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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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Presenting the First Travel Book Club Show

We recorded the first four episodes of The Travel Book Club a few weeks ago and I am reliably informed that it will be airing early April. I have had a sneak preview of the first episode where myself and the panel review Bill Bryson’s Down Under. The discussion got quite animated (!) as these [...]

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Collette Walsh – TV Presenter – The Travel Book Club on Sky 284

This week I am busily genning up on a host of great travel books. Sometimes I have to pinch myself at how much fun my job is! Yep, starting next Thursday I will be recording a series for Sky 284 (Holiday and Cruise Channel) called The Travel Book Club. It combines two of my main [...]

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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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Launch of The Global Party – Natural History Museum London ..tonight!

Several months ago (back in March) I was invited on a bit of a magical mystery trip to Marbella. Myself and some truly charming and fun-loving entertainment/lifestyle/travel journalists were flown to Marbs (!) and treated to luxury beyond words (seriously fab!!) at The Marbella Club. While the experience was unforgettable fun for us all there [...]

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