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Week ahead

19 July 2013


HIGHLIGHT: The Bishop and the Bankers The former Bishop of Liverpool, the Rt Revd James Jones, and guests, including the Archbishop of Canterbury, explore the moral dimension of the economic crisis (1/3).

Radio 4 8pm Monday


Saturday 8.10pm (BBC2) David Starkey's Music and Monarchy The historian reveals how British music was shaped by the monarchy (1/4).

Sunday 4.55pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise The tenor Russell Watson visits his home town of Salford, and introduces hymns from St Peter's, Swinton.

Wednesday 10pm (C4) Notes from the Inside with James Rhodes The classical pianist James Rhodes, who is convinced that music can change people's lives, plays for patients at a mental-health hospital.


Friday 11am (R4 FM only) The Search for the Perfect Office Claudia Hammond explores what the ideal workplace environment would look like.

Saturday 8.30pm (BBC World Service) Heart and Soul Will Grant looks at how faith has helped victims of people-trafficking.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from the Oundle International Festival.

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week's service from Eton College.

Tuesday 4pm (R4) Word of Mouth Chris Ledgard looks at Genesis 11 and the story of Babel (2/8).

Wednesday 9am (R4) What's the Point of . . . the Chief Rabbi? Quentin Letts assesses the office of the Chief Rabbi (1/4).

3.30pm (R3) Choral Vespers live from Buckfast Abbey.

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