BCB Music Showcase

A selection of BCB's finest music programmes


The Feelgood Factor

The best way to start your Saturday, with smooth sounds

Presented by: Donnel Usher


The Sound of Science: The Bradford Science Festival

Discover the highlights of this year's Bradford Science Festival and hear from some of the partners and contributors, including the National Science Museum

Presented by: Mary Dowson


The Sound of Science: Electricity with Benjamin and Micah

Benjamin and Micah, our 9 year old BCB Xtra presenters, bring you an exciting and educational electricity themed half hour with facts, songs, jokes and maybe a riddle if you’re lucky!

Part of the Sound Of Science week.


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Maureen Grant


Black History Month on BCB: Catalyst

Issues affecting Bradford

Presented by: Penny Wangari-Jones, Usma Kazi



If it moves, we cover it!

Presented by: Tim Moon

On Air

About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Dom Burch, Kirran Shah
Listen Live


Pick of the Podcasts

A look at the podcasts about, and made in, Bradford

Presented by: Mike Kelly


Round Table

A look behind the week's biggest headlines with a panel of guests


The Classical Hour

The A-Z of classical music

Presented by: Di Ives


Black History Month on BCB: New Beginnings

Angie Carrington chats about her life

Presented by: Dr Lynn Green


Black History Month on BCB: In Conversation With ...

Professor Engobo Emeseh chats about her life and career

Presented by: Maureen Grant


Cancer Journeys

Jacqui Drake talks to other cancer patients & their families about their incredible stories

Presented by: Jacqui Drake


BCB Xtra

Bradford's emerging talent


Bradford Spice

BCB's Urdu language programme

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal


Black History Month on BCB: Floor Fillers

Tunes to bring you to the dancefloor

Presented by: Mercy Katola


Black History Month on BCB: Reggae, Roots and Culture

Music, chat, requests and dedications

Presented by: Nigel Guy, Robert Dunn (sitting in for The Sisters of Soul and DP)


Black History Month on BCB: The Drop

Great urban music, dropped just for you

Presented by: Justin Henry, (sitting in for Soulmaster D)


The Onion

Mistryllaneous sounds

Presented by: Dipak Mistry


The Unknown Zone

House & Trance

Presented by: DJ MIck Dundee


BCB Music Showcase

Another chance to hear 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!

Sound Of Science

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

On Air Now
Sat 24th Oct 13:00 - 14:00

About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Dom Burch, Kirran ShahListen 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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