Jodrell Live with Paul Weller... competition!
  -       Live From Jodrell Bank announce science activity at Paul Weller and Elbow headlined show -       Meet a Mars robot, find out the science of sport, try your hand at mathematical origami and loads more at Jodrell Bank’s Science Arena -       Hands-on science workshops,... 
GET COMPOSTING AND WIN A BIN
To celebrate Compost Awareness Week 2012, residents of Greater Manchester who get involved in composting at home between 6th and 12th May are being offered the chance to win a compost bin and £100 of garden centre vouchers to spend on their garden. There’s a lot going on in Greater Manchester... 
Win Tickets To Belle Vue Speedway Each Tuesday
Tune into The Sports Talk  Show on Tuesdays 11 am – 12 noon for your your chance to win tickets to a speedway meeting. To enter just answer a simple question set by Kevin Thompson and email your answers to studio@wfmradio.org  Read More →
Dreamliner Visits Manchester Airport
The Boeing Aircraft Corporation brought their new 787 Dreamliner aircraft one of the world’s largest passenger planes to Manchester Airport on The Dream World Tour around 10,000 enthusiasts in and around the airport watched it do a low level pass at 500ft in front of the viewing park before... 
SEARCH GOES ON FOR RARE BREED STOLEN DOG DUE TO BIRTH TO UP TO EIGHT PUPPIES.
Caption: Saffina, the black Shar Pei puppy shown here, has been found but the search goes on for Kiara, who is two-and-half-years old, fawn-coloured, and about to give birth to up to eight puppies. Police have recovered one of two rare breed dogs stolen during a break-in in Ringway. The burglary... 
1886 FEWER VICTIMS OF CRIME IN SOUTH MANCHESTER
      Crime in south Manchester has reduced by 11.4 per cent during the last year, equating to 1886 fewer victims. The figures, which are from 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012 also show: Burglary reduced by 8.1% with 181 fewer victims Serious violent crime reduced by 20.1% with... 
National Trust opens its doors for free this weekend
National Trust opens its doors for free this weekend Saturday and Sunday 21 and 22 April The National Trust has launched a nationwide campaign to encourage sofa-bound children to take to the outdoors and enjoy classic adventures from skimming stones to building dens. The ‘50 Things to Do... 
Free Bus Tickets for Wythenshawe Jobseekers
For the third year, Manchester City Council in partnership with Willow Park and Parkway Green Housing Trusts, are able to offer jobseekers in Wythenshawe free bus tickets.  Those living in Wythenshawe who are currently unemployed, and who secure a job interview can receive a free bus day pass... 
Manchester Gets Ready To Tackle Africa With The Country’s Biggest Charity Football Tournament
The country’s biggest charity football tournament, Football Marathon, is coming to Manchester. On the 30th of June 32 teams will play for an astonishing 12 hours at Salford Sports Village to raise over £50,000 for HIV/AIDS education in Africa. The organisers, charity TackleAfrica, have chosen... 
POLICE AND PARTNERS WORKING FOR A PEACEFUL EASTER
Police officers across Greater Manchester have launched a series of operations to tackle antisocial behaviour during the Easter holidays. There will be high-profile patrols in hotspot areas such as parks, outside takeaways and off-licences and in town centres at peak times to deter young people... 
New Cast Member in Shamless
Wythenshawe Park Riding Stables owner Elaine Green said there was definitely no horsing about when an impeccably behaved Waldo was invited to star in an episode of the Channel 4 television series Shameless. She told WFM’s IanHills that balloons, umbrellas and carrier bags were all bad news... 

NO SMOKING DAY

Mar 13th, 2012
NO SMOKING DAY
Manchester Stop Smoking Service and Manchester Markets Quit and be Quids In! A message from Manchester Stop Smoking Service: Every day, people make positive choices about their life. Choosing to stop smoking can be the single most important and worthwhile decision a person ever makes. In Manchesterlast... 
GMP MALE VOICE CHOIR JOBS
Talented musicians from Wythenshawe have a chance to apply for jobs with Greater Manchester Police Male Voice Choir. The hunt is on for a musical director and a deputy accompanist for the choir which was founded in 1974. They are looking for a deputy accompanist, with previous experience, and... 
Chill Factore Avalanche
      Two of Wythenshawe FM’s presenters visited Chill Factore to test the new Avalanche take a look at the videos and see how they got on Avalanche – Snow Sphereing The world’s first snow sphereing experience! This experience isn’t for the faint of heart and will... 
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