Just Women

Just Women

(formerly Fabulous Women)

Every Tuesday at 1pm

Just talking to interesting, intriguing and inspiring women of all ages
Repeated on Thursdays at 8pm.
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Just Women is introduced by two of the following presenters – Alison Florence, Jackie Mitchell, Doreen Pipe, Sharon Finch, Ivana O'Brien, Anne Twist and Mandy Dineley.

Our new team is enthusiastic and ready to hear from any women in the local area who are actively involved with kids activities, or have an interesting career or who enable other women to improve and enhance their lives – email JustWomen@brooklandsradio.co.uk with any suggestions.

We talk to a maximum of 3 local women each week about one of the three areas below, to hear their experiences or ask for professional advice:

Kids Work Life
Pre/post natal, new mums, primary age, teenagers,
students, empty nest
Return to work, starting work, career progression, redundancy, retirement, starting/running a business Self improvement, health, fitness, money, travel, relationships, spirituality, elderly parents

You can listen to interviews from 2016 by clicking Just Women 2016 Archive

You can listen to interviews from 2015 by clicking Just Women 2015 Archive

You can listen to interviews from 2014 by clicking Just Women 2014 Archive
or for earlier interviews and Summer Specials, by clicking Just Women Pre 2014 Archive.

If you'd like to ask a question or make a comment before the programme, to any of the guests listed below, please email JustWomen@brooklandsradio.co.uk or on the day studio@brooklandsradio.co.uk

Next programme

25 Apr 2017 Presented by Ivana O'Brien and Sharon Finch
Elizabeth Hutton C.E.O. of Kicks Count, which is a charity educating parents and health professionals about a healthy pregnancy . The charity was set up to educate mums-to-be on the importance of a baby's movement during pregnancy. They have a range of very helpful products on their website to support their work. www.kickscount.org.uk
Tashara Forrest, singer song writer and life style coach. She regularly performs as a soloist, accompanied by a guitarist, with a repertoire of covers and original songs. She appears at various functions including weddings, birthday parties and corporate events. She is also a backing vocalist for the legendary Soul II Soul, London's finest S.E.L. Soul, Scotty Rockstar and various other bands and projects. www.tasharaforrest.com

