Week ahead

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08 February 2019

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HIGHLIGHT: Heart and Soul Mike Wooldridge presents a series featuring people who have made hard choices to do what they felt was right. The first is about a woman who has befriended her son’s murderer.

Friday, 1.30pm World Service

 

TELEVISION: Saturday 8pm (C5) Digging Up Britain’s Past Could a dig on the Lancashire-Yorkshire border throw light on the Pendle witch trials of 1612? (6/6)

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Katherine Jenkins explores the history of St Valentine.

10.30pm (BBC4) Britten’s “War Requiem”: Staging a masterpiece A glimpse behind the scenes of a performance by the ENO of War Requiem to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice.

12.05am (C4) Ride upon the Storm Krogh’s son August is suffering the consequences of his mistake (3/10).

Thursday 9pm (C5) They Lend It, You Spend It: The loan shop A look at the work of Community First Credit Union (1/2).

 

RADIO: Friday 11am (R4) Parkland: One year on Dave Cullen examines the Never Again movement in the United States, formed after the high-school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service from St Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s service from Hereford Cathedral.

Tuesday 8pm (R4) File on 4 Learning-disabled people are being moved out of hospital units and into their own supported homes. Is it working? (5/10).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong A service live from Leeds Cathedral.

Thursday 9am (R4) In Our Time Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the biblical story of Judith and Holofernes and its portrayal by artists.

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