Coming up this week on TV and radio

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24 November 2017

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HIGHLIGHT: The Garden of Eden: Revealed Archaeologists explore what they believe may be a link between ancient stone monuments in Turkey and the biblical story of Eden.

Friday 10pm Channel 5

TELEVISION: Sunday 3.15pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise: Gospel Choir of the Year Five choirs compete at Westminster Central Hall (1/2).

Monday 9pm (BBC2) Employable Me Eight disabled job-seekers try to find work. Can employers see the person behind the condition? (1/4)

RADIO: Sunday 8.10am (R4 FM) Sunday Worship. A service from St Giles’s Cathedral, Edinburgh, marking the 100th anniversary of the death of Elsie Inglis, who founded the Scottish Women’s Hospitals.

9am (R3) Sacred River Neil MacGregor introduces six-hours of continuous classical music inspired by world faiths.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s archive broadcast from York Minster, in 1996, to mark the 100th birthday of the organist and choirmaster Dr Francis Jackson.

Monday to Friday 9.45am (R4 FM) Living with the Gods Neil MacGregor concludes his series with an overview of the part played by religious practice in human societies (26-30/30).

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief (R4) Ernie Rea and guests discuss sacred architecture (3/8).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from the Old Royal Naval College, London.

Thursday 11am (R4) Crossing Continents Linda Pressly reports from the West Bank on how the horse-breeding scene brings Palestinians and Jews together.

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