HIGHLIGHT: Something Understood The Revd Malcolm Doney explores people’s relationship with food, and the spiritual side of preparing meals.
Sunday 6.05am, Radio 4
TELEVISION: Sunday 5pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Pam Rhodes explores why the Great Fire of London was seen as an act of God.
HIGHLIGHT: Ramblings Clare Balding walks part of the Pilgrims Way, from Winchester to Canterbury. She is joined by Canon Clare Edwards, from Canterbury Cathedral (2/6)
HIGHLIGHTS: 9/11: The longest war News reports, interviews, and personal stories.8pm onwards Nat Geographic, Saturday
Air Crash Investigation 9/11 A series of documentaries about the plane that hit the Pentagon.8pm onwards Nat Geographic, Sunday
TELEVISION: Sunday 5.10pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise S...
HIGHLIGHT: Sunday Worship The Bishop of London, the Rt Revd Richard Chartres, preaches live from St Stephen Walbrook, London, to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire
HIGHLIGHT: Making History Can Sir Christopher Wren really have helped to destroy St Paul’s Cathedral? (5/8)
3pm Radio 4 FM, Tuesday
TELEVISION: Sunday 5.15pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise The Rugby League Challenge Cup Fans Choir’s performance at Saturday’s final at Wembley Stadium...
HIGHLIGHT: What Point Prison? The Debate In front of an invited audience in Nottingham, Stephen Sackur chairs a debate about the role of prison in the 21st century.
8pm Radio 4 FM, Wednesday
TELEVISION: Sunday 4.25pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise Robert Beckford reports on the Notting Hill Carnival&rsq...
HIGHLIGHT: Songs for the Dead Marie-Louise Muir reports on the art of keening, when women were paid to wail at funerals.
11.30am Radio 4, Tuesday
TELEVISION: Sunday 4.25pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise Josie d’Arby finds out how Christians in the Gypsy and Traveller community express th...
HIGHLIGHT: Prime Minister’s Props How Neville Chamberlain’s umbrella came to define him as the defender of peace. (1/5)
9.30am Radio 4, Wednesday
TELEVISION: Friday 11.40pm (BBC1) Olympics 2016: Opening Ceremony Live from Rio de Janeiro.
Sunday 4.25pm (BBC2) Songs of Praise A cel...
HIGHLIGHT: Malawi’s Big Charity Secret Simon Cox looks at the activities of Development Aid from People to People, a charity controlled by a cult-like group whose members complain of being brainwashed
HIGHLIGHT: The Global Philosopher Sixty people from 30 countries join a digital studio at Harvard University to discuss the philosophical issues underlying climate change.
9am Radio 4, Thursday
TELEVISION: Sunday 5.10pm (BBC1) Songs of Praise Josie d’Arby visits the island of Iona to exami...