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Punk Rock Cellist Polly Panic chats to Victoria Pearson GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT

08 Nov 2018

  Punk Rock Cellist Polly Panic  chats to Victoria Pearson GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT  Gorgeous music with Victoria Pearson. Punk Rock Cellist Polly Panic chats to Victoria Pearson about her new album ‘Losing Form’ and her journey as an independent female artist. https://pollypanic.bandcamp.com/ #RadioGorgeous #ClassicalMusic #Punk                   Punk Rock Cellist…

Visit Romania, land of Vlad, horsedrawn carts & Prince Charles guesthouse GORGEOUS ESCAPES

07 Nov 2018

Visit Romania, land of Vlad, horsedrawn carts & Prince Charles guesthouse GORGEOUS ESCAPES Josephine was entranced by the uncommercialism of Romania, the land of mountains and plains. Donna and Josephine talk about Vlad’s Castle, Sibiu and Viscri. http://zalan.transylvaniancastle.com/ #GorgeousEscapes #Romania #RadioGorgeous                           Visit…

The Lost Art of Being, secrets to a calm, happy & easy life by Jacqui MacDonald

31 Oct 2018

The Lost Art of Being, secrets to a calm, happy & easy life by Jacqui MacDonald Our official name is human-being, on Radio Gorgeous mindfulness mentor Jacqui MacDonald explains how letting go of our humanness and tuning into our “being” can lead to joy and happiness. Buy the book & more info: https://thelostartofbeing.com/ Contact Jacqui: https://www.jacquimacdonald.com/…

The Hedgehog Handbook by Sally Coulthard, sex with spines with Corinna MacShane

30 Oct 2018

The Hedgehog Handbook by Sally Coulthard, sex with spines with Corinna MacShane  Best-selling homes, design and outdoor spaces author Sally Coulthard has recently published her first book about animals. Sally explains why she chose to focus on hedgehogs, how they are in danger and what we can all do to help. Sally also talks to…

Linda Em – Irish Born Singer, Songwriter & Poet GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Victoria Pearson

Linda Em – Irish Born Singer, Songwriter & Poet GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Victoria Pearson Gorgeous music with Victoria Pearson. London irish singer Linda Em chats to Victoria Pearson about her new EP ‘London Irish’ and her beautiful single ‘Two Hands’ FOR SHARING Wild Fire video https://youtu.be/g00gCs7eOJw Wild Fire https://soundcloud.com/lindaem/wild-fire Two Hands https://soundcloud.com/lindaem/two-hands Order EP http://www.talkingelephant.co.uk/product/linda-em-london-irish-ep Follow: Twitter: @lindaEm3 FB:https://www.facebook.com/LindaEmMusic/ All…

NOT FADE AWAY – How to thrive in retirement by Celia Dodd with Josephine Pembroke

29 Oct 2018

  NOT FADE AWAY – How to thrive in retirement by Celia Dodd with Josephine Pembroke Retirement is not a time to retire from life, you can thrive. Wellbeing journalist Celia Dodds tells us how to get away from the silver hair, expanding trouser, pottering around the garden image and do something that fulfils our life….

The Eleventh Trade by Alyssa Hollingsworth with Hester Wolton

28 Oct 2018

  The Eleventh Trade by Alyssa Hollingsworth with Hester Wolton Alyssa Hollingsworth’s debut novel, ‘The Eleventh Trade’ is a young adult’s book following the story of Sami, a young Afghan refugee, living in Boston with his grandfather as they attempt to build a new life there together. When his grandfather’s treasured instrument, a rebab, is…

Finding Myself in Puglia by Laine B Brown GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke

27 Oct 2018

Finding Myself in Puglia by Laine B Brown GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke On the heel of Italy lies Puglia, a land of olives, vineyards, wheat fields and joy. Ex nurse Laine B Brown wanted a complete change in her life, she was inspired to learn a new language and write a book, she discovered…

Caroline Taggart, Bognor and Other Regises, A Potted History of Britain in 100 Royal Places with Donna Freed

22 Oct 2018

  Caroline Taggart, Bognor and Other Regises, A Potted History of Britain in 100 Royal Places Sunday Times Bestselling author Caroline Taggart turns her searchlight on some of Britain’s quirkiest royals, uncovering fascinating facts and anecdotes, all in highly amusing and accessible prose. Meet Ethelred the Unready and Eleanor of Castile, travel from the Isle…

Ella Mills, Deliciously Ella: The Plant Based Cookbook at the Cookbook Festival 2018 with Donna Freed

21 Oct 2018

  Ella Mills, Deliciously Ella: The Plant Based Cookbook at the Cookbook Festival 2018 with Donna Freed Ella Mills, food writer and entrepreneur under the brand Deliciously Ella focuses on natural food and putting vegetables at the centre of our plates and palates. Her latest book includes tried and tested recipes that she has developed…

Amy Heydenrych, Shame On You with Donna Freed AUTHOR OF THE WEEK

18 Oct 2018

    Amy Heydenrych, Shame On You with Donna Freed AUTHOR OF THE WEEK   Working as a PR, Amy selected social media influencers to work with global brands and became fascinated by the disparity in their images and their real lives. In Shame of You, Holly is a clean eating social media sensation with…

Lynda La Plante, Widows with Donna Freed GORGEOUS READS

16 Oct 2018

  Lynda La Plante, Widows with Donna Freed GORGEOUS READS  Lynda La Plante is the indisputable, reigning QUEEN OF CRIME. Widows was Lynda’s first TV Script and while she was a TV actress at the time, she knew that she was not Dolly Rawlins. She never returned to acting and instead went on to create…

Jack Monroe & City Harvest’s Laura Winningham & Paula Merrony at the Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed

15 Oct 2018

  Jack Monroe & City Harvest’s Laura Winningham & Paula Merrony at the Cookbook Festival with Donna Freed  Jack Monroe, campaigner & author of Cooking on a Bootstrap; Laura Winningham, co-founder of City Harvest London and Paula Merrony, head of operations at City Harvest London in conversation with Donna Freed at the Cookbook Festival 2018…

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…

Pippa & Lizzie – The Vignettes, Queens of Harmony GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke

26 Aug 2018

  Pippa & Lizzie – The Vignettes, Queens of Harmony GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Josephine Pembroke Charismatic classically trained musicians turned jazz, showtunes singers, Pippa and Lizzie tell us all about their exciting cabaret stage show. Both Pippa and Lizzie have super successful singing careers in their own right but coming together as a team and…

Francoise Malby Anthony & Katja Willemsen, An Elephant In My Kitchen with Donna Freed

Francoise Malby Anthony & Katja Willemsen, An Elephant In My Kitchen with Donna Freed When Francoise Malby refused to share a taxi on a bone-chilling day in London with a scruffy, bearded man, it was the very last time she said no to future husband Lawrence Anthony. So when he said they should buy a…

Chloe Esposito, BAD the anti-heroine, with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

20 Aug 2018

  Chloe Esposito, BAD the anti-heroine, with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous  Chloe has created the epic anti-heroine, Alvina Knightley who discovers that while she may not be a talented poet, she has an uncanny knack for killing people…and she likes it! Bad Alvie is the id unleashed; watch out as her pleasure principle rocks…

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