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A bit of boxing

A bit of boxing

Chris Hossack March 2, 2012 0

It was great last night to be joined by Kristian Agyei-Dua and Billy Phillips tonight to tell their boxing stories. Kris has his 6th professional bout coming up at the Brentwood Centre on Sat

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In a white room with no curtains

In a white room with no curtains

Chris Hossack February 24, 2012 0

The last 2 Fridays (24th & 17th) I have invited local election candidates from both the Labour and Conservative Parties to talk abit about themselves and their priorities for Brentwood. Made the Gazette with

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Soapbox – Last show broadcast from Baytree Studios

Soapbox – Last show broadcast from Baytree Studios

Chris Hossack February 10, 2012 0

An interesting show tonight, funny feeling knowing that the ‘plug was going to be pulled’ – deliberately, sometime after 7pm, anyway, we soldiered on to the last then let the removal men do their

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Soapbox 20th Jan – Something afoot in the Brentwood political scene

Soapbox 20th Jan – Something afoot in the Brentwood political scene

Chris Hossack January 20, 2012 0

It was my pleasure to welcome Cllr Louise McKinlay (Leader of Brentwood BC) and Cllr Nigel Clark to talk about that day’s big announcement that Cllr Clarke had decided to leave the Lib Dem

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Soapbox Christmas Music Special & Guest

Soapbox Christmas Music Special & Guest

Chris Hossack December 9, 2011 0

Bob and I chose our favourite Christmas records tonight. Bing Crosby, Sinatra, Dean Martin & Nat King Cole always come out on top for me, Slade and the Pogues earn the rightful place for

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Soapbox 18th Nov

Soapbox 18th Nov

Chris Hossack November 18, 2011 0

More heated debate tonight, Bob at his frustrating best. As ever and broad but quality muisc choice including Bob Dylan, Kate Bush, Fun Boy 3, Feargal Sharkey, U2, Maverick Sabre…… Dan Yardy came in

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Banter with Bob

Banter with Bob

Chris Hossack November 4, 2011 2

We straightened a few things out again tonight from National Service to the road salt supplies debacle – I think Brentwood BC have reacted already, to get supplies where they are needed in the

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A new high school for Brentwood

A new high school for Brentwood

Chris Hossack October 21, 2011 0

Chris Hossack debates the pros and cons of Becket Keys

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Soapbox talks Childcare Provision in our area

Soapbox talks Childcare Provision in our area

Chris Hossack September 9, 2011 1

It was good to have Louisa and Sian on from Dizzyducks nursery tonight to talk about the importance of childcare and the real demand there is for quality places in and around Brentwood &

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Soapbox 2nd Sept

Soapbox 2nd Sept

Chris Hossack September 2, 2011 0

3 guests tonight for which I am grateful. Katherine Dean of the Brentwood Foddbank and Cllr Cheralyn Lewis told us all about the good work they are doing in Brentwood. Look out for their

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Lighthouse – leading the way

Lighthouse – leading the way

Chris Hossack July 22, 2011 0

Great show tonight with Brian Darwood from the Lighthouse Furniture Project based in Hutton. Doing a great work in the area for the less fortunate, not just about providing furniture either, doing some good

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Soapbox talks Brentwood Fire Service Cuts

Soapbox talks Brentwood Fire Service Cuts

Chris Hossack July 1, 2011 Comments Off

If you oppose cuts to the level of fire service provision in Brentwood, sign the petition at: www.ipetitions.com/petition/brentwoodfirecuts My thanks to Assnt Sec of the Essex FBU, Nick Mayes and Cllr Russell Quirk for

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Soapbox talks local hospitals

Soapbox talks local hospitals

Chris Hossack June 3, 2011 1

The Soapbox talked to Pauline Levey on Friday to hear about the experiences of her elderly parents at Queens Hospital Romford and the subsequent complaints ‘minefield marathon’. A decent standard of care for elderly

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PhoenixFM talks to Becket Keys – C of E High School for Brentwood

PhoenixFM talks to Becket Keys – C of E High School for Brentwood

Chris Hossack May 27, 2011 0

Soapbox Friday 27th May – we spoke to Mr Andy Scott-Evans Headteacher of St Thomas Jnr School Brentwood and Mr Iain Gunn Headteacher of St Peters Southweald re their proposals to found a C

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The Soap Box – Friday 13th

The Soap Box – Friday 13th

Chris Hossack May 13, 2011 0

My thanks to guests Mike Le-Surf and David Kendall for some lively debate on tonight’s show. Thats is with local politics – at least for the time being as (almost all) have had their

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Soapbox – post election special!

Soapbox – post election special!

Chris Hossack May 6, 2011 0

Great show tonight (my first) thanks to my guests; Graham Soames, Stuart Gulleford, Russell Quirk – all of us candidates in yesterday’s Brentwood Council elections. Great debate, great conversation and great fun. Great music

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