BCB Music Showcase

Another chance to hear BCB's finest specialist music programmes


BCB Breakfast

The best way to kickstart your day


Echoes of Ireland

Music, chat and news

Presented by: Joe Sheeran


The Feelgood Factor

Feelgood tunes

Presented by: Donnel Usher


About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life. On the show:

Cath Ormeroyd from Stronger Families/Barnardos about their support for families and young people through the pandemic

Matt Dean from Catfish UK looking for contestants or their new UK show

Chris Wiley from Carer's Resource about their work supporting Carer and their families through the pandemic

Sally Gross, author of "Does Music Make You Sick" talking about musicians and mental health

Presented by: Kath Canoville (sitting in for Fran Coldrick)


One to One

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

Presented by: Carole Moss


BCB News

The latest headlines for Bradford


Carl Gresham & Friends

Showbiz chat with the Gresh

Presented by: Carl Gresham



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


The Carers' Show

The show for and by Bradford's carers

Presented by: Stephen Greenwood


The Classical Hour

We are travelling to Russia on Monday for the Classical Hour.

Join Di Ives at 3 pm to listen to the music of Rachmaninov, Tchaikowsky, Rimsky-Korsakov plus many more.


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, with guests, music and chat

Presented by: Kathy Dyson


BCB News

The latest headlines for Bradford


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 on Grow Your Own Way Martin and Sarah discuss how to look for colour at this time of the year in the garden and share there love of the Dogwood shrub with its vibrant red bark. They also discuss How to make your own air pruning pots for healthier and more productive seedlings. Martin reminds everyone to enjoy the snow when it’s here!

Presented by: Martin Bijl, Sarah White


BCB Xtra

The voice of young people in Bradford.


Bradford Spice

BCB's Urdu language programme

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal


The Country Show

The best in country music

Presented by: Peter Fairhead


Folk Us

On Folk Us! this week a chat with Katie McNally, brilliant New England fiddle player.

Plus much more great music.

Presented by: Tim Moon


The Man in the Station

More tracks than Network Rail!

Includes tracks by The Rascals, Betty Wright, Kathy Mattea and Jackson Browne, Duncan Chisolm, Dougie MacLean, Robert Parker, Chet Baker, Tony Williams, Sonny Boy Williamson, Robert Johnson and much more...

Presented by: Mike O'Leary


Into the Buttercup

This week Into the Buttercup has an Irish theme.

Rory Gallagher, Van Morrison, Chieftains, Fureys and Dubliners but as well as the world famous we have tracks from superb local bands Frigga, FOS brothers and Scarlet Heights.

Don't forget to Boogie!

Presented by: Robbie Martin and Molly Kenyon


BCB Music Showcase

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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