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Meet the Presenters

What's your favourite?

  • Chicken & Roast Veg
  • Champagne/ Prosecco
  • Gladiator
  • Soul/R&B, Bodyrockers/Plan B
  • Black
  • Happy
  • Summer
  • Persuasion
    by Jane Austen
  • South Pacific

Dennice Robinson

I can’t believe my luck at having the chance to be part of such a great team!

Dennice is best known to Ideal World viewers for presenting fashion, beauty, kitchen and home products.

Dennice was born in Texas, but has lived most of her life in and around Cambridge.

With an advertising and marketing background, Dennice worked in commercial radio for 10 years before joining Ideal World in August 2000, soon after its launch.

Husband and best friend Martin and daughters, Carla (born 1977) and Laura (1980), are Dennice’s pride and joy.

Passionate about shopping TV, Dennice can’t believe her luck at having such an exciting career, with the chance to be part of such a great team.

Q & A

What did you do before IW?

I spent 10 years in commercial radio.

Most embarrassing on-screen moment?

Too many to count - usually my brain and mouth not being together.

Tell us a secret

Wouldn’t be a secret, then!

What’s your idea of the perfect Sunday?

Family together in the garden for a lazy barbecue.

Which living person do you most admire and why?

My daughter: Laura works so hard to overcome her challenges and always has a smile for everyone.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself and others?

The trait I most deplore in myself is gossip; in others, it’s bad temper.

Aside from property, what’s the most expensive thing you've bought?

My car.

What is your guiltiest pleasure?

Chocolate/handbags.

What keeps you awake at night?

I worry about my daughters.

How would you like to be remembered?

As a kind person, a loving mother and fun to know.

What is the most important lesson life has taught you?

To enjoy every minute to the full.

Favourite IW/CC product?

Memory foam mattress.

Which phrase do you overuse?

The word ‘now’ – I try to stop myself but it just pops out.

If you could travel back in time, which period would you visit?

Roman Britain – I love history.

Meet our other presenters

Shaun Ryan

Shaun Ryan

Shaun is the only original presenter on Ideal World, and has seen many changes since he first joined the channel as the “junior presenter” in the year 2000!

Dennice Robinson

Dennice Robinson

Dennice is best known to Ideal World viewers for presenting fashion, beauty, kitchen and home products.

Loen Love

Loen Love

Loen lists her areas of Ideal World expertise as “fashion, bloopers, shoes and more bloopers!”

Joanne Vandermerwe-Mahon

Joanne Vandermerwe-Mahon

Joanne has been a member of the Ideal World family since 1993. Joanne grew up in South Africa and moved to England with her family in 1993.

Howard Griffiths

Howard Griffiths

Howard joined Ideal World in 2005 and has demonstrated products with hundreds of guests, including George Foreman, Paul McKenna and Linda Lusardi.

Genevieve Ni Reamoinn

Genevieve Ni Reamoinn

Genevieve studied Design and Journalism at college, before moving into the world of television presenting.

Paul Becque

Paul Becque

Paul is known to shopping telly viewers for his love of gadgets and all things electronic, while his friends know of his love for DIY, gardening and making people smile!

Hayley Green

Hayley Green

Though she was a milk lady while at school and at theatre college, Hayley really started her career as a singer/dancer back in 1989, starting like so many as a ‘Red coat’.

Rachel Pierman

Rachel Pierman

Rachel has presented hundreds of hours of live and pre-recorded television for all the major broadcasters in the UK, including Sky, Channel 4, ITV, ITV2 and the BBC.

Mike Mason

Mike Mason

Mike is a well-known and popular face on TV shopping. He started his career performing comedy vocals as well as writing and producing for live TV shows.

Peter Simon

Peter Simon

Peter’s career in show business began at the age of 12 as a regular presenter in the Yorkshire Television Series ‘Junior Showtime’.

Mike Mason

Sally Jacks

Sally Jacks (aka Jaxx) is a bright, bubbly and super chatty Northern lass – a bit of a Lancashire hot pot if you like!