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Clients Discuss Their Return After Covid Restrictions

We know many people have anxieties around  returning to contact with others now national covid restrictions have been lifted. We want to relieve those concerns by sharing a video of Pure clients speaking about their...

Posted 23 Aug 2021

a laptop screen with an image of two clients and teh words

Client Artworks in Mcr Museum “Heirlooms” Exhibition!

Ceramics made by talented artists at Pure Art Studio are now on public display at Manchester Museum. “Heirlooms” is a collection of their artwork, inspired by the museum’s Heritage Futures exhibition and their own responses...

Posted 18 Aug 2021

white heirloom collection ceramic pot with red hearts on

New Cafe: Lydia’s Tearoom in Foxdenton Park

Lydia’s Tearoom is now open and new clients will soon be joining Pure’s Becky, serving coffee and cakes with smiles. It’s already a local hit, gathering it own customer “regulars”! Our CEO, Louise Parrott-Bates, called in...

Posted 17 Aug 2021

Six members of Chadderton Together outside the cafe with the Pure CEO

Free Froggy Fun This Weekend at Vernon Park!

Come and join our FREE Frog Hunt in Stockport’s Vernon Park this weekend. (Aug 21-22, 11-2pm). Follow the fun clues on our activity sheet to complete a trail around this lovely Stockport park. Hand it...

Posted 16 Aug 2021

Community Cafe 422 in Longsight Now Open

422 Cafe in Longsight is now open and we will be providing our established cafe training there for new Pure clients from the local area. They’ll learn about food preparation, food hygiene, customer service and...

Posted 12 Aug 2021

Supported Internship Results in Pathology Dept Job!

This time last year, Alex was looking forward to joining our Supported Internship at Stepping Hill Hospital in the autumn.  His time on the programme was severely disrupted by lockdowns but it was all so...

Posted 10 Aug 2021

Alex sorts through micrioscope slifdes of samples in the Pathology lab

Andy Burnham & Nathaniel on Transport Accessibility

Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, embarked on an early morning train journey with Pure client Nathaniel and our CEO Louise Parrott-Bates, to see hazardous obstacles to accessibility in our transport network. Nathaniel, who has...

Posted 06 Aug 2021

Louise Parrott-Bates, Andy Burnahm and Nathaniel wait on a rail platform

Pure Clients Now at Clay Coffee House

Pure clients are now receiving cafe and hospitality experience and training at the lovely NEW Clay Coffee House on Park Lane  in Poynton. Do pop along if you can. Those Pure clients include Dom, pictured...

Posted 21 Jul 2021

Manager Emily Whitewood with Pure client who holds a plate of food at the Clay Coffee House