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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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
“Have fun in a safe environment” is Essex Police’s message to festival-goers this year as Chelmsford gears up for the V Festival. With up to 60,000 people anticipated to attend the two-day festival, the force has…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
On the 1 August Colchester Borough Council will be launching the 13th round of the Big Community Switch, the opportunity to reduce your energy bills. The scheme has been set up for residents so that…Read More
When going away on holiday Essex Police have 5 tips to deter burglars and keep your home safe this summer. Homes with no security measures in place are five times more likely to be…Read More