Louise's posts

#GirlBoss: Unbreaking my back at Everybody Pilates

Inspired by the #BossGirl movement, Love Southsea founder and director Lulu Whitmore is celebrating female entrepreneurs in the Portsmouth area with a series of blog posts. First up: Amy from Everybody Pilates. The wealth of talent we have right here in Portsmouth continues to amaze me — the latest inspiring …

Review: Calamity Jane at The Kings Theatre

My mum, my two girls, and I went along to The Kings Theatre on Southsea’s Albert Road this week to see Calamity Jane, an ongoing production of the legendary Wild West musical hitting the Edwardian playhouse’s stage until April 4th. My mum and I grew up on the Doris Day …

Dyslexia: Are you old fashioned thick?

All my life I have battled with dyslexia — even the word dyslexia is hard to spell! The first time I realised I was different from the other kids in my class was when I was nine years old. My teacher at the time told me to take my workbook …

Review: Thursday's Child by Ropes And Theatre Company and Southsea Shakespeare

Last week I was very lucky to see a performance of Thursday’s Child by the Ropes and Theatre company, in association with the Southsea Shakespeare actors. Thursday’s Child is a dark comedy written by Clare Camble-Collins (pictured left). Clare, who has lived in Portsmouth for most of her life, teamed up with her …

Ever Thought of Having Eyelash Extensions? Read On…….

The last time I tried eyelash extensions was about 5 years ago, Katie Price was in vogue and I thought I would give it ago. 2 hours later I had a full set of heavy uncomfortable lashes. I think I lasted a week before I’d had enough, they …

Kip McGrath’s Advice On World Maths Day

Today is World Maths Day 2013, so we thought it fitting to ask Kip McGrath, Portsmouth’s best educational experts, for their top tips for children. Howard Jones, the centre director for Kip McGrath, told Team Locals: As someone who has a terrible short-term memory, I never mastered my times …

What’s on in Portsmouth and Southsea This Weekend

Please refer to our comprehensive what’s on and events guide for a full listing of things happening around Portsmouth here. www.teamlocals.co.uk/events-portsmouth/     Listen again to our podcast for ideas for days and nights out for this week ahead …

South Coast Business show

  This week we went to the Express FM studios to talk about The South Coast Business Show, Listen again to hear all about it and how to get involved.

United Salons Can Help You Get The Kate Middleton Look

Want to have shiny healthy locks like Kate Middleton? The best results I have found is the Redken’s intensive mask treatments, available now from your local hair studio, United Salons in Castle Road, Southsea. Redken’s exclusive Inter-bond Conditioning System and powerful Care-Adjust Complex allow you to customize a product regimen suitable to …

Gunwharf Quays Funktifino & Drift Bar on Ice

  After a fantastic day at the grand opening of the Real Ice Rink! Now you can look forward to for our Friday Night Funktifino Retro Club Sessions on ice! Get your 70,80,90’s glad rags on for a chance to win a great prize every Friday night. This …

Christmas Fayre and Pamper Night at The Pyramids Retreat Spa

Come along to The Retreat Spa for their Christmas Fayre on Thursday 6th December from 5:00pm to 8:00pm, where there’ll be everything festive from mince pies and mulled wines to treatment demos by trained masseuses and gift stalls hosted by Furie-Belle (selling beautiful jewellery and accessories), Sweet Cakes, and LUSH …