GORGEOUS Lives

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Self-Care for the Real World: Nadia Narain & Katia Narain Phillips, GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Donna Freed

15 Feb 2018

Self-Care for the Real World: Nadia Narain & Katia Narain Phillips GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Donna Freed After years of fads and the shoulds and shouldn’ts of self-improvement/punishment, sisters Nadia (yoga teacher to the stars) and Katia (raw food restauranteur) yearned for a kinder approach to life; one that included self-love and self-care. They believe that…

Mother Anguish – A Memoir by Basia Briggs with Josephine Pembroke

28 Jan 2018

  Mother Anguish – A Memoir by Basia Briggs with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS LIVES  How does one survive abuse, alcoholism and a wild mother? Listen to this tantalising life story of courage and grit. Mother Anguish, A Memoir is published by Quartet. Buy it here #HighSociety #Royals #Abuse #RadioGorgeous Never miss a podcast sign up…

Heal Yourself with Crystals with Sara Doone WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous

26 Jan 2018

Heal Yourself with Crystals with Sara Doone WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous Psychic, crystal expert and healer Sara Doone explains to Josephine, what are crystals, their inner magic and how to use them. She also talks about how we are all psychic and how she developed her skills. Contact Sara www.theintuitivepathfinder.co.uk. #crystals #healer #radiogorgeous

Emma Hall, Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT on Radio Gorgeous

17 Jan 2018

  Emma Hall, Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties: Gorgeous Entertainment:  Emma has a mission: produce powerfully entertaining and though provoking theatre that addresses gender imbalances and encourages young people to work in all aspects of the theatre. As Peter Hall’s daughter, she didn’t really have a choice but her production company, Antic Face, which…

Women! Negotiate Equal Pay – The Negotitation Book with Nicole Soames & Josephine Pembroke

12 Jan 2018

The Negotitation Book with Nicole Soames – Gorgeous Entrepreneurs  Women! It is our responsibility to get equal pay. Listen to gorgeous business coach Nicole Soames from Diadem tell us how to be a master negotiator.   Buy the Book  Diadem http://diademperformance.com/ #genderpaygap #womenpay #wagediscrimination Never miss a gorgeous podcast:  http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/

Ellyn Daniels, Emotional Terrorism Gorgeous Entertainment: With Donna Freed

10 Dec 2017

Ellyn Daniels, Emotional Terrorism Gorgeous Entertainment with Donna Freed    In her one-woman show, Ellyn Daniels charts her life of Paris runways; ballet dancing; world travel; parties at Hollywood mansions and the dark underbelly of this seemingly glamorous life: bulimia; blacking out; and sitting on the precipice of suicide. Drayton Arms Pub & Theatre December…

Autobiography of an Orgasm by Betsy Blankenbaker GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

06 Dec 2017

Autobiography of an Orgasm by Betsy Blankenbaker GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke  Betsy decided in her 40s that is was time to heal her body. She is now in full flow of her life force, she tells us her story and how we can incorporate bliss into our everyday lives. #Orgasm #Healing #Women   More…

Charley’s Wood by Charles Duff MAN WEEK with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous

29 Nov 2017

  Charlie was brought up by a homosexual father and lesbian mother. They were also aristocrats, listen to his moving and amusing life story here. His cold father was a cross dresser with a passion for all things royal. His mother adored him until she discovered Charlie was gay too. #memoir #aristocrat #LBGT Buy the…

George by Sean Smith MAN WEEK on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

  George by Sean Smith MAN WEEK on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke Celebrity biographer Sean Smith tells us amazing facts and stories about George Michael, one of the most successful popstars of all time. #GeorgeMichael #pop #celebrity Buy the book: https://www.harpercollins.co.uk/9780008155636/george Never miss a podcast: http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/

Maria Alyokhina, Pussy Riot with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

25 Nov 2017

Maria Alyokhina, Pussy Riot Gorgeous Riot: Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot with Donna Freed Saatchi Gallery: Art Riot: Post-Soviet Actionism showcasing 25 years of Russian protest art from November 16 – December 31, 2017 Pussy Riot went viral after Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova were imprisoned for performing for 40 seconds in Moscow’s Cathedral of…

Olivia Jacobs, director The Gruffalo’s Child GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT: with Donna Freed

