|Birthdate ( Age)
||8 September 1968
||British Hong Kong
||David Minchin (m. 1998)
||Scarlett Minchin, Mia Minchin
||British journalist and news presenter
Louise Minchin with Family
Louise Mary Minchin may be a British journalist and news presenter who currently works freelance within the BBC.Since 2006, Minchin has been a daily anchor on the BBC One programme Breakfast, currently co-hosting the show three days every week with Dan Walker.
On 8 June 2021, Minchin announced survive air that she would be leaving BBC Breakfast "after the summer", after presenting the show for 20 years.From 2009 until 2012, Minchin co-hosted Real Rescues alongside Nick Knowles and Chris Hollins. She has guest-hosted The One Show variety of times since 2010.
Early Life and Family
Minchin was born Louise Mary Grayson in 1968 in British Hong Kong to a serious within the Irish Guards of British Army. She was educated at St Mary's School, Ascot, and features a degree in Spanish from the University of St Andrews.She subsequently studied journalism at the London College of Communication.
Louise Minchin Husband
Louise married David Minchin on 6 June 1998. The couple have two daughters Scarlett and Mia and live near Chester.She is an amateur triathlete, and qualified as a member of the 2015 Great Britain Age-Group Triathlon Team (45–49 age group).
Other than her BBC commitments, Minchin is additionally related to various charity organisations. She works closely with ‘SOS Children’s Villages’ which shelters orphaned kids. Minchin even became a crusader to support the organisation’s ‘Annual World Orphan Week campaign’.
In the recent past, she was actively involved within the activities of the ‘Sense - National Deafblind and Rubella Association’, and also interviewed celebrity Dave Hogan as a neighborhood of the ‘Deafblind Awareness Week’ event held in 2009.
Louise Minchin Net Worth
Louise Mary Minchin may be a British journalist and news presenter who has an estimated Net Worth $5 million in 2021.
Minchin has worked for the Latin American section of the BBC World Service during a year in Argentina, the Today programme, Five and various local radio stations. In 2006, she toured the country during a converted bus meeting England fans as a part of the planet Cup coverage for BBC News.
She started work for Radio 5 sleep in 1998, and married David Minchin an equivalent year. She presented many of the station's main programmes, including Drive and Breakfast. Between September 2003 and April 2012, she was a daily BBC News Channel presenter, initially working alongside Jon Sopel from 7 pm to 10 pm. Minchin then presented the two pm to five pm slot, also with Sopel, sharing this shift with Emily Maitlis. She was also one among the most relief presenters for the BBC News at One until April 2012.
In 2006 and 2007, Minchin was a relief presenter on BBC Breakfast while Kate Silverton covered for main anchor Sian Williams. After Williams returned, she continued to co-host the programme, and from May 2009 until April 2012 was the regular weekend presenter of the show.In December 2011, the BBC announced that Minchin would replace Williams as a main presenter of BBC Breakfast along side Bill Turnbull and Charlie Stayt when the programme moved to Salford the first edition was presented on Tuesday 10 April 2012.On Tuesday 8 June 2021, she announced survive BBC Breakfast that she is going to be stepping down from the role later this year to consider other interests.
From 21 April 2008, Minchin presented a weekday programme called Missing Live along side Rav Wilding. The programme was shown at 9:15 am after BBC Breakfast on BBC One and ran for 4 weeks. The show returned for a second four-week run from 16 March 2009, and again in March 2010, highlighting both new cases and people previously featured with updates.
Minchin and Colin Jackson presented the Sunday morning show Sunday Life on BBC One in 2008.From 2 November 2009, Minchin presented four weeks of live broadcasts of Real Rescues along side Nick Knowles.Minchin also presented within the Know, a BBC sports magazine programme on Saturday mornings on BBC One during the 2004 Athens Olympics alongside co-presenter John Inverdale.
In April 2010, Minchin co-presented The One Show for every week alongside Chris Hollins while regular hosts Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley were unavailable.She covered again when the show returned in July 2010 for 2 weeks alongside Matt Baker and one episode with Matt Allwright.Minchin and Gethin Jones presented the documentary series Crime and Punishment, which began on BBC One on 12 March 2012.
For a time from November 2012, Minchin was a co-presenter of Radio 5 Live's Drive programme with Peter Allen. She has worked as an occasional presenter of BBC Radio 4's daily consumer programme You and Yours.Minchin played herself reading the news in three BBC series: spy drama Spooks, crime drama Silent Witness and therefore the Torchwood mini-series Children of Earth.In 2016, Minchin competed in Celebrity MasterChef on BBC One finishing second.In June 2021, BBC announced that Minchin will leave BBC Breakfast after almost 20 years of being one among the show's lead presenters.