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Week ahead

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30 August 2013

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HIGHLIGHT: The Story of the Jews Simon Schama explores the history of the Jewish people and their faith, beginning 3000 years ago (1/5).

BBC2 9pm Sunday

TELEVISION

Sunday 5pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise David Grant introduces hymns from Blackburn Cathedral.

Wednesday 8pm (BBC3) Free Speech: Law and Order special A live debate from Hackney, London, on young people and crime.

10pm (BBC2) The Culture Show: YouTube - the future of TV? Jacques Peretti meets the innovators who are changing the way we watch TV.

Thursday 9pm (BBC2) Mum and Dad Are Splitting Up Young people are interviewed about the feelings aroused when a family breaks up.

RADIO

Friday 8pm (R4) Any Questions? The panellists include the Bishop of Willesden, the Rt Revd Pete Broadbent.

Saturday 8.30pm (BBC World Service) Heart and Soul A look at why the Muslim minority in Burma has been persecuted.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship from St Patrick's C of I Cathedral, Armagh.

6pm (R3) Choral Evensong recorded in St Giles's, Cripplegate, in London.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests discuss the relationship between comedy and religion (5/9).

Tuesday 8pm (R4) Michael Ignatieff and the Red Cross Crisis The writer assesses whether the organisation can adapt to the changing face of war.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong from St Patrick's C of I Cathedral, Armagh.

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