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Coming up in the week ahead on TV and on Radio

13 May 2022


HIGHLIGHT: The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebration An all-star cast, including Dame Helen Mirren and Tom Cruise, meet at Windsor Castle to pay tribute to the Queen’s 70 years on the throne.

Sunday 8pm, ITV


TELEVISION: Friday 9pm (Drama) Sister Boniface Mysteries In the final episode of the series, a beauty-pageant contestant is murdered (10/10).

Sunday 1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones visits Great Ormond Street Hospital to mark National Children’s Day.

Wednesday 8pm (BBC1) The Repair Shop A book specialist repairs a Jewish prayer book belonging to a couple who survived a concentration camp.


RADIO: Friday 11am (R4) In Dark Corners An investigation into historic abuse in some of the country’s elite boarding schools (1/3).

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship Live from Newcastle Cathedral, a service which celebrates the concept of a city, and focuses on social, climate, and racial justice, ahead of next week’s National Cathedrals Conference.

10.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul Stuart Butler travels to Kenya to meet one of the laibon, the mystic men of the Maasai.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of this week’s service from St Paul’s, Knightsbridge, sung by the BBC Singers.

Monday 4.30pm (R4) Beyond Belief Ernie Rea hosts a panel of people with autism who explore their relationship with faith (7/7).

Wednesday 4pm (R3) Choral Evensong Live from Durham Cathedral.

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27-28 September 2022
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