Robinson's Brewery Visitor Centre Opens

28 March 2013 by Pure Radio

A two million pound tourist attraction, training and conference facility that has opened in the borough.

The family owned Robinson’s Brewery is a Stockport institution with 175 years heritage.

And Robbie’s are hoping their new visitor centre will give people an insight into local history as well as the process of brewing beer.

MD of Beer Division Oliver Robinson spoke to Phil Munn for Pure and Pete Levene visited the centre to sample a pint with MD of Pubs Division William Robinson.

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Rise To The Challenge Edgeley Park Roadshow 20/03/13

20 March 2013 by Pure Radio

Stockport Council & Stockport NHS have recently ran six themed roadshows called ‘Rise To The Challenge’ each to showcase the support services that are available for various groups within the community.

On Wednesday 20th March it was the turn of the Disability Roadshow which was held at Edgeley Park’s Cheshire Conference Centre. Paul Holloway attended for Pure 107.8FM.

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The Sound of Music at The Stockport Plaza

4 March 2013 by Pure Radio

The Romiley Operatic Society’s Production of The Sound of Music is running 4-9 March at the Stockport Plaza.

Hannah Davis who plays Maria and Director Sheryl Haydock-Howorth spoke to Pure’s Paul Holloway after the opening night.

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World's Biggest Coffee Morning

28 September 2012 by Pure Radio

On 28 September 2012 Pure broadcast live from Big Coffee Mornings held to raise cash for Macmillan Cancer Support at Pure Innovation’s six cafes across the borough.

2 min – Blackshaw’s Café
4 min – Lakeside Café, Etherow Country Park
7 min – Ray Clarke on support his wife received from Macmillan
11 min – Vernon Park Café
13 min – Blackshaw’s Café
16 min – Stables Café, Bramall Tearooms
19 min – Elizabeth Morgan, Mastercall Health Care
21 min – Blackshaw’s Café
25 min – Café Pure Brinnington
27 min – Debbie Smith MacMillian’s, Wythenshawe Hospital
33 min – Chris Davenport, Dazzle Hair Design, Hazel Grove
35 min – Blackshaw’s Café
37 min – Level 2 Café, Hat Works Museum

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Stockport's Olympian & Paralympian Homecoming

27 September 2012 by Pure Radio

Pure was at Stockport Town Hall on Thursday 27 September 2012 to welcome our London 2012 Heroes home.

20 Team SK Olympians & Paralympians competed at London Games winning 6 Golds & 20 Medals. Stockport’s Games Marker volunteers & Torchbearers were also be honoured.

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