The Revealing Oldknow’s Legacy Project

4 April 2017 by Pure Radio

The Revealing Oldknow’s Legacy Project aims to reveal the hidden past of Samuel Oldknow, a leading figure in the development and industrialisation of the Marple and Mellor area.

In order to build up a fuller history, the project is calling for your memories and reminiscences of Mellor Mill, the Peak Forest Canal and the Lime Kilns.

Jane Lomas spoke to Pamela Pearson from the Project.

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Vote for Pantry Pedal Power

28 March 2017 by Pure Radio

Your Local Pantry is calling on Stockport residents to your vote for its Pantry Pedal Power project, which has been shortlisted in this year’s National Lottery People’s Projects competition.

Fiona Carr from Stockport Homes tells Jane Lomas about the work of Your Local Pantry and its latest project.

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Hot tips on internet dating!

14 February 2017 by Pure Radio

Stockport dating guru Maureen Fearon gives Jane Lomas advice on online dating!

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Ten-year-old Sophie wins a national award!

14 February 2017 by Pure Radio

Ten-year-old Sophie Nesbitt from Stockport has won a prestigious Sibling Award from the charity Contact a Family for the help she gives her disabled younger brother Jack, who’s just 2 years old.

Jane Lomas met Sophie and little Jack and their mum Tina, who explained how it all came about.

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Safer Internet Day: keeping children safe online

7 February 2017 by Pure Radio

According to Get Safe Online 4 in 10 parents said that they felt that their children will be safer playing outside than online.

Tony Neate CEO of Get Safe Online told Jane Lomas the ways we can help protect children on the internet.

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