Archive | April, 2012

BBC Breakfast: ‘On The Sofa’ at Salford’s Media City

I made my BBC Breakfast ‘red sofa debut’ this morning and I have to say, it was great fun (despite the early alarm). Click here to see video Salford’s fabulous, state of art studios at Media City house BBC North and with it a whole array of BBC programmes that were formally produced/broadcast from London. […]

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Pot Calling The Kettle? Bob Geldof Hates Grandson’s Name

Celebs are renowned for naming their offspring weird and whacky names and these days we are somewhat dissappointed if they opt for something ordinary like Tom, instead of Zephyr-Silver! Among the off-spring of celebs to have been given rather zany names are of course the Geldof girls – Peaches, Fifi-Trixibelle and Pixie. Heavenly Hiraani Tiger […]

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Fashion: Raoul…Riding High in Manchester

Please note: at 27 August 2013 – Flannels nolonger stock Raol. Singaporean label Raoul is riding high in the fashion world thanks to a series of consistently impressive collections in the last few years. And on an equestrian note, a sneak preview of their AW12 (Autumn/Winter 2012) collection has already got the fashion world in […]

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Collette Walsh BBC Radio Manchester: The Samantha Brick Saga

Collette Walsh BBC Radio Manchester: I will be on BBC Radio Manchester this morning. We’re chatting about how, a week on, the Samanthan Brick story has exploded in to a worldwide debate not only on the lady herself, but on femininism and the power of social media in making what was a rather average feature […]

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Collette Walsh BBC 5 Live breakfast: “Cheryl” or Cheryl Cole…Another PR Stunt?

Collette Walsh BBC 5 breakfast show: Cheryl – or the artist formerly known as Cheryl Cole – is in the news again. This morning I was on the BBC 5 Live brekkie show and the hot topic was Cheryl Cole changing her name to simply “Cheryl” in an attempt to put her association with her […]

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