Curious Incident - the Lowry - Dave chatting to Bruce McGregor

19 January 2017 by Pure Radio

Hear Dave Stearn chatting to Stockport actor Bruce McGregor about his role in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at the Lowry from Jan 21st 2017.

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Hue and Cry - Greg Kane talking to Dave Stearn

8 December 2016 by Pure Radio

Greg Kane from Hue and Cry chatting to Dave Stearn from Pure Breakfast ahead of their show with Paul Young at Manchester Academy 2 on Sunday 11th December 2016

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Obesity, Workplace Skills and County Preview 4 Aug 15

5 August 2015 by Pure Radio

With the Government proposing to remove benefits from people who refuse to lose weight, Dr Vicci Owen-Smith of Stockport CCG speaks to Simon about the challenges obesity poses the NHS. Plus, former Greater Manchester FSB president Richard Greg on a report that just 4% of businesses in Greater Manchester think school leavers are being equipped with workplace skills. And with the start of the football season just days away, Sam Byrne of the Stockport Express comes in to the studio to discuss County’s chances.

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Clive Gregson Podcast

6 June 2015 by Pure Radio

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Clive Gregson spoke to Pure's Paul Holloway as he prepares to return home to play The Headlander Festival, June 20-21 2015.


Originally from Ashton Under Lyne, Clive now lives in the US. He made his name with New Wave band Any Trouble who were signed to Stiff Records. After Any Trouble split in 1984 Clive formed a partnership with Christine Collister who he met Poynton Folk Club. They released five albums together.

He has also worked closely with Richard Thompson and Nanci Griffth. Clive recorded an acoustic version of his song 'I Love This Town' in the Pure studio, which was recorded by Nanci Griffth.

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