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Breakfast with Janey

Breakfast with Janey

By Jane Hawkes
Breakfast interviews with top Travel, Finance and Consumer Rights Experts

More Breakfast interviews can be found on the Lady Janey website which is ladyjaney.co.uk/category/breakfast-with

Sound effects for the Anchor series are obtained from www.zapsplat.com and music from mixkit.co/free-stock-music/
Breakfast with Aviation Expert Sally Gethin
On Friday 11th February there were big significant changes to travel restrictions for those entering the UK. What are the new regulations? What do you need to know both at home and abroad, why is it important to book with a travel agent and what can you expect from a post pandemic airport experience?  To answer all these questions and more is leading Aviation Expert Sally Gethin who also shares her top travel tips for 2022. If you'd like to find out more then Sally's website is https://gethinsinflight.com and you can find her on Twitter as @gethinsinflight 
23:36
February 19, 2022
Breakfast With Consumer Expert Scott Dixon Parking Tickets
Have you ever received a parking ticket? Do you know the difference between those issued on public and private land? Did you pay the ticket? Would you know how to dispute one? Scott Dixon is a Consumer Expert specialising in motoring issues. He helps consumers by raising awareness of their rights and how to seek redress. His motto is to educate, inspire and inform and he gets results every time. In this podcast he explains your rights when it comes to parking tickets and how you can challenge one! In 2019 Scott was featured as 1 of the 5 top consumer champions in the UK. He has since appeared on Radio Scotland and has featured in national media articles.  Scott is the author of two books  "How to Complain - The Consumer Guide to Resolve Complaints and Motoring Disputes" and "How to Complain: The Consumer Guide to Cancelling Parking Tickets and Winning Pothole Claims. You can find out more about Scott via his website https://thegrumpygit.com/ and he is also on Twitter and Instagram as @scott_expert and Facebook as The Complaints Resolver.
12:09
February 18, 2022
Breakfast with Consumer Expert Alice Beer and Matt Nourse from Toolstation
New research has shown that 60% of Brits are worried about how they will afford to keep their home warm this winter and 51% have argued with other members of their household about when to turn the heating on. Surprisingly though when it comes to our pets, 43% of us leave our central heating on for them when we leave home, as half worry they will get cold when we aren’t around. But there are some key things we may be missing that can help save the pennies. Only 28% of us check our radiators are working correctly before we switch them back on, a fifth haven’t checked the boiler in the last two years or more and one in 10 haven’t got a clue how to change the washer on a tap and as a result pay more for water usage. Joining me to offer their top tips are consumer champion Alice Beer alongside commercial director and plumbing, heating and electrical expert from Toolstation Matt Nourse.
13:57
February 12, 2022
Breakfast with Maria Nedeva Founder of The Money Principle and Author of Never Bet on Red
Would you like to pay off debt and live debt free? In this podcast I chat to Maria Nedeva, Founder of The Money Principle and Author of Never Bet on Red which is a book about the causes of debt, how to change your mindset to tackle it head on and how to stay debt free. You can find out more about how to leave your money worries behind and build your wealth on The Money Principle website https://www.themoneyprinciple.co.uk Maria’s book Never Bet on Red is available to purchase from Amazon https://www.amazon.co.uk/Never-Bet-Red-debt-forever-ebook/dp/B08RMJ5DW6 
31:49
October 23, 2021
Breakfast with Adam French Senior Consumer Rights Editor at Which?
What consumer issues have been most prevalent during the pandemic? What scams have we seen emerging? In this episode of Breakfast with Janey I chat to Consumer Rights Expert and Senior Consumer Rights Editor at Which? about working from home, pandemic life, the latest scams and top consumer issues, the services of Which? and the benefits of owning a credit card.  You can find out more about Which? via the website https://www.which.co.uk/about-which/who-we-are or check out @WhichUK on social media. Adam can be found on Twitter as @thatadamfrench   
28:47
October 09, 2021
Breakfast with The Queen of Travel Sophie Griffiths
What challenges has the travel industry faced during the pandemic and what hurdles still lie ahead? What support is available if you need it? How can we make the future of travel a brighter one? In this episode I chat to The Queen of Travel and Editor of TTG, Sophie Griffiths about the highs and lows of the pandemic, what support is available, dream breakfast destinations and why we need to keep smiling.  Sophie Griffiths can be found on Twitter as @TTGTravelQueen alongside the Travel Trade Gazette (TTG) @TTGMedia.  Photo Credit: TTG Portraits 12th March 2019 Photo by Steve Dunlop www.stevedunlop.com
20:27
September 29, 2021
Breakfast with UK Moneyblogger Chloe from It's not your 9 to 5
