The Cycling Celebrant

19 May 2016 by Pure Radio

Alan Lee is The Cycling Celebrant. He helps organise bespoke ceremonies for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community.

He helps arrange weddings, funerals, baby namings and other significant life events. And he aims to make them personal to the families involved.

Alan has been chatting with Under the Rainbow.

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July 2013 - Women's Cycling Event

25 July 2013 by Pure Radio

Cycling can be a fun way of getting more exercise.

Later this month the Lesbian and Gay Foundation will be running a ride specifically for women.

Under the Rainbow spoke to Siân Lambert from the LGF to get more details.

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Big Summer of Sport: Oli Broom, 28 Jun 13

28 June 2013 by Pure Radio

Author Oli Broom tells Simon Kelsey and Andy Searle about his new book Cycling to the Ashes and his experiences of cycling from London to Brisbane in 2009.

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Big Summer of Sport: Alan Lord, Ball of the Century & Pro Cycling, 07 Jun 13

7 June 2013 by Pure Radio

Simon Kelsey speaks to Stockport County assistant manager Alan Lord about the club’s new signings and agents in non-league football, it’s 20 years since Shane Warne bowled the Ball of the Century at Old Trafford and Pete Levene has a pro cycling update. Plus a full round-up of all the rest of the week’s sports news.

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Big Summer of Sport: Manchester CityGames, Lions Squad & 72hr Football, 03 May 13

3 May 2013 by Pure Radio

Simon Kelsey speaks to European indoor 400m champion Perri Shakes-Drayton and Paralympic 100m gold medallist Jonnie Peacock ahead of the Manchester CityGames later this month. Plus, find out how Stockport County could get a reprieve from relegation, Scott Quinnell shares his thoughts on the Lions squad, Sporting Chat with Martin & Huw, Pro Cycling with Pete Levene, Sunday League with Keith Coates and the Stockport footballers who are playing… and playing… and playing.

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