Radio Venus 2022

8th March was International Women’s Day and, as we do every year, we broadcast Radio Venus – a full day of women’s broadcasting on BCB. We broadcast a wide variety of programmes on the day and you can listen to them all below!

8-9am Venus Breakfast – Maria Spadafora, Mercy Katola

Start your IWD with Mercy and Maria for our IWD breakfast – top tunes and top guests!

9-10am Consent Reclaimed – Jenny Wilson, Helen Seymour

Jenny Wilson and Helen Seymour explore what consent actually means – in all aspects of women’s lives.

10-11am Black in Bradford – Kath Canoville

Kath Canoville looks at Bradford life from Black Women’s perspective.

11am-1pm About Bradford: Live from City Hall IWD 2022 event – Shamim Akhtar, Jo Kenyon, Mary Dowson, Carole Moss

Celebrate IWD with the Venus team, broadcasting live from the IWD event at Bradford City Hall.

1-2pm Radio Venus – Lynn Green, Tina Rowe, Angie Carrington

Join Lynn, Angie and Tina for their IWD special, coming live from the BCB studios.

2.15-3pm Senior Moments – Valerie Cosgrave, Tina Watkin

Share some IWD Senior Moments with Valeire and Tina!

3-4pm Sisterhood – Sharena Lee Sati and guests

Sharena Lee Sati brings us an hour of women’s creativity with local poets and spoken word artists.

4-6pm Venus and Beyond – Kathy Dyson, Kirran Shah

Kathy and Kirran take you to Venus and Beyond with a whole host of special guests.

6-6:30pm Speakers’ Corner – Noor, Fariha and Aisha

Fariha, Aisha and Noor -three awe – inspiring young women from Speakers Corner Collective take on the world!

6:30-7pm BCB Xtra IWD Special – Tia Billie-Leigh Weighman

Tia gives us her teenage perspective on IWD and more.

7-8pm One to One – Carole Moss with guest Sofia Bucy

Carole Moss invites Sofia Buncy, from the Muslim Women in Prison project, to share her life and her music.

8-9pm Friends Together – Jenny Powell, Bev Higgins, Anna Frater, Carole Peltier and Jeannie

Jenny Powell and friends talk about their lives as women and women friendships.

9-10pm The Record Club – Jenny Zig Zag and Judith

The Record Club women present their IWD alternative.

10-11pm Up to 11 – Hana Kes

Hana celebrates the best in up and – coming women musicians.

11pm-12am Sisters of Soul – Maureen and Sandra Rowe

And wind up your IWD celebrations with the best sounds from the Sisters of Soul, Maureen and Sandra Rowe.

South Asian Heritage Month

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South Asian Heritage Month is a month long celebration of South Asian cultures, people and histories. Find out more!

She Talks 2021

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A celebration of women across the Bradford District for the whole month of March. Join us for International Women's Day!

LGBTQ+ History Month

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Tune in for a unique range of distinctly Bradford shows on LGBTQ+ History Month.

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BCB - Celebrating the 30th anniversary of Bradford Festival Broadcasting.

Join us live from the BD: Festival as we bring you all the delights from the festival from across the city centre

Presented by: David Clapham, Shamim Akhtar, Carole Moss, Andy Suthers, Uzma Kazi
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Black History Month

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Listen again to a selection of our Black History Month shows celebrating Bradford’s African & African Caribbean communities.

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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