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Sex & Relationships, how to navigate intimacy: The Latte Lounge Podcast with Katie Taylor, Francine Kay, relationship counsellor & Samantha Evans from Jo Divine

11 Apr 2019

  Sex & Relationships, how to navigate intimacy: The Latte Lounge Podcast with Katie Taylor, Francine Kay, relationship counsellor  Francine Kay, relationship counsellor & Samantha Evans from Jo Divine.   Today in the Latte Lounge Podcast we focus on the fact that in midlife many women quite often split up with their partners and become…

Gaby Koppel’s Reparation – Untreated trauma is passed on through the generations

Gaby Koppel’s Reparation – Untreated trauma is passed on through the generations AUTHOR OF THE WEEK with Donna Freed    Gaby’s protagonist Elizabeth is at a crossroads as are many of the characters in the book. Which paths they take forms the structure of the book but it is the difficult relationship with her mother,…

BATHE by Suzanne Duckett – WELLNESS with Sarah Tucker

BATHE by Suzanne Duckett – WELLNESS with Sarah Tucker Suzanne Duckett is prolific. A typical Aries in that she does what she says (she delivers), her CV reads like a PhD bibliography. I’ve known her for over ten years and she’s done it again with this very well researched and accessible book on bathing, which…

Sarit Packer, Honey & Co Middle Eastern chef with Donna Freed

04 Apr 2019

Sarit Packer, Honey & Co Middle Eastern Chef with Donna Freed   Exuberance personified, Sarit and Itamar’s food is packed with as much personality as flavour. Honey & Co., Honey & Spice and Honey & Smoke are their three locations where they serve the food they love in a variety of styles and settings. The…

COLEEN NOLAN with Corinna McShane on her first acting role

03 Apr 2019

COLEEN NOLAN with Corinna McShane on her first acting role & why we need more women over 50 in theatre & TV   Loose Woman Coleen Nolan talks to Corinna about her excitement (and nervousness!) at taking on a starring role in the world premiere of the ‘The Thunder Girls’. A tour de force for…

In Her Own Words – Works by Exceptional Women – rare books and papers

12 Mar 2019

In Her Own Words – Works by Exceptional Women – rare books and papers The UK’s largest rare bookseller, this year celebrates its 50th anniversary, and is pleased to present In Her Own Words: Works by Exceptional Women, an exhibition of its first catalogue focused solely on women. The catalogue contains some 180 remarkable rare…

Becky James of metal band SOUL DESIRE, Gorgeous Entertainment on Radio Gorgeous 

  Becky James of metal band SOUL DESIRE, Gorgeous Entertainment on Radio Gorgeous  Victoria Pearson chats to Becky James lead singer of the alternative metal band ‘Soul Desire’ about vocal training, confidence and the ideas behind Soul Desire’s music.  Tweet: @SoulDesireNoise FB: https://www.facebook.com/pg/souldesirenoise/about/ #GorgeousEntertainment #RadioGorgeous #Metal

The Flexible Pescatarian with Jo Pratt GORGEOUS KITCHEN with Donna Freed

    The Flexible Pescatarian with Jo Pratt and Donna Freed  Cookery writer, chef, food stylist, editor and presenter Jo Pratt’s latest cookbook invites you to explore more fish. Fish can be tricky: we don’t always know how to cook it or what fish to use. Jo to the rescue. As with all her books…

Nina Campbell Interior Designer for royalty, rockstars & the super rich GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous

05 Mar 2019

  Nina Campbell Interior Designer for royalty, rockstars & the super rich GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous Today my guest on gorgeous llives is one of the worlds leading interior designers. Famous for her country house look her clients include royalty, rockstars, top hotels and the super rich. For many decades she…

Jo Pratt, The Gorgeous Kitchen, Heathrow Terminal 2 with Donna Freed

01 Mar 2019

Jo Pratt, The Gorgeous Kitchen The Radio Gorgeous Kitchen visits Heathrow Terminal 2’s The Gorgeous Kitchen with Jo Pratt and Donna Freed Jo Pratt, cookery writer, cook, food stylist & presenter is one of four female chefs who preside over Heathrow Terminal 2’s The Gorgeous Kitchen. Jo works with Caroline Artiss, Sophie Michell and Gee…

‘The Ramonas’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones’

‘The Ramonas’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones’ an all female tribute to the iconic New York Punk Rock band ‘The Ramones, Victoria Smith with Victoria Pearson on GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT  Victoria Pearson chats to Victoria Smith bassist of ‘The Ramonas’ an all female tribute to the iconic New…

Dr Gina Miller, Philanthropist, transparency campaigner with Sarah Tucker

28 Feb 2019

Dr Gina Miller, Philanthropist, transparency campaigner is the woman who initiated the 2016 R v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union court case against the British government over its authority to implement Brexit without approval from Parliament. She talks exclusively to Sarah Tucker on Radio Gorgeous about her book RISE and what inspires…

Nuala Ellwood, Day of the Accident Maggie wakes up from a coma

26 Feb 2019

Nuala Ellwood, Day of the Accident  Day of the Accident with Donna Freed Maggie Allen painfully wakes from a coma to find that her daughter has died in a terrible accident and her husband has left her. It gets worse, she is responsible for the strange accident but she can’t remember anything. This is the…

Singing in the Rain, 52 Practical Steps to Happiness by Rachel Kelly

19 Feb 2019

Singing in the Rain, 52 Practical Steps to Happiness by Rachel Kelly

Carolyn Kirby, The Conviction of Cora Burns AUTHOR with DONNA FREED

Carolyn Kirby, The Conviction of Cora Burns Carolyn Kirby’s debut novel takes place in 1885 Birmingham, a time that hallmarks modern life as we know it. The prison where Cora was born still dominates the area and is in use today. A wide-ranging historical thriller that asks the question: where does violence come from?  This…

Dr Catherine ONLINE dating for over 50s GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke

09 Feb 2019

    Dr Catherine ONLINE dating for over 50s, GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke Figures came out last week which may shock you if you are an online dater or considering it: 40% of single over-50s who have tried online dating have had what they feel is a negative experience. 21% Have experienced someone lying about…

Don’t Hold My Head Down by Lucy-Anne Holmes of No More Page 3 Movement

08 Feb 2019

  Don’t Hold My Head Down by Lucy-Anne Holmes Founder of No More Page 3 Movement with Josephine Pembroke Bored of wanking over boring porn, candid and funny writer Lucy-Anne decided to learn to ask what she really wanted in bed. And to find out how to have beautiful, slow sex. Buy the book: https://www.waterstones.com/book/dont-hold-my-head-down/lucy-anne-holmes/9781783526215 Twitter:…

THE LAST, One Hotel, Twenty Survivors by Hanna Jameson, Author with Josephine Pembroke

    THE LAST, One Hotel, Twenty Survivors by Hanna Jameson, Author with Josephine Pembroke    Nuclear bombs have been dropped globally and Jon is on a conference in Switzerland, the world has ended. Then the internet goes down, what to do? 20 people are left in the hotel, a dead body is found. Novelist…

A Cupboard Full of Spices with chef Kumud Gandhi, Gorgeous Food and Drink: with Donna Freed

31 Jan 2019

A Cupboard Full of Spices with chef Kumud Gandhi, Gorgeous Food and Drink: with Donna Freed Kumud Gandhi, the Spice Queen, wants to introduce us to the alchemy of food and balanced spicing. Careful spicing goes beyond seasoning, it is medicinal, nutritional and preservative as well as. She took a career break from the Bank…

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