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Coming up this week on TV and on radio

12 June 2020


HIGHLIGHT: Sunday Worship Cardinal Vincent Nichols celebrates mass for the feast of Corpus Christi, live from Westminster Cathedral. It will be the first live radio broadcast, and the first radio outside broadcast of a church service in the UK since the lockdown. No congregation will be present. 

Sunday 8.10am, Radio 4


TELEVISION: Saturday 10.30am (BBC1) The Queen’s Official Birthday Huw Edwards introduces a ceremony from the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Sunday 10.45am (BBC1) Sunday Worship A service from Holy Trinity, Platt Lane, Manchester.

11.15am (BBC1) Sunday Morning Stories The Revd Kate Bottley looks at individuals who have helped others regardless of their spiritual beliefs.

1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones introduces more stories of people who find spiritual inspiration in the great outdoors.


RADIO: Friday 9.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul In the final programme of this series, John McCarthy brings together those who have been reflecting on faith during the coronavirus crisis.

Sunday 6.05am (R4) Something Understood Dr Sarah Goldingay argues that it is possible to have a spiritual experience inspired by the natural world (repeat).

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s archive recording from York Minster, first broadcast on 10 June 2009.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong An archive recording from Trinity College, Cambridge, first broadcast on 30 June 2010.

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