Big Summer of Sport: Oli Broom, 28 Jun 13

28 June 2013 by Pure Radio

Author Oli Broom tells Simon Kelsey and Andy Searle about his new book Cycling to the Ashes and his experiences of cycling from London to Brisbane in 2009.

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Whalebone in session for Roots & Fusion

30 January 2013 by Pure Radio

Shropshire based acoustical folky trio Whalebone were the first Roots & Fusion Stockport Session of 2013.

We recorded them on a busy Friday afternoon in The Tea Rooms in Heaton Chapel, where many people were surprised and pleased at the impromptu soundtrack to their lunches.

The instrumental trio of two acoustic guitars and a fiddle played a six track session featuring a mix of their own tunes, folk standards and a cover of a very well known rock classic…

1) Hooty Mullock
2) Wildcat
3) Sweet Child O’Mine
4) Herman The Carpenter
5) Wenlock Hare
6) Two Wild Women

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Close Male Grooming

19 April 2011 by Pure Radio

Mark Pattison interviews three lads from Stockport, who are making the male grooming experience something much more manly and cool, offering beer and video games while you have your hair cut.

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The Colour Room Cancer Support - Part 1

15 March 2011 by Pure Radio

Coping with a cancer diagnosis is traumatic enough, but hair loss from chemotherapy can be a real blow to a woman’s confidence.

Sara Hughes talks to Sean Tetlow, owner of The Colour Room in Stockport, on how he is cutting and styling patients’ wigs free of charge.

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The Colour Room Cancer Support - Part 2

15 March 2011 by Pure Radio

Coping with a cancer diagnosis is traumatic enough, but hair loss from chemotherapy can be a real blow to a woman’s confidence.

Client Juliette explains how hairdresser Sean Tetlow helped her through the trauma of losing her hair.

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