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Inspiring Women talk at Forward Ladies (Manchester House) – Collette Walsh

Collette Walsh – Friday :11 July update: Despite being a chatterbox, like most people the idea of public speaking (without Power Point) fills me with dread. But on Friday, shortly after doing a slot on BBC Breakfast, I headed over to the sensational venue that is Manchester House (the restaurant that is the dream-child of […]

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Parklife Weekender 2014 – Manchester is Ready to Party – World Class Line-Up & Over 30 After-Parties

Excitment is mounting here in Manchester as over 40,000 music fans head to the city’s Heaton Park today for the start of the ‘Parklife Weekender’ festival. It’s not surprising there’s such a buzz in the air – the line-up is world class with US superstar rapper Snoop Dogg headlining tonight along with a host of […]

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Shades (and wellies) at the ready… Parklife Weekender 2014

Busy weekend ahead – a mad dash down to London very early tomorrow and a train home in time for one of the hottest festivals of the year – the Parklife Weekender. Very conveniently for me, the festival is located in Heaton Park (Manchester) which is just a stone’s throw away from my house … […]

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National Wedding Show 2014 – Manchester – 15-16 March

Hiya, I will be at The National Wedding Show next weekend, so if you’re planning on getting hitched, know someone who is or just fancy the fun of the confetti, wedding gowns and fizz… come along! This weekend’s show at Manchester Central is set to be really special with some excellent brands and wedding specialists […]

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Collette Walsh – Travel Book Club on Freeview now too..

Hi all Sky 284 and now Freeview too are still showing the Travel Book Club – so tune in and catch up on our top travel books of the last year with my panel of really lovely guest reviewers. http://www.holidayandcruisechannel.co.uk/the-travel-book-club.html cheers x Collette Walsh

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30 Day Bikram Yoga Challenge at Manchester Bikram Yoga

So, the new year is here and to ‘celebrate’ I’ve signed up to a 30-day Bikram yoga challenge at my local Bikram yoga studio – Manchester Bikram Yoga. Well, I’m pleased to report that 14 days in, so far so good. The half-way point is typically the hardest bit and I’ve got to admit that […]

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BBC Breakfast – Politicians’ Christmas Cards – Collette Walsh

Collette Walsh, 8 December 2013: I was up super bright and early this morning to do two slots on BBC Breakfast. We were chatting about PM David Cameron’s choice of official Christmas card – something that has become an annual topic of discussion among the press, public and of course politicians themselves. The choice of […]

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Vogue Fashion Night Out – Manchester

The Manchester Vogue Fashion Night Out (FNO) was a resounding success and it was great fun to be back home in Manchester to see so many old (I mean stylish) faces. Manchester itself looked so glamorous – especially the fantastic The Avenue shopping esplanade in Spinningfiels. Here you can shop for designer goodies AND hop […]

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