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Online daters warned to be vigilant by police

Online daters warned to be vigilant by police
  Greater Manchester Police is supporting a nationwide ‘Get Safe Online: Romance Fraud Campaign.’ Romance Fraud involves a victim being tricked on the basis of feigned romantic feelings by gaining their affection and using that goodwill to commit fraud against them. Action Fraud recently announced that a report of romance fraud is recorded every three hours in the UK. Detective Inspector Martin... 

WFM 97.2’s Community Media Crew in the spotlight as BBC films in Wythenshawe

WFM 97.2's Community Media Crew in the spotlight as BBC films in Wythenshawe
The Community Media Crew is a media organisation which gives its members the chance to broadcast on our very own WFM 97.2. The group is also involved in film and director training projects and it’s even hoping to screen one of its latest films at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The Community Media Crew recently found itself in the spotlight as the work it does with a mixed-ability group... 

Manchester Christmas Lights Switch-On Friday, November 4th at 7.30pm

Manchester Christmas Lights Switch-On Friday, November 4th at 7.30pm
Get set for Christmas with live entertainment and a fireworks extravaganza at Manchester Christmas Lights Switch on, starting at 7.30pm on Friday November 4th. Thousands of people are expected to flock to this free event in Albert Square which will feature a host of entertainment for all the family. The winner of last year’s X-Factor competition, Louisa Johnson, will perform live. Appearing on Clean... 

Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show, Opera House, Manchester – October 24th

Richard O'Brien's Rocky Horror Show, Opera House, Manchester - October 24th
A riot of swaggering semi-nudity, lechery and joyfully anarchic anthems – the Rocky Horror Show is 43 years old and still electrifyingly subversive. In a lip-smacking warm up for Halloween, the audience at Manchester’s Opera House enjoyed the thrills and spills of this musical romp, where the lascivious Frank-N-Furter entertains sweet, innocent and newly-engaged Brad and Janet after their... 

Sunny Afternoon – Opera House, Manchester

Sunny Afternoon - Opera House, Manchester
Sunny Afternoon – Opera House, Manchester Loud guitars and some of the most memorable riffs in rock history are not the only things to recommend the joyful nostalgia-fest that is ‘Sunny Afternoon’. The musical, featuring the music of the Kinks, started its UK tour at the Opera House in Manchester after a West End run which brought it the Olivier Award for Best New Musical in 2015. In... 
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