What to watch tonight: TV choices - 30 October
Ambassadors, Poirot and Gregg Wallace's Supermarket Secrets
Tom Hollander guests in the Rev writer James Wood's diplomatic comedy. Hollander plays a minor royal invited to Tazbekistan in order to help secure an oil drilling contract. David Mitchell and Robert Webb star.
Autumn's Supermarket Secrets
Gregg Wallace returns with his occasional series about the workings of our supermarkets, visiting a pumpkin patch (okay, a vast prairie) in Cambridge producing many of the millions of the orange squash that need to be shop-ready for Halloween. Plus, why the fruit and veg are always found at the supermarket entrance.
Agatha Christie's Poirot
"Dead Man's Folly" continues the concluding quarter of episodes of the crime drama that makes Midsomer Murders seem like The Wire.
The Dark Matter Of Love
Claudio and Cheryl Diaz from Wisconsin decided to adopt three Russian children who had grown up in institutions. Sarah McCarthy's film tells of how the children were unable to bond with their new family and how the Diazes turned to developmental psychologist Dr Robert Marvin to find a scientific way to teach the youngsters how to love for the first time.
The Culture Show: Samuel Johnson Prize 2013
Biographies of Margaret Thatcher, Italian poet Gabriele d'Annunzio and Fabian Ware, who founded the Imperial War Graves Commission, are among the shortlisted non-fiction.
There’s revolution in the air, but one lady’s not for turningTV
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Rihanna 'nude pictures' claims emerge on 4Chan as hacking scandal continues
- 2 iOS 8 apps and features: eight iPhone settings you need to look at after you install the update
- 3 Kim Kardashian 'nude photos' leaked on 4chan weeks after Jennifer Lawrence scandal
- 4 'F*ck it, I quit': KTVA reporter Charlo Greene quits live on air in spectacular fashion
- 5 Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Downton Abbey fans outraged at Kindle sponsorship adverts
Cilla, episode 2, ITV, review: Sheridan Smith continues to shine as the young singer
Foo Fighters: Live 2015 tour dates announced for Sonic Highways
Kendrick Lamar announces new song 'i' following leak
Free U2 album: How the most generous giveaway in music history turned PR disaster
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God