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Coming up this week on TV and on Radio

17 January 2020


HIGHLIGHT: Losing It: Our mental health emergency A look inside Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust: as the stigma of talking about mental-health problems has lifted, so the number of people asking for help has increased. (1/4) Tuesday 10pm Channel 4


TELEVISION: Friday 9pm (ITV) Grantchester Will and Leonard witness a fatal accident (2/6).

9.30pm (BBC4) Stewart Copeland’s Adventures in Music The musician explores the power that music has to bring people together (1/3).

11.05pm (BBC2) Front Row Late Mary Beard and guests discuss the links between culture, money, and power (1/6).

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The Revd Kate Bottley visits Kinross, and hears why the goose is a symbol of the Holy Spirit in the Celtic Church.

8pm (BBC1) Call the Midwife Lucille is trapped in a lift with a prejudiced woman (3/8).

RADIO: Friday 1.30pm (World Service) Heart and Soul Lucy Ash asks why the building of new churches in Russia has sparked mass protests.

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service for the beginning of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, from Loughinisland Church of Ireland Parish Church, Seaforde, Co. Down.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of last week’s archive recording from Guildford Cathedral, first broadcast on 15 January 1997.

Wednesday 3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong A service from the Chapel of the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, recorded on 17 September 2019.

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29 September 2020
Festival of Preaching
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