Oct 2015 - After Adoption

8 October 2015 by Pure Radio

After Adoption is an organisation that helps individuals and couples in all aspects of the adoption process.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking with their Senior Recruitment Officer, Emma Harris.

Emma explained that they’re looking for more adopters, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people.

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Dec 2013 - Rainbow Awards - Personality

12 December 2013 by Pure Radio

Here on Under the Rainbow we are compiling a list of the best of the LGBT community this year.

We would like you to voting for the winners in a number of different categories.

We’ve been asking you to vote for your personality of the year.

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Nick Edward Harris live @ Barista Café Bar, Stockport

10 July 2013 by Pure Radio

Inspired by John Smith amongst others, Nick Edward Harris is a whole guitar player from London.

He came up especially to record a session for Roots & Fusion at the wonderful Barista Café Bar on the stairs of Stockport’s Little Underbank.

As well as playing six songs, we had a chat about his debut album, his website and coffee…

1) Doubtful Sound
2) The Woods
3) Trap Door
4) Angra Mainyu
5) Hamilton Square
6) Chimera

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Mark Harrison Trio @ The Hope Inn for Roots & Fusion

24 April 2013 by Pure Radio

Roots & Fusion recorded the Mark Harrison Trio at the most excellent Hope Inn on the A6 in Heaton Norris.

Songwriter Mark played his 1934 resonator as well as a lovely 12 string guitar, Will Greener played harmonica and harmonised and Charles Benfield played double bass and sampled many of the Hope Inn’s real ales…

As the session was recorded in a pub, after the seven songs were recorded, we all sat round for a natter about stuff…

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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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