Category Archives: Presenter Blogs

The Big Squeeze!

Chef Joe’s Blog, Presenter Blogs

The Big Squeeze!

When I refer to the big squeeze it’s not some convoluted juicing reference, merely my experience of trying to fit into any item of clothing since the festivities. If like me, since around mid-November you’ve been declaring “oh, it’s fine, it’s almost Christmas” then I’m sure this week as you stare longingly into your kale salad you’re starting to question the meaning of life. If this is the case you’re probably also wondering if you could just carry on with the good life and pretend not to care. Continue reading

Introducing Chef Joe’s Blog

Chef Joe’s Blog, News

Introducing Chef Joe's Blog

Hello and welcome to my blog….I know right…me…writing a blog. I’m as shocked as you are, believe me.

“How on earth has this come to happen?” I hear you say, well, let me enlighten you.

A long, long time ago (almost 6 years now) a fresh-faced young whipper snapper of a chef popped up on your telly box at Ideal World. I would be telling fibs if I said it was all plain sailing in the early days…. Continue reading

Stargazing with Mike: Why I Love the Stars

Garden, Presenter Blogs

Why I love the Stars

When I was a child I always dreamed of going to the moon and flying in space. I would sit for hours imagining what it would be like to travel to far away galaxies and visit distant solar systems, which is one of the reasons why I was so happy when my mum and dad bought me my first telescope. The first time I looked at the moon through the eyepiece I felt as if I was there on the moon and that was it…..I was hooked. Continue reading

What to Wear: Bonmarche

Fashion, Gen's Blog

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I am delighted to announce that I will be bringing you a very special Bonmarche show today at 5pm.

With a new season upon us this is the time to cosy up in style and glam up for that special occasion. It can be difficult to know what to wear in this transition time and many women write to me asking advice on the right combination for that perfect Autumn/Winter wardrobe. Well, Bonmarche have got the perfect fashion solutions for the cooler days and dazzling evenings. Continue reading