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BCB Music Showcase


BCB Breakfast

Wake up with BCB radio!


Pick of the Podcasts

A look at Bradford and West Yorkshire podcasts

Presented by: Mike Kelly


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: Tony Painter


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


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


Open Minds

The mental health and wellbeing show.

Presented by Nita, Rodger, Naomi, Michael and Trevor


10 Today

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


Whittaker's World

Each week Clive Whittaker delves into a topic.


Afternoon Stretch

Music and chat

Presented by: Alan Keeling, Tina Watkin


Bradford & Beyond

Slices of Bradford Life

Presented by: Nita Kaur


Sound & Vision

Sound and Vision is a £6 million project to build two significant new galleries at the National Science and Media Museum. The galleries, accompanied by a programme of activities, will showcase key objects and stories from our world-class collections of photography, film, television, animation, videogames and sound technologies.

This show, brought to you by the volunteers working on the project, will tell you all the news from the project and more.


BCB Xtra

The voice of Bradford's young people


Bollywood Hits

The best selection of Bollywood bangers! 

Presented by Saj Hussain


Lullabies For Roads and Miles

An hour of ace tunes.

Presented by Jem


Selection Box

Sounds for music lovers

Presented by: Patrick Thornton


Griff's Magic Theatre

Where the price of entry is your mind!

Presented by: Griff


Live At The Lounge

Coming to you live from sunny downtown Bradford... it's Live at The Lounge!

With live music and interviews, tracks from Bradford's finest

Presented by Bren Travis.


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.

Radio Venus 2023

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Radio Venus 2023 BCB celebrations International Women's Day 2023. Find out more!


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A celebration of the 75th anniverary of Windrush across the Bradford District. Listen Here

Refugee Week 2023

Tune in for a unique range of distinctly Bradford shows and interviews on Refugee Week 2023.

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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