Archive for May 2018

Environment Agency calls for action on water efficiency

Rivers and wildlife could be left without sufficient water unless action is taken to reduce water use and wastage, according to an Environment Agency report published today.   The first major report on water resources in England states that climate change and demand from a growing population are the biggest pressures on the availability of…

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Life saving defibrillator could be installed at The Stanway School

Headteachers at The Stanway School have agreed a defibrillator cabinet can be installed on an outside wall, making it available to the community 24/7. Now campaigners on behalf of Colchester Community First Responders have launched an appeal to raise £1,600 to install the defibrillator and cover the cost of servicing it for eight years.  …

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Loxley’s Corner with The Significant Others

The Significant Others

Loxley’s Corner on Actual Radio with The Significant Others – 22nd May 2018 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers.   To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERE   Loxley – Something Happend Laura Silverstone – Blackstar Genre 18 – Promise Clare Free – Dust & Bones Donegan – I…

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73,500 new clear bags to be delivered to Colchester residents

Colchester Recycling

From Thursday 31 May, 73,500 Colchester households who have kerbside collections will begin to receive their new supply of clear recycling bags.   Residents will receive delivery of a roll of clear bags for recycling paper, plastic and textiles between Thursday 31 May and Friday 29 June residents and are asked to note that the…

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Colchester MP Will Quince Visits Actual Radio

Pete Chapman & Colchester MP Will Quince

On Friday 25th May 2018 we welcomed Colchester MP Will Quince to the Actual Radio studio in Queen Street. Mr Quince was very impressed with our setup and everything we have achieved in the town.   We look forward to welcoming Will back to Actual Radio soon.

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Half-Term Holiday Fun at Colchester Museums

The half-term holidays are just around the corner and Colchester Museums are hosting three jam-packed days of activities to keep young families inspired and entertained.   On Tuesday 29 May, the fun starts at Hollytrees Museum with Rhyme-time T-shirts where children can explore the childhood gallery and be inspired by traditional nursery rhymes to create…

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Loxley’s Corner with Jasmine Hood & Shian

Jasmine Hood & Shian Visit Actual Radio Colchester

Loxley’s Corner on Actual Radio with Jasmine Hood & Shian – 15th May 2018 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers.   To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERE   Loxley – Something Happend Blurred Reality – Daysound Jasmine Hood – Bothered With You Matt Buckle – Ever Paul De…

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Nick’s Party Poppers Playlist 11th May 2018

Nick’s Party Poppers Playlist 11th May 2018 Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Want To Have Fun Dead Or Alive – You Spin Me ’round Nick Moon Party Poppers In The Mix – Five Star, Big Fun, Pat & Mick Cher – Believe Backstreet Boys – Everybody (Backstreet’s Back) Meat Loaf – Dead Ringer For Love…

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