Schedule

8:00

BCB Breakfast

The best way to kickstart your day

9:00

Carl Gresham & Friends

Showbiz chat & music

Presented by: Carl Gresham

10:00

Democracy Now!

World current affairs

Presented by Amy Goodman

11:00

About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Kath Canoville

On the show today:

Bradford City FC
BCB's Pete Chapman talked to Harry Pritchard who came from Blackpool.  

Trapezium Arts
Bradford city centre's independent Trapezium Gallery is delighted to present a new exhibition celebrating the lasting influence and versatility of paint. This collection of work has been assembled by several artists, all former students or tutors at Bradford School of Art. Today we're joined by one of the Artists

Freedom Studios
And now it's time to hear about an exciting new theatre project in Bradford. The tour starts this Thursday 17th October at the West End Community Centre in Little Horton. BCB's Mary Dowson reports

Black History Month
Throughout the month here on BCB we're celebrating BHM with a range of programmes, features and live outside broadcasts and interviews. Today Delroy Dacres talks with BCB's Nigel Guy about Manningham Sports Centre's Integration Day

12:00

Our Top Ten

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

Today's guests are Bradford Toastmasters

Presented by: Mike Kelly

13:00

The Guide

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

Presented by: Marie McCahery

13:30

Life, The University & Beyond

From The University of Bradford

Presented by: Mark Garratt

14:00

Afternoon Stretch

Music & chat

Presented by: Alvin Adey

16:00

Drive

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

Presented by: Nigel Guy

On the show today: 

Trapezium Arts
Bradford city centre's independent Trapezium Gallery is delighted to present a new exhibition celebrating the lasting influence and versatility of paint. This collection of work has been assembled by several artists, all former students or tutors at Bradford School of Art. Today we're joined by one of the Artists, Roza Zaleska. On tomorrow's About Bradford we will be talking with another artist, Martin Hearne

Black History Month
Throughout the month here on BCB we're celebrating BHM with a range of programmes, features and live outside broadcasts and interviews. Today Delroy Dacres talks with BCB's Nigel Guy about Manningham Sports Centre's Integration Day

Racism in Football
England's Euro 2020 qualifier in Bulgaria was halted twice as fans were warned about racist behaviour including Nazi salutes and monkey chanting.
We'll be talking Paul K Canoville – Paul K Canoville Foundation/Activist & Author of the book, “Black and Blue” about his experience as the first Black Footballer for Chelsea and his thoughts on last night's events

National Hate Crime Awareness Week
Efforts to tackle hate crime in the Bradford district will be showcased during National Hate Crime Awareness Week from Saturday, 12 October to 19 October. 
Bradford Council, West Yorkshire Police and Bradford Hate Crime Alliance will work together to reinforce their commitment to tackle hate crime in all its forms.

Bradford City FC
BCB's Pete Chapman talked to Harry Pritchard who came from Blackpool.

Freedom Studios
And now it's time to hear about an exciting new theatre project in Bradford. The tour starts this Thursday 17th October at the West End Community Centre in Little Horton. BCB's Mary Dowson reports  

18:00

The Scribes' Show

Chats with local authors about their works and life
Presented by: Tina Watkin

18:30

BCB Xtra

The voice of young people in Bradford.

19:00

Bradford Spice

Bollywood music & chat

Presented by: Sami Ahmad

20:00

Tuesday Jazz

Jazz - nice!
Presented by Finlay McTaggart

21:00

Tipping Point

Music, arts & culture

Presented by: Tony Painter

22:00

Festival Sessions

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

23:00

Mama Hoodoo

Radio killed the video stars!

Presented by: Gail Simpkins

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.

Black History Month

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Daily Features
Monday - Friday
11.45am & 4.50pm

One-To-One
Thursdays, 12-1pm
Fridays, 9-10am
Sundays, 5-6pm

Black History Month in Focus
Sundays 2-5pm

Black History Month celebration - LIVE!
Sunday 27 October
1pm - midnight

Listen again to the shows

On Air Now
Fri 18th Oct 18:00 - 18:30

With A Little Help From My Friends

An insight into Bradford's community centres, projects and organisations

Presented by: Clive WhittakerListen Live

Women & Girls Workshops

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Join us every Thursday, 2pm - 4pm for women only radio workshops. No experience needed!

Click here to listen again to this year's fantastic line-up.

10 Today project

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Let's do 10 mins exercise on the radio!

Exercises will be broadcast at 2pm every day on BCB Radio 106.6fm. Read more

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