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Week ahead

01 May 2015


HIGHLIGHT: The Last Days of Jesus Christ Bishop Tom Wright and the writer Naomi Alderman present their interpretations of why Jesus was killed (4/6).

8pm Channel 5 Thursday

TELEVISION: Sunday 4.30pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise: School Choir of the Year The senior-school semi-final.

Monday 8.30pm (BBC1) VE Day: Remembering victory. Members of the "Victory Generation" share their memories of the biggest street party 70 years ago.

Thursday 9.55pm (BBC1 and ITV) Election 2015 An assessment of the results as they come in.


RADIO: Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Mark Tully considers economics.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from the Methodist Central Hll, Westminster.

9.30am (R4) Heart and Soul Karishma Vaswani explores the differing attitudes to abortion in Indonesia.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last Wednesday's service from Exeter Catheral.

Tuesday 9am (R4) Alistair Cooke Memorial Lecture David Blight lectures on the American Civil War.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong livefrom The Queen's College, Oxford.

8pm (R4) Unreliable Evidence Clive Anderson explores the law and parenthood (1/4).

Thursday 9am (R4) In Our Time Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the poet Rabindranath Tagore.

11am (R4) Crossing Continents Is the influence of the Orthodox Church in schools in Georgia turning them into a breeding-ground for radical Christianity? (7/8)

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