Oct 2015 - LGBT Foundation's Village Angels

29 October 2015 by Pure Radio

The Village Angels are a band of volunteers that patrol around Canal Street, and the rest of Manchester’s Gay Village. They work to provide help and information to night-time revellers.

They are organised by the LGBT Foundation. And can be spotted in pink hi-visibility vests on Friday and Saturday nights.

Under the Rainbow heard from Jessica White, who is the Community Safety Coordinator at the LGBT Foundation.

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Mar 2014 - Village Angels

13 March 2014 by Pure Radio

The Village Angels are a group that give assistance to people on a night out in Manchester’s Gay Village.

Whether someone needs help reporting a crime, or just directions – the Angels are on the streets to help, easily spotted in their pink high visibility vests.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to their organiser, Stephanie Hartley at the Lesbian and Gay Foundation.

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Under the Rainbow - 10th May 2012

10 May 2012 by Pure Radio

Thursday 10th May 2012: The lifestyle guide for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans community in Stockport. Under the Rainbow keeps you updated with everything going on in the borough and beyond. Listen for details of local groups, unmissable gigs, the latest news and have a laugh with our quiz.

We also heard about the new Village Angels community safety team, the members of People Like Us Stockport told us what they think politicians should be doing for them, and we learnt a bit about next week’s International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

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May 2012 - Village Angels

10 May 2012 by Pure Radio

Did you ever find your self a bit lost on a night out?

A new team of people have started patrolling the Gay Village in Manchester. They are there to help you in a variety of different situations.

Martin Cooper from the Lesbian and Gay Foundation told Under the Rainbow what they do.

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New Horizons Thought for the Week 1st August 2010

1 August 2010 by Pure Radio

Thought for the Week is presented by one of a dedicated team of Stockports clergy, this week it’s Father Simon Marsh, Vicar of St Michael and All Angels, Bramhall.

Here, Father Simon talks about prophet Martin Luther King Jnr and the gospel which captured his imagination as an 8 year old boy.

Don’t forget to tune in to New Horizons every Sunday morning from 8am on Stockports Pure 107.8fm

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