BCB Music Showcase

A selection of BCB's finest specialist music programmes


BCB Breakfast

The best way to start your day!

Presented by: Daniel Carroll, Stephen Newsham


One to One

Local people's lives

Presented by: Carole Moss

On Air

Democracy Now!

World current affairs

Presented by Amy Goodman
Listen Live


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Shamim Akhtar

On the show this morning

Floodwater in Queensbury Tunnel
Graeme Bickerdike, Engineering Co-Ordinator of Queensbury Tunnel Society

Bradford Broadway: New Stores Opening
Ian Ward, Broadway General Manager

£1.9 billion lost to retail crime: Annual Retail Crime Survey
Doug Russell, Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers (USDAW) health and safety officer


Round Table

A discussion of the week's news with invited guests

Today's host is Janice Thornton and the guests are:

Joolz Denby (Bradford based novelist, poet, artist, spoken word performer, tattooist & designer). Paul Steffan – Gill (Tutor and Assessor) Cllr Ralph Berry (Wibsey Councillor)  

They'll be discussing: Brexit, Youth Crime, Period Poverty, School Absence Fines, Climate Change and more 


The Guide

Your handbook to events in and around Bradford

Presented by: Justin Henry


Press Start

Games and consoles
Presented by Rachel Barraclough, Derek Dogherty


Afternoon Stretch

Guests, music and events

Presented by: Pam Lonsdale, Wasfa Malik and Debbie Wilkinson



News, Interviews and music

Presented by: Dom Burch, Lorna Kook

On today's show:

- “Improving Social Mobility” grants
Heather Wilson: Commissioner for Youth Provisions

- The Neighbourhood Project Launch Event
Jonathan Crewsdon 

-  £1.9 billion lost to retail crime: Annual Retail Crime Survey
Doug Russell, Health and Satefy Officer for USDAW

-  People's March Against Brexit
John Cole, Bradford For Europe

- Could a return to national service reduce youth crime?
Cllr John Pennington, Leader of Conservatives on Bradford Council


Recovery Radio

Personal experiences from people recovering from drugs & alcohol dependency


BCB Xtra

Ben's Big Tunes
Big tunes to start your weekend

Presented by Ben


Asian Beats

Bhangra & Bollywood re-mixes

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal


MOD: Music on Demand

Music requests

Presented by: Nic Fusco


House Of Funk

Soul, Funk & Disco!

Presented by: Brooke Scaife


When Big Joan Sets Up

A Peelite selection of new and interesting music

Presented by: Phil Cope


Urban Vibes

Cutting-edge tunes lighting up the weekend

Presented by Elton Munaiwa


Midnight Sessions

Exclusive mixes & collaborations

Presented by: Daniel Carroll


BCB Music Showcase

A selection of BCB's finest music programmes

About the BCB Schedule

BCB broadcasts a wide range of speech based and specialist music programmes, as well as local sports and live events. Our weekday daytime programming is speech led, moving into community programming at 6pm, the BCB Extra Youth strand at 6.30, Asian language programming at 7pm and finishing with an eclectic range of specialist music from 8pm onwards.

The weekend schedule reflects the local sports scene, community language programmes as well as outside broadcasts and the chance to catch up with the programmes you’ve missed during the week.

The programme schedule changes daily with over 80 new programmes broadcast throughout the week.