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BBC Breakfast – Collette Walsh reviews the return of Cold Feet

This morning I was on the red couch at BBC Breakast to chat about the return of ITV’s much loved comedy drama, Cold Feet. The first episode was broadcast last night at 9pm, and I have to say it did not disappoint. In fact, it was like an old friend (who you really liked!) coming […]

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BBC Breakfast – Best of TV 2014 & what to watch in 2015

Collette Walsh – BBC Breakfast. Last year (2014) was a fantastic year for quality TV drama on UK TV. From the first series of Broadchurch through to the staggeringly intense The Fall and The Missing. I was on BBC Breakfast on Sunday morning taking a look back on the TV highlights but also talking about […]

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Collette Walsh -Travel Book Club (8) – A Dip in the Ocean – Sarah Outen

Collette Walsh and her team review another top travel read. This week’s book is a fantastic read (the whole panel loved it!) – A Dip in the Ocean by Sarah Outen. Week beginning 20 March 2013 – broadcast times: Monday at 9pm – Repeated: Tuesday at 10am, Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 2:30pm, Sunday at […]

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Review: Magical! Peter Pan – Bolton Octagon

It’s panto season and for troops of children up and down the country trips to the theatre are underway. For pretty much all British children panto is often their first taste of the magic of theatre and live performance. So, do NOT underestimate its power and influence – for a couple of hours, children (and […]

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Great Menu, Ingredients and Chef: Linen Restaurant at Manchester 235

As a very straight-talking and greedy foodie, I tend to inspect restaurant menus with a beady eye for any gimmicks. I don’t want teeny tiny portions of over-priced ‘signature’ dishes either. Nor do I want a dizzying menu with too many options. Put simply, I want great ingredients that are balanced and yes, that look […]

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Travel: Vila Joya – Albufeira, Portugal

(Thanks to VisitPortugal for highlighting this review. http://www.visitportugal.com ) DURING my travels I try to take in as many of the local talking points as possible – the places that those in the know go to but that are possibly not on a typical tourist trail list. I’ve been to Portugal (wow, what a beautiful […]

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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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