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Coming up this week on TV and on radio

22 November 2019


HIGHLIGHT: Nine Truths To close the BBC’s Year of Beliefs, a debate in Coventry that explores the values of groups of young people. At the end, they will be invited to produce nine “truths”: moral maxims to live by. Wednesday 8pm Radio 4


TELEVISION: Friday 7.30pm (C4) Unreported World Sahar Zand meets social-media stars in Iraq who live under threat of assassination.

9pm (BBC2) The Name of the Rose Brother William deduces that the killings are not random, but part of a pattern (6/8).

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise YolanDa Brown hosts the Songs of Praise Gospel Choir of the Year grand final (2/2).

8pm (BBC1) His Dark Materials Lyra and the Gyptians consult the Witches’ Consul (4/8).

Monday 8.30pm (BBC1) How to Brainwash a Million People: Panorama Richard Bilton uncovers the reality of China’s “re-education camps”.

9pm (BBC1) Meat: A threat to our planet? Liz Bonnin investigates the environmental effect of our meat consumption.


RADIO: Friday 1.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul A look at the Maghen David: a restored synagogue in Kolkata which is looked after by Muslim caretakers.

Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Mark Tully and Lord Sacks discuss God’s loving nature in contrast to tales of his wrath (repeat).

8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship Students from Cranmer Hall, Durham, reflect on their calling to serve those around them.

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

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong An archive broadcast recorded in St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, on 19 November 1975.

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