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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.

Programmes

Contact

Email: shamim.akhtar@bcbradio.co.uk
On Air Now
Sat 23rd Jan 13:30 - 14:00

Straight From The Bantams Beak

The latest Bradford City news with the Shipley Bantams

Presented by: Margaret Bartle, Steve GorringeListen Live

Black History Month

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Listen again to a selection of our Black History Month shows that reflect and celebrate the contribution and life experiences of Bradford’s African and African Caribbean communities.
Find out more!

Sound Of Science

As part of the Bradford Science Festival 2020 BCB Radio hosted a series of special radio shows throughout the week.
Find out more!

Women & Girls Workshops

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

Listen again to our International Women's Day 2020 broadcast

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!

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

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