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Week ahead

25 January 2013


HIGHLIGHT: Wonders of Life Professor Brian Cox looks at "the underlying machinery that powers life" (1/5). 

BBC2 9pm Sunday


Saturday 9.30pm (BBC2) Howard Goodall's Story of Music The composer chronicles the history of music, starting with Gregorian chant (1/6).

Sunday 4.25pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The tenor Russell Watson visits Salford, and presents hymns from St Peter's, Swinton.

8pm (More4) Britain's Holocaust Survivors Former concentration-camp inmates describe how their experiences have shaped their lives.

10.25pm (BBC1) Prisoner Number A26188: Henia Bryer A survivor of Auschwitz-Birkenau tells her story.

Tuesday 10.35pm (BBC1) The Richard Dimbleby Lecture Bill Gates outlines his vision of a world free of polio.

Wednesday 9pm (BBC3) Make Me a Muslim Shanna Bukhari, a Muslim, follows the lives of British women as they convert to Islam.



Sunday 7am (R2) Good Morning Sunday Clare Balding's guest, Sheila Hancock, discusses her Quaker faith.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from St David's RC Metropolitan Cathedral, Cardiff.

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last Wednesday's 1990 broadcast from Bramdean School, Exeter.

Monday to Friday 10.45pm (R3) The Essay: Anglo-Saxon portraits Presenters look at figures such as Alcuin, and Wilfrid, Bishop of Northumbria.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from Aldeburgh Parish Church, Suffolk.

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