Programme Index

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 7

Episode 7: Sumsy's Special Building

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures with builder Bob and friends. Mr Bentley needs a proper office, so Bob constructs a special earthship out of unusual recycled materials. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 18: Miss Roberta

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Fun with pink-haired Stephanie and superhero Sportacus as they get active. Stephanie is afraid her friends' bad manners will ruin a thank-you party for Sportacus. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Big Barn Farm

Series 2

Episode 11: Vegetable Thief

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live on a farm. When Gobo discovers there is a vegetable thief on the farm, he takes drastic action.

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 8: Why Owl's Head Turns All the Way Round

on BBC Two England

Stories telling a young audience how animals got their distinctive parts. Owl becomes a night guard when mangoes start disappearing. Show more

In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 91: Long-Distance Ball Game

on BBC Two England

Available for years

In a magical forest, colourful characters have adventures. Daisy and Igglepiggle find the ball in the garden, and soon everyone is kicking it to each other. Show more

Animal Park

Series 7: 30 minute reversions

Episode 17

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. Up at the great house, Lord Bath dishes the dirt on an old ancestor. Show more

Contributors

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

Due South

Series 1

Episode 8: Chinatown

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Police drama series about a straight-laced Canadian mountie in Chicago. Fraser helps a restaurateur when his son is kidnapped by Chinatown's mafia. Show more

Contributors

Constable Benton Fraser:
Paul Gross
Detective Ray Vecchio:
David Marciano
Gardino:
Daniel Kash
Mr Lee:
Yu Lu
Jimmy:
Ho Chow
Mrs Lee:
Tsai Chin
Agent Ford:
Alex Carter
Writer:
David Cole

Julianne Moore and Annette Bening team up for the Kids Are All Right, and both are tipped for awards. Film 2010 also casts a critical eye over the new British film Burke and Hare. Show more

Diagnosis Murder

Series 3

Episode 9: The Pressure to Murder

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

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

Pointless

Series 3

Episode 35

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

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Pam Cavannagh
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Si King and Dave Myers are joined in the cafe by food writer and presenter Tom Parker Bowles, who serves up his Thai-ish cucumber salad with chicken. The Bikers make a terrine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dave Myers
Presenter:
Simon King
Executive Producer:
Alex McLeod
Series Producer:
Michael Connock
Participant:
Tom Parker Bowles

Eggheads

Series 11

Episode 99

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

General knowledge quiz in which teams from all over 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
Series Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 8

Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman presents backstage gossip and behind-the-scenes action from the dance show. She chats exclusively with the latest eliminated couple. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

This World

Tea Party America

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

As the US prepares to vote in crucial mid-term elections, political journalist Andrew Neil investigates the right-wing Tea Party, the fastest-growing political movement in the US. Show more

Contributors

Reporter:
Andrew Neil
Executive Producer:
Alan Hayling
Producer:
Alex Cooke
Director:
Alex Cooke

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery challenge hosted by Michel Roux Jr and Gregg Wallace. The finalists must match the perfection required in the culinary world's most feared discipline, pastry. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Trip

England

Episode 1: The Inn at Whitewell

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Comedy series starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. Steve agrees to review six restaurants in the north of England and takes Rob with him. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Regional Variations (4)

Stormont Today

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Made in Wales

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

This World

BBC Two Scotland

A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss

Episode 2: Home Counties Horror

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Mark Gatiss continues his celebration of horror cinema by uncovering the stories behind the films of the 1950s and 60s, an era dominated by Hammer Films. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Gatiss
Series Producer:
John Das
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

Regional Variations (2)

A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Scotland

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

BBC Two England

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