*** DEBUG END ***

Coming up this week on TV and radio

30 June 2017


HIGHLIGHT: Melvyn Bragg on TV: The box that changed the world Using archive film, the broadcaster and his guests examine the impact of 80 years of British television.

Saturday 9pm, BBC2


TELEVISION: Sunday 4.45pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones visits Chatsworth House.

Monday 8.30pm (BBC1) The Betrayed Girls A documentary about the sex trafficking of teenage girls in Rochdale in 2012.


RADIO: Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood The Revd Malcolm Doney explores the part played by imagination in human existence and development.

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship An ordination service for Petertide from Guildford Cathedral.

9.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul David Cook looks at allegations of child abuse in the Jehovah’s Witness community.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of the recording from March 2017 of the choir of Merton College, Oxford, singing Anglican evensong in St Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City.

Monday 9am (R4) Start the Week Andrew Marr and guests, including Richard Dawkins, ask whether scientists are communicating their work to the wider public.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from Durham Cathedral.

Thursday 12pm (R3) Composer of the Week: Charpentier Donald Macleod explores Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s work for the Jesuits (4/5).

Church Times Bookshop

Save money on books reviewed or featured in the Church Times. To get your reader discount:

> Click on the “Church Times Bookshop” link at the end of the review.

> Call 0845 017 6965 (Mon-Fri, 9.30am-5pm).

The reader discount is valid for two months after the review publication date. E&OE

Forthcoming Events

6-7 September 2022
Preaching as Pilgrimage conference
From the College of Preachers.

26 September 2022
What am I living for? God
Sam Wells and Lucy Winkett begin the St Martin-in-the-Fields autumn lecture series in partnership with Church Times.

27-28 September 2022
humbler church Bigger God conference
The HeartEdge Conference in Manchester includes the Theology Slam Live Final.

More events

The Church Times Archive

Read reports from issues stretching back to 1863, search for your parish or see if any of the clergy you know get a mention.

FREE for Church Times subscribers.

Explore the archive

Welcome to the Church Times

​To explore the Church Times website fully, please sign in or subscribe.

Non-subscribers can read four articles for free each month. (You will need to register.)