Coming up this week on TV and radio

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14 June 2019

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HIGHLIGHT: Names in the Sky To mark Children’s Hospice Week, Justin Wiggan creates a “sonic memory garden” at Ty Hafan children’s hospice, in the Vale of Glamorgan. Tuesday 11am, Radio 4 FM

 

TELEVISION: Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Sean Fletcher meets a father who donated a kidney to save his son’s life.

Thursday 9pm (ITV) Death Row: countdown to execution Susanna Reid travels to Texas to meet a death-row prisoner, and is outside the execution chamber on the day the sentence is carried out (2/2).

 

RADIO: Friday 1.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul Rebecca Henschke hears how Christians from South Korea are smuggling Bibles and messages to secret worshippers in North Korea (repeat).

Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Rabbi Shoshana Boyd Gelfand explores our fascination with immortality (repeat).

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service marking Trinity Sunday, and Father’s Day, from Glasgow University.

3pm (R3) A repeat of last week’s choral vespers from the London Oratory.

Monday 8pm (R4) My Name Is Why do mentally ill people find it so hard to get help on the streets? (12/13)

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong An archive recording from Truro Cathedral, first broadcast on 17 June 1998.

Thursday 11.30am (R4) The Art of Now: Music of the Ka’kai Farhad al-Kake examines the secret music of his ancient Kurdish religion.

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