UK’s first ‘Airport City’ unveiled
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has unveiled plans for the development of a £659million ‘Airport City’ – the first of its kind in the UK– at Manchester Airport. The site is expected to deliver 1.4 million sq ft of logistics and warehousing. The detailed ‘stage two’... 
Are you interested in growing your own food?
  What is the programme about? The programme is about supporting community food growing projects to become more sustainable and ensuring that local people with the enthusiasm to grow food can access support to ensure their projects succeed. We’d like to support new and existing projects. ... 
Volunteer Center in Manchester – Open for business
  Volunteer Centre Manchester is in development phase but is open for business. What Will Volunteer Centre Manchester Do? The vision for the Volunteer Centre will be to champion volunteering in Manchester and promote good practice to volunteer involving organisations. The Centre is based... 
PEOPLE POWER COMES TO WYTHENSHAWE
People power came to Wythenshawe recently when residents voted to choose which community groups received a share of a pot of nearly £40,000 worth of Manchester City Council funding.   In an unusual exercise in democracy – called U Decide – residents from Northenden Ward,... 
Win McAffee All Access 2012
Win McAffee All Access 2012 Shopping for gifts, looking for great deals on new digital gadgets, e-planning family get-togethers and of course, using online or mobile banking to make sure they can afford it all. Cybercriminals will have more opportunities than ever to trick consumers out of... 
Do you have something to say about Wythenshawe FM?
Do you have something to say about Wythenshawe FM? An independent charity is holding a listener focus group in Wythenshawe and they want to hear your thoughts about the station. There’s a draw for a Ł20 voucher for participants. Join the discussion by emailing toolkit@radioregen.org... 
Christmas Helpline Numbers
Christmas is a time of strong emotions, reflectionson lost loved ones and stress from shopping and preparing for seasonal parties and gatherings. If you feel you need to speak to somebody there are people who can help. Wythenshawe FM would like to take this opportunity to give some numbers... 
BUS SERVICES FOR CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR
(Information from Transport for GreaterManchester)   Friday 23 December Normal Friday services. Saturday 24 December, Christmas Eve Saturday services until 6pm. From 6pm onwards buses will stop running. Sunday 25 December, Christmas Day No services except bus 43 running between Manchestercity... 
Santa’s not the only one working this Christmas
It’s not just Santa who will be working on Christmas Eve. Whilst many of us will be making last minute plans, wrapping presents and putting excited children to bed, National Grid will be working around the clock to keep the gas flowing to ensure gas supplies are safe over the festive period. National... 
POLICE SAFETY ADVICE TO CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR PARTY-GOERS
Revellers are hitting the streets to party in the run up to Christmas and New Year and in some British towns and cities paramedics are preparing, as if for warzone conditions, by setting up field hospitals and mobile treatment centres. But, here in Manchester, Greater Manchester Police are... 
JustGiving Awards 2012
  JustGiving celebrates the power of giving back: Nominations open for JustGiving Awards 2012 Nominations are now open for the JustGiving Awards 2012, celebrating the achievements of over 380,000 fundraisers, and 8,000 charities who have used the site to raise over £200 million for good... 
What are the Top Ten Toys for Christmas 2011?
At this special time of year, children across the world will be asking Santa for their favourite toy, but picking the right one can be a real struggle for parents. Last year the UK toy market was worth about £2.7 billion a year, with almost two thirds of sales occurring over Christmas, yet... 
BEWARE THE CHRISTMAS LOAN SHARK
Christmas is an expensive time of year and no one wants to be left out of the fun so some people end up taking    out loans to fund their festivities – loans which some people can’t afford to pay back, according debt advice  service, Money Mentors.                                                      ... 
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