Welcome to Actual Radio, we are Local Radio for Colchester. 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 Colchester we're talking about it.
Waking up Colchester weekday mornings it's Pete Chapman at Breakfast and Martin Roscoe has the soundtrack to your workday afternoons 1pm - 4pm. Andy Stevens 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.
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A man has been charged with two counts of assault on an emergency worker after they were coughed on by someone who claimed to have Coronavirus. Luke Smith, 27, of Windsor Road, West Mersea, was…Read More
More than 300 cannabis plants were found in a Colchester shed. Police officers made the discovery when they carried out a search warrant at a house in Bounstead Road on Tuesday 24th March. A…Read More
With it fast approaching wedding season and couples making extensive plans, a keen eye will be on if these weddings will take place as arranged. Essex County Council have released an update via Twitter: “We…Read More
All of Colchester Borough Council’s building are to be closed to the public in light of the Government’s advice as part of the steps it is taking to combat the spread of COVID-19. From Thursday…Read More
The Safer Colchester Partnership has re-launched its Bike Wise campaign, encouraging people to keep their bikes secure and providing guidance on effective security methods. The campaign, which first launched in 2014, will see police officers carry out audits of…Read More
Actual Radio Shows
On the 3rd February Martin Roscoe spoke to local author Mandy Morrissey about her new book Broken Wings: Love, Lies and Fairy Tales You can listen again to the interview here at 0:39:25Read More
On the 2nd February Andre Kimche spoke to Councillor Martin Goss. Martin is the portfolio holder for Waste, Environment and Transportation on Colchester Borough Council. You can listen again to the interview here at 2:08:50…Read More