Gemma Cairney at Foyles Charing Cross

Gemma Cairney at Foyles Charing Cross
  • Foyles Charing Cross, 107 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DT
    Foyles Charing Cross
    107 Charing Cross Road London , WC2H 0DT UNITED KINGDOM
  • 02/05/2017 19:00 - 02/05/2017 19:00

Gemma Cairney, Daisy Buchanan and Hannah Witton panel event Love, money, mental health, Instagram, sex, hangovers, bodily functions! For everything you need to know to get you through your tweens, teens and twenties join us for this revealing panel event with Gemma Cairney, Daisy Buchanan and Hannah Witton. Gemma Cairney is a BBC 1 Radio presenter and a big kid at heart who knows a thing or two about adolescence. Her book Open: A Toolkit for How Magic and Messed Up Life Can Be is full of honest advice about the big, bad and beautiful things that growing up is all about. Award-winning journalist, Grazia agony aunt and real-life big sister, Daisy Buchanan, has been there, done that and got this adult thing covered… sort of. In How to be a Grown-Up, she dispenses all the emotional and practical advice you need to navigate a difficult decade. On a weekly basis, Hannah Witton opens up about all things sex to her 300 000 plus subscribers on her YouTube channel. In her first book, Doing It, she talks about doing it safely, doing it when you’re ready and doing it the way you want, when you want. With helpful advice on love, health and life, and general guidance on how to adult, Gemma, Daisy and Hannah leave no stone unturned in this discussion about growing up and becoming the best person you can be. Venue: The Auditorium at Foyles, Level 6, 107 Charing Cross Road Tickets: £8 per ticket or £5 for Foyalty members.

After a brief go at drama school and a stint working in fashion in her early twenties, Gemma Cairney is now a BBC broadcaster, magpie, and life enthusiast who has won awards for making documentaries on subjects such as young people in violent relationships. She presents The Surgery Show on BBC Radio 1 and co-produced and presented internet entertainment show, The Fox Problem. Gemma has presented shows and one offs for BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra, 2, 3, 4, 4 Extra, 6Music and BBC World Service. She is also founder of boutique production company - Boom Shakalaka Productions. She likes to write, explore the planet, trek mountains and DJ garage classics.