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Mark Searby Happy Popcorn

Film Review with Mark Searby

Friday afternoons at 3:30 means a look at some weekend film offerings courtesy of our resident movie guru, Mark Searby.

Between the Lines – 21/04/2018

West Brom and Liverpool took part in an exciting 2-2 draw on this weeks Between the Lines. ⚽⚽⚽️ PREMIER LEAGUE

Saturday Breakfast Playlist 21.4.18

Toploader - Dancing In The Moonlight Sheryl Crow - Summer Day George Michael & Mary J Blige - As Luther

Mills Meets… Roisin O’Hagan

Mills Meets… is a brand new feature for Phoenix FM, where presenter Nikki Mills meets up and coming talent & singers.

Friday Night Extra 20.4.18 with singer songwriter & accoustic guitarist Ian Perryman

Ian Perryman joined us this evening and sang three original songs. He also sang a song by his inspiration, John

Lakeside Speedway – MATCH REPORT + SATURDAY PREVIEW

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... Powerful Lakeside got their SGB Championship campaign off to a perfect start

Essex Welcomes FA Girls’ Football Week

Chris Evans reports... ESSEX WELCOMES FA GIRLS’ FOOTBALL WEEK Get Active, Meet New Friends and Have Fun! FA Girls’ Football

ANOTHER JAKE HAT-TRICK AS BLUES DOMINATE THE MARKET

Billericay Town increased their lead at the top of the Bostik Premier League with a comfortable victory over Needham Market.

Essex Senior League – Kick It Out Day

The Essex Senior League will once again be showing its support for the Kick It Out Campaign, hosting their very

Oracle Components Win Essex Junior Cup

Chingford Athletic 3 Oracle Components 5 Essex Junior Cup Final Report by Scott Lanza  Oracle Components finished off their maiden

Lakeside Speedway – FRIDAY PREVIEW

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... LAKESIDE boss Will Pottinger wants his powerhouse side to keep winning races

The Billericay Soapbox Derby 2018 – Peter Greene and Les Sheppard

Have a fun day supporting this great local charity event!

Barry “Bash” Galvin – Interview and Live Session

A Great Live Session from Barry Galvin.
Welcome to the Wednesday Wine-Down show - launching Wednesday 25 April

Welcome to the Wednesday Wine-Down show – launching Wednesday 25 April

Hi! I wanted to say hi and introduce myself....I'm Spencer Carter and I am the newest member of the Phoenixfm

London Horror Society TV

Breaking news on the launch of London Horror Society TV. Look out soon for  LHS founder, Chris Nials interview here

TFI90s 120418

TFI 90s Radio show with @CW_Stagg on Phoenix FM from 12.04.18 Playlist: Faithless - Insomnia Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

Mouth-watering food and drink programme confirmed for Standon Calling 2018

The Cooking Cooks PATTY & BUN PRESENTS ‘PATTY PARTY’, BORN & RAISED, WINGMANS, KERBISHER & MALT, NAZARI, MAKATCHA, BARNABY SYKES

The West Ham Way – show 83

The latest edition of Phoenix FM's claret and blue show.

£1m FA Boost for Male Grassroots Clubs

Chris Evans reports... £1m FA BOOST FOR MALE GRASSROOTS CLUBS ‘Retain the Game’ Grants Support Existing Adult Teams Essex will

BeeFest – Billericay Rugby Football Club

Billericay Rugby Football Club is holding its annual BeeFest on April 28th from 10am.

The one and only 90s chart topper Chesney Hawkes back in the studio

Paul Golder writes for the Brentwood Gazette The Phoenix FM studios had a visit from 90s chart-topper Chesney Hawkes last

Synth City: The hot beverage wandering worrier

Steaming through the flowery month of April, with the expected brighter weather and all that. Well, I say all that,

Ruth Hopefield Animal Sanctuary 18-04-18

Today we spoke to Ruth from Hopefield Animal Sanctuary about their 35th anniversary.

Playlist for 14 Apr 2018 (AOTW: The Spectors – Ooh Aah Aah)

Click below to listen to the show again: Tonight's album of the week was Ooh Aah Aah from Belgian dreampop/Britpop(ish)

There is nothing like a rich woman who appreciates Bats!

