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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Esther Rantzen On New Horizons

13 November 2011 by Pure Radio

It is 25 years since broadcaster and consumer champion Esther Rantzen, CBE set up the charity ChildLine. She recently spoke to June Somekh on New Horizons.

Esther has written a book with stories from some of the now grown ups who used ChildLine.

She also has tips for older people to help their finances go further this winter and she tells us about ‘That’s Life’ and ‘I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here’ – from unusually shaped vegetables to being buried in a coffin with creepy crawlies.

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