Coming up this week on TV and radio

23 February 2018


HIGHLIGHT: Civilisations Simon Schama chronicles the formative part played by art and the creative spirit in the forging of humanity (1/9).

Thursday 9pm, BBC2


TELEVISION: Friday 9pm (BBC2) An Island Parish: After the hurricane Cameras return to the Caribbean island of Anguilla in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which struck in September 2017.

Sunday 3.30pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The Revd Kate Bottley looks at the origins of the St John Ambulance.

9pm (BBC2) Life and Death Row: The mass execution As the scheduled execution date approaches, one inmate and his family try to postpone it (2/4).

RADIO: Sunday 8.10am (R4 FM only until 8.30) Sunday Worship. A service live from St John the Baptist, Cardiff.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s service from King’s College, Cambridge.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Recorded in Durham Cathedral Chapter House with the Durham Cathedral Consort of Singers.

8.45pm (R4) Lent Talks The writer and artist Theo Hobson explores performance art as a way of expressing penitence (2/6).

Thursday 8.30pm (R4) The Bottom Line Does an ethical approach to business pay off? (4/8).

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