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Coming up in the week ahead on TV and on radio

10 December 2021


HIGHLIGHT: Faith in Music The Roman Catholic composer Sir James MacMillan considers the faith lives of three composers, beginning with Mozart and his religious upbringing (1/3). Thursday 11.30am, Radio 4 FM


TELEVISION: Sunday 11.30am (BBC1) Heaven Made At Quarr Abbey, on the Isle of Wight, Fr Gregory oversees the production of Abbey Ale (2/3).

1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The Revd Kate Bottley explores the Christmas market in Lincoln.

Monday 9pm (BBC2) David Baddiel: Social media, anger and us The comedian explores the impact of social media on our behaviour.


RADIO: Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship A service of jazz carols from Highfields Church, Cardiff.

10.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Nadine Bachelor-Hunt explores black Jewish identity.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of this week’s choral vespers from Buckfast Abbey, for the Immaculate Conception.

5pm (R3) The Listening Service Tom Service investigates the stories that surround Handel’s Messiah.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests explore the links between Christianity and boxing (4/7).

Tuesday 7.30pm (R3) Radio 3 in Concert The Sixteen’s programme includes Bob Chilcott’s Advent Antiphons. Recorded at Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

Wednesday 9am (R4) The Reith Lectures Professor Stuart Russell looks at the issue of the threat to jobs from Artificial Intelligence (3/4).

4pm (R3) Choral Evensong From Sacred Trinity, Salford, with the HeartEdge Manchester Choral Scholars. Recorded on 26 November.

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