Coming up this week on TV and on radio

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08 November 2019

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HIGHLIGHT: Remembrance Sunday: The Cenotaph Live from Whitehall, coverage of the wreath-laying ceremony and the service of remembrance.

Sunday 10.20am BBC1 and 10.30am Radio 4

TELEVISION: Friday 7.30pm (C4) Unreported World A look at the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, in the Bahamas. Migrant workers fear that the hurricane has become an excuse to force them to leave.

Saturday 9pm (BBC1) Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance The Queen attends the annual event at the Royal Albert Hall. (Also on Radio 2 at 8pm.)

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Katherine Jenkins visits the National Memorial Arboretum near Lichfield, in Staffordshire.

RADIO: Friday 1.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul The story of Richard McKinney, a US veteran who planned to blow up a mosque, converted to Islam, and now prays in the same mosque.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A morning service live from Coventry Cathedral and Berlin.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong An archive recording from Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, first broadcast on 6 November 1974.

Monday 4pm (R4) Who Will Call Me Beloved? Tania Hershman, who spent a year as writer-in-residence at the Southern Cemetery, Manchester, talks to people about love and memory.

Tuesday 4pm (R4) Law in Action Should parents with a history of domestic abuse be allowed to see their children? (3/4).

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong from Exeter Cathedral.

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