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Week ahead

17 March 2017


HIGHLIGHT: Songs of Praise Aled Jones follows the work of a hospital chaplain, who talks about life on the wards.
Sunday 3.55pm, BBC1


Friday 9pm
(BBC2) Wild Ireland: The edge of the world Colin Stafford-Johnson visits places such as Skellig Islands, where early Christian monks built a monastery 1500 years ago (1/2).
Monday 8.30pm (BBC1) Britain’s Home-Care Crisis: Panorama Sian Lloyd looks at the problem of people who are waiting to leave hospital but have no home care.


Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Mark Tully looks at religious piety, and how achievable it is.
8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship The fourth in a series of services for Lent from St Patrick’s RC Church, Newtownards, Co. Down.
10.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Anna Holligan meets the women at the first female-led mosque in Scandinavia.
3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last Wednesday’s service from Winchester College.
Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Robert Beckford and guests discuss interfaith worship (4/6).
10.45pm (R3) The Free Thinking Essay Seb Falk examines the life of monks at Tynemouth Priory in the 14th century (1/10).
Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong live from York Minster.
8.45pm (R4) Lent Talks Ben Judah talks about migrants, and his family’s journey, over the centuries, from Baghdad to London. (3/6).

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