Aug 2014 - University of Manchester at Pride

21 August 2014 by Pure Radio

The Manchester Pride Big Weekend is coming up at the end of this week.

One of the highlights of the bank holiday will be the parade, which will see numerous lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans groups walk though the city centre.

Joining the procession on Saturday will be the University of Manchester.

Under the Rainbow have been speaking to Daniel Taylor – who is a member of the University’s staff LGBT network group, All Out.

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness

5 October 2011 by Pure Radio

Many students in rented accommodation could be putting themselves at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning, new research suggests.

National Grid’s Sarah Harris and leading illusionist Damien O’Brien talk about how they are raising awareness of the risks in a positive way.

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The Book Pond

9 August 2011 by Pure Radio

Mark Pattison talks to Joanne Woodmansey, creator of thebookpond.com, a site that allows students to buy and sell second hand study books and save some cash.

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Student Tax Advice

7 October 2009 by Pure Radio

Students applying for jobs might not be aware about paying tax and minimum wages.

Emily spoke to Inspector of Taxes, Michael Allcock, to find out some facts students should know.

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