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Skateboarders’ Art: Vernon Exhibition Extended

Exciting work by talented artists from Stockport’s skateboarding community is now on public display at our art gallery at Vernon House, Vernon Park until Sunday, 17th February. From vibrant graffiti art to brooding landscapes in...

Posted 25 Jan 2019

Work including bold yellow and black abstract

Dementia Drop In – A Hit At The Kitchen

We hosted our first weekly Dementia Drop In at our Stockport cafe The Kitchen on Monday – and what a great success it was! People living with dementia and their carers have an open invitation...

Posted 24 Jan 2019

A ‘Smashing’ Time With Pure Ceramics.

In truth, very little actually gets broken at Pure Ceramics sessions – but when it comes to creativity our artists totally smash it! How do they do it? That’s what we want to know – so...

Posted 21 Jan 2019

Client making ceramic head

Steps Students Explore Work – and Forklift Trucks!

Taking the driving seat in this shiny forklift truck was a highlight of a factory visit made by students on our Steps education programme. Well who wouldn’t love that! A key element of our Steps...

Posted 17 Jan 2019

Clients & Crocodile Crafts!

Look at this fabulous life-sized crocodile being constructed by Pure art and craft clients. This gloriously green creature is so long it sprawls across several tables. The group has been working on the crocodile since...

Posted 16 Jan 2019

Salford Interns Meet the Mayor!

Eight young people on our new Salford Council and University Internship have met the City Mayor of Salford at a special induction event. In the impressive surroundings of the Council Chambers, Paul Dennett welcomed them...

Posted 13 Jan 2019

Nick’s Soup of the Day at The Kitchen

Nick is learning new culinary skills at our stylish bakery, cafe and shop, The Kitchen in Stockport. Today he has been busy cooking up a  batch of fresh, creamy broccoli soup. See him in action...

Posted 08 Jan 2019

New Year, New Job?

Dave had been a taxi driver for 14 years when he decided he needed a change. Now he is a Community Support Worker (CSW) with Pure – and he is loving it.  See why in...

Posted 04 Jan 2019

Try Something New In 2019!

A happy New Year to everyone from all at Pure Innovations. Is there a hobby or skill that you’ve always wanted to try? An ambition you’d like to achieve in 2019? This is the time...

Posted 02 Jan 2019