Gemma Cairney
Gemma Cairney is a radio and television broadcaster from London. She presents the weekend breakfast show on BBC Radio 1 between 7-10am on Saturday & Sunday.

Entries by Gemma Cairney

The Women Who Have Inspired Me

(6) Comments | Posted 14 October 2013 | (15:10)

I absolutely love women and I feel lucky to have come across, as far as I'm concerned, some of the best. From age 20 to 23 I went to work as an assistant for an amazing fashion stylist called Cynthia Lawrence-John. We worked together for two years and she just...

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Did You Feel the Rumble?

(0) Comments | Posted 27 January 2013 | (13:47)


Yesterday was Rumble in the Jumble Part 2. A jumble sale I helped organise. It was quite different to your ordinary jumble sale, it was a fundraising event. Today I'm a frazzled heap of joy, though feel simply illuminated by the spirit,...

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Christmas Presents, Top 3, ACT FAST

(0) Comments | Posted 19 December 2012 | (23:00)

Oh my giddy aunt. Perhaps quite literally in fact, because it is the time for celebrated giddiness.
It's getting closer and closer and closer. Mind scramble? Good intentions and a hell of a lot of love to give, right? But what about the actual presents?

If you're feeling...

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Riots: The Aftershock

(6) Comments | Posted 6 July 2012 | (00:00)

I write this in the glare of the spotlight that has once again been turned on last year's riots - almost one year on and with stark and scary truths tumbling into our brains from a new report commissioned by the Guardian and The London School of Economics -

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11 Steps to the Best Weekend Ever

(0) Comments | Posted 23 April 2012 | (21:37)

I'm a Londoner get me outta here. If you're like me and sometimes find yourself, almost bleeding in love for a fantastical yet exhausting city, yearning to look out at nothing but a field or the sea? Then I have something for you. I recently took 23 people out of...

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