Yoga Workshop with World Champ Joseph Encinia – Brighton Bikram Yoga

What a huge privilege it was to attend a posture workshop led by World Champion Yoga Asana Champion, Joseph Encinia (from New York). http://www.josephencinia.com/ Joseph was in the UK to do a tour of various Bikram Yoga studios and to treat those able to attend, to a posture workshop. I actually attend the Manchester Bikram [...]

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Collette Walsh – Daily Mail – Femail article… Skin Cancer

By Collette Walsh I’ve written health and lifestyle articles for national newspapers for over 15 years now and this particular one has had incredible feedback, including a letter from one reader who was able to get a diagnosis promptly attended to. Femail – Good Health section, which also appeared on the Mail Online. Collette Walsh [...]

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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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BBC 5 Live – The Arrival of the Royal Baby – Collette Walsh

It has been Royal baby mania this week and it had kept myself and many current affairs/Royal commentators incredibly busy! I have in the past covered various Royal events and weddings, so I was on stand by for BBC 5 Live and the Phil Williams’ Show for the arrival of the latest addition to the [...]

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Review: Terry Christian – Naked Confessions of a Recovering Catholic

Jesus, Mary and ….Terry Christian the stand-up? Terry Christian isn’t the first person I would think of when it comes to being a natural stand-up comic. The Manchester-born broadcaster and presenter is more famed for his ‘motor mouth’ reputation as the former presenter of cult Channel Four youth show, The Word and for almost pipping [...]

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Manchester Fringe Festival 2013 – Feisty, Affordable and Fun

(Note. This review was originally published on the Huffington Post UK – entertainment/culture channel- link to come.) MANCHESTER FRING FESTIVAL 2013 WATCH out Edinburgh… Manchester is quickly becoming the festival capital of theatre, comedy and performance. While the Manchester International Festival 2013 (MIF) has just come to another triumphant end (4-21 July), the independent fringe [...]

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Review – New Order at Jodrell Bank

NEW ORDER Jodrell Bank – I’ve loved New Order for what seems a lifetime – my big sister (a massive Joy Division fan) got myself and my siblings into good music young and her vinyl collection included all the New Order 12 inches and albums…. Over the years I’ve seen New Order perform at various [...]

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