Drink-driving: "societal change" needed amongst politicians

9 December 2014 by Pure Radio

Phillip Goose from road safety charity Brake, which is campaigning for an effective zero-tolerance drink-drive limit, tells Simon that although society’s attitude to drink-drivers has changed, politicians haven’t kept up.

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How much can you drink?

9 December 2014 by Pure Radio

Greater Manchester Police has launched its Christmas anti drink driving campaign.

Jane Lomas spoke to Sue Whitehead, Road Safety Officer for Trafford Council, about how much alcohol you can safely drink before getting behind the wheel of a car.

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Greater Manchester Police clamps down on drink driving

9 December 2014 by Pure Radio

Greater Manchester Police has launched their Christmas anti drink driving campaign “none for the road”.

Jane Lomas spoke to Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner Jim Battle, Inspector Matt Bailey-Smith from GMP’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit and local mother Elaine Gordon who lost her son in a drink driving collision.

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Run Out The Guns Roots & Fusion Session

7 March 2012 by Pure Radio

Manchester masters of traditional folk, sea shanties and bawdy drinking songs, Run Out The Guns play five tunes and chat with Rick in the Roots & Fusion studio.

For more information about Roots & Fusion, see www.facebook.com/rootsandfusion

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