Previous Guests

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11 Apr 2017 Julia Jones runs Iceland Traveller, organising trips to Iceland. She has collaborated with Kokoh Chocolate to produce the first U.K. chocolate bar with Icelandic salt, to be produced in the U.K. www.icelandtraveller.co.uk
11 Apr 2017 Carole McGrath teaches children about 'positive touch' using massage stories she has written and linked to the National Curriculum. She runs workshops for teachers, parents, and children. www.peermassageproject.co.uk
11 Apr 2017 Jane Redhead, Sales and Marketing Manager of Kall Kwik, Farnham. Kall Kwik have been in Farnham for 32 years offering placemats to exhibition stands, branded clothing to promotional gifts, business cards to wedding stationary from this family business. jane@farnham.kallkwik.co.uk
04 Apr 2017 Amber Evans, editor, Muddy Stilettos, one of the UK's most successful lifestyle blogs, with over 20,000 readers, showcasing the very best that Surrey has to offer, is one year old. Surrey is one of 16 editions covering 17 counties. http://surrey.muddystilettos.co.uk
04 Apr 2017 Melanie Hurley owns her own catering business, Rocket Catering who create beautiful food for beautiful occasions. In 2016 they were commended as the UK best caterer of the year in The Good Funeral Awards. www.rocketcatering.co.uk>
04 Apr 2017 Lynn Stanier, founder of the charity Their Future Today, which works to improve the lives of disadvantaged children in Sri Lanka, by preventing the abandonment of children, reuniting children with their families, education in rural areas and transforming institutions. www.theirfuturetoday.com
28 Mar 2017 Bev Wilkinson from Nuggets of Learning, specialising in interactive learning and personal development workshops, using unique and exciting techniques that challenge traditional methods. www.nuggetsoflearning.co.uk
28 Mar 2017 Zoe Payne from Baby Sleepy Dust, providing one-to-one coaching and workshops for new parents or parents to be, in getting babies into a good nighttime sleep routine. www.babysleepydust.co.uk
28 Mar 2017 Sue Seakens is CEO of The Surrey Law Society, a role she has had for over 11years. She will be telling us about this important position as well as discussing causes she is currently involved in. surreylawsociety.org.uk
21 Mar 2017 Jocelyn Close and Tori Lumb from Driving Miss Daisy, a new community companion driving service. www.drivingmissdaisy.co.uk
21 Mar 2017 Jamie-Lee Abtar founder of Be Distinctly Different. A boutique travel marketing agency that helps travel and tourism brands to grow, develop and make money. www.bedistinctlydifferent.com
21 Mar 2017 Sarah Ziegel, mother of 4 boys with autism. Her book Coping with Autism draws on her years of experience to offer practical help to parents in a similar situation. www.sarahjziegel.wordpress.com
14 Mar 2017 Elena Daniilidou from Image N Style, she is the organiser of Walk in Wardrobes Surrey. A pop up clothes swap with a real difference. Learn how to detox your wardrobe and get the best from your clothes, with Elena. www.imagenstyle.co.uk
14 Mar 2017 Sarah Singleton from Nibilicious. Fabulous food cooked for your friends and family by Sarah. Private catering in Surrey plus student and teenage cooking classes for the next generation. http://nibilicious.com
07 Mar 2017 Kerry Harrison, who is a professional photographer based between Guildford and Woking, focussing on business and family photography.www.kerryjphotography.co.uk
07 Mar 2017 Liz Pocknell. District Commission for Woking District Scouts. Liz will be telling us about The Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers and Network of scouts, from 6 to 25 plus. www.wokingscouts.org.uk
07 Mar 2017 Jill Bennett, Brooklands Radio's own presenter! Learn more about Jill and her business, hobbies, and her first year at BR! Jill's free ebook The Ideal Home Business Model is available at www.bit.ly/Idealhomebiz
28 Feb 2017 Barbara Cosgrave is a Personal Stylist. She thrives on inspiring women to feel confident, look great and succeed. With a particular emphasis on delivering a working wardrobe that gets results you want and never fail to impress the right people - always! www.barbaracosgrave.co.uk
28 Feb 2017 Jane Muddle from Madajazz. Jazzy bags and hats from Madagascar. Bags that will make you smile! www.madajazz.co.uk
21 Feb 2017 Dr Helen Johnson. Speaker, writer, goddess unleasher who helps women be more confident, manage stress and deal with change. www.goddessacumen.com
21 Feb 2017 Rhona Byrne spiritual life coach who works with clients who are at a crossroads in their life. She helps them to rediscover their inner strength , vitality, and love of life. www.relaxrejuvenate.biz
21 Feb 2017 Yasmine Giles, professional singer and musician talks about her new show. Email yasmine.giles@gmail.com
14 Feb 2017 Joanne McGowan, Social Media and Marketing consultant is owner of The Guildford Hub. www.businesshubs.org
14 Feb 2017 Leonie Jackson-Sedgwick, writer for businesses, a life-long love of language has shaped her into an experienced writer for large and small companies.
07 Feb 2017 Catherine Black talking about 2 events organised by The Rotary Club of Shepperton and Sunbury. They are The Joint Charities Fair and The Waterways of Shepperton Charity walk. www.sheppertonandsunbury-rotary.org.uk
07 Feb 2017 Carly Hooper, Beekeeper and Skin Care Producer. 100% natural hand made skin care products using beeswax and honey, from local bees. Supporting the Bee keepers she makes regular donations, from sales to The Friends of The Honey Bee. www.beeutiful.co.uk
07 Feb 2017 Janet Alkema, Area Director of Toastmasters in Surrey, is a Business Coach. She helps her clients regain control of their work and family balance, helping them to achieve what they really want on the path to this goal.
31 Jan 2017 Louise Boardman of Ten2two Recruitment, a specialist Recruitment Company helping to find employment for professional people looking for flexible work solutions to fit around their busy lives and family commitments. www.ten2two.org
31 Jan 2017 Sara Ward, dog trainer, who runs Rewards Dog Training, will talk about her personal approach to training for puppies and dogs. She is a member of The Kennel Clubs Accredited Instructor Scheme and London Area Coordinator for Bedlington Terrier Rescue. www.rewardsdogtraining.co.uk
31 Jan 2017 Jasmine Shaddock began dancing at the age of 3 with The Royal Ballet School. She quickly fell in love with Ballroom then Latin dances, including Zumba. It was this passion for all things Latin that inspired her to become a Zumba instructor. www.jasmineshaddock.zumba.com
24 Jan 2017 Wendy Capewell, relationship specialist helps couples who are struggling with their relationships to help them get back on track and reconnect. She has written a self help book for those not wanting a one-to-one consultation.www.howtochangemyrelationship.co.uk
24 Jan 2017 Jose Penrose, hypnotherapist who runs Mind to Change. She helps young people reduce their anxiety, solve family issues, and increase their confidence and self esteem. www.mindtochange.co.uk
17 Jan 2017 Cherie Plaice translator and interpreter and owner of Wordfish Translations in Guildford talking about her career in languages.
17 Jan 2017 Amanda Weller and Carol Paterson talking about the menopause.
10 Jan 2017 Narinder Kaur is an Independent presenter for Younique, which is an ethical cosmetics company, found in 11 countries across the globe. www.youniqueproducts.com/dazzle
10 Jan 2017 Pauline Hedges MBE of West Byfleet talking about her charitable and community work which has brought her a well deserved MBE in the New Year's Honours for her services to young people, charity and the community.
10 Jan 2017 Doreen, Narinder and Pauline talk about their plans for 2017

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