Interviews

INSPIRING PEOPLE

I have been lucky enough to interview some amazing people in my role as journalist and editor. As I spend some time filling boxes (we are moving very soon) and being ever-so-slightly sentimental about what we keep and what we recycle I have been reminded of this and wanted to share just a handful of …

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Family

LESSONS I HAVE LEARNED FROM MY DOG

I am a reflector on life. I re-play, re-imagine and over think, much to the annoyance of Husband. However, positivity is something I strive towards. Don’t get me wrong it’s not always easy but I have come to count my blessings every day. Currently that is the breeze that has appeared in our back garden …

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MODERN WOMAN

Samantha Cameron speaks exclusively to Louisa Castle about fashion, family and a fondness for minimalism During her six years at No 10 Downing Street, Samantha Cameron was admired for her sense of style. Indeed, together with her fellow first lady Michelle Obama, they were regularly referred to as the ‘First Ladies of Fashion’. Today, I …

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UNDER ORDERS

John Timpson takes a break from his straight-talking management books in his latest writings, instead cataloguing his journey, with wife, Alex, into racehorse ownership. He shares some of his tales with Louisa Castle Mr. John Timpson is a gentleman who has been on my interview wish-list since I joined The Cheshire Magazine team over three …

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Louisa Castle is invited into the Cheshire home of District Judge Marilyn Mornington and chats about her inspirational career, women in law and Latin dancing District Judge Marilyn Mornington became a judge at the early age of 40. She currently sits in the Wigan Family Court making the difficult heart-string tugging decisions you or I …

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THE SUPERVET

As TV’s Supervet Noel Fitpatrick heads up to Arley for DogFest we grab five minutes with the man himself to talk about guardian angels, rock concerts and dreaming bigger What inspired you to become a vet? Early in my career I was intensely frustrated by the lack of options available to our animal friends. I …

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STEPPING INTO THE VOID

Christine Gaskell MBE DL was part of the management team which revitalised Bentley. Today, she is charge of making Cheshire the best place to do business. Louisa Castle meets the business leader ‘Cheshire is the best kept secret. It’s 871 sqm of opportunity.’ This is the first thing Christine imparts after the pleasantries over coffee …

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