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


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

Presented by: Helen Seymour


Spoke Radio

Shining the spotlight on Bradford's poetry scene.

Presented by: Sharena Lee Satti, Simon Pickles and Laura Baldwin


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!

On Air

The Carers' Show

The show for and by Bradford's carers

Presented by: Stephen Greenwood
Listen Live


The Classical Hour

The A-Z of classical music

Presented by: Di Ives


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

Presented by: Martin Bijl, Sarah White


BCB Xtra

The voice of Bradford's young people


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

Music, guests and what's on in the folk world.

On Folk Us! It’s the talented young musician Cohen Braithwaite Kilcoyne chatting, plus a birthday tribute to Danny Thompson.

Presented by: Tim Moon


The Man in the Station

More tracks than Network Rail!

Includes tracks by Georgie Fame, The Spencer Davis Group, The Velvelettes, Freda Payne, The Temptations, Roger McGuinn, Gene Clark, Grace Notes, Astrud Gilberto, Joan Armatrading, Mitty Collier, Gato Barbieri, The Fania All Stars, Ray Barretto and more...

Presented by: Mike O'Leary


Into the Buttercup

Don't forget to boogie.

Rory Gallagher gets the show going closely followed by Oka Vanga, Pete Morton and Saskia. Poem by Eddie lawler and tracks from Katie Spencer and Sean Taylor who are appearing at The Live Room on 2nd July.

Ben Walker, Dave McGraw and Mandy Fer and Boo Hewerdine provide the finale

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.

She Talks 2021

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A celebration of women across the Bradford District for the whole month of March. Join us for International Women's Day!

LGBTQ+ History Month

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Tune in for a unique range of distinctly Bradford shows on LGBTQ+ History Month.

On Air Now
Mon 12th Apr 14:15 - 15:00

The Carers' Show

The show for and by Bradford's carers

Presented by: Stephen GreenwoodListen Live

Black History Month

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Listen again to a selection of our Black History Month shows celebrating Bradford’s African & African Caribbean communities.

Paint the Town Brown

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South Asian Heritage Month is a month long celebration of South Asian cultures, people and histories. 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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