To celebrate feeling a bit better than last week, Ben asked Phoenix FM if he could do his show at

Brilliant Live Performance from Singer/Songwriter Nicola Collis

Michelle Ward was joined by Nicola Collis a local singer, songwriter and guitarist to perform a few tracks from her

Leigh Ramblers (Blues) 0-1 West Ham United (AET) (Essex Under 14s Girls Cup Final)

Chris Evans reports... Leigh Ramblers (Blues) 0-1 West Ham United (after extra time), Sunday 15th April 2018, Kick-Off 2:30pm, Leslie

Barkingside (Blues) 3-0 Great Danes (Lions) (Essex Under 12s Cup Final)

Chris Evans reports... Barkingside (Blues) 3-0 Great Danes (Lions), Sunday 15th April 2018, Kick-Off 11:00am, Leslie Field, Essex Under 12s

A hotbed of contraband!

In today's feature, Margaret Mills looked back at the smuggling activities in Essex, but especially around Rochford, where it seems

How to make a profit from travelling – well maybe!

Today we heard how 27- year old Tom Church discovered  it was cheaper for him to buy a car and drive
Body Talk 15/4/18

Body Talk 15/4/18

Exercise is not just good for us,but for future generations too. Research has proved that parents who exercise are more

Spring beauty trends for prom & brides to be with Antonia and Molly

Ask Molly Beauty was on Antonia Jones' Saturday Breakfast Show (14.4.18) offering tips on prom and bridal make-up, plus news

5 OUT OF 5 FOR CITY AS PLAY-OFFS BECKON

Chelmsford City made it 5 league wins in a row at the Melbourne Community Stadium tonight, and as good as

Mediation for family break-up

Just for a change it was SANDY BROWN who took BRIAN HUGHES' place today to explain why MEDIATION is so

Cultura Brazil – show 191

Phoenix FM's weekly show for the Brazilian community in Essex and London.

AJ’s SoundBooth new artists of the week (7.4.18)

AJ' s SoundBooth was back on Antonia Jones' Saturday Breakfast Show (7.4.18) with new music from: Nick de la Hoyde

Stepping Out 15 April 2018

Another chance to listen to Stepping Out with Nigel Fitzmaurice on Phoenix FM. Don’t forget to join Nigel every Sunday

Vicki Michelle’s Music Mix – Show 12: Ben Stock and Wayne Woodward

Click here to listen to the show again: A busy show this week! In the first hour my guest was

The Orient Hour – show 78 (15 April 2018)

Listen again as host CHRIS HOOD is joined by Ozone's DAVE VICTOR plus ADAM SAMPSON and DAVE ROBERTSON from E10

Damian Carruthers of Serenade the Stars, talks about his new film project, STRONG SOLDIERS

Michelle Ward talks to Damian Carruthers of Serenade the Stars about his new film project, STRONG SOLDIERS. INTERVIEW  ABOUT THE

GR80’s by numbers – Listen again

I thought I'd have a themed GR80's this week, so I picked out all my 80's tunes that had numbers

Baker Philosophical Following Playoff Exit

Dave Ryan reports... Levett Essex Leopards’ coach Thomas Baker was philosophical following his team’s exit from the NBL Division Two

Essex Senior League – Saturday 14th April Round-Up

Essex Senior League Round-Up Report by Peter Dudley Friday Tower Hamlets 0 Basildon United 4 An early George Whitby penalty

Between the Lines – 14/04/18

3 Goals in 8 minutes made all the difference in this weeks featured game. PREMIER LEAGUE SOUTHAMPTON 2 (21 Tadic

Great Wakering Take A Step Closer To ESL Title

Great Wakering Rovers 4 Wadham Lodge 1 Essex Senior League Saturday 14th April Report by Scott Lanza / Photo by

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League – Saturday 14th April Round-Up

Senior League Cup Leigh Ramblers booked their first ever Senior League Cup Final appearance after a 2-0 win over Kelvedon

Billericay Blog: Still Top, 5 Games To Go

🔵⚪️🔵 Billericay Town FC 🔵⚪️ Still Top 5 Games To Go On Monday we played at home on our own

From The Underworld playlist & complete show of14/04/18

The Herd – From The Underworld – 3:19 Elvis Costello & The Attractions - Pump It Up - 3:17 The

Alice, did you say?

