Happiness Booking

A Wise & Gorgeous life-changing personal development event 23/9/18

Claire & Tanya

Claire & Tanya from Wise & Gorgeous warmly welcome you to a very special all-day event designed to turbo-boost the happiness in your life on Sunday 23rd September 2018.

If you joined us at last years spectacular event: 'Unleash your Goddess' - you know we are the experts in bringing you a luxurious, life-enhancing experience.

This year we are taking that to the next level - bigger stage, brighter lights, fancier food, bigger day and we want you with us!

Everyone wants to have more happiness in their life, right? We have crafted the perfect day for you to experience outrageous happiness, but also learn exactly how to drench your whole life with lashings of feel-good sauce long after the event is just a wonderful memory.  


  • learn from World-class experts 
  • work the Red Carpet and experience your 'rockstar moment'
  • take part in exhilarating practical workshops  
  • be inspired by stories where happiness prevailed against incredible odds  
  • sing your heart out
  • dance like no-one's watching 

Our speakers are from worlds as diverse as Radio, Comedy, Fitness, Military, Dance, Emotional Health, Psychology, World-Record Breaking and Entertainment... and all laser-focussed on making your life happier.

What kind of crazy, genius, joyful alchemy IS this? 

The most life-changing day of fun possible leaving you excited to spread your infectious happiness.


  • How laughter really is the best medicine.
  • The secret connection between happiness and health.
  • How to hack your everyday happiness and lift your mood - at will.
  • How to lock, load and fire the fun, naturally - in every situation.
  • How to write the happiest chapters ever in your Life Story
  • What actually beats happiness at making you feel great permanently.
  • The science of happiness and how to put the components into practice.
  • How to be happy with your body... right NOW.
  • How to find your voice to express the most joyous you.  

Your Happiness Experts Include:

Mandy Hickson.

Mandy Hickson Motivational Speaker and Former RAF Pilot 

Former pilot and trained Human Factors facilitator, we are excited to have Mandy join us. 

Mandy is an incredibly sought-after keynote speaker and simply the best we have ever had the privilege to experience!

Hilarious, knowledgable and hugely entertaining; you'll learn as much as you laugh and be inspired take flight and soar in your own life.

Hayley Palmer Love Sport Radio

Hayley Palmer Presenter Radio & TV 

She's the princess of the Radio, TV and Podcast world. 

2018 is an exciting time for Hayley; already interviewing the Winners/Nominees on the Red Carpet and backstage at the prestigious National Film Awards and she's also jetting out to be this years Presenter of the Ibiza Fashion Festival.  

We love her - we know you are going to love her, and we are excited and honoured that she's part of our Supercharge Presenting Team!  

Dottie Woods Hoops

Dottie Woods Happiness specialist, Clinical Counsellor and hoola-hoop World-Record Holder

There's a CV you don't see every day! Studying for a Masters degree in Positive Psychology, Dottie's area of focus is on the Happier side of life.

She recently organised the World Record Breaking 'hooping for happiness' event when 100s of smiling hoopers raised a ton of money and had a blast - and she's going to show you how simple fun can have a lasting effect on your happiness.  

Jan Jack Square

Jan Jack Comedian and Author Imagine spending 32 years in an office, then at 49 deciding on a major life plot twist - That is exactly what Jan did. 

  • an acclaimed stand-up 
  • runs a successful comedy club, 
  • received a business award from Theo Paphitis,  
  • consulted on comedy for Children in Need
  • appeared (bewildered) in Good Housekeeping magazine!  

Jan also writes and performs poetry, and has authored 2 books; Animal Angst (which is suitable for children) and Muffs, Chuffs and Nonsense (which definitely is not)  

Laura Bowles

Laura Bowles Icebreaker and Inclusiveness Genius.  

Laura's sessions are full of music, fun and colour. A professional in dance, fitness and movement, Laura and is looking forward to helping you shake off any nerves and get those happy feelings flowing.  

Laura has further professional specialisms working with people with extra needs and older adults - which makes her warmth and depth of delivery both engaging and highly accessible!  

Zoe McNulty

Zoe McNulty: Strutologist

International Fitness Presenter Zoe, is a champion of curves, carrying out the role of Body Image Movement Global Ambassador (BIMGA).  

Headmistress of the 'School of Strut®', she's the epitome of curvelicious sexiness and has founded many other well-known dance fitness brands.  

Zoe joins us to share her passion for positive female body image... which will make you make you feel great.

Simon Harmer Cropped

Simon Harmer: Motivational Speaker

Proud Dad of 3, Simon is a veteran with a life story that will change the way you look at yours forever.  

A tale of determination, courage, achievement.

Learn how even through extraordinary adversity and unimaginable challenges - you can find happiness in places you didn't think possible.  

Simon shows us that living life to the full and using the lessons of your life to inspire other people is the key that unlocks happiness.

