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Week ahead

29 August 2014


HIGHLIGHT: What's the Point of . . . the Methodists? Quentin Letts asks whether Methodists are victims of their own success (2/4).

Radio 4 9am Tuesday



Sunday 5.30pm (BBC1) Junior Songs of Praise A children's edition of the programme from Gateshead Quays.

Monday 9pm (BBC4) Return to Betjemanland A. N. Wilson visits places of significance to the poet.

11pm (C4) Pakistan's Streets of Shame A report on the lives of the young people who are forced to work on the streets.



Friday 11am (R4) Lives in a Landscape Alan Dein meets "doulas" who provide palliative care for people who are dying (2/4).

6.30pm (R4) The Brig Society Marcus Brigstocke decides to form his own religion, based on peace, kindness -and perhaps even war (5/6).

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from Fisherwick Presbyterian Church, Belfast.

9.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul John Laurenson explores euthanasia in France and Belgium.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A service broadcast last Wednesday from the Chapel of Cheltenham College.

3pm (R4) Classic Serial: Anthony Trollope's Framley Parsonage The fourth novel in the Chronicles of Barsetshire (1/3).

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests examine the term "Holy Spirit" (3/8).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong from St Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh.

8pm (R4) Agree to Differ Matthew Taylor and guests discuss the city of Jerusalem (3/3).

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