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Coming up this week on TV and on radio

26 May 2023


HIGHLIGHT: Analysis: We know how to stop knife crime, so why don’t we do it? Jon Yates, of the Youth Endowment Fund, looks at prevention schemes and what support is still needed (1/9).

Monday 8.30pm, Radio 4.


TELEVISION: Sunday 10.30am (BBC1) A Celebration for Pentecost From Birmingham City Church.

1.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Sean Fletcher discovers the part St Margaret’s, Westminster, plays in the day-to-day life of politicians.

Monday 9pm (BBC2) Once Upon a Time in Northern Ireland Killings, explosions, intimidation, and street disorder become widespread. (2/5).


RADIO: Friday 11.30am (World Service) Heart and Soul One of the founding principles in the United States is that Church and State are separate, but is American “evangelical” Christianity more a form of politics than religion today?

Sunday 8.10am (R4) Sunday Worship The Revd Dr Stephen Wigley, from the Amelia Trust Farm, part of the mission of the Methodist Church in Wales, explores the creator spirit.

3pm (R3) Choral Evensong A repeat of this week’s live service from St Paul’s Cathedral.

Monday 4pm (R4) The Sky’s the Limit? How can airports achieve net zero?

Tuesday 10pm (R3) Free Thinking A discussion on the exploration of history in fiction, documentary, and museum displays, as the Imperial War Museum puts on a new exhibition on the Troubles.

Wednesday 4pm (R3) Choral Evensong From Keble College, Oxford, on the Feast of the Visit of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Elizabeth. Recorded on 27 April.

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