Village Manchester Football Club - 20th Anniversary Tournament

21 April 2016 by Pure Radio

VMFC is a gay, bisexual and inclusive men’s team.

They have been playing in a number of local and LGBT leagues since 1996.

To celebrate the group’s anniversary, they are hosting an international LGBT football tournament in August.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to one of their Communications Officers, Steve Joyce.

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Oct 2015 - After Adoption

8 October 2015 by Pure Radio

After Adoption is an organisation that helps individuals and couples in all aspects of the adoption process.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking with their Senior Recruitment Officer, Emma Harris.

Emma explained that they’re looking for more adopters, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people.

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Aug 2015 - Manchester Pride Parade Preparations

27 August 2015 by Pure Radio

This weekend is Manchester Pride – the annual festival for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community. On Saturday afternoon, the parade will be going through the streets of the city centre.

Under the Rainbow has been catching with one of the groups from the borough, that will be walking in the parade – People Like Us Stockport.

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Apr 2014 - Lesbian and Gay Foundation Charity Challenges and Team LGF

24 April 2014 by Pure Radio

The Lesbian and Gay Foundation is a charity that runs a number of services for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community. They include sexual health testing, and wellbeing counselling.

Tonight Under the Rainbow is finding out how you can help raise money for them by taking part in one of their Charity Challenges. Next month they’re looking for runners to join the Great Manchester Run and the London 10K.

Under the Rainbow spoke to their Volunteer Manager, Charlotte Cook and Community Engagement Officer James Derham.

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