Nuala McGovern is an Irish journalist and broadcaster working for BBC News. Nuala McGovern is the main presenter of Outside Source on BBC World Service radio. Before joining the BBC, Nuala McGovern was a producer on The Brian Lehrer Show for New York’s flagship public radio station WNYC Radio during nine years, where she was part of a Peabody Award-winning team. During this time she was also the founding producer of a spin-off show, Brian Lehrer Live: Where Web Video Meets the Issues.
Nuala McGovern joined the BBC in 2009 as a presenter and producer of World: Have Your Say on the BBC World Service. In 2012 she became one of the founding presenters of Newsday, the World Service’s new breakfast programme.