Programme Index

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Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 12: Why Spider Has a Tiny Waist

on BBC Two England

Stories telling how different animals got their distinctive parts. Greedy Spider hears of four feasts in Tinga Tinga and wants to go to them all. Show more

Paradise Cafe

Series 2

Episode 6: The Cat Burglar

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Supernatural children's drama. The ghost of a cat burglar tries to steal Natasha's locket for his girlfriend, whilst Rob tries to impress a journalist. Show more

Small Potatoes

Episode 6: I'm a Little Raindrop

Duration: 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series about a group of singing potatoes. Ruby sings an upbeat techno song, where she imagines what it's like to be a raindrop.

Mr Bloom's Nursery

Series 1

Episode 4: Blanket

on BBC Two England

The Tiddlers and Mr Bloom dig to find worms in the garden and watch some at work. Mr Bloom and the Tiddlers pot some plants, as they have grown too big for their old pots. Show more

Gigglebiz

Series 1

Episode 6

on BBC Two England

Sketch show featuring naughty old monarch King Flannel, who tries to smuggle crisps past his butler; and Wiggyville's favourite and most useless superhero, Captain Adorable. Show more

ZingZillas

Series 1

Episode 14: Welcome Beach Byrds

on BBC Two England

A band of primate friends play music in their tropical island paradise. Tang tells the story of when the Beach Byrds first arrived on ZingZilla island. Show more

In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 72: Tombliboo Ooo Brings the Ball Indoors

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Series for young children set in a magical forest. The Tombliboos play inside with the ball until it flies out of the window. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Thriller. While holidaying in the south of France prior to World War II, an Austrian medical student is wrongly accused of spying and must clear his name. Show more

Contributors

Peter Vadessy:
James Mason
Madame Suzanne Koche:
Lucie Mannheim
Monsieur Robert Duclos:
Raymond Lovell
Monsieur Michel Beghin:
Julien Mitchell
Monsieur Andre Roux:
Herbert Lom
Walter Vogel:
Martin Miller
Mary Skelton:
Clare Hamilton
Emil Schimler:
Frederick Valk
Major Chandon-Hartley:
Anthony Shaw
Warren Skelton:
Valentine Dyall
Odette Roux:
Patricia Medina
Henri Asticot:
David Ward
Director:
Lance Comfort
Director:
Max Greene
Producer:
Lance Comfort
Producer:
Max Greene

Formats

Antiques Road Trip

Series 2

Episode 11

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antique experts Kate Bliss and James Lewis set out on the first leg of their Scottish antique trawl. They have 200 pounds each to spend - with an aim to turn a profit at auction. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Bliss
Presenter:
Kate Bliss
Presenter:
James Lewis
Presenter:
James Lewis
Narrator:
Tim Wonnacott
Narrator:
Tim Wonnacott
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Series Producer:
Paul Tucker
Series Producer:
Paul Tucker

Flog It!

Series 8

Episode 63: Bodmin

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

St Petroc's Church in Bodmin plays host to Flog It's Paul Martin and his team of valuers. The finds include a 1920s suitcase in pristine condition and a rare piece of Troika. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Producer:
Susie Staples
Director:
Barry Hecker
Director:
Liz Baker
Director:
Rebecca Whyte

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 2

Episode 11: Newcastle to Chester-le-Street

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Portillo visits the first locomotive factory in the world, opened by George Stephenson, and searches for the lost pit village of Marsden. Show more

The Truth about Wildlife

Episode 3: Woods, Moor, Heath

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chris Packham examines wildlife conservation. He learns of foreign conifers that do little to aid native wildlife, and asks whether fragmented heathlands should be reconnected. Show more

Canal Walks with Julia Bradbury

Episode 4: The Llangollen Canal

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Julia Bradbury walks along a six-mile stretch of the Llangollen Canal in Wales, where Thomas Telford built a mighty aqueduct that is now a world heritage site. Show more

Torchwood

Miracle Day

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

When death itself comes to a halt, the whole world faces its greatest danger yet. CIA agent Rex Matheson has only one clue: the word 'Torchwood'.

Contributors

Captain Jack Harkness:
John Barrowman
Gwen Cooper:
Eve Myles
Rex Matheson:
Mekhi Phifer
Esther Drummond:
Alexa Havins
Oswald Danes:
Bill Pullman
Vera Juarez:
Arlene Tur
Rhys Williams:
Kai Owen
Mr Peterssen:
Brian Guest
Geraint Cooper:
William Thomas
Mary Cooper:
Sharon Morgan
Male Hiker:
Phil Nice
Female Hiker:
Penny Bunton
TV Journalist:
Ellen Fox
Joan Cabina:
Heather Ann Smith
Senior Guard:
Rocky McMurray
Female Anchor:
Nischelle Turner
Male Anchor:
David Grant Wright
Male Anchor #2:
Jim Castillo
Female Anchor #2:
Jackie Torres
Senior Male Anchor:
Rick Chambers
Charlotte Wills:
Marina Benedict
Female Anchor #3:
Jessica Mathews
Female Expert:
Laura Gardner
Male Professor:
Clint Jung
Teenage Girl:
Carla Jeffery
British Professor:
Robin Sachs
Sgt Andy Davidson:
Tom Price
Archivist:
Van Epperson
Male Nurse:
Hymnson Chan
Senior Professor:
Ron Butler
Flight Attendant:
Laura Morgan
Angry Nurse:
Lauri Hendler
Executive Producer:
Russell T Davies
Executive Producer:
Julie Gardner
Executive Producer:
Jane Tranter
Executive Producer:
Bharat Nalluri

The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lavish drama. The King's insistence on an oath affirming him as head of the church pushes Sir Thomas More further from favour. Anne attempts to fix Henry's wandering eye. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Colm McCarthy
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Mark Smeaton:
David Alpay
Margaret "Madge" Sheldon:
Laura Jane Laughlin
Lady Eleanor Luke:
Andrea Lowe
Princess Mary Tudor:
Sarah Bolger
Bishop Fisher:
Bosco Hogan
Thomas Cranmer:
Hans Matheson
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Katherine of Aragon:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Mary Boleyn:
Perdita Weeks
Margaret Moore:
Gemma Reeves

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