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Chef John Torode joins Antony Worrall Thompson to celebrate Halloween, while Reshma Martin prepares traditional food for Diwali, the Hindu "festival of light".
From the BBC's archives, Jamie Oliver serves parsnip and pancetta tagliatelle to Gennaro Contaldo and Madhur Jaffrey embarks on a tour of India.
Producer Michael Connock
Editor Elaine Bancroft (S) (W)
BBCi: special features via handset, or [Web Address Removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
John Torode
Unknown:
Antony Worrall Thompson
Unknown:
Jamie Oliver
Unknown:
Gennaro Contaldo
Unknown:
Madhur Jaffrey
Producer:
Michael Connock
Editor:
Elaine Bancroft

A group of deaf people say goodbye to a friend in the first episode of a new eight-part series of the deaf drama Switch, starring Umesh Valjee , Diana Martin and Fifi Garfield. Plus an insight into Holby City's recent deaf story line, the launch of the "Find a Star" competition, and a trip to Paris. Presented by Clive Mason.
With sign language, voiceover and in-vision subtitles.
Repeated on Tuesday at 2.50am on BBCI (W) www.bbc.co.uk/seehear

Contributors

Unknown:
Umesh Valjee
Unknown:
Diana Martin
Unknown:
Fifi Garfield.
Presented By:
Clive Mason.

Joan Hickson stars in an Agatha Christie mystery from
1987. Miss Marple finds herself investigating a murder that has lain undetected for 20 years.
Dramatised by Ken Taylor ; Producer George Gallaccio
Director John Davies (R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Hickson
Unknown:
Agatha Christie
Dramatised By:
Ken Taylor
Producer:
George Gallaccio
Director:
John Davies
Miss Marple:
Joan Hickson
Gwenda:
Geraldine Alexander
Giles:
John Moulder-Brown
DrKennedy:
Frederick Treves
Raymond West:
David McAlister
Joan West:
Amanda Boxer
Mrs Cocker:
Joan Scott
Foster:
Jack Watson
Mrs Hengrave:
Georgine Anderson
Mr Sims:
Edward Jewesbury
Dr Penrose:
John Ringham
Galbraith:
Edmond Knight
Lilly Kimble:
Eryl Maynard
Jim Kimble:
Ken Kitson
Edith Paget:
Jean Heywood
Jackie Afflick:
Kenneth Cope
Det Insp Last:
Peter Spraggon
Mrs Fane:
Jean Anderson
Walter Fane:
Terrence Hardiman
Richard Erskine:
John Bennett
Janet Erskine:
Geraldine Newman

Thriller based on Frederick Forsyth 's novel starring
Edward Fox. 1963: having failed in its attempt to murder General de Gaulle , the hard-line French Secret Army
Organisation decides to hire a top professional killer to do the job properly. Widescreen. Review page 53.
Director Fred Zinnemann (1973, 15) (S) (W) Film Trivia: page 65

Contributors

Unknown:
Frederick Forsyth
Unknown:
Edward Fox.
Unknown:
General de Gaulle
Director:
Fred Zinnemann
The Jackal:
Edward Fox
Claude Lebel:
Michael Lonsdale
Minister:
Alan Badel
Inspector Thomas:
Tony Britton
President:
Adrien Cayla-Legrand
Gunsmith:
Cyril Cusack
Mallinson:
Donald Sinden
Caron:
Derek Jacobi
Colonel Rodin:
Eric Porter
Colette de Montpelier:
Delphine Seyrig
Denise:
Olga Georges-Picot
Berthier:
Timothy West

Following last week's selection of the top 21 novels, The Big Read begins the search for the nation's number one. This week advocates Meera Syal , Benedict Allen and William Hague put their cases for their favourite book. Meanwhile you can vote 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 their remote control. Clive Anderson presents. Series producers Michael Poole and Mary Sackville West
Executive producer Mark Harrison (S) (W) RTSHOP: The Big Read Book of Books, £11.99 inc p&p. To order telephone [number removed] (calls charged at national rate)

Contributors

Unknown:
Meera Syal
Unknown:
Benedict Allen
Unknown:
William Hague
Unknown:
Clive Anderson
Producers:
Michael Poole
Producer:
Mark Harrison

Patrick O'Connell and Libby Potter reveal who's hot and who's not in the web-based celebrity stockbrokinggame. Plus showbiz spin and guests. Director Stephen Neal ; Series producer Dominic Bird
Shown yesterday on BBC3 (S) (W) www.bbc.co.uk/celebdaq

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick O'Connell
Unknown:
Libby Potter
Director:
Stephen Neal

Comedy starring
Dudley Moore , Bryan Brown and Richard Griffiths. Three men with similar names but different intentions are booked into the wrong rooms in a Venetian hotel by a confused bellboy. Review page 53.
Director Mark Herman (1992, 12) (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dudley Moore
Unknown:
Bryan Brown
Unknown:
Richard Griffiths.
Director:
Mark Herman

Roger Corman 's horror comedy starring Jonathan Haze and featuring Jack Nicholson. Dim-witted Seymour Krelboined develops a new breed of plant with a craving for blood. Review page 53.
(1960, PG) (BW) (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Corman
Unknown:
Jonathan Haze
Unknown:
Jack Nicholson.
Unknown:
Seymour Krelboined

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