This week saw the return of some repeat guests - the Early Doors Productions crew - to the Feelgood Saturday

Musical Meanderings Playlist 12th April 2018

You can hear this week’s show again here: Continuing to play some new stoner and doom metal I’ve come across

Friday Night Extra 13.4.18 Copy or cover?

Tonight we asked, if you record a new version of a well know song, should it just be a copy,

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League – Saturday 14th April Preview

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League Leigh Ramblers and Kelvedon Hatch both came through Senior League Cup encounters last weekend –

Lakeside Speedway – MATCH REPORT

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... BRILLIANT Lakeside sent an early season message to their Championship rivals with

Essex Senior League – Saturday 14th April Preview

Essex Senior League The game of the day has to be at Burroughs Park, where leaders Great Wakering Rovers entertain

Running and Chatting . Two different Charity Initiatives

Matthew Sweetapple and Mark Halls called in to Phoenix to talk about the 5k Charity race being organised in Raphaels

The First Phoenix Family Business Networking Event

Thursday 12th April saw the first of the Phoenix Family Business Networking Event take place at the Shenfield Cricket Club.
Mark Searby Happy Popcorn

Movies with Mark Searby

Friday on the Drive show at 3:30 means the movie review with Mark Searby - a special edition this week

Frinton’s Lisa is First #CelebrateEssex Winner

Chris Evans reports... FRINTON’S LISA IS FIRST #CELEBRATEESSEX WINNER Grassroots Volunteer Scoops ‘Footie Mum’ Category Win Frinton & Walton YFC

The ULTIMATE Playlist (Final Show)

This week marked the final Perfect Playlist show and boy did we celebrate! Firstly, we have to conclude the ongoing

Poppy Phillips Sings in Joseph with Chesney Hawkes

On today's show, I was joined by Poppy Phillips who is one of the singers in the production of Joseph

A packed programme of songs and great chat gave us an Easter treat

Paul Golder writes for the Brentwood Gazette Easter is usually a quiet time for us at Phoenix as many of

Siddle Set for Essex Debut at Headingley

Anthony McGrath has named a 13-man squad for the first game of the 2018 County Championship season, with Peter Siddle due to

Essex Volunteers Receive 50-Year Awards

Chris Evans reports... ESSEX VOLUNTEERS RECEIVE 50-YEAR AWARDS Lawrence Segal and Bob Brimacombe Recognised by The FA Essex football volunteers

Lakeside Speedway – FRIDAY PREVIEW

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... LAKESIDE will renew their old rivalry with Ipswich in the Championship Shield

The Billericay Streetlife Strollers – Anne and Frank Woods

The Streetlife Strollers are a Billericay walking and social group that meet in Lake Meadows.

BILL STUNS THE BILL AS BLUES WIN THE CUP

Billericay Town secured their second item of silverware so far this season, with an extraordinary comeback after extra time against

The West Ham Way – show 82

The latest edition of Phoenix FM's claret and blue show.

Porter Named One of Wisden’s Cricketers of the Year

PORTER JOINS ILLUSTRIOUS WISDEN CRICKETER OF THE YEAR LIST Essex opening-bowler, Jamie Porter, was named one of five Wisden Cricketers

Synth City: The wonders of modern tech

Now that all those chocolate eggs have been dealt with, we can get about the business of getting ready for

Hit a 3 Wood non-litigiously, while quietly farming in a library!

Another whirlwind broadcast of The Show That Goes Like This has happened. This time with a presenter slightly incapacitated by

Hutton 2-1 Silver End United (Essex Women’s Trophy Final)

Chris Evans reports... Hutton 2-1 Silver End United, Sunday 8th April 2018, The Meadow, Kick-Off 3:00pm, Essex Women’s Trophy Final.

