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Week ahead

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02 November 2012

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HIGHLIGHT: Remembrance Week Gethin Jones goes to Afghanistan to honour the Armed Forces, using archive footage, photos, letters, and diaries.
BBC1 9.15am Monday to Friday

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Sunday 4.45pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Ann Widdecombe meets people who live a single life.

Monday to Friday 7.55pm (C4) 4thought.tv Who are the real heroes in war? A Muslim sociologist, a Sikh chaplain, a humanist, a war veteran, and a Roman Catholic offer their thoughts.

RADIO

Friday 11am (R4) Fathers' Daughters Nihal Arthanayake looks at complex relationships in South Asian communities in the UK.

10pm (R3) The Free Thinking Lecture The former President of Ireland Mary Robinson argues that women leaders are better placed than men to sort out 21st-century crises.

Saturday 8pm (R4) Archive on 4: Tuning in Dominic Sandbrook marks the 90th anniversary of the first broadcast by the BBC.

Sunday 6am (R2) Something Understood Mark Tully and Sheila Cassidy discuss why people participate in vigils.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from St Martin-in-the-Fields, London.

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong from Queen's College, Oxford.

8pm (R2) Young Choristers of the Year Aled Jones hosts the final, recorded on Monday at St Martin-in-the-Fields.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from Westminster Cathedral.

 

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