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Once a week podcast with your hosts Josephine & Donna plus a special guest

What your handwriting says about you, Reading Between The Lines by Emma Bache

15 Sep 2018

What your handwriting says about you, Reading Between The Lines by Emma Bache with Josephine Pembroke Do you have big or small writing? Or large loops or big spaces between your letters? We do still write, not as much as we used to; birthday cards, thank you letters and shopping lists. Find out how to…

Jo Pratt & Fran Warde, co-founders Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed

  Jo Pratt & Fran Warde, co-founders Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed   Cookbook authors and friends, Jo Pratt and Fran Warde, along with Lucy Cufflin have come together to found the UK’s very first cookbook festival. There are food festivals and book festivals but this unique festival celebrates the books we cook with and…

What Would Boudicca Do? E. Foley and B. Coates with Donna Freed

  What Would Boudicca Do? E. Foley and B. Coates with Donna Freed While we don’t expect or want you to burn London to the ground every time someone pisses you off, but bad-ass Boudicca’s method of dealing with adversity does have a certain appeal. The authors were inspired to find (only) 50 fantastic women…

Lucy Cufflin, co-founder of the Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed

  Lucy Cufflin has never been put off by being the first, especially when it comes to food. Her mother was the first foodie she knew and she has been working in food since she was a teen. She is a cookbook author herself, and knows the power of a proper recipe. It was of…

Is Monogamy Dead? by Rosie Wilby GORGEOUS COMEDY with VICTORIA PEARSON

01 Aug 2018

Is Monogamy Dead? by Rosie Wilby GORGEOUS COMEDY with VICTORIA PEARSON  Award winning comedian and broadcaster Rosie Wilby chats to Victoria Pearson. Topics include her new book ‘Is Monogamy Dead?’ stand up comedy as a form of very public therapy and Conscious Uncoupling.  https://www.rosiewilby.com/ #GorgeousComedy #RosieWilby #radiogorgeous                    …

A Little Book of Permission by Susie Sourwine – GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

21 Jul 2018

A Little Book of Permission by Susie Sourwine GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke This book is like no other, it let’s you think differently, breathe, reflect, relax, let go, trust and live; all through the power of permission. Susie explains her life story and how it led to this gem of a book. Buy the book…

Cities in Canada are more exciting than you think visit Montreal & Quebec Gorgeous Escapes with Sarah Tucker

10 Jul 2018

Cities in Canada are more exciting than you think visit Montreal & Quebec Gorgeous Escapes with Sarah Tucker Canada is not a mass-market destination. It doesn’t deliver the conventional sun, sand, sea holiday, but instead offers considerably more soul, substance and spirit in the adventures. Some people will not get it, and these people will not choose to…

K.A. McKeagney, TUBING: Sex on the Tube with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous

08 Jul 2018

  K.A. McKeagney, TUBING:  Sex on the Tube with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous  Strangers on a train … having sex! Polly is a bit disenchanted with life and sex with a stranger seems like a delicious fantasy until it isn’t. There’s no such thing as a perfect stranger: neither perfect and perhaps not…

How To Be A Grown Up by Daisy Buchanan with Josephine Pembroke

05 Jul 2018

How To Be A Grown Up by Daisy Buchanan with Josephine Pembroke Do you want more joy in your life? The wonderful top journalist and agony aunt for Grazia, Daisy Buchanan gives us tips and advice on how to live our life well and cleverly. Josephine and Daisy chat about subjects such as how to…

KATY BRAND Comedian Actor & Writer with VICTORIA PEARSON – GORGEOUS COMEDY

03 Jul 2018

KATY BRAND Comedian Actor & Writer with VICTORIA PEARSON – GORGEOUS COMEDY Willfully frumpy Katy Brand comedy star of Katy Brand’s Big Ass Show and writer of ‘Brenda Monk is Funny’ chats with Victoria Pearson. Topics include; her new hit play 3Women, the addictive nature of stand up comedy, working with Kate Moss, religion and feminism…

Relight My Fire, create a sexy wishlist with Author Joanna Boulouri with Josephine Pembroke

