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28
Nov
Congratulations to Prince Harry & Meghan Markles engagement
28 Nov 2017 Camille Winkelmann

The couple have been dating since 2016 Harry popped question on one knee earlier this month while they were cooking roast chicken at his cottage They will live in Nottingham Cottage in Kensington Palace next door to William, Kate, George and Charlotte  Meghan has quit the hit show Suits and is shipping all her belongings […]

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22
Nov
Are you struggling to “Lift Off?”
22 Nov 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Having a conversation with one of our members this week who is only about six months into her new business where she is frustrated with the lack of sales she is achieving or rather not achieving. It’s an all to common conversation I have with new start up’s who are extremely skilled within their field, […]

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03
Nov
Gender Pay Gap
03 Nov 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Alex Jones was ‘shocked’ to learn that co-star Matt Baker got paid £50,000 MORE for The One Show… as she weighs in on BBC gender gap More than 40 well-known female presenters have written to BBC boss Lord Hall since, demanding he immediately put men and women on equal levels of pay. The list revealed […]

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20
Oct
Say I do to shopping local
20 Oct 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Listening to one of our network members this week she shared the frustration she felt; that despite being in her bridal boutique for five years a local bride to be had chosen do a 100 mile round trip to the city and visited her only after her search was unsuccessful. As a small business owner […]

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24
Apr
London Marathon 2017: Mary Keitany win
24 Apr 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Mary Keitany of Kenya broke Paula Radcliffe’s women’s-only world record to win the London Marathon. Keitany, 35, crossed the finish line on The Mall in two hours 17 minutes one second, the second-fastest time in history. That was 41 seconds quicker than four-time British Olympian Radcliffe ran in winning the event in 2005. http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/athletics/39683756

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20
Apr
Congratulations to Serena Williams
20 Apr 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Congratulations to Serena Williams, the most successful female player of the Open era, is pregnant – just 12 weeks after winning a record 23rd Grand Slam singles title. Williams’s pregnancy was confirmed after a wild day of speculation that began when a photograph was posted on Williams’ Snapchat story.

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19
Apr
Theresa May to seek general election on 8 June
19 Apr 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Theresa May has called an early general election on June 8 in a surprise announcement in Downing Street. The Prime Minister came out early to announce the snap poll that she had promised would not happen after deciding to U-turn on her Easter walking holiday. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn welcomed the decision, leaving the road […]

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Emmerdale fans praised Faith Dingle revealing her cancer secret.
30 Mar 2017 Camille Winkelmann

Fans were left emotional as on Wednesday night the actress Sally Dexter revealed that she had undergone a double mastectomy. One fan wrote on Twitter: “@emmerdale powerful performances by @lucyparge and sally who plays faith and well done to emmerdale of portraying this, have sore eyes now.” http://www.itv.com/news/calendar/2017-03-30/emmerdale-wins-praise-from-viewers-for-the-way-it-revealed-faith-dingle-has-had-a-double-mastectomy/

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28
Mar
Daily Mail Sparks Sexism On Front Page
28 Mar 2017 Camille Winkelmann

A sexism row erupted today after Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon were pictured on a newspaper front page sitting down next to the headline “Never mind Brexit, who won Legs-it!”  

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22
Mar
Women still working into their 70s due to pension worries
22 Mar 2017 Camille Winkelmann

The proportion of women working into their 70s in the UK has doubled in the last four years and is starting to catch up with men. Analysis of official data reveals that 5.6% of women only stopped working after the age of 70 in 2012. This had risen to 11.3% in 2016. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-39344000

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