BBC Essex

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BBC Essex is the BBC Local Radio service for the English county of Essex. It broadcasts from its studios on New London Road in Chelmsford on 95.3 and 103.5 FM, and on 729, 765, and 1530 AM.Wikipedia

Editorial area:Essex
Most played songs:Kinks, The, Stranglers, The, CherRadiomonitor
Audience figures201,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
Launched:5 November 1986

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Postal address198 New London Road
+44 1245 616000
+44 1245 495050
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Alison Hodgkins-Brown Producer, Breakfast Show
Chris Dixon Sports newsreader
Dave Monk Presenter
Deborah Stephenson Producer
Glenn Speller Presenter
Ian Wyatt Presenter
Janet Gershlick Presenter
John Leech Presenter
John Rose Presenter
Kath Melandri Presenter
Keith Skues Presenter
Ken Crowther Presenter
Louise Birt Managing Editor
Mark Punter Presenter
Mark Hardie Producer
Matt Knight Breakfast Show Producer
Mike Bromfield Presenter
Ollie Winiberg Presenter
Paul Barnes Presenter
Ray Clark Presenter
Richard Spendlove Presenter
Rob Jelly Presenter
Sadie Nine Presenter
Steve Scruton Presenter
Steve Cherelle Presenter
Steve Woodhall BBC Local Radio Music Manager
Sue Marchant Presenter
Tim Gillett Presenter
Tom Warmington Presenter
Wally Webb Presenter

…at BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director BBC World Service Group
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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