BCB Music Showcase

A chance to hear one of BCB's specialist music programmes again


BCB Breakfast

The best way to kickstart your day


The Bradford Years

Sixty minutes of great music and a stack of Bradford facts all from one year.

You just need to guess which year.

Presented by: Mike Kelly


Democracy Now!

An alternative look at global news

Presented by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Shamim Akhtar



Music and chat with the people who make Bradford tick

Presented by: Carole Moss


BCB News

The latest headlines for Bradford


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Nigel Guy



Tune in to 10 minutes of physical activity everyday. It's good for you and fun to do!


The Struggle Continues

The journey of Black and Mixed Race family in Bradford who are navigating the education system and racism

Presented by: Kath Canoville


Democracy Now!

The daily, global, independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists

Presented by: Amy Goodman, Juan Gonzalez


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life, with guests, music and chat

Presented by: John Hebden


BCB News

The latest headlines for Bradford


Press Start

Games and consoles news, views, previews and reviews

Presented by: Rachel Barraclough, Derek Doherty


BCB Xtra

30 Minutes of Madness and heavy sounds

Presented by: DJ Moshua


Bradford Spice

BCB's Urdu language programme

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal, (sitting in for Liaquat Hussain)


Bradford Beat

Local bands, gigs and new releases

Presented by: Simon Ashberry


Big Ones

An hour of the best indie-pop

Presented by: Ewan Robertson


Yorkshire Music Collective

Local music and live sessions

Presented by: Michelle Dalgety

On Air

The Turtleshead

Punk, post punk and never-was-punk

Presented by: Pete Chapman
Listen Live


Rock The Planet

The only truly global rock and metal show!

Presented by: Alvin Adey


BCB Music Showcase

A selection of 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.

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.
Find out more!

On Air Now
Thu 1st Oct 23:00 - 00:00

The Turtleshead

Punk, post punk and never-was-punk

Presented by: Pete ChapmanListen Live

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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