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WEDDING HATS AT THE READY this is VIVA’s guide to the perfect wedding

Rebecca Ferguson Interview with the lady that sings the blues

The Ultimate American Adventure

New York City To Los Angeles to Las Vegas In 10 Days

Celebrating International Women’s Day

VIVA’s top 20 women in manchester who have got a bit of girl power


VIVA SPRING 2015

28th May 1969 - January 2015

This issue is dedicated to Rachel Reed. You’re a VIVA Girl forever and we will never forget you. Wherever you are now our love is with you always. R.I.P babe.

Big Love VA Team VI

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VIVA INSIDE

FEATURES

FASHION

BEAUTY + HEALTH & FITNESS

08_ Guest on the radar: Lorna Bancroft from Heart FM 12_ Exclusive interview feature with Rebecca Ferguson 18_ Something borrowed, something blue 34_ Wedding hats at the ready 57_ VIVA celebrates International Women’s Day

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Catwalk trends: Get physical Catwalk trends: A technicolour revolution Shop the highstreet: It’s time to get naughty girls Shop the highstreet: Office gentlemen

42_ Get the look this Spring with Cassie Lomas 45_ Hair detox with Tatiana Extensions 49_ New Year detox tips with Sam Witter 51_ Y you must

HOME, LEISURE, BUSINESS & TRAVEL 52_ Love your crib this New Year 54_ Free turbine and solar PV installations with Visolaris 56_ The coolest things from the world of gadgets 68_ The ultimate American adventure FOOD AND DRINK 74_ Healthy eating with Neighbourhood 76_ Find me: afternoon tea! 78_ Starting off the New Year with some corkers

VIVA LAS MANCHESTER & CHESHIRE

LIVE MUSIC, THE ARTS AND FILM

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Vegas fight night Remembering Rachel

86_ When VIVA Ems met McBusted 88_ On the VIVA music radar: Blossoms 89_ Cath Tyldesley takes over the VIVA ipod


TEAM VIVA Give us a little tweet... The editor emma WILKINSON @VIVAEms

Art director REBECCA LEGON (not a social networker)

Sales & marketing manager LOUISE ADKIN @AngelMediaLou

Senior designer Ed Wilkinson @eddiewilky

Copy sub-editor KEITH McDONNELL @geraldthejag

Sales and marketing executive ROB STUBBS @robstubbs

Fashion editor ROSS FORSYTHE @rossforsythe

Head of photography KARIN ALBINSSON

Feature editor SAM BRAMWELL (a secret tweeter)

Food editor emma CHADWICK @ChaddersLife

Health & fitness columnist SAM WITTER @samwitter1

Beauty columnist CASSIE LOMAS @cassielomas

Motoring editor JACK MARSDEN

Drink editor David marsden @DrinksEnthusist

Follow VIVA: facebook/vivamagazines twitter.com/vivamagazines instagram.com/vivamagazines youtube.com/vivamagazines

Issue 20 published February 2015 CONTRIBUTOR WRITERS Emily Howett Jennifer Skehan Lucy Roper Lucy Matthews Tereza Pevna Yvonne Goldsmith-Rybka CONTRIBUTOR PHOTOGRAPHERS Elspeth Mary Moore Georgie Glass Stephen Farrell Stephen McGowan Will Wilkinson CONTRIBUTOR GRAPHIC DESIGN Andy Allen

VIVA Magazine, Part 2nd Floor, Fourway House, 57 Hilton Street, Manchester, M1 2EJ Tel: 0161 2280065 email: info@vivalifestyle.co.uk website: www.vivalifestyle.co.uk A readership of 60,000 in the Manchester and Cheshire areas

Film editor DARREN R L GORDON @DarrenRLGordon

VIVA London KIRI BLOORE @KiriBloore

VIVA TV TOBIAS LONGMATE @henrysradiator

VIVA website SHABIR hussain @shabby218

For annual subscription rates, please ring our enquiry line on 0161 2280065 or email info@vivalifestyle.co.uk. VIVA Manchester magazine is published quarterly (4 times a year) and is distributed in and around Manchester and Cheshire which includes Manchester city centre, Didsbury, Hale, Wilmslow, Altrincham, Chorlton and Salford. Unsolicited manuscripts, artwork, photographic prints and transparencies are accepted only on the understanding that VIVA accepts no liability for loss or damage. No responsibility can be accepted for any breaches of obligation by advertisers. Strictly copyright all content VIVA Magazines. Reproduction, in part or whole, is forbidden without the express permission of the publishers. All prices included within this publication were correct at the time of print. All expressions and opinions demonstrated within this publication are those of the editor(s) including contributors.

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VIVA MANCHESTER & CHESHIRE SPRING 2015 ISSUE 20  

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