HIGHLIGHT: A Celebration for Ascension Day A service from St Martin-in-the-Fields, London, led by the Vicar, the Revd Dr Sam Wells
HIGHLIGHT: Shakespeare Live! From the RSC BBC’s Shakespeare Festival begins at Stratford-upon-Avon, with a celebration of the life, work, and legacy of the Bard.
8.30pm BBC2, Saturday
TELEVISION: Friday 7.30pm (C4) Unreported World Krishnan Guru-Murthy travels to Israel to reveal how Holocaust survi...
HIGHLIGHT: The Queen’s 90th Birthday Live coverage from Windsor as the Queen and Prince Philip walk through the town
HIGHLIGHT: The Story of God with Morgan Freeman A documentary series that follows the evolution of religion around the world (1/6).
8pm Nat Geographic, Sunday
TELEVISION: Sunday 10am (BBC1) The Big Questions Nicky Campbell and guests discuss whether there is more truth in Shakespeare than in the B...
HIGHLIGHT: Something Understood The former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Williams reflects on the meaning of Easter.
HIGHLIGHT: The Passion A street-theatre performance depicting the last days of Jesus’s life, staged in Manchester, and inspired by Bach’s St Matthew Passion.
7pm BBC4, Easter Day
TELEVISION: Good Friday 9am (BBC1) In the Footsteps of Judas The Revd Kate Bottley visits Jerusalem to re-examine the cas...
HIGHLIGHT: Songs of Praise John Craven joins the Archbishop of York on his pilgrimage through the diocese of York.
4.40pm BBC1, Sunday
TELEVISION: Sunday 9pm (Discovery) Jesus
HIGHLIGHT: The Queen’s 90th Birthday: A service of celebration for Commonwealth Day Live coverage of the annual multi-faith celebration at Westminster Abbey
HIGHLIGHT: Dunblane: Our story Marking the 20th anniversary of the atrocity in Dunblane, family members, and a survivor, tell their story.
9pm BBC2, Wednesday
TELEVISION: Sunday 5pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Grandmothers describe how they are full-time carers for their grandchildren.
8pm (BBC1) Cal...
HIGHLIGHT: Simon Schama: The obliterators The historian looks at the destruction of ancient sites in Syria and Iraq at the hands of IS.
1.30pm Radio 4, Sunday
TELEVISION: Sunday 4.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Aled Jones visits Port Talbot, where workers in the steel industry await news of redunda...