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Shining a Light on Suicide

Shining a Light on Suicide
Drive time with Ben Cooper featured The Shining a Light Suicide Campaign.   Listen Again via Our website Tab The Shining a Light on Suicide campaign was launched on 1 May 2019 with the aim of preventing suicide in Greater Manchester and providing information to help those dealing with suicidal thoughts, worried about others or bereaved by suicide. The campaign takes the subject of suicide out... 

URGENT MESSAGE RE Second dose of the COVID vaccine at Woodhouse Park Lifestyle

Please could you share this urgent message with your listeners:   If you are booked in for the second dose of the COVID vaccine at Woodhouse Park Lifestyle on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday this week, please attend your appointment. The team are all here and ready to vaccinate you safely. If you cannot make your appointment please contact your GP Practice to cancel, so your appointment can be given... 

Christmas Schedule on WFM

Christmas Schedule on WFM
  CHRISTMAS EVE:   Thursday 24th December  2020 9:00am 12:00pm The Buzz Christmas Eve Special ,  3 hour of  Festive Music, memories, laughs and chat with Colin Owen & Chris Paul 12:00pm 2.00pm Out to Christmas Eve Lunch with Roz Johnson it’s a mixture of seasonal music and news 2:00pm 4:00pm Christmas Eve Bandstand with Chris Helme Festive Brass... 

Join Susie Mathis for “That Festive Feeling” Christmas Day 12 -2pm

Join Susie Mathis  for
Susie Mathis will be on air on Christmas Day with a special festive show while you cook the turkey and prepare your Christmas Dinner. If you would like to say hello to family and friends or chat on air  contact Susie via studio@wfmradio.org    Read More →

Raffle to help Joel Live Longer – Win Silver Disc for James’ Indie Anthem “Sit Down”

Raffle to help Joel Live Longer - Win Silver Disc  for James’ Indie Anthem “Sit Down”
  Andy Diagram, trumpet player with legendary Manchester band James, is organizing a raffle for fans of the band, with a unique prize up for grabs, in support of the appeal for a friend and former band-mate’s son who desperately needs pioneering brain cancer treatment. Joel is the 19 year old son of Ian Runacres, singer with Manchester band Dislocation Dance, with whom Andy played trumpet... 

A Light In The Winter

A Light In The Winter
connection fest   Everyone is invited to take part in a special free festival during the month of December. It’s called Connection Fest and has been created by Manchester writer Ali Davenport as a way of bringing people together this winter.   Ali says: ‘We’ll be exploring connection and what it means to us, especially at the moment. You could do something with your neighbours, set... 

James’ Indie Anthem “Sit Down being Raffled to help Joel Live Longer

James’ Indie Anthem “Sit Down being Raffled to help Joel Live Longer
Andy Diagram, trumpet player with legendary Manchester band James, is organizing a raffle for fans of the band, with a unique prize up for grabs, in support of the appeal for a friend and former band-mate’s son who desperately needs pioneering brain cancer treatment. Joel is the 19 year old son of Ian Runacres, singer with Manchester band Dislocation Dance, with whom Andy played trumpet before joining... 

50-64 years olds you can now get the Flu Jab

50-64 years olds you can now get the Flu Jab
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Susie Mathis, Joins Wythenshawe FM

Susie Mathis, Joins Wythenshawe FM
Sony Radio Award Winning presenter Susie Mathis is joining Wythenshawe FM  to present a new Friday lunchtime show.   Former Piccadilly Radio & BBC Radio Manchester Presenter will be on the air on Wythenshawe FM with “That Friday Feeling with Susie” 12-2 pm every Friday lunchtime, starting Friday 4th December. Susie made the surprise announcement on Wythenshawe FM during an interview on “The... 

Protect yourself from flu

Protect yourself from flu
It’s more important than ever to understand and recognise the symptoms of flu. Don’t forget, if you’re worried about your symptoms and think it could be coronavirus, you can get advice about coronavirus symptoms and what to do. You can help to protect yourself and others from the flu by following some basic hygiene guidance. As with coronavirus, washing your hands for longer and more frequently... 

Connection Fest December 2020

Connection Fest December 2020
Connection Fest –December 2020 Listen again to the interview Ali –  On the  Buzz Show 12th November 2020   ​We need each other more than ever. Let’s come together to explore & celebrate connection. ​ ​What is Connection Fest? It’s just an idea. For the month of December, we set up free events and share stuff exploring connection and what it means... 
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