Thursdays and Sundays 7pm to 9pm
Express This Week is on air with the week's news and views from across Portsmouth and South East Hampshire as well as local personalities in the studio as our profile guest(s) each week.
Chris Pearce updates you on all the news that matters to you in Portsmouth, looks ahead to upcoming local events speaking with the organisers, and plenty of guests along the way. Listen to a previous show below or join Chris each Thursday from 7pm to hear it first.
Walked into Hospital radio at the age of 15 and have never looked back... come to think of it, never looked forward either!
Favourite Song - Brenda Russell - Piano in the Dark
Favourite Film - Green Mile starring Tom Hanks
Favourite Place In Portsmouth - Southsea
Shaping Portsmouth Chief Executive Officer Stef Nienaltowski has announced that he will be retiring in the new year.
Portsmouth City Council and Portsmouth Creates have set up a £30,000 match funding pot to support artists and creatives.
A cancer patient who lost movement in his face can smile again - thanks to innovative surgery carried out at Queen Alexandra Hospital for the first time.
An urgent investigation has been launched into a drop in water quality on a stretch of Southsea seafront, known as Southsea East.
Thursday, 12 January 2023
Portsmouth City Council, Hampshire's Adopt South, and Home Start Portsmouth
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Royal Meteorological Society, Submariners Association, and Hampshire & IOW Freemasons
Thursday, 11 August 2022
Solent Forts, Theatre For Life, and ALE Festival
Thursday, 7 April 2022
Hampshire WI, Horndean Camera Club and National Archives
Thursday, 31 March 2022
Hampshire Cultural Trust, Open Sight Hampshire, and the RNLI
Thursday, 17 March 2022
World Plumbing Day, Road to Karachi, and the Royal Historical Society
Friday, 8 October 2021
Chris chats with Fareham Cllr Sue Walker, Andrew Walker & Ken Sim from Havant's Citizens Advice Service Bureau.
Thursday, 13 May 2021
Among the guests this week, Chris talks to people from Vegan Society, UK Hospitality, and Solent Airport
Thursday, 6 May 2021
Among the guests this week, Chris talks to people from Hayling Island Donkey Sanctuary, Portsmouth Samaratons, and the Royal Navy
Thursday, 29 April 2021
Among the guests this week, Chris talks to people from Crimestoppers, Southern Health NHS and Friends of the Homeless
Friday, 23 April 2021
Chris goes through the week's news including guests from RSPCA Solent, Reading Friend, and Andy's Man Club.
Thursday, 18 February 2021
Chris talks to people about NHS Reforms. Climate Change, and Census Day!
Thursday, 11 February 2021
Among the guests this week, Chris talks to people from Solent Mind, National Pensioners Convention and a Charity Arts Trail .
Thursday, 4 February 2021
Hampshire Police, Wessex Archaeology, and Portsmouth Area Talking News plus more on this week's Express This Week
Thursday, 28 January 2021
Chris talks to the people behind the headlings - National Museum of the Royal Navy, Little Ankle Biters, New Theatre Royal plans and more!
Thursday, 6 August 2020
Chris speaks to Travel Agent Jeff Kilby, Cllr Graham Burgess on Library closures, Chris from the Samaritans & Graham Bryant from the Hampshire Astronomical Group.
Thursday, 12 March 2020
This week, Chris is joined by profile guest is Julie Saunders from Cosham Cancer Companions & Maddison Borlase-Bune from Havant Borough council to talk about Guided walks at Staunton Country Park.
Thursday, 20 February 2020
This week, Claire Walters from Bus Users UK joins Chris to talk about government plans to promote the use of Public Transport. Also, Elaine and Fiona from the Portsmouth branch of Hampshire Genealogy Group will be our Profile Guests in the studio.
Thursday, 13 February 2020
This week, joining Chris in the studio is Bob Taylor - CEO from Portsmouth Water on the lowest bills in England & Wales, plus his Profile Studio Guest - Heather Headland from Gosport Voluntary Action's Befriender Scheme.
Thursday, 6 February 2020
As well as Jo Toms as our Profile guest in the Studio tonight from Homestart Portsmouth, Alex Lochrane from Hampshire and IOW Air Ambulance will be chatting to Chris about the increase of missions in 2019.
Thursday, 30 January 2020
Featuring Dave Rumble from Hampshire & IOW Wildlife Trust will be discussing the latest climate change report. As well as Claire Lambon from Stop Domestic abuse as our Studio Profile guest.
Thursday, 16 January 2020
Jeff Kilby from Amity Travel at Locks Heath is our Studio Profile guest & Jonathan Moore from VEDay 75 at Lee on Solent needs Chris' help.
Thursday, 9 January 2020
Percy O'Dell from Fareham Beach Huts Association will be joining me for a chat regarding increase to beach hut rents.
Monday, 16 December 2019
This week, Chris is joined by Debbie Pick from the Rowans Hospice on this week's Lake of Lights event & his Profile Studio guest is Rachel Hall from RSPCA Stubbington Ark.
Thursday, 8 August 2019
This week, Chris Pearce is joined by Helen Somerset Howe from Fareham-based charity The Rainbow Centre.