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Week ahead

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31 May 2013

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HIGHLIGHT: The Coronation: 60th anniversary The thanksgiving service from Westminster Abbey, led by the Archbishop of Canterbury.

BBC1 10am; Radio 4 10.55am Tuesday

TELEVISION: Sunday 4.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Bill Turnbull explores the part played by Westminster Abbey and Canterbury Cathedral during the Queen's reign.

Monday 9pm (BBC1) The People's Coronation with David Dimbleby The TV veteran hears memories of the momentous day in 1953.

Wednesday 9pm (BBC2) The Iraq War A look at the aftermath to the defeat of Saddam Hussein (2/3).

Thursday 9pm (BBC2) The Most Dangerous Man in Tudor England Melvyn Bragg explores the story of William Tyndale.

RADIO: Saturday 8.30pm (BBC World Service) Heart and Soul Mobeen Azhar visits Karachi to find out why some parents send children into a world of begging.

Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Mark Tully and Tony Benn discuss empathy.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service to mark the anniversary of the Queen's coronation, from Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh.

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week's service from St Davids Cathedral, Pembrokeshire.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests discuss the legacy of David Livingstone (4/6).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong An archive broadcast from Canterbury Cathedral, first aired on 7 February 1988, marking Accession Day.

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