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Regional Variations (2)

Big Cook Little Cook

Series 2

Episode 6: Painter

Duration: 19 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Recipes. Ben and foot-high Small run a cafe for a varied fairytale clientele. Monsieur Le Splat, the painter, tries herby paint pots. Show more

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Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

The Play's the Thing

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated adventures of an elephant, her calf and his friends. Mama helps Bo, Karla and Max see the value of play and why different animals play differently. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

LazyTown

LazyTown Extra

Episode 24: Tall Stories

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Spin-off series with the LazyTown characters. Ziggy learns about hearing and reading stories, and discovers that books have letters in them - but not the kind you post. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 24: Giant Cake

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 2 months

Children's animation. Lucy Selby has been missing her dad, so a surprise party is organised, with a very special guest popping out of a giant cake. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Pincidh Dincidh Dù

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Timmy Time

BBC Two England

Timmy Time

Series 1

Episode 13: Timmy on Wheels

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Animated adventures of a lamb at his nursery school. Timmy is having fun on the tricycle, but Ruffy does not have much luck learning how to ride it. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Na Luchagan Fhiacla

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Chuggington

BBC Two England

Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 39: Helpful Hodge

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Children's animation in which the trains talk, think and do not need drivers. Koko challenges Hodge to a competition: whoever does the most jobs that day wins.

Regional Variations (2)

What's New Scooby Doo?

Series 3

Episode 9: Camp Comeoniwannascareya

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated series about a group of teenage sleuths and their cowardly dog. Scooby and Shaggy's camping trip doesn't go according to plan.

Regional Variations (2)

Frankenstein's Cat

A Tale of Tails

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animation about the friendship between Lottie, a misfit, and Nine, a cat. Lottie's Oddsburg goat-herding competition entry is Robogoat 3000, i.e. Nine in a box. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

League of Super Evil

Series 1

Episode 13: One Zillion

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animation series. In order to impress the neighbourhood kids, Voltar boasts that LOSE have one zillion TV channels. Now they have one day to prove it. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Trapped

Series 2

Episode 12: Newcastle

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's adventure game show. Six children must work together to complete challenges and escape from a gothic fairytale tower. However, one of them cannot be trusted. Show more

Contributors

The Caretaker:
Simon Greenall
The Voice:
Faith Brown
Wiley Sneak:
Olly Pike
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Director:
James Morgan
Director:
James Morgan

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

A light-hearted look at how to survive the most dangerous situations that Mother Nature can chuck at you.

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Gastronuts

Series 1

Episode 12: Can We Eat the Same Food as Animals?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The truth about food. The Gastronuts find out what animals eat in their diet. They try the same as dogs, penguins and the king of the jungle. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stefan Gates
Executive Producer:
Paul Gilheany
Director:
Atul Malhotra
Series Producer:
Vanessa Amberleigh
Participant:
Touwa Craig-Dunn
Participant:
Cem Rifat
Participant:
Serena Vyas
Participant:
Natasha Davis
Participant:
Helen Morley

Regional Variations (3)

Politics Scotland

BBC Two Scotland

Daily Politics

BBC Two England

Daily Politics

29/10/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn have the top political stories of the day, including House of Lords' expenses, school admissions and how to tackle the drink problem.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Jo Coburn

Regional Variations (2)

All Saints

Series 6

Episode 10: Vale

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Medical drama series set in a busy Australian hospital. All Saints' family and friends turn out in force to pay their last respects to their beloved colleague Mitch.

Contributors

Terri Sullivan:
Georgie Parker
Connor Costello:
Jeremy Cumpston
Luke Forlano:
Martin Lynes
Bronwyn Craig:
Libby Tanner
Jared Levine:
Ben Tari
Stephanie Markham:
Kirrily White
Ben Markham:
Brian Vriends

Regional Variations (2)

Living in the Sun

Series 3

Episode 16: Mark and Kevin's Restaurant

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Kristian Digby presents a series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. Mark Simpson and Kevin Hix try to beat the locals at their own game and set up a restaurant in Iznajar. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Animal Park

Series 8: 30 minute reversions

Episode 8

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The safari park vet has come to perform an essential procedure on two female lions, and Ben Fogle and Kate Humble are on hand to assist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Executive Producer:
Annette Clarke
Executive Producer:
Chris Powell
Series Producer:
Joff Wilson

