Rachel currently lives in West Didsbury. She enjoys cooking from traditional English fare to Thai, Indian, Korean and taking part in the baking challenges at Express. She also enjoys going to the theatre/ballet and was lucky enough to see Maxine Peake’s Hamlet at the Royal Exchange in Manchester and Akram Khan’s Giselle at the Empire Theatre in Liverpool. Rachel also enjoys running, yoga, snowboarding and travelling.
Another passion of Rachel’s is landscape photography and has attended several courses over the years to improve her skills. Ideally placed to make the most of the vista’s available in the Manchester City centre and into the lake and peak district.
Rachel is also a regular attendee of music gigs, with her favourite venue in Manchester being the Albert Hall. She is interested in music of all genres from classical/opera to blues/soul to pop/rock and indie. The most recent gigs she’s been to are Paul Weller, Placebo, Michael Kiwanuka and is also looking forward to seeing Ray La Montagne and attending the Green Man Festival later this year.