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Week ahead

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15 August 2014

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HIGHLIGHT: The Stuarts Clare Jackson explores how the Roman Catholic James II was replaced by the Protestant William of Orange (3/3).

BBC2 8pm Wednesday



TELEVISION

Saturday 10pm (Discovery) Werner Herzog on Death Row In the first of a new series, the film director interviews a death-row inmate in Texas.

Sunday 5.30pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise David Grant and Sally Magnusson visit Ampleforth Abbey.

9pm (C4) Richard III: The new evidence Scientists investigate the King's spinal deformity.

 

RADIO

Sunday 7am (R2) Good Morning Sunday Guests include Harry Bucknall, who made the ancient Via Francigena pilgrimage from England to St Peter's in Rome.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship The Dean, Precentor, and Canon Pastor of Gloucester Cathedral consider the importance of rest and relaxation.

9.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Catrin Nye looks at caliphates, and hears opinion on the declaration of a new Islamic state in Iraq.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong Last Wednesday's service from from St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh.

Monday 4.30pm (R4 FM) Beyond Belief Ernie Rae chairs a discussion about the seven deadly sins (1/8).

Wednesday 11am The Waiting Raymond Tallis considers waiting, and how it is often used as a way of exerting power.

3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong from Edington Priory, Wiltshire, during the Edington Festival of Music within the Liturgy.

8.45pm (R4) Four Thought The comedian Rosie Wilby proposes the end of monogamy.

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