BCB Music Showcase

A selection of BCB's finest specialist music programmes


BCB Breakfast

The best way to kickstart your day


Pick of the Podcasts

A look at Bradford and West Yorkshire podcasts. On today's show:

Podcasts about a well-known entertainment venue, a Bradford Magician, some Yorkshire Cheese and Lindley based Deborah Ogden

Presented by: Mike Kelly


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. On the show:

Community Cougars Foundation speak about Love Sport, Hate Crime programme.

We meet a Morrison’s Community Champion.

Help A medical student get his Lego DNA sculpture into production and Track of the Week from Lucy and Lila

Presented by: Helen Seymour


JD's Showbiz Razzle Dazzle

Jacqui Drake talks people connected with Theatre. She chats to them about their involvement, their love of the arts, how they got started and plays their favourite show tunes. Join Jacqui on this musical "Toe Tapping" ride!

Presented by Jacqui Drake


BCB News

The latest headlines for Bradford


Bradford & Beyond

Slices of Bradford Life

Presented by: Mary Dowson, (sitting for Ann Morgan)



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


Whittaker's World

Retirement and Covid 19

In this programme Clive talks to Peter Tate (ex-Youth Officer and Teacher) and Bhulla Singh (Ex Area Co-ordinator at Bradford West Neighbourhood office) about retirement, Covid 19 and Lockdown. We also talk about the city of Bradford and the community sector and volunteering. Peter retired 5 years , Bhulla 2 years ago and myself in March 2020.

Presented by: Clive Whittaker


The Carers' Show

The show for and by Bradford's carers

Presented by: Stephen Greenwood


Democracy Now!

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

Presented by: Amy Goodman, Juan Gonzalez


Bradford & Beyond

Slices of Bradford Life

Presented by: Richard Horsman


BCB News

The latest headlines for Bradford


Tina Talks

'Tina Talks,' chat show with local guest's and topical debates.

Presented by: Tina Rowe


BCB Xtra

The voice of young people in Bradford.


Bradford Spice

BCB's Urdu language programme

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal, (sitting in for Mahmud Tarique)


Basement Scene

An hour of ace new and interesting music.

On the show this week: Gi Gi, Sweet Trip, Softcult, Bleach Lab, Menace Beach, Emeka Ogboh, J Dilla (DJ Muro's KG Mix), Byard Lancster, Martha, Holding Patterns and more besides!

Presented by: Joe Emmett


Selection Box

Sounds for music lovers

Presented by: Patrick Thornton


Griff's Magic Theatre

Where the price of entry is your mind!

Presented by: Griff

On Air

Fast 'n' Bulbous

Beefheart & beyond

Presented by: Tez Burke
Listen Live


The Graveyard Shift

Music for beyond midnigh


BCB Music Showcase

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

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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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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