Programme Index

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Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 2

Episode 3: Why Wildebeest Stampede

on BBC Two England

Stories about how different animals became distinctive. Wildebeest never used to stampede, until Tortoise tricked them into running away. Show more

Big and Small

Series 2

Episode 18: Promises, Promises

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of two unlikely friends. Big is making a trampoline for Ruby, and makes Small promise not to spoil the surprise by saying anything to her. Show more

Contributors

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

ZingZillas

Series 2

Episode 1: Super Zak

on BBC Two England

A band of primate friends play music in their tropical island paradise. Zak has decided to be super hero, Super Zak, but is he the only super hero on the island? Show more

Contributors

Zak (skin artist):
Jeremiah Krage
Zak (voice):
Michael Offei
Tang (skin artist):
Nick Chee Ping Kellington
Tang (voice):
Gary Jordan
Panzee (skin artist):
Sarah-Jane Honeywell
Panzee (voice):
Penni Tovey
Drum (skin artist):
Cecily Fay
DJ Loose:
Mark Jefferis
Gravel (puppeteer):
Matilda Rose Jefferis
Gravel (voice):
Josh Elwell
Granite (puppeteer):
Mark Jefferis
Granite (voice):
Gary Jordan
Beach Byrd (puppeteer):
Josh Elwell
Beach Byrd (puppeteer):
William Banyard
Beach Byrd (puppeteer):
Sheila Clark
Beach Byrd (voice):
Amaka Iyizoba
Series Producer:
Tony Reed
Producer:
David Collier
Production Manager:
Karen Knowles
Writer:
Tony Reed

In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 88: Mind the Haahoos

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's programme. The Pontipines and the Wottingers are out for a walk in the garden when Mrs Pontipine spots the Ninky Nonk through her binoculars. Show more

The Pink Panther Show

Pierre and Cottage Cheese, Pinkcome Tax and Cirrhosis of the Louvre

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated shorts. The Inspector takes advice from a robot and Pink helps a man imprisoned for tax evasion. Show more

Contributors

Voice of The Inspector/Deux Deux:
Pat Harrington Jr
Director:
Hawley Pratt
Director:
George Singer
Producer:
Friz Freleng

Diagnosis Murder

Series 5

Episode 17: Baby Boom

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

When a maniac holds a class of pregnant women hostage, Sloan faces a race against time as one by one the mothers-to-be start going into labour. 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
Bob Wallace:
Sam McMurray
Sheryl Winston:
Lisa Cerasoli
Carolyn Atkins:
Mary Beth McDonough
Dr Alan Embry:
John Cygan
Patricia Calender:
Eileen Seeley
Lydia Wallace:
Barbara Whinnery

To Buy or Not to Buy

Series 10

Episode 39: East Riding of Yorkshire

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Simon O'Brien and Jonny Benarr head to East Riding of Yorkshire to find a house for a retired couple whose love of adventure could seriously cloud their judgement.

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Hairy Bikers get on their bikes to find the best of each county's larder. Simon King and Dave Myers explore Suffolk, where they cook a local favourite at Snape Maltings. Show more

Cash in the Celebrity Attic

Series 6

Episode 22: Tim Vincent

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

TV presenter Tim Vincent and his girlfriend invite Jennie Bond and David Harper into their Wrexham home to look for items that can be sold in aid of their favourite charity. Show more

Eggheads

Series 12

Episode 33

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the show in which teams from all over the UK take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Pat Gibson
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Series Producer:
Rob Dean

Great British Menu

Series 6

Episode 36: London and South East Starter

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs Tom Kerridge, Phil Thompson and Tom Aikens from London and the south east battle it out, serving up their starters for Jason Atherton. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Tanya Gottlieb
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Participant:
Tom Kerridge
Participant:
Phil Thompson
Participant:
Tom Aikens
Participant:
Prue Leith
Participant:
Matthew Fort
Participant:
Oliver Peyton

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Alan Titchmarsh and Joe Swift launch a week of Chelsea celebrations with a look at the designers paying tribute to the lyrical landscapes of the world. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Series of films exploring the idea that humans have been colonised by the machines they have built, seeing everything in the world through the eyes of computers. Show more

Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections

Series 3

Episode 3: Super Tanker

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Richard Hammond reveals the ingenious engineering required to transport one of the most potentially hazardous cargoes in some of the biggest vessels afloat. Show more

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