Minchin has worked for the Latin American segment of the BBC World Service during a year in Argentina, the Today program, Five and different neighborhood radio broadcasts. In 2006 she visited the nation in a changed over transport meeting England fans as a component of the World Cup inclusion for BBC News. anchors
She began work for Radio 5 Live in 1998, and wedded David Minchin the very year. She introduced a significant number of the station’s primary projects, including Drive and Breakfast. Between September 2003 and April 2012, she was an ordinary BBC News Channel moderator, at first working close by Jon Sopel from 7 pm to 10 pm. Minchin then introduced the 2 pm to 5 pm space, additionally with Sopel, offering this move to Emily Maitlis. She was additionally one of the fundamental help moderators for the BBC News at One until April 2012.
In 2006 and 2007, Minchin was an alleviation moderator on BBC Breakfast while Kate Silverton covered for fundamental anchor Sian Williams. After Williams returned, she proceeded to co-have the program, and from May 2009 until April 2012 was the ordinary end of the week moderator of the show. In December 2011 the BBC reported that Minchin would supplant Williams as a principle moderator of BBC Breakfast alongside Bill Turnbull and Charlie Stayt when the program moved to Salford—the primary release was introduced on Tuesday 10 April 2012.
From 21 April 2008 Minchin introduced a non-weekend day program called Missing Live alongside Rav Wilding. The program was appeared at 9:15 am after BBC Breakfast on BBC One and ran for about a month. The show returned for a second four-week run from 16 March 2009, and again in March 2010, featuring both new cases and those recently included with refreshes.
Minchin and Colin Jackson introduced the Sunday morning show Sunday Life on BBC One out of 2008.
From 2 November 2009, Minchin introduced a month of live transmissions of Real Rescues alongside Nick Knowles.
Minchin likewise introduced In the Know, a BBC sports magazine program on Saturday mornings on BBC One during the 2004 Athens Olympics close by co-moderator John Inverdale.
In April 2010 Minchin co-introduced The One Show for seven days close by Chris Hollins while customary hosts Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley were unavailable. She covered again when the show returned in July 2010 for about fourteen days close by Matt Baker and one scene with Matt Allwright.
Minchin and Gethin Jones introduced the narrative arrangement Crime and Punishment, which started on BBC One on 12 March 2012.
For a period from November 2012, Minchin was a co-moderator of Radio 5 Live’s Drive program with Peter Allen. She regularly remains in as the fundamental moderator of BBC Radio 4’s day by day buyer program You and Yours.
Minchin played herself perusing the news in three BBC arrangement: spy dramatization Spooks, wrongdoing show Silent Witness and the Torchwood smaller than expected arrangement Children of Earth.
In 2016, Minchin contended in Celebrity MasterChef on BBC One completing second.
In March 2014 she was granted an Honorary Doctor of Letters degree by the University of Chester.