Archive for August 2018

Colchester Landlords prepare for changes to Licensing

Colchester Landlords HMO's

Landlords of shared accommodation are being urged to familiarise themselves with the upcoming changes to the licensing of Houses of Multiple Occupation.   At present, a HMO licence is only required if the house is three or more storeys high, however, under new national legislation, from 1 October all shared accommodation (including flats) in the…

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£1300 fines for speeding Jet skiers in Brightlingsea

Two jet-skiers have been fined by Chelmsford magistrates for breaking marked speed limits on the waters around Brightlingsea, Mersea Island and the River Colne.   Magistrates heard how Kyle Doherty and Joseph Doherty, who were both piloting jet skis and carrying passengers, were in breach of Byelaw 3 of the Harbour of Colchester Byelaws. On…

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Discover Colchester’s Heritage for FREE

Colchester Castle

This year, Heritage Open Days is set to open the doors to over 30 historic properties across Colchester for FREE, including Colchester Castle on Saturday 8 September.   From 6-9 September and 13-16 September 2018 Colchester’s sites of significant historical and architectural interest will open their doors to the public at no charge. Other planned…

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Loxley’s Corner with Sophie Nash

Sophie Nash

Loxley’s Corner on Actual Radio with Sophie Nash – 21st August 2018 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers.   To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERE   Loxley – Don’t Give It Away John Poole – Walking The Blind Lane Silent Native – Loosen Your Grip S J Denny…

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Loxley’s Corner with Roisin O’hagan

Roisin O'hagan

Loxley’s Corner on Actual Radio with Roisin O’hagan – 14th August 2018 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers.   To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERE   Loxley – Telephone Atlantic Machine – I Don’t Wanna Be Your Friend C86 – The Dark Ages Brian Kelly – Picking Up The…

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Loxley’s Corner with The Lamplight Club

Actual-Radio - The Lamplight Club

Loxley’s Corner on Actual Radio with The Lamplight Club – 24th July 2018 Three hours of radio dedicated to local artists, songwriters and producers.   To send your music to Loxley CLICK HERE   Loxley – Crunch Time Ethan Ash – Long Drive Home Tiffany – I Think We’re Alone Now Banco – Railroad Man…

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Notts County 0 – Colchester United 0

Actual-Radio - Colchester United

Not quite a flying start to Colchester United’s League Two campaign, with an away draw at Meadow Lane, but we’ll take a point!    The U’s were unlucky not to take all three points on the 75th minute when Eastman’s shot thundered off the bar, seeing keeper Fitzsimons well beaten.   U’s keeper Barnes saw…

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