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Co-op Raises £2,455 for Dunwood Park Cafe!

Co-operative Local Community Fund and its members have has raised a staggering £2,455 for Dunwood Park Café. Thank you so much! Where The Money Will Go This generous sum of money will be going towards...

Posted 23 Nov 2020

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Steps Students Stay Connected at Youth Zone

Our Steps Toward Employment & Progression Programme (Steps) has been finding creative ways to keep learners connected throughout the pandemic. It is so important for learners growing in confidence and communication skills on the course...

Posted 20 Nov 2020

boxing ring at HideOut Youth Zone Steps student Pure Innovations

Animated Tour of London with Fred and Firestorm

This fab animated tour of London made by Pure clients is sure to lift the lockdown blues. It stars Fred and Firestorm, the cute and colourful mascots created from Plasticene by our Oldham-based animation group....

Posted 12 Nov 2020

Fred and Firestorm models look at The London Eye

Two Job Successes at Our Manchester Airport Internship

Manchester Airport Supported Interns Jonathan and Nathan have successfully secured paid work! The two are now working as Train Cleaning Operatives for Mitie at Manchester Piccadilly. Their role is cleaning and sanitising trains between journeys.Of...

Posted 06 Nov 2020

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New Pure Café Coming to Manchester – Have Your Say!

The sadly neglected building you see above, will soon be transformed into a lively community hub run by Manchester Vineyard. Inside will be a brand new Pure café! We want your say! We are calling...

Posted 03 Nov 2020

Blooming Brilliant! City & Guilds Success for Clients.

Congratulations to Gerard and Jamie! They have both been awarded City & Guilds Certificates in Practical Horticulture Skills. Gerard and Jamie are Pure Support clients and have been working towards their qualifications on our park-based...

Posted 29 Oct 2020

Two Pure Clients hold up their V City and Guilds certificates

New Project Using Lego Bricks. Can You Help?

We are busy constructing a wicked new project using Lego bricks: Pure Brick Studio! This innovative new venture will combine the operation of an  online store with a creative studio, all using the power of...

Posted 28 Oct 2020

A Lego pumpkin, spider, witch and skeleton

Thank You for Our Vernon Community Award!

In a fun online show on Friday evening, we were awarded a £450 Vernon Building Society Community Award! Our warm thanks to The Vernon and to every single person who voted for us. Your support...

Posted 26 Oct 2020

Pure Staff memebr Megan gives a thumbs up sign for our Vernon Community Award

Tina Makes Great Progress at Prospect House

Since lockdown, Pure Support client Tina has really come out of her shell and has made some fantastic artwork in the process! New Skills & Interests Previously, Tina had difficulties engaging in projects and activities....

Posted 20 Oct 2020

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Cakes Galore: Pure Raises Money For Macmillan

It is more important than ever in these difficult times to support fellow charities. That is why this year we continued with our annual events to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Thank you to...

Posted 16 Oct 2020

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