The British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) is live on 107.0 FM, your local radio frequency in Colchester.
BFBS Colchester broadcasts great music, local news and information for Armed Forces personnel and their families, plus programmes that listeners will recognise from BFBS Radio stations overseas.
Liz Mullen presents the BFBS Colchester Breakfast Show on weekdays 0630-1000 hrs, from the BFBS studio. Later in the day, the Afternoon Show is broadcast across the whole of the UK bases network from 1600-1900 hrs.
BFBS Reporter Sharon Robson covers local radio and TV news, and the daily schedule also includes live bulletins from British Forces News, bringing listeners the top military stories from around the world.
BFBS Colchester also links to programmes from across the station’s network, such as the Totally Connected 1000-1300 hrs every weekday – and Access All Areas, the slot for live dedications and messages, on air 1000-1300 hrs every Sunday.
BFBS TV and Forces TV
As well as listening to BFBS Colchester you can watch BFBS TV’s bespoke news programme, British Forces News. It’s broadcast live every weekday on Forces TV at 1730 hrs on Sky Channel 264, Virgin 277 and Freesat 652, and online at www.bfbs.com/news with updates@FrocesNews.
Features news and documentaries about the Armed Forces, plus entertainment and comedy showswith a military theme. Watch online reports at www.forces.tv and connect via social media @Forces_TV.
Keep up to date with military stories via the British Forces News app and listen to BFBS via the BFBS Radio app. Both are suitable for Android and iPhones and can be downloaded free from the App Store.
If you’d like to meet the BFBS Colchester team, or if you have a local story, email Liz or Sharon via firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01206 816464
Tweet the team @BFBSColchester, follow BFBS Colchester on Facebook or pop into the studio in Homefield Road, Colchester, CO2 9PF.