Jim Davis, a broadcast journalist, presenter for BBC Radio Leicester’s hugely successful flagship breakfast show weekdays 6am-10am.
Prior to this Jim Davis was a mainline presenter at LBC. As well as hosting his regular news shows, Jim hosted ‘Sex In The City’ , offering advice on problematic relationships and sexual problems.
On TV Jim presents the news for BBC East Midlands, reports for BBC Inside Out and is a paper reviewer on Sky News. Jim can also be seen presenting all things financial on the Moneywise website.
Jim has been ITV’s weekend prime time live continuity presenter. He also voices the podcasts for Visit London and The Harley Medical Group, produced by Virgin Radio and is the voice of Welches Purple Grape Juice.
Jim has had the opportunity to interview many of the world’s most successful musicians, entertainers and politicians. Jim’s interview style is very conversational. “I find it gives me the chance to draw something different from the artist… Something they might not otherwise have told me.”
Jim’s other interests include property development. He has bought, renovated and sold several properties doing much of the work himself. He is a keen wakeboarder, which he explains as “kind of like snowboarding but on water”. So passionate about his hobby, Jim actually bought a speedboat so he could go more often!
Jim has grabbed every opportunity to travel that has come his way. “I want to experience as much of this planet as possible”. He has visited most of Europe, America and spent 6 months travelling round South Africa. “I was born in Johannesburg and feel a real connection to Africa. I intend to explore the continent much further.”