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Week ahead

04 October 2013


HIGHLIGHT: Heart and Soul Audrey Brown meets the Archbishop of Cape Town, the Most Revd Thabo Makggoba,  to explore his life and work in South Africa.

BBC World Service  8.30pm Saturday


Friday 7.30pm (C4) Unreported World: Afghanistan's hunted Krishnan Guru-Murthy visits women who are in hiding from violent fathers or husbands (1/8).

Sunday 4.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Six choirs compete in the Gospel Choir of the Year competition.

9pm (BBC2) The Ottomans: Europe's Muslim emperors Rageh Omaar finds out why the Ottomans have vanished from European history (1/3).

Monday 8.30pm (BBC1) Malala: Shot for going to school The Pakistani schoolgirl talks to Mishal Husain.

Wednesday 9pm (BBC4) Medieval Lives: Birth, marriage, death Helen Castor explores life in the Middle Ages (1/3).



Friday 7.30pm (BBC World Service) The Why Factor Burial is a practice that has been carried out for centuries - but why do we do it?

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from Three Ways School, in Bath, a school for young people with learning difficulties.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week's service from Westminster Abbey.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) The Digital Human Aleks Krotoski examines altruism in the online world (1/6).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Vespers from Westminster Cathedral, on the feast of Blessed John Henry Newman.

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