News and Sport
Every weekday on Pure 107.8FM we bring you the very latest news and sport for Stockport. From your street to Downing Street if it matters to you, you’ll hear all about it on Pure 107.8FM.
For a quick fix of local news to start off your day listen to our bulletins every half hour during Pure Breakfast. To get the story behind the headlines listen to our longer interviews and reports at half past every hour throughout the day.
Pure 107.8FM is the station for all sports fans in Stockport. Our coverage of Stockport County is unrivalled, with exclusive full match commentary on every Hatters game this season. Our Saturday afternoon sports show is broadcast live from whichever ground County are playing at which means our presenters and reporters are closest to the action for all the breaking stories. From two o clock we broadcast an hour of build up to the game featuring exclusive interviews with County players and back room staff, plus our in-depth interview with the Hatters manager Paul Simpson.
We're also the first place you'll hear post match reaction and listeners can have their say on the game by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or getting in touch through Pure's Standard Rate Text 07781 48 48 44. And you can win tickets for every County home game by listening to Pure 107.8FM throughout the week.
But it's not just about the professional game, Pure also follow the fortunes of non league Woodley Sports and amateur footballers are given their moment in the spotlight in our weekly review of the Stockport District Sunday Football League.
We have great links with Sale Sharks, the Stockport based rugby union side who play their home games at Edgeley Park.
Every Friday night from 6.30 pm onwards our Sports Shows give you a fast paced preview of the weekend's fixtures. We look ahead to all the action at Edgeley Park for Stockport County and Sale Sharks. They'll be regular coverage of Bowls; Lacrosse and sports for people with disabilities. Plus we'll focus on other sports & stars throughout the year.
And we also celebrate local people who are succeeding in their chosen sport. Whether that's teenage Stockport Lacrosse players representing their country in Canada or the borough's Olympic competitors after a fantastic Beijing Games.
So make sure you join Pete Liggins every Friday night from 6.30pm and Saturday afternoon from 2pm during the football season.
Get in touch. If you’ve got a story to tell the rest of Stockport or want us to congratulate your team’s achievements please call Pete on 0161 474 5963 or email email@example.com.