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Would you like to be a radio presenter, a producer or just like to try something new and exciting.

Would you like to be a radio presenter, a producer or just like to try something new and exciting.
Learn how a radio show is made and how to develop your ideas and make them into radio features. Wythenshawe FM next training course will help you do all that and give you the skills to drive a radio desk, interview, edit audio, make a radio advert and offer you a chance to have your very own show at WFM.   WFM next training course starts Thursday 27th August. The cost of this course is £100 if... 

Listen to the live broadcast from Benchill Community Centre Fun Day

Listen to the live broadcast from Benchill Community Centre Fun Day
Listen to great interviews and music from the live broadcast at Benchill Community Centre Fun Day on Saturday 18th July 11:30 till 3pm. Presenters include Robert Maxfield, Sandra Shufflebottom, Dennis Hanse, Jimmy Lambert and John Keane. Interviews Eric Smith Matty from LGBT Lorenzo Brenda Grixti Lion Mascot Glen Smith discount photography We also had 8-12 young people in the last 2 hours having a... 

Benchill Community Centre Fun Day

Benchill Community Centre Fun Day
Come along with all the family to a fun filled day with Free fair rides, Inflatable Slide, Bungee Run, Ball Pool Bouncy Castle, Game and information stalls, Entertainment and refreshments including a BBQ It’s all going to be be happening at Benchill Community Centre on Benchill Road on Saturday 18th July 11-3pm It’s the one fun day you don’t want your family to miss So book it in your diary... 

Calamity Jane, Palace Theatre, Manchester

Calamity Jane, Palace Theatre, Manchester
The American Wild West of the 1800s came to Manchester in the form of the musical Calamity Jane in a brand new stage version based on the 1953 Oscar-winning film, starring Doris Day and Howard Keel.  It tells the true story of Calamity Jane and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok. The curtain rises on the Deadwood bar and saloon with the talented cast of actors/musicians singing The Black Hills of Dakota... 

Food Poverty Debate this Friday 14th November 4-5pm on WFM

Food Poverty Debate this Friday 14th November 4-5pm on WFM
Real Food Wythenshawe Organised a debate where the local community got to ask a panel of guests questions on what is being done to tackle food poverty in Wythenshawe. The panel Guests were, Gerry Flanagan (Chair), Maurice Barnes, Tracy Rawlins, Adam Dixon, Liz Grant, Young person representing WCHG.  Read More →

Lead me to the dark

Lead me to the dark
My name is James Twyman and I want to complete my first feature film. After having won several awards for low budget shorts I feel it’s time to take that next step. We aim to raise £5000 , this is about half of what we need but this money has a specific goal in that it will help us get the film started. The money will be used as follows: £2000 – Equipment. We will be purchasing a Black... 

James Murphy needs your sponsorship!

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 participation cycling event that offers three separate distances, for all abilities, over a 13-mile city-based... 

Manchester man to cycle the Tour De France from start to finish.

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 hundred riders follow the race leader up the Champs-Elysees. He has taken up the challenge to raise funds for... 

WFM wins Queens Award

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 in the community.On the 3 June 2014 two volunteers and the General Manager went to the Houses of Parliament... 

A Helping Hand for Job Hunters Thursday 6 March 12 Noon – 5pm

A Helping Hand for Job Hunters Thursday 6 March 12 Noon - 5pm
Local people looking to get their hands on a new job are invited to a free major public recruitment event at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Job City has been organised by Manchester City Council and will take place on Thursday, 6 March from 12 – 5pm. Businesses representing sectors, including construction, customer service, and health and social care, will be in attendance and looking to... 

Hate Crime Awareness Week – Starts 20th January 2014

Hate Crime Awareness Week - Starts 20th January 2014
Tune into Wythenshawe FM for a week of programming about Hate Crime Awareness.  Throughout the week hear interviews and news packages about hate crime. Listen to a discussion about hate crime and how we can help to prevent these crimes happening. Friday 24th January 1-2pm Hate Crime! Challenge it! Report it! Stop it! You can call GMP on 101 or Manchester City Council on 08000 830 007or online via... 

Free Comedy Night – Friday 17th January 2014

Free Comedy Night -  Friday 17th January 2014
Friday 17th January 2014 Comedians: Robert Maxfield, Mark Rough and John Ryan. FREE Tickets, FREE Hot Pot and FREE Mens Health Information! Charity raffle for signed Manchester United memorabilia. St Anthony’s Parish Centre, Portway, Wythenshawe. Admission: 7.30pm. Show starts at 8pm. The event is free but if you register for a ticket before the event you will be entered into a FREE PRIZE DRAW. Tickets... 

Radio Shows over the Christmas and New Year period

Radio Shows over the Christmas and New Year period
Top 40 Ever Part 1– 24th December 11am  (Ray’s best 40 tracks from all years!  Top 40 Ever Part 2– 25th December 11am Top 40 Ever Part 3 – 26th December 11am  Age Concern variety show (Performers Robert Read and Dave Cox) 25th December 12 noon Domestic abuse awareness – (Listen to Helen’s story about domestic abuse with interviews, Written by Jason Kenyon & Performed... 

Manchester Sound:The Massacre Manchester Library Theatre Company until Saturday 6 July

Manchester Sound:The Massacre Manchester Library Theatre Company until Saturday 6 July
  Caption: Stephen Fewell (DJ Liberty) in Manchester Sound: The Massacre by Polly Wiseman, directed by Paul Jepson, presented by the Library Theatre Company.  Photo by Kevin Cummins. Manchester Sound: The Massacre Manchester Library Theatre Company until Saturday 6 July Trippy, dippy, dance ravers demand more tunes and the right to party while their buttoned-up ancestors brave swords in a... 
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