Big Kid Circus..... book now!
Big Kid Circus returns to World of Pets, Timperley  with an all new show featuring Clown  La Loka, Ring Mistress Olympia and a host of amazing acts, both on the ground & in the air. See the show that is captivating all ages, with tickets from £5. Opens 18th. October Book on line at bigkidcircus.co.uk or... 
Listen to WFM 97.2 interviews with Wythenshawe parliamentary candidates
Voters are going to the polls in the General Election on June 8. WFM 97.2’s News Team carried out a series of in-depth interviews with the candidates who are competing for your vote. This is your chance to go beyond the world of news sound bites and hear in detail what these candidates believe... 
We want to celebrate great local music.
So, throughout June here on Wythenshawe FM we’re doing our bit to support them as part of Local Music Live. It’s a month long initiative to highlight the very best local music around different parts of the country. Visit LOCAL MUSIC LIVE to watch and listen to some amazingly talented people. There’s... 
Wythenshawe FM welcomed a delegation of American radio students to the local airwaves.
Wythenshawe FM welcomed a delegation of American radio students to the local airwaves this week. A group of students from Point Park University in Pittsburgh and Ohio Northern University prepared and delivered an hour of radio as part of a ten-day “Maymester” course at the University... 
Listen to WFM 97.2 interviews with Mayor of Greater Manchester election candidates
Wythenshawe voters will head to the polling stations on Thursday this week to elect a Mayor for Greater Manchester Voters in Manchester, Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan will make their choice from eight candidates who are bidding to become the... 
Review: Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games  Palace Theatre Manchester April 2017
Manchester-born James Keegan steps into the shoes of the legendary Michael Flatley – a very hard act to follow – in Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games. Michael Flatley, who with Riverdance brought Irish dance to the world stage, is creator, producer, director and choreographer of... 
GMP long service award for former officer after 52 years in policing
A former police officer has received a long service award after 20 years of service with GMP bringing his total time working in policing to 52 years.  John Baron MBE, 69, began his policing career as a cadet at just 16 years old. He became a fully-fledged officer two years later, and achieved... 
Review: My Country; a work in progress at HOME Manchester until Saturday 22 April
I watched My Country; a work in progress at HOME on the day the Prime Minister announced a general election would be held in June. This play provides a timely reminder of the real people, the real voices, the real hearts, hurts, and hopes that travel to polling stations to leave their marks... 
Listen to WFM 97.2 to find out what Wythenshawe people are saying about Brexit
  Prime Minister, Theresa May, triggered Article 50 On Wednesday 29th March and began the process of taking Britain out of the European Union. Just hours after this historic event, WFM 97.2’s News Team asked local people what they had to say about Brexit. People who voted both leave... 
Listen to WFM 97.2 to learn the secrets of the Victorian Lodging House
Wythenshawe FM takes you on a revealing journey into the heart of darkness in Victorian England in our special two-part radio feature, The Secret History of the Victorian Lodging House. Wythenshawe FM was there when Joseph O’Neill gave a talk based on his book of the same name to the University... 
Stolen puppy found after appeal from devastated owners
A beloved puppy stolen during a burglary in Stretford has been reunited with his relieved owners. Five-month-old Bobbie was stolen during a burglary that took place on Hancock Street sometime between 2:30am and 3am on Tuesday 28 March 2017. Following a public appeal for his safe return, the... 
The Commitments Palace Theatre Manchester until Saturday 8th April
Based on the BAFTA-Winning 1991 Film ‘The Commitments’ from the 1987 book by Dublin-born Roddy Doyle, this is a tale of down-at-heel Dubliners who form a band. ‘The Commitments’, which comes to Manchester after a successful two-year West End run, tells the story of Jimmy, played by... 
Competition  You've Got a Friend The Music of James Taylor & Carole King
Wythenshawe FM 97.2 is running a competition for you to win tickets to see a fabulous new musical at Stockport Plaza You’ve Got a Friend – The Music of James Taylor and Carole King features the unforgettable music of these iconic singer-songwriters. It’s a heart-warming story filled... 
FILM REVIEW- THE GHOUL- B.I.F.A. The British Independent Film Association
WRITTEN BY TRETRE WFM RADIO 97.2   You could be forgiven for thinking you were going to see a horror movie if, like me, you don’t read the synopsis. As for a horror movie, this could be interpreted as horror of the mind, for the lead actor. A vivid and powerful film that takes you... 
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