Kim Vocal Coach

Kim Garner: Vocal Diva

Expert Vocal Coach Kim, is the Queen of taking a crowd and infusing them with happiness through singing together.  

Her passion and talent for bringing out the best in people singing has helped scores of people find happiness and wellbeing through their voice.  

Kim's session will be all about finding YOUR voice - you're going to find out just how happy that can make you feel.  

Amy Linford

Amy Linford (Sharman) : Wonder Woman

Personal coaching service whose expert skills have almost magically helped countless people become free from pain!  

Amy is the queen of extreme dares and shows people how to live boldly ...and have fun along the way.

Some dares to date; • Doing a Race for Life... on a space hopper • Running the London marathon in a morph suit – and was crowned fastest morph! • Trekking 100km across the southdowns as a team and 100km across the Cotwolds solo • Competing in Worlds strongest woman events  

Amy will be teaching on resilience; how to break through the cycles that hold you back and bravely live your life to the fullest.

P. Dawkins

Paul Dawkins : Hypnotherapist, Actor and Part-Time Superhero  

We all just want to be happy, don’t we? So how come some days even the most positive thinkers can struggle to let go of the past, worry about the future and forget to be fully in the present? If other therapies just aren’t doing it for you, then this is the talk you need to attend! One of the UK’s top Hypnotherapists, Paul Dawkins says “trauma is trauma – it’s our attachment to it that determines the outcome.” During his presentation, he will teach you how to use an amazing, yet simple technique to help replace feelings of anxiety and depression with joy and happiness! What’s not to like?

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Your Hosts: Tanya Grant & Claire Wakeford

...are the founders of Wise & Gorgeous - who run courses, workshops and events which make you feel better; Mind, Mood, Body & Food. Tanya and Claire have 50 years between them working in the NHS, coroprate world and privately, delivering sessions in their unmistakably fun, energetic and life-affirming style. With a strong professional background in mental health and wellness; Tanya & Claire love cutting through the jargon and bringing you practical strategies in 'baby steps' guaranteed to make a massive difference to your life. And they're a little bit naughty... in a good way.


Young Minds Logo

We are proud and happy that this event will raise awareness as well as making a percentage profit donation to an outstanding charity doing vital work directly improving the happiness and mental health of young people. Young Minds are leading the fight for a future where all young people are supported and empowered, whatever the challenges. Please visit their site at www.youngminds.org.uk for more information about their work.

Your venue: The Ballroom at Ageas Rose Bowl Hilton 23/09/18

The Magnificent Hilton at the Ageas Bowl is the home of British Cricket and a stunning venue to spend the day with us... You will take your seat at the table in the the largest and most luxurious ballroom in Hampshire -but you won't be sitting down for TOO long  

10.00 am Arrivals and registration

10.30 am seated for the workshops to start

6.00 pm All workshops finished

After party - until we are finished 

Women lunching

Seat Choices

1. TICKET TO HAPPINESS) (early bird) 

  • Cabaret Style (Table) Seat 
  • All Interactive Workshops and Talks on the day  
  • Welcome Snacks
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Delicious two course Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Photos/VIdeo highlights from the day to download, print or just share! 
  • After party and dancing
  • FREE parking all day

All of the above just for you! 

* Early Bird Price: £99 * (3 easy payments of £33)  

(regular price £129) 

2. VIP TICKET TO HAPPINESS - strictly limited to 15 seats

  • VIP 'Best View' Cabaret Style seats for the event (priceless!)
  • Bucks Fizz on arrival
  • Champagne with lunch
  • Waiter service for your delicious two course champagne lunch with the presenting team
  • Magical VIP table enetertainment
  • Post Event Transformational Coaching Call with Tanya & Claire
  • Generous Luxury Goodybag 
  • FREE on site parking all day
  • Welcome Snacks, Tea & Coffee
  • Afternoon Tea and Cakes
  • Photos from the day to download, print or just share! 
  • After Party
  • All Interactive Workshops and Talks on the day  
  •  Video of ALL the sessions to keep

Price: £247

We've carefully listened to the amazing feedback from last year's event (see below) bringing you even more of what you loved for 2018. 

We're bringing back the most asked-for presenters and adding a bigger stage, more room and time to play and more opportunuites to connect with each other. (Also even more of that delicious food!)

We are making the day bigger, more flamboyant with professional stage and lighting and even more magnificent - for you to have a total ball!


NOTE: Please contact us in the case of group bookings for preferential rates. Should all seats be taken before the closing date, Wise & Gorgeous reserve the right to close bookings early. 

Cancellation Policy: 

Your booking can be cancelled up to 7 days prior to the event with a 50% refund of ticket price.  

Regrettably refunds cannot be issued within 7 days of the event, however they may be transferred to another delegate by arrangement..