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


Echoes of Ireland

Music, chat and news

Presented by: Joe Sheeran


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Maureen Grant



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

Today's host is Janice Thornton and her guests are Delroy Dacres, Sabiya Khan and Sophie Powell


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!

Today's guest is Stuart Woolf a Director who Jacqui worked with at The City Varieties in Leeds for many years.

Presented by Jacqui Drake


The Classical Hour

The A-Z of classical music

Presented by: Di Ives


One to One

In-depth chat with people from all walks of life who make Bradford tick, along with their choice of music.

Today's guest is Iain Macbeath - Strategic Director, Health & Wellbeing (DASS) in Bradford and Treasurer of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services

Presented by: Carole Moss


The Northern Side

Local bands & gigs

Presented by: Liz Jenkins


BCB Xtra

The voice of young people in Bradford


Bradford Spice

Music and chat

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


Bradford Beat

Local bands, gigs and new releases.

This week's show features vital new tunes from @CominOverHere@ADFofficial@Abandonedband@juliannabarwick@NickToczek,@carotheband @KING_SALIEU and loads more  

Presented by: Simon Ashberry



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.

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Wed 20th Jan 21:00 - 22:00

Selection Box

Sounds for music lovers

Presented by: Patrick ThorntonListen Live

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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