Regional Variations (2)

Diagnosis Murder

Series 3

Episode 9: The Pressure to Murder

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Lighthearted drama series about a sleuthing hospital doctor. The suspicious death of Amanda's cousin could have a twisted medical motive. Show more

Contributors

Dr Mark Sloan:
Dick Van Dyke
Dr Amanda Bentley:
Victoria Rowell
Lt Steve Sloan:
Barry Van Dyke
Dr Jesse Travis:
Charlie Schlatter
Dr Neal Harding:
Ronny Cox
Billy Marco:
Michael Stadvec
Eric Temple:
Ross Partridge

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 5

Episode 67: Windermere

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

In Cumbria, Adam Partridge and James Lewis offer expert advice on antiques and collectables. Paul Martin explores how poet William Wordsworth found his inspiration. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware
Producer:
Pete Smith

Regional Variations (2)

Are You an Egghead?

Series 2

Episode 14

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the general knowledge quiz show that searches for the greatest quiz brain in Britain. The champion of the series will win a regular place on Eggheads. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Andrew Musson
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

Regional Variations (2)

Escape to the Country

Series 10

Episode 18: Devon

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Jules Hudson is in Devon helping a couple with a budget of 550,000 pounds find their first home together. They want a detached house with a modern interior. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Dè a-nis?

BBC Two Scotland

Eggheads

BBC Two England

Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 91

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Jeremy Vine hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

Regional Variations (2)

Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two

BBC Two England

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 7

Episode 29

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Claudia Winkleman returns with all the backstage gossip and behind-the-scenes action from the world of Strictly Come Dancing, including the latest gossip from the training rooms. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Taisce na Tuaithe

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Anns a' Gharradh (In the Garden)

BBC Two Scotland

The Culture Show

BBC Two England

The Culture Show

2009/2010

Episode 12

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Lauren Laverne presents a packed edition with a special focus on the visual arts, from the Glasgow School of Art. Andrew Graham-Dixon reviews The Sacred Made Real exhibition. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Restaurant

Series 3

Episode 1: The Pitch

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Raymond Blanc is on the hunt for a couple to back in a brand new restaurant venture. The couples must cook a dish that sells their culinary skills as well as their vision. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Raymond Blanc
Participant:
Sarah Willingham
Participant:
David Moore
Executive Producer:
Chloe Solomon

Regional Variations (2)

Defying Gravity

Episode 3: Threshold

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sci-fi drama. Lines are crossed as relationships on the Antares and on Earth intensify, while the mission's unseen power creates transformations among the astronauts. Show more

Contributors

Maddux Donner:
Ron Livingston
Zoe Barnes:
Laura Harris
Ted Shaw:
Malik Yoba
Eve Weller-Shaw:
Karen LeBlanc
Mike Goss:
Andrew Airlie
Rollie Crane:
Ty Olsson
Director:
Peter Howitt

Regional Variations (3)

Off the Beaten Track

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Wonderland

BBC Two England

Wonderland

Series 2

Episode 1: The British in Bed

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

From their own double beds, British couples talk with disarming frankness about sex, infidelity, love and marriage, and offer an insight into what makes and breaks a relationship. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

The Culture Show

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Paul Merton Looks at Alfred Hitchcock

BBC Two England

Documentary in which Paul Merton explores Alfred Hitchcock's early British films, using clips and archive interviews with Hitchcock and those who worked with him. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Merton
Producer:
Kate Broome
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole
Director:
Paul Merton

Regional Variations (4)

Wonderland

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Paul Merton Looks at Alfred Hitchcock

BBC Two Scotland

The 39 Steps

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 4 months

Classic Hitchcock mystery. A man is pursued by the police for a murder he did not commit and by an international spy ring for information he does not possess. Show more

Contributors

Richard Hannay:
Robert Donat
Miss Smith:
Lucie Mannheim
Professor Jordan:
Godfrey Tearle
Crofter's wife:
Peggy Ashcroft
Crofter:
John Laurie
Mrs Jordan:
Helen Haye
Sheriff Watson:
Frank Cellier
Commercial Traveller:
Gus McNaughton

Formats

BBC Two England

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