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1/8. Dover to the Isle of Wight. Exploring the Victorian channel tunnel, the Isle of Wight's forgotten space rocket testing site, and Beachy Head's disappearing chalk coast.
Shown last Thursday www.bbc.co.uk/coast

Regional Variations (2)

Wild

2006-07 Shorts

Episode 3: The Sheep Beside the Sea

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary about a banished flock of stoic sheep, who were turned out of their meadows on North Ronaldsay 200 years ago and forced to eke out a living on the island's rocky beach. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Torchwood: Ghost Machine

BBC Two England

Torchwood

Series 1

Episode 3: Ghost Machine

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 20 days

Sci-fi and crime drama series. An alien object shows visions of the past to the Torchwood team, bringing a long-buried crime to the surface. Show more

Contributors

Captain Jack Harkness:
John Barrowman
Gwen Cooper:
Eve Myles
Owen Harper:
Burn Gorman
Toshiko Sato:
Naoko Mori
Ianto Jones:
Gareth David-Lloyd
Rhys Williams:
Kai Owen
Bernie Harris:
Ben McKay
Young Tom Flanagan:
Christopher Greene
Tom Flanagan:
John Normington
Director:
Colin Teague

1/14; series five. With Jonny gunned down by the police, Janet struggles to cope with her loss.
Writer Susan Nickson ; Director Gareth Carrivick
Producer Stephen McCrum

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Nickson
Director:
Gareth Carrivick
Producer:
Stephen McCrum
Janet:
Sheridan Smith
Donna:
Natalie Casey
Louise:
Kathryn Drysdale
Jonny:
Ralf Little
Gaz:
Will Mellor
Munch:
Lee Oakes

Regional Variations (2)

Look Around You

Series 1

Episode 1: Maths

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Short films parodying educational and science programmes of the 1970s and 1980s. Covering the basics of mathematics and numerology, including maths in social situations and brain-boosting chewing gum. Show more

Stuart Townsend stars as a charming layabout who bewitches every member of an outwardly respectable family in this bowdlerised romantic comedy version of Pasolini's satire Theorem. Review page 54.
Director Gerard Stembridge (2000, 15)

Contributors

Director:
Gerard Stembridge
Adam:
Stuart Townsend
Laura:
Frances O'Connor
Alice:
Charlotte Bradley
Lucy Owens:
Kate Hudson
David:
Alan Maher
Simon:
Tommy Tiernan

www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone
Schools Repeats not indicated
2.00 Key Stage 3 Bitesize Revision: English 3
Analysis of the set scenes in three Shakespeare plays: Twelfth Night, Macbeth and Henry V.
4.00 Access to Learning: Go for It! Relationships A secondary school programme to help youngsters with severe learning difficulties become aware of their own identities, emotions and sexuality.

BBC Two England

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