Simon Kelsey speaks to Stockport Metro Performance Director Sean Kelly about the club’s struggle for funding after losing elite training status earlier this year. We meet locally-based BTCC team Speedworks Motorsport as Round 4 of the championship comes to Oulton Park, and Stockport’s newest rally talent Chris Ingram talks about being MSA Young Driver of the Year and his plans for the future. Plus a full round-up of all the rest of the week’s sports news.
Thursday 19th July 2012: The lifestyle guide for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans community in Stockport. Under the Rainbow keeps you updated with everything going on in the borough and beyond. Listen for details of local groups, unmissable gigs, the latest news and have a laugh with our quiz.
Under the Rainbow also heard about Northern Wave Swimming Club.
With the Olympics due to start next week, it’s a good reminder for us all to stay fit and get more exercise.
Nothern Wave is a swimming club for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community.
To find out more, Under the Rainbow spoke to their Chairperson, Trevor Burchick MBE.
Daniel Burton heads down to the Grand Central Swimming Pool to find out how the centre is being used to train Olympic hopefuls for 2012.
Northern Wave is a swimming group for gay and lesbian people. They have weekly swims for people of varying abilities.
Under the Rainbow went along to the Aquatics Centre in Manchester to speak to one of the organisers, Trevor Burchick.