Goodbye St Wilfrid's
Greg Forster shares 36 years of Northenden memories with WFM 97.2   In a wide-ranging interview, recently-retired Rector of Northenden, Greg Forster, reflects on his career, life in Northenden, the state of belief in the UK, and the role of the Church of England in the 21st century. You... 
Are you looking to start in Construction.
Then come to Failsworth Training Services – Manchester’s Premier Construction Training Centre. We offer CPCS Tests in all your major Categories. Excavator, Telehandler, Dumper, Roller, plus much more. Need a CPCS blue card? We also offer the NVQ to allow you to do this. General Construction,... 
Greater Manchester Mayor and Police and Crime Commissioner meets with ex-offenders who have turned their lives around
Greater Manchester Mayor and Police and Crime Commissioner has praised retailer Timpson for helping ex-offenders turn their lives around. The Wythenshawe family-run retailer, known for its locksmith and shoe-repair services, describes itself as a real equal opportunities employer, considering... 
240 DRUG DRIVERS CAUGHT IN NINE MONTHS
Greater Manchester Police caught 240 drug drivers in nine months following on from introduction of new legislation. On 2nd March 2015 new legislation was introduced, which set limits for 17 legal and illegal drugs and made it easier for officers to detect drug drivers. New kit was also launched,... 
Neighbourhood officer to receive Chief Constable’s commendation for rescuing former England footballer
A Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) will be honoured by Greater Manchester Police’s Chief Constable for rescuing an 86-year-old former England footballer who was stranded for six hours while walking his dog. Tommy Banks, who made around 250 appearances for Bolton Wanderers Football... 
Let it Be, Opera House, Manchester until Saturday 6th March
Roll up, roll up for the Mystery Tour! The Let it Be audience had a Ticket to Ride for the best musical journey in town when this exuberant celebration of the musical magic of the Beatles came to Manchester’s Opera House this week. The wheels started rolling and the momentum of this scintillating... 
Do you work in Construction?
Are you looking to start in Construction. Then come to Failsworth Training Services – Manchester’s Premier Construction Training Centre. We offer CPCS Tests in all your major Categories. Excavator, Telehandler, Dumper, Roller, plus much more. Need a CPCS blue card? We also offer the... 
ALL THE FUN AT THE CIRCUS!!
Friday night and it’s Opening Night at CIRCUS FUNTASIA here in Wythenshawe Park. My colleague, Ian Hills and I are invited back once again to this evening of acrobatical fun. We had the pleasure of going along last year too. It was FABULOUS! Could they possibly transcend 2015’s... 
Cyclist dies in Wythenshawe tram collision
A cyclist has died after he was in collision with a tram in Wythenshawe. Paramedics attended but 51-year-old Martin Hughes died shortly after the incident which happened near the Metrolink stop at Robinswood Road in Woodhouse Park at around 7am on Tuesday 16th February. Police are now investigating. Chief... 
The Annual ‘Visit My Mosque’ Open Day 7th Feb 1pm till 7pm
Open to people of all faiths and traditions, Hosted by Didsbury Mosque One of the Most friendly, vibrant and easily accessible centres for the Public. An all day exhibition, Meet new people, guided tours, a chance to ask questions, FREE food & refreshments and much more! Sunday the 7th... 

Alias Kid Interview

Jan 13th, 2016
Alias Kid Interview
After a busy 2015, Alias Kid are ready to take it to the next level. While supporting major international artists such as Happy Mondays and Black Grape last year, they took on some of the biggest stages and crowds and didn’t fail to impress! 2016 is going to be their year, Alias Kid... 
Christmas Radio Shows 2015
          Thursday 24th Dec 11am Dr Dawn Harper News Item 12pm A Christmas Tale 1pm Dr Dawn Harper News Item 2pm Health and wellbeing show with Mike George 3pm Home Front 1 (Broadcast in 2005 about WW2 – local residents stories, radio dramas, interviews) 4pm The... 
Be the difference! Foster Manchester
“We want to recruit 50 new foster carers over the next few months (particularly people willing to foster children aged over 10 years, and sibling groups), so if you’ve ever considered fostering there’s never been a better time to get involved. Visit: http://ow.ly/UKn5Y or call... 
Campaigners march to save services at Wythenshawe Hospital
More than a thousand people marched through Wythenshawe on Saturday, 7th November, to protest against plans to axe services at Wythenshawe Hospital. The Fianna Phadraig Pipe Band led the way as Keep Wythenshawe Special campaigners marched, turning Wythenshawe streets into a sea of white balloons... 
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