‘Too much for me’ Carol Kirkwood on why she refused to take over her parents’ hotel | TV & Radio | Showbiz & TV

BBC Breakfast presenter Carol Kirkwood was invited on to a latest episode of The One Exhibit to focus on her new novel, The Hotel on the Riviera. She talked about the ebook with fantastic enthusiasm which led host Ronan Keating to question if she would at any time want to acquire around a resort herself. Even so, Carol recalled how her moms and dads worked all over the clock to search soon after their hotel which discouraged her from subsequent in their footsteps. 

Carol’s most current e book is established on the French Riviera and the resort in which the e-book is centred all over overlooks the gorgeous “sapphire blue waters of the Riviera”. 

She described: “The family have owned this lodge for several yrs but have permit it grow to be a bit shabby. 

“It used to be in which the motion picture stars went, any one who was any person would pay a visit to the lodge. 

“There is this just one member, the matriarch of the relatives, dwelling in the penthouse. 

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My mum and father in fact owned a resort and I saw the amount of money of get the job done which was included with it 

Carol Kirkwood 

Co-host Alex Scott then questioned about her fiancé as she was impressed he wakes up in advance of 2.45am to make Carol a cup of tea just about every early morning before she heads off to work. 

Carol explained to BBC viewers she had named just one of the people in her reserve after her lover. 

“The chef Stefan is named just after him, he’s named Steve, so that is the resemblance,” Carol discussed. 

“I preferred to get him in the e book somehow so his identify is in there.”