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Week ahead

09 December 2016


HIGHLIGHT: Muslims Like Us Ten participants who represent the Muslim faith take up residence in a house together to explore their beliefs (1-2/2).
Monday and Tuesday 9pm, BBC2


TELEVISION: Sunday 10am (BBC1) Fern Britton Meets. . . The presenter talks to Michael Gove about the convictions that underpin his life (3/4).
5.20pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The Revd Kate Bottley takes a group of seriously ill children and their families on a trip to Lapland.
Tuesday 9pm (BBC4) Digging for Britain Alice Roberts visits archaeological digs, including a look at Lindisfarne, which was sacked by Vikings 1000 years ago (2/3).
Wednesday 9pm (More4) Ireland with Ardal O’Hanlon. The Irish actor sets out to prove that not all the Irish are “superstitious, God-fearing, whiskey-sodden chancers”.


RADIO: Sunday 7am (R2) Good Morning Sunday Guests include the comedian Deborah Frances-White, who discusses her years as a Jehovah’s Witness.
8.10am (R4 FM) Sunday Worship A service for the third Sunday of Advent.
3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s service from St Paul’s Cathedral.
Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea explores the place of faith in today’s world (4/8).
Wednesday 9am (R4) Midweek Libby Purves’s guests include Fr Eugene O’Hagan, of the musical trio The Priests.
3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Recorded in December 2005 at St George’s Cathedral, Cape Town.
8pm (R4) We Need to Talk about Death Joan Bakewell and her panel talk about the reality of dying, and what we should expect in our final days and hours (3/4).
Thursday 11am (R4) Crossing Continents Jill McGivering goes to India to meet victims of radical Hinduism (5/9).

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