LGBT Sport Afternoon

24 March 2016 by Pure Radio

On Easter Saturday there is an afternoon of athletics, basketball, climbing, football, rugby league and more – all aimed at LGBT people who are beginners in sport.

It will be going on at Hough End Leisure Centre, which is located between Chorlton and Withington.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to the Director of Pride Sports, Lou Englefield, who has been describing what’s planned.

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The demise of Stockport Sports FC

3 March 2015 by Pure Radio

Pure’s Simon Kelsey talks with former first team coach Dan Millen to get his reaction to the clubs recent expulsion from the North West Counties Football League.

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Pure Sport 24 Oct 14

24 October 2014 by Pure Radio

Simon Kelsey sits in for Pete Liggins to look ahead to County’s FA Cup clash with Chester. Plus a preview of the weekend’s Premier League action with James Wickham of the Panenka Football Podcast.

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Pure Sport: North Ferriby preview, Simon Gerrard & BTCC, 04 Apr 14

4 April 2014 by Pure Radio

Simon Kelsey looks ahead to County’s trip to North Ferriby United. Plus, Cheshire FA Chief Executive Simon Gerrard on the state of the grassroots game and Speedworks team principal Christian Dick reflects on a solid showing in the first round of the BTCC.

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Mar 2013 - Manchester Canalsiders

21 March 2013 by Pure Radio

Tonight Under the Rainbow found out about a new sports team for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community.

Manchester Canalsiders is a rugby league club that’s been set up to encourage all LGBT people into sport.

Two of the organisers, Martin and Stan, have been speaking to Under the Rainbow.

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