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Bonnie MacBird, Unquiet Spirits, Author of the Week with Donna Freed

09 May 2018

Author of the Week: Bonnie MacBird, Unquiet Spirits with Donna Freed The second of Bonnie MacBird’s faithful, full length Sherlock Holmes novels is infused with the ghostly presences of the past history of the MacLaren whiskey family and Sherlock himself. The explosive adventure travels through London, the Cote d’Azur and the Highlands. Bonnie brings all…

Make the perfect flower arrangement with Nikki Pierce, Florist from Petal & Grace

26 Apr 2018

Make the perfect flower arrangement with Nikki Pierce, Florist from Petal & Grace with Josephine Pembroke  Nikki Pierce explains how to make your flowers look romantic, beautiful and vintage. Nikki has amazing clients which include: Dolce & Gabbana, Coach, Elle Magazine and Issey Miake, based in West London she tells us how her business has…

Hormones, Menopause & Body Changes with Marilyn Glenville

    Hormones, Menopause & Body Changes with Marilyn Glenville Dr Marilyn Glenville is a nutritionist and psychologist. She can help women back to health when all traditional medicines have failed. https://www.marilynglenville.com/  #hormones #menopause #radiogorgeous

Holly Black, The Cruel Prince AUTHOR of the Week with Donna Freed

05 Apr 2018

Holly Black, The Cruel Prince – with Donna Freed    Holly Black is the prolific writer of young adult fantasy fiction: she is best known for The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), The Modern Faerie Tale series and the Magesterium series (with Cassandra Clare). The Cruel Prince is the propulsive first book in another series:…

Embrace your shadow self WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous with In The Moment magazine

03 Apr 2018

Embrace your shadow self WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous with In The Moment magazine   We all know that positivity and kind thoughts are the key to our wellbeing, but getting in touch with our shadow side can actually help us to find a sense of balance. Wellbeing expert Jo Carnegie and Josephine discuss why accepting all…

Patti Boulaye, The Faith of a Child GORGEOUS LIVES WITH JOSEPHINE PEMBROKE

28 Mar 2018

Patti Boulaye, The Faith of a Child GORGEOUS LIVES WITH JOSEPHINE PEMBROKE Effervescent Patti Boulaye was the winner of the last ever ‘New Faces’ show in 1978. Patti’s incredible life started when she was born in a taxi in Nigeria, she literally fell into show business on holiday in England. And she ended up in…

Madeleine Reiss, Before We Say Goodbye GORGEOUS READS with Donna Freed

20 Mar 2018

  Madeleine Reiss, Before We Say Goodbye GORGEOUS READS with Donna Freed A perfect tearjerker for Mother’s Day. Scott is only 19, but his heart transplant is failing. His mother has always put everything aside to care for him, but what will she do when he’s gone. Scott has a plan to find someone for…

People Pleasing, Perfectionism and more with KIM MORGAN from Barefoot Coaching with Josephine Pembroke

People Pleasing, Perfectionism and more with KIM MORGAN from Barefoot Coaching with Josephine Pembroke Tips and stories to help you find out your character traits which can be a help or a hindrance. Kim Morgan MD of Barefoot coaching gives us sound advice for our careers and life. Contact https://www.barefootcoaching.co.uk #Coaching #LifeChange #RadioGorgeous

Alex Hourston, Love After Love with Donna Freed AUTHOR OF THE WEEK on Radio Gorgeous

Alex Hourston, Love After Love with Donna Freed AUTHOR OF THE WEEK on Radio Gorgeous  Alex’s latest trixy heroine is a mother, therapist, wife, sister, daughter and now lover. Despite what she thinks, she cannot have it all when her various roles collide. Alex Hourston excels at propulsive and emotional explorations of the internal lives of…

SHE, A celebration of 100 Renegade Women by Harriet Hall – GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke

15 Mar 2018

SHE, A celebration of 100 Renegade Women by Harriet Hall  – GORGEOUS LIVES with Josephine Pembroke Fashion historian and digital editor for The Stylist magazine tells us how and why she chose 100 renegade women to grace the pages of her riveting book. Harriet explains that trousers were too shocking, because they show your crutch!…

