Programme Index

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Dead Gorgeous

Episode 1: 150 Years Later

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures of three Victorian sisters who return as living ghosts 150 years after their death. The sisters arrive at their old house, now a private boarding school. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Padraig Post: Seirbheis Deis agus Sonraichte

BBC Two Scotland

Zigby

Episode 28: Zigby Goes Green

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Animated adventures of a cheeky zebra who causes chaos for himself and his friends. Zigby organises a game of Coconut Scoop and the prize is a delicious fruit. Show more

I Can Cook

Series 1

Episode 16: Olive Bread

on BBC Two England

Katy welcomes junior cooks to her kitchen to cook delicious treats. They find out where olives come from and have tasty fun baking olive bread.

Contributors

Presenter:
Katy Ashworth
Director:
Helen Scott
Executive Producer:
Sarah Colclough
Executive Producer:
Christopher Pilkington
Series Producer:
Driana Jones

Big and Small Songs

Series 2

Episode 16: Song 16 - Funky Trunk

on BBC Two England

Preschool puppet show about two friends. Big, Small, Ruby and Twiba have fun with a trunk full of costumes and props they need to put on a play. Show more

Contributors

Voice of Big and Small:
Lenny Henry
Voice of Ruby and Twiba:
Imelda Staunton
Producer:
David Collier
Puppeteer:
Todd Doldersum
Puppeteer:
Jason Hopley
Puppeteer:
Vicki Veenstra
Puppeteer:
Jamie Shannon

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 3: Why Hippo Has No Hair

on BBC Two England

Stories telling a young audience how different animals got their distinctive parts. There was a time when Hippo had lots of hair, and she was always hot. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Castle in the Country

Series 4

Episode 15

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

At Berkeley Castle, John learns about marine archaeology, Gloria is given a rare dinner service, and Christine Bleakley has a go at the Gloucester tradition of cheese-rolling. Show more

Animal Park

Series 9

Episode 11

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series following events at Longleat Safari Park. How many ghosts walk among the ancient walls of the house? Kate Humble discovers that the lions do more than go bump in the night. Show more

Contributors

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

Diagnosis Murder

Series 6

Episode 3: Till Death Us Do Part

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about a sleuthing doctor. The medic and his detective son devise a cunning plan to trap two killers who strike at a friend's daughter's wedding. Show more

Contributors

Dr Mark Sloan:
Dick Van Dyke
Dr Amanda Bentley:
Victoria Rowell
Lt Steve Sloan:
Barry Van Dyke
Norman Briggs:
Michael Tucci
Dr Jesse Travis:
Charlie Schlatter
Pastor McSwaine:
Lewis Dauber
Director:
Max Tash

Flog It!

Series 8

Episode 66: Southend

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin and the team look for antiques on the Essex coast when they visit Southend-on-Sea. Paul meets the son of a local man who launched trampolining in the 1950s. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Will Axon
Participant:
Thomas Plant
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead
Series Editor:
Pete Smith
Director:
Gareth Luxton

Pointless

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else can think of. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Pam Cavannagh
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson

Eggheads

Series 8

Episode 51

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the formidable Eggheads, a team including Millionaire winner Judith Keppel. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Executive Producer:
Mike Beale

Antiques Road Trip

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques experts James Lewis and David Harper begin their road trip in Northern Ireland. With a budget of 200 pounds each, they hunt for treasures to sell at auction in Belfast. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Seven Ages of Britain

Episode 6: Age of Empire

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

The story of Britain revealed through its art and treasures. David Dimbleby travels through Britain, America and India, tracing the British Empire from 1750 to 1900. Show more

Raymond Blanc's Kitchen Secrets

Series 1

Episode 4: Winter Vegetables

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Raymond Blanc shares his cooking secrets. He makes roots exciting with recipes including a beetroot salad, watercress soup and celeriac puree with roast duck. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Amharc Aneas

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Burnistoun

BBC Two Scotland

Grumpy Old Women

Series 2

Episode 3: Am I Bothered?

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Middle-aged women including Sheila Hancock, Jenny Eclair, Stephanie Beacham, Muriel Gray and Arabella Weir grumble about various aspects of working life. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Sheila Hancock
Participant:
Jenny Eclair
Participant:
Stephanie Beacham
Participant:
Muriel Gray
Participant:
Arabella Weir
Participant:
Michele Hanson
Participant:
Indira Joshi
Participant:
Pam St Clement
Producer:
Judith Holder
Participant:
Kathryn Flett
Participant:
Jane Moore
Participant:
Germaine Greer
Participant:
Linda Robson
Participant:
Dillie Keane
Participant:
Helen Lederer

Regional Variations (2)

Grumpy Old Women

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Newswipe

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Charlie Brooker squeezes more fun out of the news with the usual mix of comedians, reports and gags, this time looking at celebrities in the news. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

A series going behind the scenes of John Lewis as it tackles the worst recession in its history. The half-yearly results send shock waves throughout the company. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Liz Allen
Executive Producer:
Julian Mercer

Tropic of Cancer with Simon Reeve

Episode 1: Mexico to the Bahamas

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Simon Reeve starts his epic journey around the world following the Tropic of Cancer, the northern border of the tropics, from the Pacific coast of Mexico. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Director:
Chris Martin
Executive Producer:
Lucy Hetherington
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

BBC Two England

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