EU, Sugar Tax and News Review 23 Feb 16

23 February 2016 by Pure Radio

With the EU Referendum date announced, UKIP North West MEP Louise Bours and former Labour candidate for Hazel Grove Michael Taylor debate the arguments for and against — plus we get the continental perspective with Romain Bardot of the Alliance Francaise de Manchester, and Chris Manka from the FSB explains what businesses make of the referendum. Plus should there be a tax on sugary drinks? Cancer Research UK think so, and their policy director Chit Selvarajah explains why. And this week’s News Review features exploding sheep and the busiest motorway in the North West.

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Cellar Cast 16

27 March 2010 by Pure Radio

Highlights from The Cellar Tapes, Pure 107.8 FMs alternative sixties show, aired on March 27th 2010.

The featured record for this particular week was the folk rock classic, Sounds of Silence by Simon and Garfunkel from 1966

The Mancunian Candidate also played some other marvellous numbers from the 1960s, with the likes of Monks, The Kinks, The Small Faces, Os Mutantes, and Brigitte Bardot, all making an appearance in The Cellar on the night.

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