In this episode I chat money saving travel and lifestyle tips for families with top UK Moneyblogger Chloe from It's not your 9 to 5. You can find more tips on her website https://itsnotyour9to5.com or via Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest. There are direct links to these platforms on the It's not your 9 to 5 website. In this podcast I begin by asking Chloe about the inspiration behind her fabulous blog. 
15:32
September 02, 2021
Breakfast with Travel Author and Podcaster Janice Horton aka The Backpacking Housewife
Janice Horton is a Travel Author and Podcaster who writes 'contemporary romantic fiction with a dash of humour and a sense of adventure.'  In this podcast we chat about the inspiration behind Janice's creations, our shared love of travel and our hopes and dreams for the future. Both Janice's books and podcasts are inspirational beyond words and an absolute delight to read and listen to.  Unlock your wanderlust and find out more via Janice's website https://thebackpackinghousewife.com. She's also on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and you can find the links on the blog. Happy reading and listening!
16:09
August 18, 2021
Breakfast with Travel Journalist and Expert Mark Bibby Jackson
In this episode I chat about sustainable travel with Travel Journalist and Expert Mark Bibby Jackson. Mark is passionate about travel and sharing the joys of visiting new places and people. He is founder and group editor of websites Travel Begins at 40 and London Begins at 40, as well as the award-winning author of three thrillers set in Cambodia. He is the former editor of AsiaLIFE Cambodia, ASEAN Forum and Horizon Thailand magazines.
23:14
August 06, 2021
Breakfast with Dan Air Confessions of a Trolley Dolly
In this episode I take a tongue in cheek look behind the galley curtain with Dan Air from Confessions of a Trolley Dolly as we take a look at pre and post pandemic travel, the trials and tribulations of mask wearing and our hopes for the future of travel. For further peaks behind the galley curtain, just head over to Dan's website https://confessionsofatrolleydolly.com or follow Confessions of a Trolley Dolly on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
12:08
July 30, 2021
Breakfast with Travel Expert and CEO of The PC Agency Paul Charles
Travel is a current hot topic and the questions keep flooding in. In this podcast I catch up with Paul Charles, Travel Expert and CEO of The PC Agency to discuss the traffic light system, the bonkersness of the past year and his top tips for planning a successful post pandemic holiday. 
19:24
June 07, 2021
Breakfast with Kathryn Haylett, Founder and Chief Guide of Your Safari
The effect of the pandemic on the travel industry has been devastating. In this episode I chat to tour operator Kathryn Haylett from Your Safari about the challenges of the last year as we pose the question 'How can consumer rights be so wrong?' https://www.yoursafari.co.uk/ 
18:26
May 07, 2021
Breakfast with Personal Finance Expert Rachel Springall
Are you a spender or a saver? Do you have a rainy day fund? Why is it a good idea to have one? In this breakfast interview with Rachel Springall, Personal Finance Expert at Moneyfacts, I find out more about the benefits of saving and how we've turned in to a nation of savers.  
08:12
April 30, 2021
Breakfast with Futurist Tom Cheesewright
Applied Futurist Tom Cheesewright has teamed up with Barclaycard Payments to analyse changes in consumer behaviour during lockdown and look at  whether these trends are set to stay. 
13:14
April 16, 2021
Breakfast with Consumer Rights Expert Martyn James
Martyn James is an award-winning public relations expert with nearly two decades of experience of working with the media. He's also a money and consumer rights specialist, a regular commentator on television and radio and the Head of Media and Marketing for Resolver. 
18:50
March 25, 2021
Breakfast with Award Winning Travel Counsellor Emma Savage
Do you find researching and booking holidays stressful? Do you worry about getting hold of someone who can help you if things don't go to plan? Worry not as help is at hand!   Emma Savage is an award winning travel professional, and part of Travel Counsellors; a global multi-award winning travel business, which puts the customer at the heart of everything they do.  If you're thinking of booking a holiday this year, then this is one podcast you simply cannot afford to miss.  You can find out more via https://www.travelcounsellors.co.uk/emma.savage and Emma is also on Twitter as https://twitter.com/TCEmmaSavage
22:13
March 04, 2021
Breakfast with Consumer Expert Scott Dixon
Scott Dixon is a Consumer Expert specialising in motoring issues. He helps consumers by raising awareness of their rights and how to seek redress. His motto is to educate, inspire and inform and he gets results every time.  In 2019 Scott was featured as 1 of the 5 top consumer champions in the UK. He has since appeared on Radio Scotland and has featured in national media articles. Scott is the author of two books  "How to Complain - The Consumer Guide to Resolve Complaints and Motoring Disputes" and "How to Complain: The Consumer Guide to Cancelling Parking Tickets and Winning Pothole Claims. You can find out more about Scott via his website https://thegrumpygit.com/ and he is also on Twitter and Instagram as @scott_expert and Facebook as The Complaints Resolver.
18:30
February 15, 2021