BCB Music Showcase

Another chance to hear BCB's finest specialist music shows


BCB Breakfast

The best way to kickstart your day
Presented by: Peg Alexander


Carl Gresham & Friends

Showbiz chat & music

Presented by: Carl Gresham


Democracy Now!

World current affairs

Presented by Amy Goodman


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Kath Canoville

On the show today

- Smoking will kill one in two in Bradford and Craven – now is the time to quit!

- The £21 million pounds plans for the Darley Street Market were approved last night

- Could schools have a meat free day help fight climate change?


Our Top Ten

Local groups chat about their work and pick their 10 favourite music tracks

Today's host is Mike Kelly and the guests are the Bradford branch of the MS Society


The Guide

A look at what's going on in Bradford and beyond

Presented by: Marie McCahery


Business Matters

The Bradford buisness scene

Presented by: Chris Holland


Afternoon Stretch

Music & chat

Presented by: Alvin Adey



The latest news, guests, what’s on, traffic & travel and great music

Presented by: Ann Morgan

On the show today

- 94% drop in the number of businesses challenging their rates bills in the last two years in Bradford

- Breaking Boundaries is a project that uses the inspiration of the upcoming cricket world cup to bring together communities

- £21 million plans to change the face of Bradford’s beleaguered Darley Street have been approved

- Lates is a free, adults-only night at the museum. Four times a year, they open their doors after hours and host a fantastic range of special guests, events and activities.

- Changes to railway timetables come into force yesterday. We'll be finding out about what these changes mean for transport in Bradford

- Nearly seven in 10 lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people have been sexually harassed at work, according to research for the Trades Union Congress

- More young people under 50 are being diagnosed with bowel cancer,

- We'll be finding out about more about North Parade Street Party


Keeping It Green In 2019

Keeping it green in 2019

Presented by: Martin Bijl


BCB Xtra

The voice of young people in Bradford.


Bradford Spice

Bollywood music & chat

Presented by: Sami Ahmad


Yorkshire Jazz

Jazz from around the County
Presented by: Kathy Dyson


Around The World ...

Music from around the globe
Presented by: Gary Miller


Festival Sessions

Live music from festivals across the district
Presented by: Ann Morgan


Mama Hoodoo

Radio killed the video stars!

Presented by: Gail Simpkins


BCB Music Showcase

Another chance to hear BCB's finest specialist music shows

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.

This Week on BCB

This week on BCB

Bradford Festival

Planning our broadcast for the festival with meetings at City Hall and with our Outside Broadcast Group of volunteers.

World Environment Day 2019

Planning continues with a meeting on Tuesday for our day of environmental broadcasting in June.

In the community

Julie is visiting the Gateway Centre in Ravensciffe this week.

On Air Now
Sat 25th May 16:00 - 17:00

The Classical Hour

The latest and greatest in classical music

Presented by: Alan KeelingListen Live

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