30 Jun 2018

  Relight My Fire, create a sexy wishlist with Author Joanna Boulouri with Josephine Pembroke Having a child can kill your sex life; find out how Phoebe and Oliver got their mojos back, big time. Josephine chats to best selling Glasgow based author Joanne Bolouri about fantasies, the dating scene and strong Scottish women. #RelightMyFire #RadioGorgeous…

Singer RUMER on Animal Welfare & life juggling GORGEOUS LIVES with Corinna McShane

Singer RUMER on Animal Welfare & life juggling GORGEOUS LIVES with Corinna McShane Critically acclaimed Rumer is an award winning singer songwriter whose debut single ‘Slow’ became one of 2010’s most requested Radio 2 tracks. Rumer talks to Corinna about how adopting rescue dog Alfie, led to a passion for animal welfare. Candidly open, Rumer also…

Caroline’s Bikini by Kirsty Gunn AUTHOR of The Week with Donna Freed

22 Jun 2018

Caroline’s Bikini by Kirsty Gunn AUTHOR of THE WEEK with Donna Freed Kirsty Gunn rips it up and starts again with each of her books, wrenching original novels out of her imagination. Her latest, a comedy about the impossible perfection of unrequited love, leaves as much out as in… much like a bikini! www.kirsty-gunn.com #RadioGorgeous…

The EXPLODED CIRCUS by Mimbre ALL FEMALE CIRCUS – Gorgeous Entertainment with Josephine Pembroke

20 Jun 2018

The EXPLODED CIRCUS by Mimbre ALL FEMALE CIRCUS – Gorgeous Entertainment with Josephine Pembroke We all dream of running away with the circus, Lina Johansson cleverly created her own female led circus. Mimbre have collaborated with super talented artists to create this explosive and highly entertaining show, suitable for ages 6 to 100. On tour all…

Thinking of a Cosmetic Procedure? by psychotherapist Deborah Sandler GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine

27 May 2018

Thinking of a Cosmetic Procedure? by psychotherapist Deborah Sandler GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine  Deborah is very concerned about people not truly knowing the practical and psychological reactions to cosmetic procedures. Deborah explains why we should all question ourselves and do extensive research before we pay up for the needle or the knife. Her book gives much…

Karin Ridgers the UKS most passionate Vegan – GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

Karin Ridgers the UKS most passionate Vegan – GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke   Today we are talking all thing VEGAN and who better to find out about how and why from the UK’s leading VEGAN, Karin Ridgers. Karin gave up a high powered job in banking to dedicate her life to spreading the V word. She…

The Real Cooking Housewives of Chiswick Take on Nigella Lawson, GORGEOUS KITCHEN with Josephine & Donna

22 May 2018

The Real Cooking Housewives of Chiswick Take on Nigella Lawson: Donna & Josephine in The Gorgeous Kitchen She’s famous for her rich, oozing brownies but does Nigella’s recipe hold up agains the Real Cooking Housewives of Chiswick: Josephine and Donna. The Cooking Housewives get brown and dirty in the bitchy kitchen. It doesn’t get more…

Marilyn Monroe & the birth of an unlikely feminist with Michelle Morgan GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke

21 May 2018

Marilyn Monroe & the birth of an unlikely feminist with Michelle Morgan GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke Michelle adores 50’s siren Marilyn Monroe, in fact this is her sixth book about her. The book is called The Girl, The Seven Year Itch & The birth of an unlikely feminist. Hollywood expert Michelle explains how and why…

Can astrology help us to live more mindfully and fulfil our potential? WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous with In The Moment magazine

Can astrology help us to live more mindfully and fulfil our potential? WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous with In The Moment magazine The ancient art of looking to the skies for answers has moved into the modern mainstream with more and more of us turning to astrology to help us understand and structure our lives. Jo Carnegie…

Grow Your Own HRT with Sally J Duffell – WELLNESS with Josephine Pembroke

09 May 2018

Grow Your Own HRT with Sally J Duffell WELLNESS with Josephine Pembroke  Ex stand comic up Sally gives us the confidence to stop using synthetic hormones in our body and get our HRT from plants and beans. She encourages us all to have a ‘bean habit’. She explains the history of HRT and why the…

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