Foster Carers Needed

Jul 21st, 2014
Foster Carers Needed
Orange Grove is an Independent Foster Care agency that looks after vulnerable children and young people. Our aim is to ensure that those in our care lead happy, enquiring, active childhoods, recognising that this provides the foundations for fulfilled and productive adulthoods. With the help... 
Summer holiday advice for parents
With the start of the school summer holidays, parents are being encouraged to be prepared for the inevitable playground scrapes and minor illnesses. NHS experts from Greater Manchester are asking parents and those who look after children to stock up their medicine cabinets, follow sun-care... 
Wythenshawe Community Housing Group achieves Fair Train Gold Standard
Wythenshawe Community Housing Group is delighted to be accredited with the Fair Train Gold Standard – the highest level it awards – for the work it does to offer work experience and help people find work. Fair Train highlighted a number of areas of best practice which will be shared nationally... 
Annie Get Your Gun at The Opera House Manchester
The show started its UK tour in Manchester with all guns blazing and, within minutes, there were more than a dozen cowboys and showgirls at the front of the stage belting out ”There’s No Business Like Show Business.” Annie Get Your Gun is touring the UK now and is well worth... 
Gatley Festival Parade and Funday Sunday 6th July 2014
Gatley Carnival Parade starting 11.45am followed by Family Fun Day, Gatley Hill starting 12:30pm Following last years very hot weather, which you may know led to several casualties during parade and caused significant delays, the committee have decided this year the Carnival Parade and Fun... 
Have Your Say with Local MP Mike Kane
Local MP Mike Kane will be holding a question and answer discussion meeting with local residents at St Andrews Church, Brownley Road on Tuesday 5th August 11am till 2pm. Refreshments will be served and there is parking and disabled access. The idea of the discussion is for local residents... 
James Murphy needs your sponsorship!
James Murphy is doing  the Greater Manchester Cycle  to raise money for the Station.If you would like to Sponsor James however small please contact Wythenshawe FM 0161 499 7982 or email jk@wfmradio.org The Great Manchester Cycle 2014 will take place on Sunday 29 June. We are a unique mass... 
Manchester man to cycle the Tour De France from start to finish.
The 2014 Tour De France Grande depart takes place in Leeds on Saturday 5th July. Two weeks after they depart Michael Dawson will be on his bike on the very same start line heading for the same destination, a mere 550 miles away. He plans to arrive at the finish line a day before over three... 
WFM wins Queens Award
On 2 June 2014 The Cabinet Office announced that Wythenshawe’s Community Media charity has won a Queens Award for Voluntary Service. The annual awards, established to mark the Queen’s Golden Jubilee in 2002,recognise and reward excellence in voluntary activities carried out by groups... 
The Last Days of Troy - Royal Exchange Theatre - World Premiere -  until 7 June
 Actors acted their socks off, spat their fury across the stage lights, beat their chests and waded in gore in a passionate portrayal of an ancient conflict in Simon Armitage’s The Last Days of Troy at the Royal Exchange Theatre.   In fact, so vivid was the portrayal of relentless... 
Manchester's skies are blue for Manchester City’s Trophy parade
Thousands of Blues turn out in the sunshine to toast Pellegrini’s boys as they ride through Manchester on an open-top bus Two years ago Manchester City held a similar event to mark their first league title for a generation. Many cities would struggle to stage an event if given 24 hours... 
Northenden residents set up Manchester’s first local neighbourhood forum
Northenden Neighbourhood Forum will hold its first annual general meeting at St Wilfrid’s Primary School in Patterdale Road, Northenden, starting at 7.30pm on Thursday May 8 and everyone who lives or works in Northenden is invited to attend and to help set the agenda for the future of the... 
CANCER IS KICKED FOR TWO NIGHTS BY THEATRE
Wythenshawe FM entertainment presenter Sarah Dee was joined live in the studio on Sunday by Jo Kirtley, the creator of The C Project which debuts at The Lowry on Friday 9 May 2014. The C Project promises to be a night of brilliant, sharp and moving new theatre to raise money for specialist... 
20th Century Boy  -  Review
Opera House, Manchester until Saturday 26 April Part musical, part family drama, 20th Century Boy delivers pathos, poignancy, power chords and an electrifying journey through the music of glam rock legend Marc Bolan. I found this a cathartic musical experience and a welcome relief from current... 
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