instagram (@kevinflynnbakes) and Facebook (@kevin.flynn.7).

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