Kiki Dee On The Guest List

18 December 2013 by Pure Radio

Paul Holloway spoke to Kiki Dee on the eve of her performance at The Blue Cat Cafe in Heaton Moor with guitarist Carmelo Luggeri (show on 19/12/13).

We get a brief overview of Kiki’s 50 year music career including signing for Motown, singing with Dusty, Elton and Eddi Reader before an impromptu duet with our Paul

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Terry Reid on The Guestlist

4 October 2012 by Pure Radio

Wayne Wright talks to English rock legend Terry Reid about DJ Shadow, Aretha Franklin, Graham Nash, Jack White and the art of playing live ahead of his gig at The Blue Cat Cafe in Heaton Moor.

Terry plays the Blue Cat Cafe on Thursday 11th October 2012.

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Proud of Stockport Podcast

14 February 2012 by Pure Radio

On 7 February 2012 the fifth Proud of Stockport awards were held at Stockport Town Hall ballroom to honour some of the Borough’s unsung heroes.

Pure’s Paul Holloway caught up with host broadcaster Gordon Burns, Leader of Stockport Council Dave Goddard, County boss James Gannon and some of the winners including;

Jackie Wood from Reddish charity Arc (Life Changing Award)
Hannah Whitley (Stockport Sports Personallity of the Year)
Joe Barratt from Screen Stockport (Young Citizen of the Year)
Sarah Pritchard from Cafe Unity (Volunteering Champion)
Chrissie Ince from H3 (Enterprising Citizen)
Linda Lee from Rainbow 88 (Community Spirited Organisation)
Sculptor John Blakeley (Ambassador for Stockport)

For a full list of winners visit website below:

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Body Positive North West at LGBT History Month

18 February 2010 by Pure Radio

February is LGBT History Month. Last week Blackshaws Cafe in Stockport marketplace played host to an event about HIV and AIDS, in the UK and abroad. The evening saw presentations from Body Positive North West and Age Concern.

At the end of the evening, Under the Rainbow caught up with Sam de Croy from Body Positive, and asked him about the current situation on HIV in the local LGBT community.

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