Marquis 4-1 Palmers (Essex Sunday Junior Cup Final)

Chris Evans reports... Marquis 4-1 Palmers, Sunday 8th April 2018, The Meadow, Kick-Off 10:30am, Essex Sunday Junior Cup Final. A

The Peculiar People

The subject chosen by MARGARET MILLS for today's feature concerned the religious sect known as THE PECULIAR PEOPLE. Listen again

Time to look at your savings and investments?

I was joined again today by GAVIN PERRETT of HAWKHURST ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS LTD. The last time I got to speak

ARCTIC MONKEYS NEW ALBUM!!

GET READY!! - Arctic Monkeys have come out and released the date of their new album, May 11th, Tranquility Base

The One and Only – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

I was both surprised and privileged this afternoon, to get to chat with the star of this weekend's production of

ROBBO’S RICAY RECORD AS BLUES HIT FIVE

Billericay Town kept their quest for the Bostik Premier League title going after this 8-goal thriller saw them claim all

A holiday that is truly “out of this world”

Yes, we were delighted today to alert you to a whole new dimension which you might want to consider for

Rochford Sports & Social 1-3 Upshire (Essex Sunday Junior Trophy Final)

Chris Evans reports... Rochford Sports & Social 1-3 Upshire, Friday 6th April 2018, Parkside, Kick-Off 7:45pm, Essex Sunday Junior Trophy

Play-Off Disappointment for Leopards

Dave Ryan reports... A poor shooting night cost Levett Essex Leopards as they went down 84-80 against Westminster Warriors in

Cultura Brazil – show 190

Phoenix FM's weekly show for the Brazilian community in Essex and London.

Stepping Out 8 April 2018

Another chance to listen to Stepping Out with Nigel Fitzmaurice on Phoenix FM. Don’t forget to join Nigel every Sunday

The Orient Hour – show 77 (8 April 2018)

Listen again as host CHRIS HOOD is joined for a bumper show by ANDY GILSON, BARRY GALVIN, former O KEVIN

OAK | Andy Valiant Interview – Musical Meanderings 5th April 2018

This week it was a pleasure to welcome Andy Valiant of London based stoner rock band Oak into the studio.

First GR80’s show of APRIL

NEWS THIS WEEK in... 1985 - Wham! became the first Western pop group to perform in China during an historic

Billericay Blog: Back On Top Entering Final Run In

Since my last blog the club have lost several league games but have also won the Essex Senior Cup beating

Essex Senior League – Saturday 7th April Round-Up

Essex Senior League Round-Up by Peter Dudley Friday Barkingside 3 Tower Hamlets 1 Hosts Barkingside came from behind to net

Sweet, sweet fantasy

What do the following five songs have in common? And what news story from the past week does it relate

Playlist for 07 Apr 2018 (EIO40 special – the newies)

Tonight’s show was the second of two special shows in conjunction with Everything Indie Over 40.

Curveballs 4th April 2018

Click below to listen back to the show: The Lovely Eggs – Food Mansun – Fool The Foreign Exchange –

More Braun Strowman tag partner predicitons

A few weeks I wrote an article on my top 5 predictions for who Braun Strowman's tag partner would be

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League – Saturday 7th April Round-Up

Senior League Cup Frenford reached the Final of the Senior League Cup without having to kick a ball in their

TFI90s 050418

TFI 90s Radio show with @CW_Stagg on Phoenix FM from 05.04.18 Playlist: MN8 - I've Got A Little Something for

The Worst Merseyside Derby Ever? – Between the Lines

The Worst Merseyside Derby Ever? This weeks show featured an early kick off that had the potential to be brilliant!

