Gaz Brookfield in session for Roots & Fusion

23 December 2015 by Pure Radio

Bristol based singer songwriter – self styled solo acoustic guy – Gaz Brookfield came into the studio while on tour with Funke and the Two Tone Baby.

He recorded a couple of songs in his wonderful, humorous style.

1) Diabetes Blues
2) Sailor Jerry’s Kitchen

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Oct 2015 - GMFA Sex Lives Survey

15 October 2015 by Pure Radio

Gay and bisexual men’s health charity GMFA, have released the results of their latest survey.

They have shown that some people are still taking risks when it comes to the possibility of catching HIV. While treatments are much better today, there’s still no cure for the virus.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to the Chief Executive of the charity, Matthew Hodson, who has been talking about some of the interesting results from the survey.

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Mar 2014 - Goodbye outnorthwest Magazine

27 March 2014 by Pure Radio

Since the year 2000 the Lesbian and Gay Foundation have regularly published outnorthwest magazine.

It has included health advice, as well as information about local groups and events – which often included things going on in Stockport.

After 121 issues, they’ve announced they will cease publication. Yesterday, they released their last issue.

Under the Rainbow will be speaking to the magazine’s editor, Grahame Robertson, to find out the reasons behind the closure of the magazine.

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Rachael Johnston Part 1: Airbrushing & Eating Disorders

23 May 2012 by Pure Radio

Rachael Johnston is recovering from anorexia and currently running a campaign to ban airbrushing of media images, which could have a negative influence on young people.

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Memoryhouse On Below Zero

15 April 2012 by Pure Radio

Below Zero’s Lana drops in on Canadian dream pop duo Memoryhouse before their show at Deaf Institute Manchester 26/03/2012

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