With Joan Hickson at the helm and a host of guest stars, Marple has her work cut out with some devilish cases during this holiday season.
A Caribbean Mystery
Friday 22nd December at 4.30pm
While on holiday in the West Indies, Miss Marple suspects that the seemingly natural death of a retired British major is actually the work of a murderer.
They Do It With Mirrors
Friday 22nd December at 7pm
When Miss Marple is invited to the manor house of an old friend, a wealthy socialite, it's not long before a puzzling murder puts her mind to work.
The Mirror Crack'd From Side To Side
Friday 22nd December at 9.30pm
At a reception for a fading film star, a pushy fan is poisoned by a drink apparently meant for the actress.
Saturday 23rd December at 4pm
Marple accepts a request from an old acquaintance to solve a crime that she does not know the nature of, know who has been involved or where it occurred.
The Moving Finger
Saturday 23rd December at 6pm
A troubled war veteran and his sister rent a cottage in a seemingly tranquil village which is plagued by a spate of poison pen letters... and then murder.
The Body In The Library
Saturday 23rd December at 10pm
Marple investigates the murder of a young woman whose body is found in the library at Gossington Hall, home of Colonel and Mrs Arthur Bantry.
A Pocketful Of Rye
Saturday 23rd December at 8pm
Miss Marple hunts for a poisoner after a wealthy but detestable businessman is found dead at his desk with a handful of rye in one of his pockets.
The Murder At The Vicarage
Sunday 24th December at 4pm
Police turn to Miss Marple for help when an unpopular civil magistrate is found dead in the local vicar's study.
Sunday 24th December at 6pm
When a young bride moves into a country manor, long repressed childhood memories of witnessing a murder come to the surface.
At Bertram's Hotel
Sunday 24th December at 8pm
During a stay at one of London's most elegant and venerable hotels, Miss Marple uncovers a sinister undercurrent of corruption and murder.