The Revealing Oldknow’s Legacy Project

4 April 2017 by Pure Radio

The Revealing Oldknow’s Legacy Project aims to reveal the hidden past of Samuel Oldknow, a leading figure in the development and industrialisation of the Marple and Mellor area.

In order to build up a fuller history, the project is calling for your memories and reminiscences of Mellor Mill, the Peak Forest Canal and the Lime Kilns.

Jane Lomas spoke to Pamela Pearson from the Project.

Download MP3 (22 MB | 9:36 min)



Gilly Tompkins Talks To Pure About Gansta Granny at Buxton Opera House

3 April 2017 by Pure Radio

Pure’s Paul Holloway talks Gilly Thompkins who plays the lead role in the stage production of David McWilliams’ Gangsta Granny at Buxton Opera House April 12-16.

We’ve also got a family ticket to the opening performance on Weds 12 April at 2pm & a hardback copy of the book to give away.

Listen to Stockport’s Drive Home on Wednesday 5 April from 2pm to find out how to win.

Download MP3 (4 MB | 4:31 min)



Vote for Pantry Pedal Power

28 March 2017 by Pure Radio

Your Local Pantry is calling on Stockport residents to your vote for its Pantry Pedal Power project, which has been shortlisted in this year’s National Lottery People’s Projects competition.

Fiona Carr from Stockport Homes tells Jane Lomas about the work of Your Local Pantry and its latest project.

Download MP3 (7 MB | 7:06 min)



Neil Cousin in session for Roots & Fusion

22 February 2017 by Pure Radio

Acoustic singer / folk songwriter Neil Cousin travelled up from his home in The Fens to record a session for Roots & Fusion.

He also had a gig at The Acoustic Lounge in Poynton, where he tamed a rowdy but friendly crowd.

His most recent album, The Dreams Of Animals is darkly folk tinged masterpiece.

The session was recorded by the every capable Aaron Hixon as always.

1) My Unknown Companion
2) The Lock Keeper’s Daughter
3) St Celia’s Day
4) Cartoon Telephone
5) The Queen’s Head
6) Neil Cousin in conversation

www.rootsandfusion.com

Download MP3 (29 MB | 31:16 min)



Hardeep Singh Kohli on Pure Recommends

21 February 2017 by Pure Radio

Hardeep chatting to Dave Stearn ahead of his show at Sale Waterside Arts Centre on March 9th 2017.

Download MP3 (7 MB | 7:14 min)



   Next page >>