Martyn Ware Heaven 17 on Pure Drive

23 October 2015 by Pure Radio

Martyn Ware of Heaven 17 speaking to Dave Stearn ahead of the band’s Halloween gig in Manchester 2015

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Oct 2011 - Alan Turing's Morphogenesis - Manchester Literature Festival

13 October 2011 by Pure Radio

A statue to Alan Turing has stood in Manchester’s Gay Village for the past decade. He was instrumental in the history of computing, and died in 1954 after being persecuted for his sexuality. The Manchester Literature Festival will be holding an event later this month, about some of his work. Under the Rainbow heard from two of the people involved in the event, Dr Martyn Amos and Jane Rogers.

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