Under the Rainbow - 13th December 2012

13 December 2012 by Pure Radio

Thursday 13th December 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 heard about the Leveson Report and its findings on the portrayal of trans issues and people.

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Dec 2012 - Leveson Report - Trans Media Watch

13 December 2012 by Pure Radio

The Leveson Report made recommendations that aim to improve the culture and ethics of the media.

Amongst the inquiry’s findings was a poor treatment of transgender people.

Under the Rainbow spoke to Jennie from Trans Media Watch, who contributed to the inquiry.

She painted a grim picture of recent coverage about trans people, but said she’s hopeful for the future of reporting.

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