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Week ahead

04 April 2014


HIGHLIGHT: Crossing Continents Tim Whewell travels across the Central African Republic with the RC Archbishop of Bangui, and the country's Chief Imam, as they try to reconcile their communities (3/8).

Radio 4 11am Thursday



Friday 7.30pm (C4) A Very British Mission Ade Adepitan visits Pentecostal West African churches, and meets people whose lives have been changed.

Sunday 3.55pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Sally Magnusson talks to Cardinal Vincent Nichols.

Sunday 6.55pm, Monday to Friday 7.55pm (C4) Lent Diaries An exploration of the success of Pentecostal West African churches in the UK.

Monday 9pm (BBC3) Banged Up and Left to Fail? A young ex-convict, Natalie Atkinson, examines the impact of serving a prison sentence on young adult offenders.

10pm (BBC2) Rev A Turner Prizewinning artist asks if he can unveil a new installation in St Saviour's (3/6).

Thursday 9pm (BBC3) Porn: What's the harm? Jameela Jamil speaks to young people about how pornography has affected them.



Saturday 7.05pm (World Service) A Good Man in Rwanda Mark Doyle tells the story of Captain Mbaye Diagne.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from John Keble Church in Mill Hill, London.

5.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Last Wednesday's service from St Paul's Cathedral.

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

8.45pm (R4) Lent Talks Marina Warner discusses the power of places (5/6).

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