Luisa Baldini is a former news correspondent for the BBC.
Luisa was a reporter for Breakfast, the BBC’s early morning news strand. In 2005, Luisa reported live from Rome during the death and funeral of Pope John Paul II. Whilst at Breakfast, she covered the tragic events in Soham, following the disappearance of schoolgirls Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman. Luisa has also presented the news bulletins on Breakfast.
Luisa joined the BBC from ITN where she was one of the nominees for the Royal Television Society’s Young Journalist of the Year, during her time at Channel 5 News.
Name? Luisa Baldini Age? 31 years-old Where are you from? Half British, half Italian, born in Tanzania and only came to this country aged 10 then moved around, so not really sure where I’m from! How did you get started in broadcasting? After graduating in…
? BBC News 24’s Sports News presenter Celina Hinchcliffe turned up on BBC One this evening to present the 8pm News Summary. Reporter Luisa Baldini presented the update last night.