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Chef Ken Horn celebrates the Chinese New Year with recipes that are purported to have good luck qualities. Viewers can vote for their favourite dish at the end of the programme.
From the archives.
Delia Smith prepares some classic puddings, while Gary Rhodes serves up a Sunday roast.
Presented by Gregg Wallace.
Producer Michael Connock
Editor Elaine Bancroft BBCi: special programme features are available by pressing the red button on your handset or via the website www.bbc.co.uk/food/saturdaykitchen

Contributors

Unknown:
ken horn
Unknown:
delia smith
Unknown:
gary rhodes
Presented By:
gregg wallace.
Producer:
michael connock
Editor:
elaine bancroft

Today's programme takes a look ahead to Valentine's Day and also features a discussion about the international development charity that works through volunteers - VSO. Plus, a film about Link, the Eastbourne organisation that supports deaf people, and a monthly round up of deaf news, presented by Lesley McGilp. Introduced by Clive Mason. With sign language and in-vision subtitles.
Repeated Tuesday at 2.45am on BBC1 www.bbc.co.uk/seehear

Contributors

Presented By:
lesley mcGilp.
Introduced By:
clive mason.

Regional Variations (2)

Full Circle with Michael Palin

Episode 4: Vietnam and the Philippines

Duration: 48 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for years

Michael Palin visits Hanoi, takes a sampan on the Perfume River, witnesses psychic surgery, travels to the Cu Chi tunnels but fails to see the Banaue rice terraces. Show more

Caution: Murder Can Be Hazardous to Your Health Wade Anders hosts the TV show Crime Alert, but when his rival, Bud, discovers Wade was in a pornographic film, he plans to tell everyone. Guest starring George Hamilton.

Contributors

Unknown:
wade anders
Unknown:
george hamilton.

David McVicar 's new version of Mozart's ever-popular final opera is performed at the Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden. Mixing the comic and the heroic, the musical kaleidoscope ranges from the lyricism of the young lovers Tamino and Pamina to the popular tunes of Papageno and Papagena - and beyond. Conducted by Sir Colin Davis, with the orchestra and chorus from the Royal Opera House. Sung in German with English subtitles.
Director Sue Judd ; Executive producer Oliver MacFarlane A live broadcast of The Magic Flute from the Royal Opera House is on 8 February on Radio 3. An extract from a production in Sweden is on 5 February at 1.30am on BBC2

Contributors

Unknown:
David McVicar
Conducted By:
Sir Colin Davis
Director:
Sue Judd
Producer:
Oliver MacFarlane
Tamino:
Will Hartmann (tenor)
Pamina:
Dorothea Roschmann (soprano)
Papageno:
Simon Keenlyside (baritone)
Papagena:
Ailish Tynan (soprano)
Queen of the Night:
Diana Damrau (soprano)
Sarastro:
Franz-Josef Selig (bass)
Monostatos:
Adrian Thompson (tenor)
Speak of the Temple:
Thomas Allen (baritone)
First lady:
Gillian Webster (soprano)
Second lady:
Christine Rice ( Mezzo)
Third lady:
Yvonne Howard (mezzo)
First priest:
Matthew Beale(tenor)
Second priest:
Richard van Allan (bass)
First man in armour:
Alan Oke
Second man in armour:
Graeme Broadbent
Boys Tom Chapman, Zico Shaker:
John Holland-Avery

In the first of two films Monty Python's Terry Jones unearths the secrets of this ancient world in his unique style, rooting out information about how ordinary people lived thousands of years ago. In tonight's film some surprising and little-known facts throw new light on our understanding of the ancient Egyptians.
Director Phil Grabsky
Editor Phil Reynolds
First shown on Discovery
Terry Jones hosts Crusades starting on 5 February at 8pm on UK History

Contributors

Unknown:
terry jones
Director:
phil grabsky
Editor:
phil reynolds
Unknown:
terry jones

The fourth episode of Steven Spielberg 's new sci-fi series. Acid Test. April 1970: Colonel Crawford's son stumbles on a scary alien legacy in Alaska.
Repeated on Friday at 11.35pm Part five follows at 10.25pm on BBC Choice www.bbc.co.uk/taken Taking them by storm: page 9

Contributors

Unknown:
steven spielberg
Owen Crawford:
Joel Gretsch
Sam Crawford:
Ryan Merriman
Eric Crawford:
Andy Powers
Jesse Keys:
Desmond Harrington
Amelia Keys Julie:
Ann Emery
Marty Erikson:
John Hawkes
Tom Clarke:
Ryan Hurst
Becky Clarke:
Chad Morgan

Perrier Award-winning comedian Jenny Eclair , Italian mime artist Ennio Marchetto and reggae star Beenie Man guest on the comedy show. With regulars including Al Murray as the pub landlord. Hosted by Dara O'Briain.
Director Dominic MacDonald ; Producer Karen Rosie www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/entertainment/livefloorshow

Contributors

Unknown:
jenny eclair
Artist:
ennio marchetto
Unknown:
al murray
Unknown:
dara o'Briain.
Director:
dominic macDonald
Producer:
karen rosie

r Romantic drama by The Full Monty writer Simon Beaufoy. Sheffield: Ray, a labourer and climbing enthusiast, is hired - with friend and fellow climber Steve - to paint 15 miles of pylons. But when a woman joins the project, the men's relationship begins to suffer. Review page 48.
Director Sam Miller (1998.15)

Contributors

Director:
sam miller
Ray:
Pete Postlethwaite
Gerry:
Rachel Griffiths
Steve:
James Thornton
Shovel:
Lennie James
Bob:
Andy Serkis
Weasel:
Rob Jarvis
Frank:
Alan Williams
Barmaid:
Emma Cunniffe

Comedy starring
Al Johnson and rapper Master P, with cameos by Ice Cube and Snoop Dogg. Black and Blue are struggling hustlers whose fortunes appear to be on the up when a shipment of mobiles comes into their possession. But trouble looms when the phones prove faulty. Review page 48.
Director Michael Martin (1998, 18)

Contributors

Unknown:
al johnson
Director:
michael martin

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