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The Adanola Story

In Fashion, People by Emily Fitzgibbons0 Comments

The story began with two brothers… Hyrum and Josh had an early introduction to fashion and trade, spending many long nights with their grandparents cutting and sewing beautiful bridesmaid dresses before waking early to make gruelling 6am market sales trips around the North West. It was here that they discovered their love of the trade and together decided they would …

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The UK Choir Festival brings unique singing experience to the North West

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Founded in 2016, The UK Choir Festival aims to support, train and bring choirs together, allowing them to learn, develop and thrive in a truly unique way. The festival is produced by highly experienced and passionate musical director Russell Scott, who started his musical career in the London Philharmonic Choir over 20 years ago. The UK Choir Festival is designed …

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Eamonn Holmes to ‘Run the Runway’

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Television presenter Eamonn Holmes is teaming up with British Airways and Manchester Airport for the annual charity Run the Runway Race over the May Bank Holiday weekend. Eamonn will officially start the race on Sunday April 30, as people get the chance to get their running shoes on for a third year for the 6km run around the runways. The …

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Musician has the yum factor

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Classical saxophonist, Gillian Blair, is serving up a sweet, musical treat to concert goers at Didsbury Arts Festival 2017. The award-winning performer has come up with an unusual idea to showcase her twin talents – music and baking – at this year’s festival.  Audiences attending her recital, Toot Sweet, are in for a surprise, because Gillian will be handing round …

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An interview with Boyzlife

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Boyzlife the duo, created by Keith Duffy from Boyzone and Brian McFadden from Westlife, flew up to Manchester with some very lucky British Airways competition winners last month for an exclusive up close and personal concert at the BA offices in Didsbury. TRENDING POSTS

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Adrian and Neela Tratalos Together by design

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As an eighteen-year-old student, Neela Shan used to pull pints for Adrian Tratalos in the Griffin in Bowdon. Little did she know how significant a part they would eventually come to play in each other’s lives. Adrian reckons Neela was way out of his league in those days, but he somehow managed to improve his powers of persuasion over time. …

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Plastic surgeon Gary Ross tells all

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If he’d had his way as a teenager, Gary Ross MBChB, MD, FRCS, (Plast) would be playing Premier League football or competing at Wimbledon for a living. Instead, at 44, he has earned the position of a ‘premier league’ plastic surgeon, regularly appearing in Tatler Magazine and topping league tables of Realself Top 100 reviews. An accredited consultant plastic reconstructive …

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Dr John Fox discusses a range of topics

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Dr John Fox has been a Consultant Clinical Psychologist across both independent and NHS services since 2002. He is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and is an Associate Fellow and Chartered Clinical Psychologist with the British Psychological Society (BPS). A: Eating disorders are rare but serious mental health conditions. There are three main types; anorexia nervosa …

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Carina Martins is new general manager of Stanneylands Hotel

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Dynamic, educated and warm, Stanneylands’ Brazilian General Manager Carina Martins is raring to guide Wilmslow’s renowned and refurbished hotel into a new phase. Armed with a University of São Paolo Masters in Tourism, Carina knows her stuff both academically and hands-on. At 35, this happily married mother of two already has three general managerial posts under her belt, including a …