Archive for July 2017

5 tips from Essex Police to deter burglars this summer.

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 burgled than those with simple security measures. Good window locks and strong deadlocks can make a big difference.  …

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Simon Baldock Talks to Army Cadets

The Army Cadet Force has been in existence sine 1859. With 41,000 cadets (aged 12-18) and 9,500 adults in over 1,600 locations in every corner of the United Kingdom, the Army Cadet force is ideal for young people looking for action and adventure, fun and friendship.   Some of their activities have a military theme,…

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Simon Baldock talks to Essex Reptile Encounters

Actual Radio’s roving reporter Simon Baldock has been out and about this week chatting with James from Essex Reptile Encounters who are based in Rayleigh.     James tells us how hes had snakes and reptiles since he was 8 years old, and introduces us to some of his collection. Simon gets upclose and personal…

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Popular Essex Attraction Closes

The scaffolding has gone up on Essex’s Oldest windmill, in the picturesque village of Finchingfield – the most photographed village in the county.     The Grade II-listed post mill – also known as Duck End Mill and Letch’s Mill is thought to have been built around 1756 and is the last surviving of its…

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Castle Point Show Sunday 9th July 2017

The Actual Radio roadshow will be at this years annual Castle Point Show which takes place between 11am and 4pm on Sunday 9th July 2017, Waterside Farm Show Ground, Canvey Island.   The Castle Point Show is the biggest event in Castle Point – the most popular with visitors and exhibitors alike and regularly attracts…

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CAVS Befriending Scheme Hits the Airwaves

Actual Radio are overjoyed to be working with CAVS (Castle Point Association of Voluntary Services) as their chosen radio station for their 2017 Befriending campaign.   CAVS Befriending Co-ordinators carefully pair trained volunteer Befrienders with individuals who have been identified and referred by their GP.  In every case, our experienced team get to know both…

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