Welcome to Actual Radio, we are Local Radio for Essex. As well as the Greatest Hits of All Time we have news, sport and weather updates, plus local information and events, if its going on in Essex we're talking about it.
Waking up Essex weekday mornings it's Pete Chapman at Breakfast and Simon Lewis has The Big Drive Home 4pm-7pm Monday to Friday. Phil Terry has 3 hours of 80's music on Sunday mornings with 80's Sunday and Lawrence Ladbrook plays the biggest soul classics Saturday & Sunday evenings from 7pm.
If your looking for something to do in Essex then check out our What's On guide and make sure you look out for the Actual Radio Roadshow Team at an event near you soon.
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Colchester Castle has received the ‘Best Museum’ award in the well-recognised Essex Mums online awards this year. Overcoming tough competition from around the county, the win highlighted the Castle’s range of educational and interactive displays for…Read More
Colchester to be transformed into a giant walking and cycling game this autumn Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Colchester from September as the town is transformed into a giant…Read More
Preparations are well underway for Colchester Pride 2017 the first event of its kind in Colchester which is taking place at Firstsite on the 19th August 2017 and Actual Radio will be there. As well…Read More
The Grays and Thurrock Model Boat Club has been in existence since 1906 and is considered one of the oldest in the country. Actual Radio’s Simon Baldock has been down to their home at Belhus Country…Read More