Category Archives: Events

Big Bra Hunt

Ok…. I’ve a confession to make, I buy way too many bras. Some women have an insatiable passion for buying shoes but for me it’s lingerie. Possibly because as good as a shoe might look on my foot, I’m never … Continue reading

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Monmouth Women’s Festival 2012

Yesterday I was delighted to be the guest speaker at Monmouth Women’s Festival afternoon event. The Festival is from 2nd – 18th March and celebrates the achievements of women both locally and globally. It’s created every year by Ali Green and … Continue reading

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Casualty: January 2012

Any regular readers may have noticed that my blog was rather dormant from October through November, this was partly because I started a new job (yes I do have a full time day job alongside all the media work) and … Continue reading

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No Triumph, No Tragedy: BBC Radio 4

Hello Just a quick post to let you know that you can catch me chatting to Peter White in “No Triumph, No Tragedy” on BBC Radio 4 on Monday 29 August at 9am. As it’s a Bank Holiday in the … Continue reading

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Every Eight Hours

Today is Spinal Injuries Awareness Day, so no surprise that my own spinal injury is on my mind this morning…. Apparently every eight hours someone suffers a spinal cord injury; in the summer of 1990 I was one of them. … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day at 10 Downing St

Wow, wow, wow. It’s not often I’m rendered speechless but I can’t quite believe that a month after I was last invited toDowning Street, I was invited again. This time, to celebrate the centenary of International Women’s Day. A room … Continue reading

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One Tweet to 10 Downing Street

To those of you still in any doubt about the power of social media (though if you’re reading a blog that’s not likely) I’d like to share a little tale with you. Late last year I read a tweet from … Continue reading

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RADAR People of the Year Awards

 Wow – what a night! My first time presenting an award and I totally fluffed my lines! Excellent. SO embarrassed but I’ve been reassured that I made a good recovery. I somehow managed to say that the award winner, Arsenal … Continue reading

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Stamp & Swap

I’ve spent today doing back to back radio interviews with Julie Fernandez and David Proud for a brilliant campaign called Stamp and Swap. This International Day of Disabled People on Friday 3 December 2010, show your support, swap your talent … Continue reading

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AMI Awards

Last Sunday evening I attended the AMI Awards to accept the Mainstream Media Features Award on behalf of Maverick Television and Debenhams for our work on How to Look Good Naked…with a Difference. I accepted the award with Nikki Fox … Continue reading

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