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Week ahead

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24 October 2014

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HIGHLIGHT: Voices of the First World War Archive material from the Imperial War Museum and the BBC tell the story of the First World War through the voices of those who were there (1-5/10).

Radio 4 1.45pm Monday to Friday

 

TELEVISION

Sunday 4.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise An evening of hymns from the Royal Albert Hall, featuring the new Gospel Choir of the Year.

Monday 8.30pm (BBC1) Baby P: The untold story Some of those connected with the death of Peter Connelly in 2007, including Sharon Shoesmith, are interviewed.

9pm (ITV) Grantchester Another case for James Runcie's fictional sleuth, the Revd Sidney Chambers (4/6).

Tuesday 9pm (BBC2) Human Universe Brian Cox looks at how our sense of where we are in space and time has changed (4/5).

9pm (BBC4) Architects of the Divine: the first Gothic Age Dr Janina Ramirez looks at Gloucester Cathedral and King's College Chapel, Cambridge.

 

RADIO

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship The Chaplain of Merton College, Oxford, the Revd Dr Simon Jones, and the Revd Professor Alister McGrath explore the life and spirituality of J. R. R. Tolkien.

9.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Audrey Brown goes to Zambia to explore whether its constitutional statement - Zambia is a "Christian nation" - is still relevant.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of Wednesday's service from Chelmsford Cathedral, sung by the cathedral choir under the direction of James Davy.

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