Yoga Teachers

Please Note

Please check with each teacher whether they are currently offering their classes, courses or one-to-one sessions online

Below is a list of the Yoga Teachers working at Bodywise:

Christine Howitt

Christine is currently running her Tuesday course online via Zoom and her Wednesday course both online and in the studio, but not taking on new students at the moment. Keep checking this page for new information. Christine Howitt is a Yoga teacher based in Manchester, UK. She is a founder member of the successful Bodywise... Read more

Jane Craggs

Restore to Recharge class on Mondays is restarting in the Bodywise studio and online from Monday 19 July. 12.45-2pm. You need to book, see details below. Jane is also starting a new rolling 8-week course on Thursdays 6.15-7.30pm Yoga for Life: Exploring the deeper dimensions of yoga on 22 July Please contact Jane by email... Read more


My yoga practice began in 1998 when I started attending yoga classes taught by Padmadarshini and Christine Howitt at Bodywise in Manchester. After many years of exploration in my own yoga practice, I started my teacher training with Simon Low and the Yoga Academy in 2006, qualifying in 2008. In recent years I have been... Read more

Maryline Higham

Maryline is currently on a summer break. All classes will resume on 9 September. All classes are run in the studio. An online option is also possible for pregnancy yoga and baby yoga (but not for tot yoga). Contact Maryline for logging information, pricing etc. Maryline is a qualified Hatha Yoga teacher with 11... Read more

Padmadarshini (Rosey Cole)

Padmadarshini’s having a break in August. She will teach one Tuesday class on 17th August both in the studio and online. She will restart week beginning 6th September and teach her Monday and Tuesday classes in the studio and online. For any information, to book your place or obtain the meeting id and to make... Read more

Paul Betesh

Paul has been practising yoga for over 20 years and teaching for over 10 years. He has had the benefit of some great teachers in yoga, meditation, shamanism, life, the universe and everything! He has studied Iyengar, Ashtanga, Sivananda and Yin Yoga and more recently worked closely with Donna Farhi whose style is closest to... Read more