Jan 2015 - Hate Crime Awareness Week

29 January 2015 by Pure Radio

A hate crime is an act of violence or hostility directed at someone for their disability, race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation or alternative subculture.

PC Kelly Appleton from Greater Manchester Police Stockport Partnership Team has been speaking to Under the Rainbow.

She said they’re encouraging the public to report hate crimes, and that it’s taken very seriously by the courts.

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Jan 2015 - Next Week Is Hate Crime Awareness Week

22 January 2015 by Pure Radio

From 26th January it’s Hate Crime Awareness Week.

Ben Muster from Under the Rainbow has been speaking to Greater Manchester Police PC Kelly Appleton.

We’ll hear more next week.

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CHILDLINE SCHOOLS SERVICE APPEAL

14 October 2014 by Pure Radio

The NSPCC has launched a £1million Appeal to raise funds for its ChildLine Schools Service across Greater Manchester.

Jane Lomas spoke to ChildLine founder Esther Rantzen, NSPCC ambassador and former NBA basketball player John Amaechi and ChildLine Schools Service Area Coordinator for Stockport Sue Tabner.

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Stockport Focus: Tony Lloyd 20 Nov 11

20 November 2012 by Pure Radio

Simon Kelsey speaks to Greater Manchester’s newly-elected Police and Crime Commissioner, Tony Lloyd, about his plans for the role.

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Keep It Off For Good

13 September 2011 by Pure Radio

Mark Pattison talks to Sharen Livingstone, who runs ‘Keep It Off For Good’ on behalf Stockport PCT, and some of the members who have benefited from the scheme, that aims to support lifestyle changes and improve health.

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