BBC Weekend Bulletins - BBC News Presenters
is the main presenter of the BBC Weekend Lunchtime bulletins.
also presents on BBC News
on Saturdays from 10am-4pm and Sundays from 1pm-7pm.
Maxine joined the BBC in 1996, working as an anchor for BBC World News before joining the BBC News channel on its launch in 1997, initially fronting the overnight bulletins.
later gained a regular weekday shift alongside Chris Eakin and then Matthew Amroliwala, before moving to weekends in 2006.
has also presented BBC Breakfast.
has enjoyed a long and varied career in journalism, initially training as a newspaper journalist in Northern Ireland.
She then joined BBC Television and Radio in Belfast, before moving to Ulster Television and then ITN in London.
She then joined Sky News as Ireland Correspondent at the channels launch and then became Asian News Editor for Reuters Television.
At the launch of GMTV in 1992, she was appointed the channel's Washington correspondent.
is married with two daughters and a west highland terrier called Mac.
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