t4w TV and Radio suggestions for the coming week

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t4w TV and Radio weekly top five
09/04/2016 – 15/04/2016

In t4w recommends… in a week when the schedules look a bit thin but contain some real nuggets.

 

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TV Picks

 

Saturday 9 April 20.40-22.00
PBS America
The Great Math Mystery
The impact of maths on our lives. We knew it was a lot…but this much? (Why do the Americans call it “Math”?)

Sunday 10 April 22.50-1.55
ITV 4
Film: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Ignore the long title. Ignore the the fact that it’s a Western. Do not ignore a very fine film and a very fine performance by Brad Pitt. Definitely one to be recorded.

Tuesday 12 April 22.00-23.00
BBC4
Jerusalem: The Making of a Holy City
Just such a fascinating place – all religion is there. Simon Sebag-Montefiore unravels it all.

 

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Radio Picks

 

Saturday 9 April 10.00-13.00
Classic FM
Bill Turnbull
If you enjoyed the ever-likeable Mr T on “Breakfast” then you may enjoy him just as much at his new home.

Monday 11 April 21.00-21.30
Radio 4
Rewinding the Menopause
Can the big M be kept at bay? Maybe…just maybe.

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