January 2017 – Karen McEwan Macmillan GP from Stockport chatting to Dave Stearn about Bowel Cancer awareness.
Meth, Mep and G are the names of illegal drugs also known as chems.
Under the Rainbow has been hearing more about them from Jawad Mahboob – who is the Health and Wellbeing Coordinator at the LGBT Foundation.
A petition against moving Stockport’s historic market has gained more than 7,000 signatures — its organiser, Caryl Hughes, joins Simon and Jane to explain why she feels so passionately about the market. Plus rapper Professor Green visited the Wellspring for a BBC3 documentary about homelessness — we hear from support worker Kirstie Wood. And aviation expert and author Steve Morrin joins us to pay tribute to one of the heroes of the Stockport Air Disaster, Brian Donohoe, who died last week aged 82.
Simon and Jane visit the Wellspring, which provides support to homeless and disadvantaged people in Stockport. Plus a petition to get a ticket machine installed at Gatley station, and the News Review features dodgy parking, miserable Christmas trees and Storm Desmond.
This week is HIV Testing Week, and the Choices Centre in Stockport is encouraging people to get a sexual health check-up.
David Freeman Powell and Tina Maddocks from The Choices Centre spoke Under the Rainbow.