HIGHLIGHT: Billy Connolly's Big Send Off The
comedian goes on a personal journey to explore attitudes towards
death and dying (1/2).
ITV 9pm Wednesday
Sunday 5pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise
David Grant hosts the second of three programmes in the School
Choir of the Year competition.
10pm (Nat Geographic) Stem Cell Universe
with Stephen Hawking Is there an alternative to embryonic stem
cells for medical research?
Thursday 9.30pm (BBC2) Blurred Lines: The
new battle of the sexes Kirsty Wark wonders whether online
abuse against women reflects changing attitudes in society.
Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday
Worship A morning service from the Lighthouse Christian
9.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul
Matt Wells investigates religious leaders' strict authority in
ultra-Orthodox enclaves in New York.
3pm (R3) Choral Evensong Last
Wednesday's service from St John's College, Cambridge.
Monday to Friday 10.45pm (R3) The Essay:
Dylan Thomas CentenaryFive writers and artists reflect on the
ways in which they connect with the poet.
Monday 9am (R4) Start the Week Anne
McElvoy and guests discuss Greek myth and its influence on
Tuesday 3.30pm (R4) Costing the Earth
Where will our food come from in the future? A discussion from the
Bristol Food Connections Festival.
Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong
live from Tewkesbury Abbey.