Apollo Cinemas Altrincham welcomed the Dark Side in 3D
To mark the release of Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace in 3D, Apollo Cinemas Altrincham welcomed some special members of the Dark Side for a screening of the film in spectacular 3D and truly bringing the epic film franchise to life for film fans   On a rare afternoon off... 

PAWS FOR THOUGHT

Feb 6th, 2012
PAWS FOR THOUGHT
AIRPORT OLLY FINDS A NEW HOME A stray cat who set up home at  Manchester Airport, stole hearts around the world, and became a celebrity with thousands of followers on Facebook, is enjoying a well-deserved retirement in a comfortable new home at a secret location in South Manchester. Olly the... 
RECLAIM PROJECT – INSPIRATION AND ASPIRATION
A charity called Reclaim has been running an ambitious mentoring scheme which is giving confidence and inspiration to Wythenshawe girls. The charity, set up in 2007, launched its first scheme in Wythenshawe last October and since then around 25 local girls have been taking part in a  project... 
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’... 
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... 
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... 
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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NORTHENDEN HERON

Dec 13th, 2011
NORTHENDEN HERON
Local children are voting to choose a name for a landmark attraction which has been dubbed Northenden’s Angel of the North.   Ballot papers have been sent to Northenden schools so youngsters can be involved in choosing a name for the popular heron sculpture which stands  alongside... 

NORTHENDEN TOILETS

Dec 13th, 2011
NORTHENDEN TOILETS
          It’s been difficult to spend a penny in Northenden of late – following the closure of public toilets in Mill Lane. A wave of Manchester City Council cuts this year has also seen public toilets closed at Wythenshawe Civic Centre and Hollyhedge Road... 
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