Bells In The Birches on The Guest List

4 September 2013 by Pure Radio

Paul Holloway talks to Helen Riley, better known as Bells, the singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who fronts Manchester band The Bells In The Birches.

Formerly with the band Blind Atlas, Helen formed Bells In The Birches last autumn and they recently released their first EP, For All Seasons.

There is also a version of ‘Sicilian Ice Cream Man’ and a new song ‘Close The Door’ recorded here at Pure 107.8FM studios.

Get on the Guest List with Paul, Jess and Sophie on Twitter @PureGuestList

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Stockport's Perfect Pub - Ring O Bells in Marple, Quarter Final 1

16 January 2010 by Pure Radio

Pure 107.8FM is searching for the Perfect Pub in Stockport.

The first quarter final sees The Ring O Bells in Marple, up against The Plough in Heaton Moor.

Vote via our homepage. Polls close at midnight on Friday January 22.

Matt Goulden asked the regulars from the Ring O Bells about the pub grub.

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Stockport's Perfect Pub - Ring O Bells in Marple, Heat 2

14 November 2009 by Pure Radio

Pure 107.8FM is searching for the Perfect Pub in Stockport.

The second heat sees The Ring O Bells in Marple, up against The Sir Robert Peel in Edgeley.

Vote via our homepage. Polls close at midnight on Friday November 20.

Matt Goulden discovered how the regulars from the Ring O Bells quiz night made it on to the telly.

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