Nina Hossain presents ITV News London with the capital’s main stories of the day. She conducts exclusive interviews with high-profile figures and celebrities. In addition, Nina also presents ITV Lunchtime News and regularly presents ITV News at Ten.
Born in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, Nina studied English Language and Linguistics at Durham University, before gaining a Post-graduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism at the University of Central Lancashire, Preston. On graduation she was chosen for a traineeship at Border Television in Carlisle. During here four years there, she produced, reported and presented across the output.
In 2000 she moved to London to present on The Medical Channel, a business to business satellite service for NHS professionals.
A year later she took a post as a launch face of BBC London News, which began with a stint as a reporter/presenter on Newsroom South East. She went on to present BBC London's flagship evening news programme.
When not working Nina enjoys spending time with family and friends, a good book and her ipod. She is also a keen traveller and took time out in 2003 to sail around the world on a tall ship and she also loves snowboarding.
Nina won the RTS Journalism Award for Nations and Regions Presenter of the Year 2017, having previously been nominated in the category and in July 2015, she was awarded with an honorary doctorate from the University of Huddersfield.
Nina also chairs conferences and seminars and is a highly skilled conference facilitator and after dinner speaker. She has a wealth of experience hosting events and award ceremonies, both at home and abroad.