Celebrity Interviews

30 November 2021

Five things I'd like my readers to know about me, by Scarlett St Clair

To celebrate the recent publication of her novel, King of Battle and Blood (Bloom Books), bestselling author Scarlett St Clair has opened up with her readers exclusively with Female First. ...
29 November 2021

Exclusive: Personal trainer Charlotte Tooth on working out while pregnant

Personal trainer at TRX, Charlotte Tooth, started out as a professional dancer before trying her hand at being a Barre master but is now certified to do pre- and post-natal ...

27 November 2021

Five things I'd like my readers to know about me, by Paul Cleave

To celebrate the release of his latest novel, The Quiet People, we asked author Paul Cleave to share a few things that readers may not know about him, so they ...
26 November 2021

Five things I'd like my readers to know about me, by Will Carver

To celebrate the release of his new novel, Psychopaths Anonymous, we asked author Will Carver to open up in an exclusive piece for Female First. Here, he shares five things he ...
25 November 2021

Lia Lewis on the growth of women's freestyle football, raising the sport's profile and more!

Freestyle football star Lia Lewis won the Red Bull Street Style Finals to become the first British champion, earlier this month (November 2021), and is fast-becoming one of the most ...
23 November 2021

Here be monsters: An interview with sci-fi fantasy romance author Aria Mossi

Earlier this year, author Aria Mossi made her literary debut, inviting readers into an epic alien universe which sees a small band of abducted humans battling for survival in an ...
19 November 2021

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me, by Rachel Brimble

To celebrate the recent release of her new book, A Widow's Vow, we asked author Rachel Brimble to take part in our 'seven things' series and let her readers know some ...
12 November 2021

'The Beast' Mark Labbett: I think I'd be dead if I didn't start losing weight

He has become a household name as ‘The Beast’ on hit ITV daytime quiz show The Chase, yet behind the menacing role he plays on the enduring popular quiz show, ...

12 November 2021

Seven things Maryam Diener wants her readers to know about her

To celebrate the release of her new book Exquisite Corpse, we asked author Maryam Diener to take part in our 'seven things' series and open up for her readers. Here's what ...
11 November 2021

Mehreen Baig discusses teaching career, the impact of the pandemic on the education system and more.

Named the most inspirational and powerful women of the year by 'The Telegraph' - Mehreen Baig - a former teacher and trailblazing broadcaster - chats to Female First about her debut novel ...
11 November 2021

Exclusive: Lucy Crane discusses Glow Society, her book There She Glows and more

Lucy Crane - coach, NLP practitioner, entrepreneur and theta healer – launched a hugely successful book, There She Glows, with her soul sister Stacey Knight Jones and 17 female collaborators ...
11 November 2021

Burning issues: An interview with author Spencer McKinley

Some novels are so close to home that they get under your skin. Such is the case with newly-published eco-thriller The 7th Fire by debut author Spencer McKinley. An environmentally-conscious ...
8 November 2021

Exclusive: Presenter Sophie Morgan on covering Tokyo 2020, her podcast and, new book Driving Forward

Sophie Morgan is one of the first and only disabled female presenters on television and her achievements don’t just stop there – she’s recently hosted a podcast throughout the Tokyo ...

5 November 2021

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me, by J M Briscoe

To celebrate the release of her new book, The Girl with the Green Eyes, we asked author J M Briscoe to get involved with our 'seven things' series and let readers ...
3 November 2021

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me, by Rebecca Raisin

To celebrate the release of her latest novel, Flora's Travelling Christmas Shop, we asked author Rebecca Raisin to take part in our 'seven things' series, letting readers in on some interesting ...
1 November 2021

An Introduction To Ior Bock And The Bock Saga

As the feud between religious science-deniers and atheist Genesis-bashers intensifies, an alternative origin story has been gaining significant traction worldwide. Here, the author and historian Carl Borgen examines the phenomenon ...
30 October 2021

Anna “Stefani” Ponomarenko discusses her future in break-dancing and why she became a break-dancer

Originally from the Ukraine but now living in London, break-dancer (or b-girl) Anna “Stefani” Ponomarenko is taking part in the 2021 Red Bull BC One World Final on November 6 ...
28 October 2021

Seven things I'd like readers to know about me, by Christina Oxenberg

As part of the release of her new book Trash: Encounters with Ghislaine Maxwell, we asked Christina Oxenberg to tell us and her readers a little about her, so we can get ...
26 October 2021

Seven things you might like to know about me, by Jane Jesmond

Jane Jesmond is today (October 26th, 2021) celebrating the release of her debut novel On The Edge. As part of her promotions for the unique series, she's taking part in ...
25 October 2021

Seven things I'd like my readers to know about me, by Kristin Harper

To celebrate the release of her book A Letter from Nana Rose, author Kristin Harper is taking part in our 'seven things' series, so that her readers can get to know ...
20 October 2021

Exclusive: Rylan Clark-Neal on post-lockdown life, winter nights in, the Spice Girls and more!

The nation’s favourite TV legend and i heart Wines brand ambassador, Rylan Clark-Neal chats to Female First exclusively about the Spice Girls, his idea of the perfect night in vs a wild night out, ...
18 October 2021

Exclusive: Jeanette Kwakye discusses London Sport's Active London conference, diversity and more

Sports broadcaster and former Team GB sprinter, Jeanette Kwakye, was the host of the annual London Sport's Active London virtual conference which ran from September 21-22 to discuss the future of sport ...

15 October 2021

Seven things I’d like my readers to know about me, by Matt Dunn

Matt Dunn is the author of quite a few romantic comedy novels, including the bestselling The Ex-Boyfriend's Handbook and A Day at the Office. He's also written about life, love, and ...
14 October 2021

The Counterfeit Candidate By Brian Klein

He’s directed 26 seasons of iconic TV show Top Gear, among many other popular shows across a glittering four-decade career. Now award-winning director Brian Klein has tried his hand at ...