Lakeside Speedway – ZACH SPLASHES TO GLORY

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... LAKESIDE HAMMERS youngster Zach Wajtknecht pulled off a brilliant British Under-21 Semi-final

From The Underworld playlist & complete show of 07/04/18

The Herd – From The Underworld – 3:19 The Four Horsemen - Let It Rock - 5:13 (Nobody Said It

Brentwood runners getting ready for another marathon

James, Luke and Sarah are three of Saint Francis Hospice's #TeamSFH taking part in this year's London Marathon.
Charlie Sarcasm

A Week on Drive by Charlie

Was there a Bank Holiday this week?  Your 5-days-a-week radio chappy, Charlie Davy, managed it all week bringing you the

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League – Saturday 7th March Preview

Prokit UK Essex Olympian League   Senior League Cup Frenford entertain Newham United in the Semi Final of the Senior

Essex Senior League – Saturday 7th March Preview

Essex Senior League Great Wakering Rovers moved back to the top of the table in midweek after they secured a

The Perfect Playlist – Richard Hayden

This week’s guest, Richard Hayden, describes his Perfect Playlist when he joined us on Tuesday 4th April to answer the big 9 questions…

Lakeside Speedway – MATCH REPORT

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... LAKESIDE opened their home campaign with a vital 50-40 win over Peterborough

Friday Night Extra 6.4.18 Remembering

Tonight we featured a number of anniversaries. Thirty years ago this month saw the release of Travelling Wilburys Volume 1
Mark Searby Unsure Popcorn

Movies with Mark Searby

Friday on the Drive show means movies with resident film-lover and popcorn-hater, Mark Searby... Death Wish - starring Bruce Willis

Laura from St Francis Hospice 05-04-18

Today we had our monthly chat with Laura from St Francis Hospice. www.sfh.org.uk

Lakeside Speedway – MOUTHWATERING MEETING ON FRIDAY

The latest from the Lakeside Speedway Press Office... SUPER Scott Nicholls, the man Lakeside ALMOST bagged during an eventful off-season,

A bonus show for me!

Poor old BOB SIMPSON is not too well so I got to deputise for him today. On today's show we

Can the Eagles Soar Again?

Ahead of the start of Essex County Cricket Club's defence of their County Championship crown on 13th April against Yorkshire

The West Ham Way – show 81

The latest edition of Phoenix FM's claret and blue show.

JACK BRUCE – SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE – TRIBUTE CONCERT SCREENING

EXCLUSIVE SCREENING AND CELEBRITY Q&A AT CURZON MAYFAIR ON 14TH MAY 2018 Tickets available now SCREENING AND Q&A HOSTED BY

East London Partnership Win Prestigious Award

Chris Evans reports... EAST LONDON PARTNERSHIP WIN PRESTIGIOUS AWARD Scheme Supports the Elimination of Racial Discrimination A prestigious award has

Brentwood Town 0-7 C & K Basildon (Essex Women’s Cup Final)

Chris Evans reports... Brentwood Town 0-7 C & K Basildon, Thursday 29th March 2018, Kick-Off 7:45pm, Parkside, Essex Women’s Cup

How we helped inspire music-loving youngster with a visit to our studio

Paul Golder writes for the Brentwood Gazette A few weeks ago we received an email here in the studio from

Synth City: April new

The first bank holiday of 2018 is done, and the first chocolate athon; well that was my bank holiday. Now on

Let’s Party at the Circus wearing Rainbow Tweed!

This week Ben shows us all how to party hard on World Party Day. He embraces clowns on Circus Day,

FC Romania Lift Gordon Brasted Memorial Trophy

FC Romania Won Their First ESL Honour On Monday (Photo by Andy Wilkins) Takeley 0 FC Romania 1 Gordon Brasted

Bostik Premier League: BILLERICAY TOWN 2 TONBRIDGE ANGELS 1 (Played at Aveley F.C.)

Billericay Town returned to the top of the Bostik Premier League, after a victory by the odd goal saw them

Vincitori 1-3 Waltham Forest (Essex Sunday Veterans Cup Final)

Chris Evans reports... Vincitori 1-3 Waltham Forest, Sunday 25th March 2018, Burroughs Park, Kick-Off 3:00pm, Essex Sunday Veterans Cup Final.

The Goons, Great Bardfield and an exhibition of British snow in Khartoum

And now for something completely different! No we're not talking about MONTY PYTHON'S FLYING CIRCUS but well before the days

There’s none so queer as folk!

On today's show we heard all about the teacher, who having found her lifestyle far too mundane and dull has