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Regional Variations (2)

Me Too!

Series 2

Episode 56: Don't Touch

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Drama series about parents at work and their children with childminder Granny Murray. Mickey John asks Dr Juno to give a talk to his class about dangers in the home. Show more

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 3

Episode 5: Teddy Bear

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Ben and Small want a picnic but Small is upset as everything in the picnic hamper is too big for him. Show more

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Pingu

Series 2

Episode 6: Pingu and the Barrel Organ

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated adventures of the clumsy penguin. Pingu feels sorry for the organ grinder. He puts money in his hat and wants the adult penguins to do the same. Show more

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Inside Life

Episode 8: Rock Climbing Fish

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Behind-the-scenes wildlife show. Expert climber Jacob Markham goes on a mission to help the Life team film a Hawaiian waterfall where a fish goes rock climbing. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke

Regional Variations (2)

Gimme a Break

Series 2

Episode 8: Davies - Cotswolds

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series in which kids take control of the family break. Dewi and Gwyndaf take their water-hating, glamorous mum away. They have three breaks to choose from. Show more

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Wainwright Walks

Series 2

Episode 4: Helm Crag

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Julia Bradbury explores the work of fell walker Alfred Wainwright. Here she climbs Helm Crag, defined by the rock formations at its summit nicknamed the Lion and the Lamb. Show more

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Great Railway Journeys

Series 4

Episode 7: Singapore to Bangkok

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Stephen Tompkinson relives the days of colonial train travel as a pampered passenger on the Eastern and Oriental Express. Show more

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Animal Park

Series 7: 45 minute reversions

Episode 8

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

In a special programme from Kenya, keepers help inoculate endangered Grevy's zebra against an outbreak of deadly anthrax, and head into the bush on the trail of two white rhino. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Series Producer:
Susanne Curran
Executive Producer:
Annette Clarke
Executive Producer:
Chris Powell

Regional Variations (2)

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 2

Episode 1: Jeremy Paxman

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Celebrities' family trees. Jeremy Paxman learns about his grandmother's life in the Salvation Army and the migration of his father's family from Suffolk to Yorkshire. Show more

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Coast

Series 4

Episode 7: Norway: Lillesand to Svalbard

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

For the first time, Coast explores the spectacular shoreline of Norway to discover Britain's age-old link to the land of the fjords. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Presenter:
Mark Horton
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Jason Roberts
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Series Producer:
Steve Evanson

Regional Variations (2)

Ready Steady Cook

Series 21

Episode 23

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Ainsley Harriott hosts another seasonal 20-minute cooking challenge. Actors Ian Lavender and Patina Miller serve up an Anglo-American Christmas feast in the red and green kitchens. Show more

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Are You Being Served?

Series 7

Episode 8: The Punch and Judy Affair

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

When the cleaners go on strike the staff cross the picket line. To restore good feeling, the staff give a Punch and Judy party for the kids of the strikers. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Goldberg:
Alfie Bass
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Harman:
Arthur English
Secretary:
Penny Irving
Waitress:
Doremy Vernon

One-off period comedy, peeping into the lives of a South Wales family's Christmases across the 1980s, written by comedian Mark Watson and inspired by a Dylan Thomas short story. Show more

Contributors

Uncle Huw:
Steve Speirs
Uncle Gorwel:
Paul Kaye
Young Maurice:
Jamie Burch
Older Owen:
Mark Williams
Carol singer:
Alex Beckett
Producer:
Steve Doherty

Genres

Regional Variations (3)

World Pipe Band Championships

BBC Two Scotland

Springwatch Christmas Special

BBC Two England

Springwatch

Christmas Special 2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Chris Packham, Kate Humble and Simon King look back at 2009 and there are updates on the latest from some of the animal characters. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Proms in the Park

BBC Two Northern Ireland

James May's Toy Stories: Lego

BBC Two England

James May's Toy Stories

Series 1

Episode 5: Lego

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

James May subjects traditional toys to supersize challenges. In one of his biggest undertakings yet, James attempts to build a full-size house out of Lego. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Three Men

Three Men Go to Ireland

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedic travels on the Irish waterways with Griff Rhys Jones, Dara O Briain and Rory McGrath. They struggle to control a temperamental old barge before literally going to the dogs. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Miranda Hart hosts a look back at the defining cultural, political and televisual moments that shaped the world in 2009, or would have done if they'd actually happened. Show more

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Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 23

Episode 13: Where Are They Now?

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Highlights and outtakes from the latest series, plus how guest hosts' lives were changed by presenting the show. Featuring Frankie Boyle, David Tennant, Claudia Winkleman and more. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

I'm Alan Partridge

Series 1

Episode 4: Basic Alan

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sitcom about a former chat show host. Since Alan is the only guest at the Linton Travel Tavern, it is closed down for refurbishment, leaving Alan at a loose end.

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Middle-aged celebrities have a good whinge about the New Year festivities. Featuring Jenny Eclair, Arabella Weir, Des Lynam, Bill Oddie, Brian Conley and Laurence Llewellyn-Bowen. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jenny Eclair
Participant:
Arabella Weir
Participant:
Des Lynam
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
Brian Conley
Participant:
Alan Titchmarsh
Participant:
Stuart Maconie
Participant:
Dillie Keane
Participant:
Jeremy Clarkson
Participant:
Linda Robson
Participant:
Kathryn Flett
Participant:
Gerry Robinson
Participant:
Rhona Cameron
Participant:
Rick Wakeman
Participant:
Oona King
Participant:
Shobna Gulati
Participant:
Toby Young
Narrator:
Judith Holder
Executive Producer:
Stuart Prebble
Producer:
Judith Holder

Genres

Moody crime drama starring Robert Ryan and Ida Lupino. Jim Nilson, an obsessive police detective, achieves results only by the savage handling of suspects. Sent to investigate a small-town murder, he encounters Mary, a blind woman, who begins to change his life. (1951) (BW) (S)
The film noir season continues tomorrow with They Live by Night at 3.25am

Contributors

Director:
Nicholas Ray
Jim Wilson:
Robert Ryan
Mary Maiden:
Ida Lupino

BBC Two England

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