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Coming up this week on TV and on radio

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27 November 2020

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HIGHLIGHT: A Service for Advent with Carols Live from St John’s College, Cambridge.

Sunday 3pm, Radio 3


TELEVISION: Sunday 10.30am (BBC1) Sunday Worship A service for Advent Sunday from Brecon Cathedral.

12.20pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones presents the boys’ semi-final of the BBC Young Chorister of the Year.

Monday 7pm (Sky Arts) Leonardo: The works A sur­vey of the work of Leonardo da Vinci, including his Annunciation in the Uffizi Gallery (1/2).


RADIO: Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship The theologian Gilbert Markus explores cities of pilgrimage on the eve of St Andrew’s Day.

10.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Canadian Uighurs tell Idil Mussa about those who have been through Chinese re-education.

Monday 4pm (R4) Moving Pictures An exami­na­­tion of the Easter Day page of the Sher­borne Missal (3/3).

4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests, including the Bishop of Manchester, Dr David Walker, dep­uty chairman of the Church Com­mis­sioners, discuss religious re­­sponses to debt (2/7).

Tuesday 9am (R4) The Long View Jonathan Freedland draws parallels between the 17th-century Puritans’ ban on Christmas and the prospects for Christmas this year (4/4).

Wednesday 9am (R4) Reith Lectures The former Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney charts how people have come to esteem financial value over human value (1/4).

3.30pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from Salisbury Cathedral.

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