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

Jane runs the Restore to Recharge class on Mondays in the Bodywise studio and online. 12.45-2pm. You need to book, see details below. She is also running a rolling 8-week course on Thursdays 6.15-7.30pm Yoga for Life: Exploring the deeper dimensions of yoga Please contact Jane by email at for more information and to... 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

An online option is 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 years teaching experience. Specialising in Restorative, Prenatal and Postnatal Yoga, she enjoys balancing the physical challenge of postures with the calming journey... Read more

Padmadarshini (Rosey Cole)

Padmadarshini teaches her Monday class online and her Tuesday class in the studio. For any information, to book your place or obtain the meeting id and to make payment, contact her at In my classes I offer a practice that will support you to feel more relaxed and at ease in yourself. Yoga is... 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