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.

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Mellor Primary Marple Bridge on Pures Cool School 2014

5 December 2014 by Pure Radio

Recently on Pure Breakfast the kids at Mellor Primary were Pures Cool School.

Listen to Eliza, Emily, Jack, Toby and Alice tell us how much they enjoy going to their school, take a guess at the daily Community Challenge question and hear the kids attempt to Tickle the Teacher, Miss Trivett, with their hilarious jokes each day.

If you’d like your school to feature on Pure Breakfast just email with the details.

Pures Cool School is on Pure Breakfast each day during term time

Join the team from 6am on Pure 107.8fm

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Stockports Will Mellor talks to Pure Breakfast

15 December 2011 by Pure Radio

Star of Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps and White Van Man, Stockport born Will Mellor took time out of his busy schedule to talk to the Pure Breakfast Team.

So. what happens round at the Mellors at Christmas?
What’s been Will’s most challenging acting role so far?
When can we see the new series of White Van Man?
And what does Will really want for Christmas this year?

Find out the answers to all those questions and more as Tim, Sara and Pete chat to Will Mellor

Join the Pure Breakfast Team weekdays from 6am on Pure 107.8fm in Stockport

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Mellor Primary

17 December 2010 by Pure Radio

Hear the kids from Mellor Primary tell Pure 107.8fm listeners How Cools their School.

And see how good you are at guessing the picture from clues to each day’s Cool School Sketchphrase

Listen to How Cools Your School with Tim and Sara on Pure Breakfast, weekdays during the school term, from 8 30am on Pure 107.8fm.

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