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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Paul O’Grady interview Sunday Mirror (archive) – Collette Walsh Mirror

Collette Walsh Mirror: Researching some new celeb dinner date pieces and stumbled across this interview in 2003 when I was freelancing at the Sunday Mirror M Celebs mag. I love Paul O’Grady – he’s also got GREAT taste in dinner guests and grub! Sunday Mirror February 2, 2003: Dream Dinner; for Paul O’Grady – Aka […]

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Bikram Yoga Manchester – Sport Relief Challenge

Wow, we did it! Yesterday, 38 of us yogis at Manchester Bikram Yoga completed 5 Bikram yoga classes (that’s 5 90-minute classes in 105 degree heat) in one day. It was a seriously tough challenge but also great fun and at points, really quite enjoyable – never thought I’d say that. However, it was initially […]

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Collette Walsh BBC Radio Manchester – Kylie Announces UK Tour

Collette Walsh BBC radio Manchester chats about Kylie’s UK tour: I was on BBC Radio Manchester this afternoon – the Phil Trow Show chatting about Kylie Minogue’s just announced UK tour. It’s good timing for Kylie who has been a huge hit on BBC 1’s The Voice show. Tickets for the tour will likely sell-out […]

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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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World Book Day – Breakfast At Tiffany’s on Audible.co.uk

Audio book on Audible.co.uk – Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote and narrated by Michael C Hall. Today is World Book Day and to celebrate I have (for a change from reading) been listening (while I work and potter around the house) to the audio book of Truman Capote’s wonderful novella – Breakfast At Tiffany’s. […]

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