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Coming up in the week ahead on TV and on radio

17 September 2021


HIGHLIGHT: Late Junction To mark the 700th anniversary of Dante’s death, Verity Sharp explores musical expressions of the struggle for the human soul, from Hildegard von Bingen to Puce Mary. Friday 11pm, Radio 3


TELEVISION: Friday 9pm (ITV) Grantchester A formal complaint about Leonard is made to the Archdeacon (3/8).

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The Revd Kate Bottley joins Christians in Hackney as churches prepare to celebrate Harvest.

Monday 9pm (Channel 4) Bin Laden: The Road to 9/11 In 1998, Osama Bin Laden calls for “the murder of any American anywhere on Earth” (3/3).

Wednesday 9pm (BBC1) Prince Philip: The Royal Family remembers Originally intended to mark the Prince’s 100th birthday, members of the Royal Family reflect on his life and legacy.


RADIO: Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship The Moderator of the Irish Presbyterian Church, the Rt Revd Dr David Bruce, reflects on how hope may be found in situations of despair.

10.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul The director of the Vatican observatory, Brother Guy Consolmagno, talks about his work.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of this week’s service from Edington Priory, recorded on 27 August during the Edington Festival of Music within the Liturgy.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea and guests focus on Scotland and the Union (6/8).

Wednesday 4pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Warwick.

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