Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 228,437 playable programmes from the BBC

Paradise Cafe

Series 1

Episode 11: Bring It On

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Abi and Megan hope to win a smoothie-making competition. Marty, a surf dude sea ghost who lost a leg in a shark attack, promises a secret ingredient. Show more

Animals at Work

Series 3

Episode 5: Ginny Donkey Therapist

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Factual series about working animals, presented by John Barrowman. Ginny the friendly donkey is training to help people through their troubles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Barrowman
Presenter:
John Barrowman
Producer:
Lucy Crofts
Producer:
Lucy Crofts
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd

Deadly 60

Series 2

Episode 7: Mozambique

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Wildlife series. Deep in the waters of the Indian Ocean, Steve goes in search of the biggest fish in the sea, so big that it can weigh as much as a double decker bus. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Series Producer:
John Miller
Camera Operator:
Mark Vinall
Sound Recordist:
Rich Whitley

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Science game show. At Richard's top-secret testing centre, a secret-agent drag race sees a helicopter, a supercar and a lab rat-powered vehicle compete. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Tense drama of Washington politics based on Allen Drury's bestselling novel. The appointment of a new secretary of state sparks off a fierce battle for power. With Henry Fonda. Show more

Contributors

Robert Leffingwell:
Henry Fonda
Sen Seabright 'Seab' Cooley:
Charles Laughton
Sen Brigham Anderson:
Don Murray
Sen Bob Munson:
Walter Pidgeon
Sen Lafe Smith:
Peter Lawford
Sen Fred Van Ackerman:
George Grizzard
Dolly Harrison:
Gene Tierney
The President:
Franchot Tone
The Vice-President:
Lew Ayres
Herbert Gelman:
Burgess Meredith

Formats

The Great British Bake Off

Series 1

Episode 1: Cakes

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Ten home bakers take part in a bake-off to test their baking skills and battle to be crowned best amateur baker. They begin with cake in the Cotswolds. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mel Giedroyc
Presenter:
Mel Giedroyc
Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Anna Beattie
Executive Producer:
Anna Beattie
Executive Producer:
Richard McKerrow
Executive Producer:
Richard McKerrow

BBC Proms

2010

The National Youth Orchestra

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

A fantasy-themed concert by the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain conducted by Semyon Bychkov, including the London premiere of Julian Anderson's capricious Fantasias. Show more

Dad's Army

Series 3

Episode 2: Battle School

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. The platoon spends the weekend at a training camp. If an army marches on its stomach, everyone hopes the journey will be short.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lieutenant Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Captain Rodrigues:
Alan Tilvern
Major Smith:
Alan Haines
Private Sponge:
Colin Bean
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
David Croft

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

The extended version of the news quiz, with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Jo Brand, and panellists Quentin Letts and Jon Richardson. Show more

Vexed

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Police detectives Jack and Kate have very different approaches to the job and life in general. The hunt for a killer proves to be both good and bad for their relationship. Show more

Contributors

DI Kate Bishop:
Lucy Punch
DI Jack Armstrong:
Toby Stephens
Naz Omar:
Ronny Jhutti
Dan Bishop:
Rory Kinnear
Lauren Roberts:
Naomi Bentley
Mike Reynolds:
Nicholas Tizzard
Suzie Miller:
Sian Brooke
Oliver Young:
Peter Bramhill
Sally Jacobs:
Katharine Burford
Producer:
Eve Gutierrez
Director:
Matt Lipsey

Grandma's House

Series 1

Episode 2: The Day Simon Decided It Might Be a Nice Idea to Surprise His Mother with a Gift

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom. Simon's mum refuses his extravagant gift. It's Liz's birthday, but nobody seems to care. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Quirky comedy drama starring Bill Murray and Owen Wilson. Ocean wildlife filmmaker Steve Zissou - joined by a son he never knew of - seeks the sea creature that killed a friend. Show more

Contributors

Steve Zissou:
Bill Murray
Jane Winslett-Richardson:
Cate Blanchett
Ned Plimpton:
Owen Wilson
Eleanor Zissou:
Angelica Houston
Klaus Daimler:
Willem Dafoe
Alistair Hennessey:
Jeff Goldblum
Oseary Drakoulias:
Michael Gambon
Bill Ubell:
Bud Cort
Anne-Marie Sakowitz:
Robyn Cohen
Pelé dos Santos:
Seu Jorge
Vladimir Wolodarsky:
Noah Taylor
Director:
Wes Anderson

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Romantic comedy starring Summer Phoenix. Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves. Show more

Contributors

Suzie Gold:
Summer Phoenix
Irving Gold:
Stanley Townsend
Barbara Gold:
Rebecca Front
Joyce Spencer:
Frances Barber
Anthony Silver:
Iddo Goldberg
Producer:
Rebecca Green

BBC Two England

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