Professor Ray Tallis, retired Professor of Medicine at the University of Manchester, on the Junior Doctors’ strike. Richard Higginson with a look ahead to 2016 for business in Stockport. Jacci Jones of Parent-Plus on whether it’s appropriate for teenage girls to wear makeup to school. And Sam Byrne of the Stockport Express assesses County’s form at the mid-point of the season.
Thursday 27th September 2012: The lifestyle guide for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans community in Stockport. Under the Rainbow keeps you updated with everything going on in the borough and beyond. Listen for details of local groups, unmissable gigs, the latest news and have a laugh with our quiz.
Tonight Under the Rainbow also heard about new heath guides for transmen and transwomen
The Terrence Higgins Trust is a charity that provides services, and information, on HIV and AIDS.
They’ve released their first ever health information guides for transgender men and women. They cover a wide range of topics, from sexual health to more general issues.
Under the Rainbow spoke to Michelle Ross from THT. She said that the fact that a person is transgender is not easily recorded by mainstream health services, in particular HIV testing.
The Terrence Higgins Trust is a HIV charity, who do work nationwide. Tonight, Under the Rainbow hears about their latest campaign – aimed at gay and bisexual men. Their Regional Manager, Jane Morel, explained how the trust was originally set up.