Local Battle of Britain expert Geoff Simpson and Howard Green from the Air Raid Shelters join Simon and Jane for a special programme from the Stockport Air Raid Shelters.
Your programme for everything Stockport, with Simon Kelsey. This week, Stockport’s new Mayor talks to Pure, Alzheimers sufferer Chris Armitage from Marple talks about living positively with the disease, 100 years of cricket in Bredbury and can you guess The Scratch?
Congratulations to Stephen Jordan from the Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service. Stephen has been recognised in the Queen’s 2011 New Year Honours list and will receive an MBE.
The Watch Manager from Cheadle Fire Station has been rewarded for his services to the UK Fire Service’s Humanitarian Charity Operation Florian.
Stephen is the Project Manager for Operation Florian in Macedonia and has overseen the donation and transportation of fire appliances and equipment to Macedonia, supported by a team of firefighters from Manchester, and across the UK.
Pure’s Pete Liggins spoke to Stephen.