The Wonder Down Under, A user’s guide to the vagina, by Dr Nina Brochmann & Ellen Stokken Dahl with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS WELLBEING

The Wonder Down Under, A user’s guide to the vagina, by Dr Nina Brochmann & Ellen Stokken Dahl with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS WELLBEING  Nina and Ellen sex educators from Oslo talk straight and funny about your vulva, vagina and clitoris. They also inform us about discharge, your hymen and anal sex. Be prepared. #SexualHealth #IWD2018 #RadioGorgeous…

Linda Nolan, From My Heart – Gorgeous Lives: with Donna Freed

  Linda Nolan, From My Heart, Gorgeous Lives: with Donna Freed After all the drama: the Nolan Sisters break up, her sister and husband died, she was caught out as a benefits cheat, her own breast cancer and depression, Linda bears all and embraces life in the face of secondary breast cancer. Donna makes a…

Yuva Face Massage for Face & Mind, Lucinda Wallop GORGEOUS WELLBEING

07 Mar 2018

Yuva Face Massage for Face & Mind, Lucinda Wallop GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke    Would you like a naturally uplifting massage for the face and mind? Rooted in Ayurvedic principles, Lucinda’s dry, sixty minute, fully clothed face and neck massage is powerful, yet deeply relaxing. It can reduce wrinkles and tighten and tone facial…

Karena Johnson, Director Female Parts : Shorts with Donna Freed GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT

  Karena Johnson, Director Female Parts: Shorts with Donna Freed GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT  Karena Johnson talks about Hoxton Hall’s female centred festival culminating in three short plays she is directing: A Woman Alone, The Immigrant and A Mother. Each of these one woman pieces play with stereotype and women’s roles: wife, mother, immigrant that also reflect…

The Little Book of FEMINIST SAINTS by Julia Pierpoint GORGEOUS LIVES on Radio Gorgeous

06 Mar 2018

The Little Book of FEMINIST SAINTS by Julia Pierpoint & Manjit Thapp, GORGEOUS LIVES on Radio Gorgeous To celebrate International Women’s Day, New York Times best selling author Julia Pierpoint and British artist Manjit Thapp have created a must have handbook of 100 secular female ‘Saints.’ These women broke ground, broke ceilings and broke moulds. Saints…

Say goodnight to insomnia WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous with In The Moment magazine

27 Feb 2018

Say goodnight to insomnia WELLBEING on Radio Gorgeous with In The Moment magazine Does your mind refuse to switch off at night? Does sleep sometimes feel like a distant dream? Sarah Plater suffered from chronic insomnia for a decade, before discovering that everything she needed to cure her sleeplessness was within her all along. Sarah…

Katie Fforde, A Country Escape with Donna Freed AUTHOR OF THE WEEK on Radio Gorgeous

25 Feb 2018

Katie Fforde, A Country Escape with Donna Freed, AUTHOR OF THE WEEK on Radio Gorgeous Katie’s latest heroine, Fran, moves to the country to run a dairy farm, only problem: petrified of cows! As per usual, there are some other obstacles but both Fran and Katie, show their love of the countryside and its unique…

Fern Britton, Coming Home, with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS GOSSIP

Fern Britton, Coming Home, with Josephine Pembroke – GORGEOUS GOSSIP   Fern and Josephine get comfy on the sofa and chat away about Fern’s latest novel Coming Home, set in her beloved Cornwall. Fern also tells us how she finally seduced Phil her husband when working on Ready, Steady, Cook. Fern also opens up about…

ICY & HOT weekends in Europe, Gorgeous Escapes with Sarah Tucker

21 Feb 2018

ICY & HOT weekends in Europe, Gorgeous Escapes with Sarah Tucker What do you fancy? Trekking in the snowy mountains or a dining in a hip barber shop/cafe in buzzing Lisbon. Take your pick, Sarah Tucker has done the research for you. For all the information in this interview see below: Stay cool.  – Sarah…

Dynasty by Christina Oxenberg with Josephine Pembroke

20 Feb 2018

Dynasty by Christina Oxenberg with Josephine Pembroke Your Mother is a princess and your uncle should be the Serbian king. You are born in New York and raised in the UK. You think having your own palace, servants and being surrounded by antiques is normal. Meet Christina Oxenberg she tells us the true story about…

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