BBC Essex: Get in touch

We welcome your comments, stories, pictures and feedback on all of BBC Essex's output.

There are many ways to contact us - by phone, by text, by email and by post.

BBC Essex

If you want to get in touch via email, do so via

We cannot promise to always reply individually, but we will be very pleased to read what you have to say.

BBC Essex on-air programmes

You can get in touch with our on-air programmes by calling 0800 111 4041.

You can text us at 81333, adding the keyword 'Essex' to the start of your message. You will be charged at your network's standard message rate. Check with your network provider for exact costs.

To report a problem on the roads and rails of Essex, call our Travel News team on 0800 111 4041.

You can also send a letter to: BBC Essex, PO Box 765, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9XB

News and Sport

If you have a news story for our radio news team, you can call them on 01245 616066.

You can email them at

If you have a sport story you think we should cover, email


Do you have an event you would like us to help publicise on one of BBC Essex's programmes?

You can e-mail details of the events to

Or you can send in the details by post: Events Diary, BBC Essex, PO Box 765, Chelmsford, CM2 9XB

Please allow at least two weeks' notice and we are afraid we cannot guarantee to publicise everything.

Other useful information

Our reception phone number (Mon-Fri 9.30-5pm): 01245 616000

General email:


  • North Essex: 103.5FM or 729MW
  • Mid Essex: 103.5FM or 765MW
  • South Essex: 95.3FM
  • Digital: auto tune or manual tune to multiplex 12D (229.07 MHZ)

Online: BBC Essex