23 Nov 2017

Olivia Jacobs, director The Gruffalo’s Child GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT: with Donna Freed Olivia first co-directed The Gruffalo as a travelling show in a fringe basement but my look how it’s grown. Her production company, Tall Stories which she co-founded with Toby Mitchell in 1997 is now bringing The Gruffalo’s Child to the West End. Previews for…

Coffee & Henna with Zainab Khan & Josephine Pembroke

15 Nov 2017

Coffee & Henna with Zainab Khan & Josephine Pembroke Studying anthropology was the inspiration for Zainab to invent her original editorial community. She draws stunning ancient, ethnic designs in henna over a very modern cup of Western coffee. https://www.instagram.com/coffeeandhenna/ Insta: @coffeandhenna #community #coffeandhenna #hennartist   https://www.instagram.com/p/BbeZa3AAqfD/?taken-by=coffeeandhenna   Josephine

Live Like You Give A Fuck! by Nicola Findlay on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

Live Like You Give A Fuck! by Nicola Findlay  on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke  The no nonsense philosophy for smart girls who want to smash it.  Nicola Findlay talks to Josephine about her amazing new book and how she became a life and motivational coach.  Insta: @nicolafindlayTCD https://www.nicolafindlay.co.uk/ #livelikeyougiveafuck #womenempowerment #positive #radiogorgeous For even more…

Love & Fame, Susie Boyt Author of the Week with Josephine Pembroke

13 Nov 2017

  Love & Fame, Susie Boyt, Author of the Week with Josephine Pembroke Lover of musicals and observer of quirky family relationships, author Susie Boyt discusses death, mourning and how it feels to belong and feel at home in a capital city. Buy the book: https://www.littlebrown.co.uk/books/detail.page?isbn=9780349008905 Follow: @SusieBoyt  #Love&Fame #SusieBoyt #Witty #Fiction #London Even more…

Lynne Franks – Power of 7 with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS LIVES on Radio Gorgeous

01 Nov 2017

Lynne Franks – Power of 7 with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS LIVES on Radio Gorgeous  Visionary and facilitator for women globally Lynne Franks talks to Josephine about her latest venture Power of 7. Now based in Somerset Lynne invites us all to her party, expect dancing, yoga, wellbeing and healthy food. www.lynnefranks.com #Women #Powerof7 #Workshops

Suzannah Starkey Bramley Apple Grower GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke

22 Oct 2017

Suzannah Starkey Bramley Apple Grower GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke Do you know your Cox from your Gala? We are talking apples here, live from Southwell Bramley Apple Festival in Nottinghamshire. Suzannah Starkey is an apple grower with a vision, inventive and creative she is taking eating and cooking apples and turning them into juices,…

Eastern Seaboard of USA Gorgeous Escapes with Josephine & Donna

20 Oct 2017

Eastern Seaboard of USA Gorgeous Escapes with Josephine & Donna Josephine goes on board a small ship to Boston, NYC, Washington and Charleston. She naturally learns about American history and culture. Josephine sailed with Noble Caledonia the world experts in small ship cruising. https://www.noble-caledonia.co.uk/ Amazing life stories sign up for more : http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/   #USA…

The Real Rock Follies by Annabel Leventon With Josephine Pembroke

The Real Rock Follies by Annabel Leventon With Josephine Pembroke Rock Bottom were a trio of solo singers from the theatre world who took on the world of rock. Then their original idea was stolen and the long process of suing and healing took place. Annabel tells Josephine the moving story in detail. Buy the…

Elizabeth Kostova The Shadow Land, with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous

Elizabeth Kostova The Shadow Land, with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous From the #1 bestselling author of The Historian comes an engrossing novel that spans the past and the present—and unearths the dark secrets of Bulgaria, a beautiful and haunted country. www.elizabethkostova.com #Bulgaria #TheShadowLand #historicalthriller For more amazing women go to www.radiogorgeous.com 

Philippa Adams, Senior Director of Saatchi Gallery with Donna Freed on RADIO GORGEOUS

18 Oct 2017

   Philippa Adams with Donna Freed on RADIO GORGEOUS Gorgeous Culture: Philippa Adams, Senior Director of Saatchi Gallery and Curator of Iconoclasts: Art Out of the Mainstream and artists Alexi Williams-Wynn and Kate MccGwire with Donna Freed. www.saatchigallery.com @saatchigallery insta: kate_mccgwire #alexiwilliamswynn

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