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Shamim Akhtar

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Shamim is a regular with BCB, presenting Thursday’s About Bradford, 11am to 12 noon, with Shazia Awan and also the monthly Here We Are show.

Presenting radio shows is a new challenge for her and she’s enjoying every minute of it. Mum to four children who keep her very busy, when Shamim gets a few minutes to herself she loves reading and watching her favourite team Liverpool Football Club on the telly. Shamim is also crazy about cats and currently has two, Stevie and Gee Gee.

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Contact

Email: shamim.akhtar@bcbradio.co.uk

Paint the Town Brown

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South Asian Heritage Month is a month long celebration of South Asian cultures, people and histories. Join us for a series of programmes celebrating everything South Asian. Find out more!

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Sat 15th Aug 01:00 - 09:00

BCB Music Showcase

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Women & Girls Workshops

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

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10 Today project

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Let's do 10 mins exercise on the radio! Join us 2pm every day on BCB Radio 106.6fm Read more

Black History Month

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October is Black History Month. Here at BCB, we want to reflect and celebrate the contribution and life experiences of Bradford’s African and African Caribbean communities.

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