Schedule

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On Air

BCB Music Showcase

8:00

BCB Breakfast

Wake up with BCB radio!

9:00

Pick of the Podcasts

A look at Bradford and West Yorkshire podcasts

Presented by: Mike Kelly

10:00

Democracy Now!

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

Presented by: Amy Goodman, Juan Gonzalez

11:00

Bradford & Beyond

Slices of Bradford life

Presented by: Helen Seymour

12:00

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

13:00

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

13:30

Root Out Racism Launch Event

Outside broadcast in Centenary Square, ft. interviews with people from organisations across the district

Presented by: Nigel Guy, Uzma Kazi, Jonathan Pinfield

14:00

10Today

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

14:13

Whittaker's World

Each week Clive Whittaker delves into a topic.

15:00

Research Matters

The latest news on the fantastic research coming out of University of Bradford

Presented by: Marcus Rattray

16:00

Democracy Now!

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

Presented by: Amy Goodman, Juan Gonzalez

17:00

Bradford & Beyond

Slices of Bradford Life

Presented by: John Hebden

18:00

Transported

If it moves, we cover it!

This month Tim attends a couple of events on the Yorkshire Coast Line at Bridlington and Hunmanby. Tim also remember the multitude of train services that Bradford once had.

Presented by: Tim Moon

18:30

BCB Xtra

The voice of Bradford's young people.

19:00

In Conversation with Aliki Karapliagkou: Decolonising Loss

Originally broadcast as part of Bradford South Asian Heritage Month 2021

In Conversation with Aliki Karapliagkou: Decolonising Loss
Presented by Uzma Kazi
Hear Dr. Aliki Karapliagkou talk about her research on grieving rituals and processing loss in racially diverse communities. This is a raw topic, given the collective grief that many people, in the World, may be experiencing.For support on loss and bereavement see https://www.bradfordbereavement.org.uk
Contact Aliki at A.Karapliagkou@bradford.ac.uk to get involved in her research.

20:00

Basement Scene

An hour of ace new and interesting music

Presented by: Joe Emmett

21:00

Selection Box

Sounds for music lovers

Presented by: Patrick Thornton

22:00

Griff's Magic Theatre

Where the price of entry is your mind!

Presented by: Griff

23:00

Fast 'n' Bulbous

Beefheart & beyond

Presented by: Tez Burke

1:00

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.

South Asian Heritage Month

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

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.

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.

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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