Child Sexual Expoitation, Budget Preview & Millie's Trust 17 Mar 15

18 March 2015 by Pure Radio

Stockport MP Ann Coffey tells Simon that we still don’t know the full extent of child sexual exploitation in Greater Manchester. Plus a look ahead to the Budget, good news for Millie’s Trust and Jane Lomas with the News Review of the Week.

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Mercury Music Prize on Guest List

11 September 2013 by Pure Radio

Sophie Yates speaks to Sky News reporter Richard Suchet, who was LIVE from the Red Carpet in London at the announcements for the Mercury Music Prize Nominations.

These included:

Arctic Monkeys – AM

David Bowie – The Next Day

Disclosure – Settle

Foals – Holy Fire

Jake Bugg – Jake Bugg

James Blake – Overgrown

Jon Hopkins – Immunity

Laura Marling – Once I Was An Eagle

Laura Mvula – Sing to the Moon

Rudimental – Home

Savages – Silence Yourself

Villagers – Awayland

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Aug 2013 - Manchester Pride Parade Plans - AgeUK Stockport

22 August 2013 by Pure Radio

Manchester Pride is the annual event for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community. This Saturday the parade will be travelling though the streets of the city centre.

Age UK Stockport will have an entry in the parade, together with LGBT social group People Like Us Stockport.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to Lucie Newsam from Age UK Stockport.

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Big Summer of Sport: Stockport Metro, BTCC & Chris Ingram, 14 Jun 13

14 June 2013 by Pure Radio

Simon Kelsey speaks to Stockport Metro Performance Director Sean Kelly about the club’s struggle for funding after losing elite training status earlier this year. We meet locally-based BTCC team Speedworks Motorsport as Round 4 of the championship comes to Oulton Park, and Stockport’s newest rally talent Chris Ingram talks about being MSA Young Driver of the Year and his plans for the future. Plus a full round-up of all the rest of the week’s sports news.

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Stockport Focus: A6 to Manchester Airport Link Road, 30 Oct 12

30 October 2012 by Pure Radio
Simon Kelsey speaks to Kim Barrett of PAULA and Mark Hunter, MP for Cheadle, about the proposed A6 to Manchester Airport Link Road, or SEMMMS.

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