Who wasn’t captured by the legend of King Arthur as a child?
Mythical Camelot, knights of the round table and Merlin the magician romanticise history and places across the whole of the UK. I’ve been a fan of the stories, films and art work inspired by these tales and that have influenced popular culture.
Tintagel Castle on North Cornwall’s rugged coastline has been inextricably linked to the legend for many years.
Headed to Cornwall? Need some trip inspiration? Take a look at my visit hiking round Tintagel and crossing the new bridge that re-connects the island to the mainland.
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Bright Lights Big City was featured on Royal Caribbean‘s blog and social media after a day spent onboard The Independence of the Seas.
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Seaside in the Square brings sand, sun and cocktails to Guildhall Square thanks to Go! Southampton‘s* new summer beach extravaganza.
Orange Rooms, Sam FM, Ikea, Decathlon, City Eye and a whole host of other companies have joined together to offer over 100 free events until 22 August 2018.
And, I am there with bells on…
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Join me for a day onboard Royal Caribbean’s Independence of the Seas. I’ve never been on a cruise so it was a real eye opener spending the day taking a look around.
The ship has recently had a multi-million pound makeover and has just re-launched with some of its most popular routes.
If you’re thinking of booking a cruise this will give you plenty of insight and I’ve broken it into sections as there’s an awful lot to see and do!
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What better way to start the summer than trying some new make up bits to enhance your look to suit the season ahead.
A make up master class with The Body Shop at West Quay in Southampton* has me chasing that summer glow!
Take a look at the products that will help you achieve a radiant look. Continue reading “Get the glow with make up from The Body Shop”
I got Lush in my bag, SWAG!
The Lush headquarters in Poole have recently been transformed into a pop-up shop full of limited edition ethically sourced swag!
It’s on for a very limited time only and the swag is exclusive to the store.
I went down for a visit and took loads of snaps so you can have a nose around! Come and take a peek…
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Emma’s Beautique is Capital FM‘s annual beauty event on the south coast. It brings beauty brands together to showcase the latest trends in make up and skincare and it’s presented by Capital breakfast host Emma Jo Real Davies.
I went from being a guest to a panelist Emma’s Beautique, a Capital FM beauty event, in the blink of an eye.
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Let’s face it, make up for the screen is a lot different to your every day look. At the moment I’m trying to find my feet with my photographic and video make up.
Someone, whoever you are, nominated me for a free make over with MAC, in John Lewis West Quay, for International Women’s Day.
This was the perfect opportunity to get some expert advice on make up for the camera. I booked my appointment a few weeks later and here are the results.
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