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BBC Breakfast News – celebrity deaths – Prince, Victoria Wood, Bowie

I did a slot on BBC Breakfast (BBC1) this morning covering why there have been such an exceptional number of high profile celebrity deaths. Newsweek have even labelled the phenomenon: the Great Celebrity Death Epidemic. This year has indeed seen some incredibly gifted stars sadly die and the stats speak for themselves. While there will […]

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Collette Walsh on BBC 1 – BBC Breakfast – Smartphone Etiquette

I was on the BBC Breakfast red sofa yesterday morning debating a story that has got the whole nation up in arms. It’s the story about the Sainsbury’s check-out woman who told a customer to finish her call; or she wouldn’t continue serving her. See more here. Collette Walsh on BBC Breakfast – link to […]

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Woman’s Hour – BBC Radio 4 – Can I Survive Without My Smartphone?

Here is the link to the chat we did on Woman’s Hour on being addicted to our Smartphones and the concept of FOMO…yikes, guilty m’lud!! Collette on Radio 4 – Woman’s Hour with Jenny Murray recently here Here’s a quick clip and the full interview will be on my Audioboo page asap – I’ve finally […]

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BBC Ulster: Fur is Back? Why Fake is the Fashionable, Kinder Choice

I have NEVER cared for real fur. One of the very first feature articles I wrote as a cub reporter in Manchester was in fact heartfelt opinion piece on why fur is such a cruel purchase – totally unethical in a world where faux is fab, kinder and much more practical. On Thursday morning I […]

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A Fashion Guilty Pleasure: Snuggle Style – Why the Onesie is Such a Hit

It’s the fashion guilty pleasure that just won’t go away. Yes, the onesie, which I wrote and spoke about last year and had assumed would dissappear as a gimmick, is still with us! In fact, these adult romper suits are just as popular as ever and thanks to several celebs and X Factor stars seen […]

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Collette Walsh – BBC 5 Live: Has The X Factor Had Its Day?

Lots of lovely feedback from 5 Live (late night show on Sunday) regarding The X Factor. I have always championed the crop of talent and reality TV shows that have proved hugely popular during recent years, but even I was bored watching X Factor on Saturday. The format seemed so tired and the judging panel […]

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Collette Walsh journalist – BBC Breakfast – Tackling the ‘Monday blues’ …

Up bright and early for two slots on BBC Breakfast this morning… on with the super-smart, top psychologist Professor Geoffrey Beattie – we were talking about tackling the Monday morning blues … which according to research are creeping into our Sundays too! Great chat and tips from Prof Beattie… will post the VT asap! Collette […]

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Collette Walsh BBC Breakfast – Jubilee Fun…

Collette Walsh BBC Breakfast: A couple of very early starts for me over the Jubilee weekend – with two early morning slots on BBC Breakfast doing the newspaper review. Thanks to the awful rain (during the outside broadcasts in London – Sunday especially) I stayed on hand till 6-9am in case they lost links etc… […]

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