Programme Index

Discover 9,999,490 listings and 227,336 playable programmes from the BBC

Regional Variations (2)

Me Too!

Series 2

Episode 54: Pairs

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's drama series. It is a cold day and lots of people are leaving their hats, scarves and gloves on Bobby's buses. Will she be able to return all the lost property? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Big Cook Little Cook

Series 2

Episode 25: Postman

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. When Ben and Small make Postman Freddie Flat an envelope surprise, he leaves Small some party invitations. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

Things that Go Yip, Howl and Screech in the Night

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Programme for preschool children. Max's friend Benny is scared of unfamiliar sounds at night, until Mama explains what they are. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Pingu

Series 7

Episode 19: Pingu and the Braces

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Pingu, the clumsy young penguin who is often misunderstood. Pingu and Pingg borrow a pair of Grandfather's braces to play with. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Martha Speaks

Episode 48: TD and Martha Gopher Broke

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series. Martha, TD, and TD's dad spend the weekend at CK's farm, hatching a number of unusual plans to keep a gopher from eating all the crops. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

ROY

Series 1

Episode 9: Roy Goes to the Movies

on BBC Two England

Comedy drama. After watching a scary movie, Roy cannot hide his nightmares, which appear in a thought bubble above his head. Show more

Contributors

Mr Hammond:
Mark Lambert
Dr Rasheed:
Paul Tylak
Denis Gwint:
Pat McGrath
Ticket Girl:
Aisling Bea
Old Ticket Guy:
Ray Collier
Father:
John Rice
Kathy's Sidekick:
Aoife McCleave
Kathy's Sidekick:
Alicia Horan
Director:
Alan Shannon
Executive Producer:
John Rice

Brand

ROY

Regional Variations (2)

Sofa Surfers

Episode 3: Sagal

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Factual series about homeless children. Sagal is a shy 11-year-old Muslim girl from Somalia. She is keen to do well in school and has aspirations to be a doctor. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
John Walsh
Director:
John Walsh
Writer:
John Walsh
Executive Producer:
Roger James

Regional Variations (3)

Pincidh Dincidh Dù

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Tommy Zoom

BBC Two England

Tommy Zoom

Space Junk

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cartoon series about Tommy Zoom and Daniel, who protect the world from the evil schemes of Polluto. Polluto sucks lots of junk up into space, including Daniel's bed. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Na Luchagan Fhiacla

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Pinky Dinky Doo

BBC Two England

Pinky Dinky Doo

Growing Up Stretchy

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed-media animation for young children in which Pinky uses her imagination to tell stories. Pinky meets a special balloon animal on Great Big Farm. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Timmy Time

Series 1

Episode 26: Timmy's Spring Surprise

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Stop-frame animation featuring the adventures of a lamb at nursery school. It is gardening time at the nursery and Harriet hands out seeds to everyone. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 52: Training Time Harrison

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's animation in which the trains talk, think and don't need drivers. Vee needs someone to pull the royal carriage for the Prince of Buffertonia. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 2: Going Wrong, Going Long

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy adventure series where animated numbers solve maths problems. A boy is having trouble with his pencil. 4 goes to see what is wrong, but can he help? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Ethelbert the Tiger

Series 1

Episode 12: Ethelbert and the Hippopotamus

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of a tiger cub and his friend. It is raining. Ethelbert asks Dilip to take him somewhere warm and dry, so they go to Africa. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Charlie and Lola

Series 1

Episode 20: You Won't Like This Present as Much as I Do

on BBC Two England

Children's animation with the siblings. Lola buys Lotta the perfect birthday present but finds it difficult to part with it. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Yoko! Jakamoko! Toto!

Series 1

Episode 47: The Bad Word

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about the friendship of three happy nomadic animals. Toto learns a very bad word from some big gorillas and shocks everyone by saying it, making Deenah cry. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 32: High and Low

on BBC Two England

Available for years

In a magical forest, characters have adventures. The Tombliboos explore inside their house and go right to the top. Down below, Makka Pakka waits to wash their faces. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Primary Geography

Mexico

Episode 2: Mexico - Changing Environments

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Education programme. Jayne Constantinis meets a family from the Lacandon community who live a traditional Mayan lifestyle in the rainforest of Mexico. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Animal Park

Series 5 - 30 Minute Versions

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ex-Castaway Ben Fogle teams up with Kate Humble to take us behind the scenes at Longleat Safari Park. Little lion cub Kumali faces his first set of inoculations. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

