Schedule

1:00

BCB Music Showcase

A selection of BCB's finest music programmes

9:00

The Feelgood Factor

The best way to start your Saturday, with smooth sounds

Presented by: Donnel Usher

10:00

Up to 11

Chat, guests and music, with a different theme each week

Presented by: Hana Kes

11:00

About Bradford

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Maria Spadafora

12:00

I.T Stuff

Old friends who come together once a month to chat about the current state of the tech industry.

Presented by Shi & Kriss Blank, Dave Spencer

12:30

She Talks

A celebration of Women across the Bradford District.

Today's guest is Christine Bradley from Silsden talks about her experience of being a Channel Swimmer.

13:00

Sports Scene

Weekly sports roundup

Presented by: John Hebden

13:30

Straight From The Bantams Beak

The latest Bradford City news with the Shipley Bantams

Presented by: Margaret Bartle, Steve Gorringe

15:00

Roundtable

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

Topics include: 750 treasury jobs are to go to Darlington - not to Bradford, All Schools back for all students in UK on Monday, Chancellor Rishi Sunak's 2021 budget and more

This week's host is Masood Sadiq and his guests are

Shabina Aslam - Faclitator of the Bussing Out project. Bussing Out is an oral history project exploring the dispersal of ethnic minority children within Bradford Primary schools 1965-1980.

Emma Bearman - Founder of Playful Anywhere, a Leeds-based social enterprise with a mission to catalyse creativity, inventiveness and playfulness, where we work, live and travel.

David Sommerville

16:00

The Classical Hour

The A-Z of classical music

Presented by: Di Ives

17:00

Pick of the Podcasts

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

Presented by: Mike Kelly

18:00

Cancer Journeys

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

Today's guest is Val Balding who has Ovarian cancer

Presented by: Jacqui Drake

18:30

BCB Xtra


Abbie and George talk about music, film, and theatre and play some of their favourite tunes.

19:00

Bradford Spice

BCB's Urdu language programme

Presented by: Banaris Iqbal

20:00

Floor Fillers

Tunes to bring you to the dancefloor

Presented by: Mercy Katola

21:00

Reggae, Roots and Culture

Music, chat, requests and dedications

Presented by: Nigel Guy, Robert Dunn

22:00

The Drop

Great urban music, dropped just for you

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

23:00

The Onion

Layers and layers of tunes with Mistryllaneous

0:00

The Unknown Zone

House & Trance

Presented by: DJ MIck Dundee

1:00

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.

LGBTQ+ History Month

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Tune in for a unique range of distinctly Bradford programmes, interviews and features celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month. Celebrate with us!

On Air Now
Sat 6th Mar 00:00 - 01:00

Midnight Sessions

Exclusive mixes & collaborations

Presented by: Daniel CarrollListen 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. Read on

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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