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Reporter Profiles

Jack Baine

Jack Baine


Where are you from?

What were you doing before Radio 1?
Working in other parts of the BBC.

Best part of the job?
Going to Portugal for Radio 1 which meant I was able to watch football matches for free. 

Worst on air moment?
Being asked to sing a Barry White song on an overnight shift… don’t ask.

Advice to anyone who wants to get started in journalism:
Don’t give up – you’ll eventually get there. 

Who would you most like to interview?
David Beckham.

My top three albums ever are:
Public Enemy - It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back. That's the only one that counts. 

I spend my time off...
Trying to not to think about news.

If wasn't a news reporter I'd be...
Trying to become a news reporter.

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