Presented by Bill Turnbull and Sian Williams , and from 9.00
Susanna Reid. (S)
Ken Horn cooks spare ribs and Silvano Franco has tips on food you can freeze for Christmas.
From the archives,
Jamie Oliver prepares a tray bake of pork, potatoes, parsnips and pears-and MadhurJaffrey's tour of India takes her to the sweet shops of west Bengal.
Antony Worrall Thompson hosts the interactive show. Producer Michael Connock
Editor Elaine Bancroft (S) BBCi: special features via handset, or www.bbc.co.uk/food/saturdaykitchen
Once the favoured tipple of revolutionaries, now a global cafe phenomenon, Alan Coxon and Kathy Sykes explore the history of coffee.
(R)(S) RECIPE CARDS: free from [number removed](calls charged at national rate)
Discrimination, signed opera, hearing loss after bombings and news of the deaflympics are on today's agenda. Presented by Tessa Padden. With sign language, voiceover and in-vision subtitles. Repeated on Tuesday at 1.30am on BBC1 www.bbc.co.uk/seehear Then The Witness A first-hand account of a historic event. (R) (S)
The birth of London Underground and the car. (R) (S)
Samuel L Jackson discusses S.W.A.T. Plus reviews of Thirteen and Brother Bear.
Shown last Tue on BBC1 (S)
Insubordination. A captain seems intent on undermining Samuels. (R)(S)
TheBigRipoff. The death of a pilot brings an insurance scam to light. Jill Clayburgh guest-stars. (R)(S)
5/7. The Crooked Man. How are a quarrel and a crippled conjurer linked to events in India? Dramatised by Alfred Shaughnessy
First shown on ITV(S)
Dan Cruickshank looks at the power stuggles behind the building of a palace in tribute to the Duke of Marlborough's victory at Blenheim in 1704. (Revised rpt) (S)
Betty goes into labour, but Frank takes his time getting her to hospital. More tomorrow 4.30pm. Today and tomorrow's episodes written by Raymond Allen (R) (S)
Swindon sees more antiques dusted down, priced up and flogged on. With Paul Martin. Producer Hannah Comeck ; Executive producer Jane Lomas (R) (S)
The Daily Sport's Tony Livesey reviews the headlines.
Director Vernon Antcliff ; Producer Helen Bowdur (S)
Second World War action drama starring Cliff Robertson. An RAF squadron is assigned a perilous mission to raze an apparently indestructible factory which manufactures fuel for German rockets. Review page 55.
Director Walter E Grauman (1964, PG) (S) (W)
WgCdr Roy Grant:
Lt Erik Bergman:
Air Marshal Davis:
Sqn Ldr Bill Adams:
Flight Lt Gillibrand:
Fl ight Lt Scott:
1/2. From illegitimate son to romantic hero, this is the story that became a legend. Born to a governess, Lawrence was recruited by British intelligence to support an Arab revolt against Turkish rule during the First World War. Archive footage and readings by Michael Maloney from Lawrence's book Seven Pillars of Wisdom add flavour to the tale.
Producer James Hawes : Executive producers Nick Catlrff. Carol Sennett (S)
Celebrities state the case for the final three books as the search for the nation's best-loved novel draws to a close.
The results will be announced next week.
9.00 Driven by passion for Leo Tolstoy 's historical epic
War and Peace, Simon Schama visits Moscow.
9.30 Louisa May Alcott 's classic story of growing up,
Little Women, is championed by Sandi Toksvig.
10.00 The real story behind Charlotte Bronte's
Jane Eyre is revealed by Lorraine Kelly.
Votes can be cast on [number removed] (calls cost 15p), by texting 86200 (maximum 12p) or via the website www.bbc.co.uk/bigread. Digital satellite/cable viewers can vote via the remote control. Hosted by Clive Anderson. Directors Georgina Harvey. James Runcie and Merryn Threadgould
Series producers Michael Poole and Mary Sackville West (S) The Big Read: Battle of the Books is on Friday at 9pm on BBC4
RTSHOP: The Big Read Book of Books, £11.99 inc p&p. To ordertelephone [number removed] (calls charged at national rate) Reading glasses offer: page 8
An extended version of yesterday's quiz, with a guest host and panellists joining captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton. Shown yesterdayonBBCl(S)
Can comedian Ross Noble persuade Paul Merton to cast Craig David and religious rock into Orwellian oblivion?
Shown last Monday (S)
Robert Altman 's Oscar-winning comedy drama. The
Replacement Party launches a campaign to promote its presidential candidate in Tennessee with a weekend-long rally featuring a country music concert. Review page 55.
(1975) (S) (W) Barry Norman on Lily Tomlin : page 53; Film trivia: page 67
Pfc Glenn Kelly:
Repeats are not indicated. www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone
Exam Revision 3.00 GCSE Bitesize: Biology: cell activity, plants as organisms and living things in their environment. (S) Languages 5.00 Work Talk: Germany