Coming up this week on TV and on radio

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28 June 2019

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HIGHLIGHT: Choral Evensong Live from King’s College, Cambridge, a special evensong to mark the retirement of Stephen Cleobury after 37 years as organist and director of music. Wednesday 3.30pm, Radio 3

 

TELEVISION: Saturday 7.10pm (C5) The Secrets Behind King’s Arthur’s Sacred Sites New evidence at sacred sites in England and Wales suggests that the mythical figure may have been a real person.

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Katherine Jenkins visits Caernarfon Castle, and Pam Rhodes meets Archbishop Angaelos of the Coptic Orthodox Church.

Sunday 9pm (C5) Really, Really Rude Comedy Jennifer Saunders introduces clips on the subject of religion.

Monday 9pm (Alibi) Waco A drama based on the last days of the Branch Davidian sect and its leader, David Koresh (1/6).

RADIO: Friday 11am (R4) The Secret History of Science and Religion Nick Spencer examines social and political upheaval in the 18th and 19th centuries (2/3).

1.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul Why are there no Christians on the Egyptian national football team? Are Copts being discriminated against?

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship Live from the RC St David’s Metropolitan Cathedral, Cardiff, to mark the feast of St Peter and St Paul.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong An archive recording from St Thomas’s, Fifth Avenue, New York, first broadcast in 1987.

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