Listen to WFM 97.2 interviews with Mayor of Greater Manchester election candidates
Wythenshawe voters will head to the polling stations on Thursday this week to elect a Mayor for Greater Manchester Voters in Manchester, Bolton, Bury, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan will make their choice from eight candidates who are bidding to become the... 
Review: Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games  Palace Theatre Manchester April 2017
Manchester-born James Keegan steps into the shoes of the legendary Michael Flatley – a very hard act to follow – in Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games. Michael Flatley, who with Riverdance brought Irish dance to the world stage, is creator, producer, director and choreographer of... 
GMP long service award for former officer after 52 years in policing
A former police officer has received a long service award after 20 years of service with GMP bringing his total time working in policing to 52 years.  John Baron MBE, 69, began his policing career as a cadet at just 16 years old. He became a fully-fledged officer two years later, and achieved... 
Review: My Country; a work in progress at HOME Manchester until Saturday 22 April
I watched My Country; a work in progress at HOME on the day the Prime Minister announced a general election would be held in June. This play provides a timely reminder of the real people, the real voices, the real hearts, hurts, and hopes that travel to polling stations to leave their marks... 
Listen to WFM 97.2 to find out what Wythenshawe people are saying about Brexit
  Prime Minister, Theresa May, triggered Article 50 On Wednesday 29th March and began the process of taking Britain out of the European Union. Just hours after this historic event, WFM 97.2’s News Team asked local people what they had to say about Brexit. People who voted both leave... 
Listen to WFM 97.2 to learn the secrets of the Victorian Lodging House
Wythenshawe FM takes you on a revealing journey into the heart of darkness in Victorian England in our special two-part radio feature, The Secret History of the Victorian Lodging House. Wythenshawe FM was there when Joseph O’Neill gave a talk based on his book of the same name to the University... 
Competition  You've Got a Friend The Music of James Taylor & Carole King
Wythenshawe FM 97.2 is running a competition for you to win tickets to see a fabulous new musical at Stockport Plaza You’ve Got a Friend – The Music of James Taylor and Carole King features the unforgettable music of these iconic singer-songwriters. It’s a heart-warming story filled... 
FILM REVIEW- THE GHOUL- B.I.F.A. The British Independent Film Association
WRITTEN BY TRETRE WFM RADIO 97.2   You could be forgiven for thinking you were going to see a horror movie if, like me, you don’t read the synopsis. As for a horror movie, this could be interpreted as horror of the mind, for the lead actor. A vivid and powerful film that takes you... 
GMP response to horrific events in London
Greater Manchester Police has issued the following statement today following the deadly attacks on Westminster Bridge and the Palace of Westminster on Wednesday, 22 March. Assistant Chief Constable Rob Potts of Greater Manchester Police, said: “Our thoughts remain with all those affected... 
Early Inspirations Preschool, Baguley on Hall Lane
Your child can receive quality childcare at Early Inspirations Preschool located on Hall Lane, next to the Spar store, in Baguley. Catering for children up to age 11, Early Inspirations Preschool offers a vast range of sessions to suit all parent needs… from full day care to sessional care... 
Stagecoach Event in Wythenshawe Town Centre
Stagecoach Bus had made bus travel even easier by introducing contactless payments on Stagecoach buses! Visit Wythenshawe Town Centre on Friday 10th March to play the contactless game and you could win instant prizes, as well as being in with a chance of winning an iPhone 7! Visit www.stagecoachbus.com/contactlessbuzz... 
Online daters warned to be vigilant by police
  Greater Manchester Police is supporting a nationwide ‘Get Safe Online: Romance Fraud Campaign.’ Romance Fraud involves a victim being tricked on the basis of feigned romantic feelings by gaining their affection and using that goodwill to commit fraud against them. Action Fraud recently... 
WFM 97.2's Community Media Crew in the spotlight as BBC films in Wythenshawe
The Community Media Crew is a media organisation which gives its members the chance to broadcast on our very own WFM 97.2. The group is also involved in film and director training projects and it’s even hoping to screen one of its latest films at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The... 
Have your say on local bus service
Stagecoach is inviting Wythenshawe residents to have their say on local bus services at a event being held at Wythenshawe Bus Station on Friday 17 February between 7.30am and 11am. So come along and have your say!  Read More →
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