All Saints

Series 6

Episode 21: Presumptions of Guilt

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Medical drama series set in a busy Australian hospital. Ross's death has become a murder investigation, and Terri and Colin are in the frame. Show more

Contributors

Terri Sullivan:
Georgie Parker
Scott Zinenko:
Conrad Coleby
Luke Forlano:
Martin Lynes
Jared Levine:
Ben Tari
Nelson Curtis:
Paul Tassone
Regina Hamilton:
Celia Ireland

Regional Variations (3)

Open House

Series 2

Episode 22: Harrogate

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Property programme. Kristian Digby fears a junk room and ominous damp patch may turn buyers off a period terrace in Harrogate. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Secret Gardens

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Crisis Claims and Cons

BBC Two England

Crisis Claims and Cons

Episode 10: Earthquake

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

An earthquake hits the UK and causes massive damage to the surrounding area. Plus, the theft of thousands of pounds worth of livestock. Presented by Louise Minchin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Louise Minchin

Genres

Regional Variations (3)

Crisis Claims and Cons

BBC Two Wales

Diagnosis Murder

BBC Two England

Diagnosis Murder

Series 4

Episode 3: Murder on Thin Ice

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about a hospital doctor turned detective. A face-off between two longtime rivals leaves Dr Sloan and the team skating for clues to a murder.

Contributors

Dr Mark Sloan:
Dick Van Dyke
Dr Amanda Livingston:
Victoria Rowell
Lt Steve Sloan:
Barry Van Dyke
Norman Briggs:
Michael Tucci
Dr Jesse Travis:
Charlie Schlatter
Julie Miller:
Julie Benz
Debbie Monroe:
J Robin Miller
Sean Farlow:
Mark Derwin
Officer:
Tom Bailey

Regional Variations (3)

Crisis Claims and Cons

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Flog It!

BBC Two England

Flog It!

Series 8

Episode 24: Melksham

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin's on home territory as Flog It! comes from the heart of rural Wiltshire, where he's joined by experts Philip Serrell and David Barby. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
David Barby
Director:
Rebecca Whyte

Regional Variations (2)

Are You an Egghead?

Series 2

Episode 27

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

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 26: Oxfordshire

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Alistair Appleton is in Oxfordshire. With a £600,000 budget, he helps a nautical couple looking for a property close to the river so they can moor their boat. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 104

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeremy Vine hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from across the UK battle to beat the Eggheads, some of the country's top quiz champions. 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 42

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman has all the action from Strictly Come Dancing. Claudia is joined by the saved couple and we take a look at the weekend's dances in Choreography Corner. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Sporting Traditions

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Mastermind

BBC Two Wales

Ray Mears's Northern Wilderness

BBC Two England

Ray Mears's Northern Wilderness

Episode 4: In Arctic Footsteps

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

In this episode of the documentary series, Ray Mears follows in the footsteps of unsung British hero John Rae, who was the first great Arctic explorer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ray Mears
Producer:
Ben Southwell
Executive Producer:
Pete Lawrence

Regional Variations (2)

James May's Toy Stories

Series 1

Episode 4: Scalextric

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

James May subjects traditional toys to supersize challenges. Here, he attempts to build a three-mile-long Scalextric track at Brooklands in Surrey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb

Genres

Regional Variations (2)

Horizon: How Long is a Piece of String?

BBC Two England

Horizon

2009-2010

Episode 6: How Long is a Piece of String?

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Alan Davies tries to answer the proverbial question: how long is a piece of string? But the task soon turns into a mind-bending voyage of discovery where nothing is as it seems. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

William Crawley Meets...

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Later Live... with Jools Holland

BBC Two England

Later... with Jools Holland

Series 35 Live

Episode 10

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Joining Jools on the music show are David Gray and Annie Lennox, The Decemberists and Corinne Bailey Rae, as well as up-and-coming artists The Big Pink and Rox. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Later... with Jools Holland

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Berlin

BBC Two England

Berlin

Episode 1: Dangerous Ideas

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Documentary series telling the story of Berlin. Matt Frei examines the legacy of 18th-century king Frederick the Great, one of militarism and enlightened idealism. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Producer:
Sam Hobkinson
Director:
Sam Hobkinson

Series

Berlin

BBC Two England

About BBC Two

BBC Two is a lively channel of depth and substance, carrying a range of knowledge-building programming complemented by great drama, comedy and arts.

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More