Louise is a Sony Award winning journalist, documentary maker, author, TV & radio presenter.
As a journalist, Louise has more than a decade of experience in news, current affairs and documentaries. As a reporter & news producer for the BBC and ITN, Louise has worked on some of the biggest stories of the last decade; experienced and versatile, she’s a well respected and confident broadcaster. Louise has voiced a number of documentaries for TV, including The Killer In My Family (UKTV) and Kate and Wills: A Royal Love Story (ITV2) and also writes for both Independent Voices and the Huffington Post.
Behind the scenes, Louise has worked for BBC Radio 1 and 2, including as a producer for Steve Wright and the late Sir Terry Wogan. She was named an Up and Coming Radio star by The Independent when her first documentary won a Gold Sony Radio Academy Award. Missing the Message was broadcast on BBC Radio 1 and won rave reviews and she then went on to produce a BBC Radio 4 documentary called Ladies on the Door.
For TV, Louise has produced two highly acclaimed documentaries for ITV2 on the death of Amy Winehouse and produced The Krays: The Prison Years for Discovery. In addition to this, Louise also fronted two investigative crime documentaries, which she devised and produced for London Live.
TV credits as a presenter and reporter include;
The One Show (BBC1)
Watchdog Daily (BBC1)
Inside Out (BBC1)
Live with Gabby (C5)
Mysteries at the Museum (Travel Channel USA)
Celebrity Trolls: We’re Coming to Get You (C5)
Louise reports for BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour and is a freelance journalist on the BBC’s World Service. She can be regularly heard as a guest presenter across BBC Local Radio, including BBC Manchester and BBC London and presents the weekly Breakfast Show every Sunday on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire.
In publishing her debut book, Stolen Lives (Sandstone Press), Louise examines trafficking and slavery in Britain, hearing from those on the front line, including the police and charities involved with support and recovery. Louise works closely with a number of charities, also supporting and driving various campaigns for social change.
A confident and engaging corporate host and facilitator, Louise works regularly in this sphere and has hosted at a number of events including The Berkshire Business Awards 2018, BICs Awards 2019 and Advice UK Conference 2018.
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