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Ben McGrail

Ben McGrail

Ben McGrail brings you the show that gives you your say on the big issues and gets all of Somerset's gossip.

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Get in touch with Ben

Ben's on air every weekday from 9am-midday giving you the chance to have your say on the big issues that affect you in Somerset. He also gets you the information, help and advice that you need on the issues that affect you and takes the show around the county to meet fascinating people and find out all about your part of Somerset.

Ben wants to hear from you every day so get in touch with him and be part of it - it's your show!

Call: 0845 303 1566
Text: 81333 (starting your message with SOMERSET)
Email: ben.mcgrail@bbc.co.uk

The BBC Somerset Bus diary

The BBC Somerset Bus is your voice to the rest of the county. Our mobile studio travels around Somerset, visiting towns and villages, meeting you and finding out your stories.

The aim of the bus is to bring your local radio station closer to you so come down and see us next time it's out!

If you would like the bus to come along to your town or village or go to an event you are involved with, get in touch with us – somerset@bbc.co.uk.

Here's where the bus is set to visit in the near future:

April:
24: Ben McGrail's show live from the Taunton Farmers Market

May:
02: Ben McGrail's show live from Frome
03: Charlie Taylor's show live from the Nether Stowey May Fair
04: The Abbey Hill Steam Rally, Yeovil (event only)
05: Kingsbury Episcopi May Festival (event only)
08: Ben McGrail's show live from Milborne Port
15: Ben McGrail's show live from RSPB Greylake near Middlezoy
17: Charlie Taylor's show live at the Magnificent Machines event in Radstock
24: Charlie Taylor's show live from the Burnham-on-Sea Food Festival
25: At the Secret World Wildlife Babies Weekend, East Huntspill (event only)
26: Ben McGrail's show live at the Kilmersdon Village Day
28-31: The Royal Bath & West Show