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BBC 5 Live: Viva Forever! The Spice Girls’ Musical

It’s been a super-busy news week but certainly the opening of the Spice Girls’ musical – Viva Forever – has been the big entertainment story of the week. I was on BBC 5 Live (Tuesday 11 December) chatting about just how culturally significant this band of five feisty girls were. Be under no illusions, while […]

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BBC Radio 4 – Woman’s Hour …Social Media Mania

Tomorrow I will be on Woman’s Hour with Jenni Murray and we’ll be discussing the way social media and yes, how those ‘smart’ phones can take over our lives. It has given rise the concept of FOMO (noun) Fear of Missing Out. Basically, we are so hooked into our social media networks (Facebook, twitter etc..) […]

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Collette Walsh – TV & Radio Commentator….

My work as a journalist has developed into TV and radio commentating in recent years and, thanks to my strong opinions and banter, I’m often asked to speak on a wide variety of subjects – the hot news topic of the day here and abroad, debates about trends, human interest news stories and of course, […]

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BBC Breakfast – VT – Benedict Cumberbatch and ‘Posh Bashing’

Here’s this morning’s VT from BBC Breakfast – myself and the lovely Diana Mathers, etiquette expert and CEO at English Manners, had a great debate! Just to reiterate, I consider Benedict an excellent actor – however, his comments were not especially well-judged. Am sure he will continue to be a HUGE success and that he […]

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Collette Walsh BBC 5 Live: Why It’s Good to Talk…and Stop Text Messaging!

It’s good to talk…will be on BBC 5 Live later with Tony Livesey… just after midnight chatting about why text messages can never beat the art of conversation…‪ Collette Walsh – 5 Live

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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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Collette Walsh BBC Manchester: Gordon Burns’ Sunday Review

Collette Walsh BBC Manchester: Gordon Burns’ Sunday Review: I’ll be up bright and early tomorrow (unusual for me on a Sunday – as I do love to chill with the papers!). I’ll be on BBC Manchester radio’s Gordon Burns’ show. We’ll be going through the Sunday papers and news. Hopefully I won’t be hobbling around […]

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Collette Walsh BBC 5 Live – Richard Bacon Show – End of Year Review

Collette Walsh BBC 5 Live – Richard Bacon Show – End of Year Review: With just a couple of days left until we welcome in 2012, it’s end of year review time. Yes, that time when we look back on the last 12 months and reflect on what was great in the world of TV, […]

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