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.
If your looking for something to do in and around Colchester 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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Local colchester news
Colchester’s much loved attraction, Leisure World’s Leisure Pool will be closed for maintenance from Monday 25th November until Thursday 5th December. The work will include draining the pool to complete technical plant maintenance. During this…Read More
Colchester Borough Council will be marking the start of National Tree Week, on Saturday 23 November, by planting the first trees of its Colchester Woodland Project – and residents are being invited to play their part.…Read More
The prestigious Essex Power 100 list has been announced for 2019, which includes 21 new inductees, a change in the top spot, plus Actual Radio founder Pete Chapman makes the list for the first time at…Read More
X Factor Star Stevi Ritchie is appearing as a judge at Rubix Nightclub in Crouch Street, Colchester as part of the venues first Karaoke Sing Stars Competition. The competition launches on Monday 21st October with…Read More
Actual Radio Shows
Greg Potter on Actual Radio – Lads Need Dads Interview 25th September 2019Read More
Loxley on Actual Radio with Matt James Briggs – 24th September 2019 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers. To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERERead More
Loxley on Actual Radio with Jay Ebby East and Mark Tiddy – 17th September 2019 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers. To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERERead More