BCB Music Showcase

Another chance to hear a selection of BCB's finest specialist music programmes


Melody Sunday

Easy listening and tracks from the past 60 years

Presented by: Nigel Lambert


Carl Gresham & Friends

Music and chat with the Gresh

Presented by: Carl Gresham

On Air

Echoes of Ireland

Music, news & chat

Presented by: Joe Sheeran
Listen Live


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Ian Forward


Round Table

A look behind the headlines, with invited guests


The Classical Hour

If you like opera and choral music then this is the programme for you including, Jenkins, Bizet and Handel interspersed with the splendour of Mahler, Beethoven and the cheekiness of Dukas.

Presented by: Di Ives



Discussing issues affecting Bradford

Presented by: Penny Wangari-Jones, Uzma Kazi


Grow Your Own Way

How to grow anything and everything, indoors and outdoors in Bradford. Recorded on their allotments, or in the greenhouse if it's raining.

Growing in backyards, pots and indoors too, including 'Plant of the week', what's to be done throughout the week and answering listeners' questions

This week Sarah quizzes Martin about the beneficial insects in our garden such as ladybirds, bees and hoverflies. Martin shares his love for Kohlrabi, a vegetable that is part of the brassica family. He shares top tips on growing them and some delicious way to cook and eat them.

Presented by: Martin Bijl, Sarah White


One to One

Chatting to the people of Bradford who make it what is it

Presented by: Carole Moss


The Northern Side

Local bands & gigs

Presented by: Liz Jenkins


BCB Xtra

The voice of Bradford's young people, with a cast of 1000's

Presented by: Adam Paterson


Bradford Spice

Music and chat

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal, (sitting in for Bindra Kaur)


Bradford Beat

Local bands and new releases

Presented by: Simon Ashberry, (sitting in for Nick Toczek)



More tunes than time...

Presented by: Rob Walsh


I Went To The Crossroads

Americana & blues

Presented by: David Clapham


The Record Shack

Liquorice allsorts. Pure vinyl.

Presented by: The Collector


BCB Music Showcase

Another chance to hear BCB's finest specialist music programmes

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.

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

On Air Now
Sun 5th Jul 12:00 - 13:00

Echoes of Ireland

Music, news & chat

Presented by: Joe SheeranListen Live

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

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.

Listen again to the broadcasts.

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