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Week Ahead

21 February 2014


HIGHLIGHT: The Essay Madeleine Bunting, Mark Vernon, Lady Neuberger, David Starkey, and Michael Symmons Roberts explore what counts as forgiveness.

Radio 3 10.45pm Monday to  Friday


Friday 8.30pm (BBC2) An Island Parish The Methodist lay preacher on Sark faces the prospect of leaving to begin ministerial training (6/6).

Sunday 4.45pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Huw Edwards looks forward to St David's Day with the people of Llandaff.

8pm (BBC1) Call the Midwife The new local curate invites Trixie on a date (6/8).

Tuesday 9pm (BBC2) The Necessary War Max Hastings argues that the First World War was unavoidable.



Saturday 12.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Rustam Qobil looks at the Sufi and Shia minorities in Afghanistan (1/2).

Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Hardeep Singh Kohli reflects on the relationship between fathers and sons.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from Wesley's Chapel, London.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last Wednesday's archive broadcast from St Albans.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests discuss the future of religious institutions in Britain (7/12).

Tuesday 3.30pm (R4) Costing the Earth Tom Heap looks at how the trend to lead a greener life can continue into death.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from Truro Cathedral.

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