An Evening with Gemma Cairney "
"As a young peoples ambassador, journalist and BBC Radio One's resident Agony Aunt on The Surgery, Gemma Cairney has distilled a range of advice on all the big, bad and beautiful things that growing up is all about. "
"With practical tips on virtually everything from family, mental health, body soul and first love, and lovingly illustrated by Aurelia Lange, Open: A Toolkit for How Magic and Messed Up Life Can Be is a fabulous resource to draw on any time you need advice. "
"If you can't make it to the event, let us know by calling 0115 947 0069 and we'll reserve a signed copy for you! (if possible!)
Waterstones 1 - 5 Bridlesmith Gate
16/03/2017 7:00 PM
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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. "
"Her non-fiction titles for teenagers, Open You Heart: Learn to Love Your Life and Love Yourself and Open Your Mind: Your World and Your Future, are must-have practical guides to navigating the ups and downs of life.