Programme Index

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Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 22: Why Caterpillar Is Never in a Hurry

on BBC Two England

Stories telling how animals got their distinctive parts. Caterpillar is never in a hurry, even when all the other animals are racing around. Show more

Contributors

Monkey Red:
Eugene Muchiri
Caterpillar/Butterfly:
Akiya Henry
Monkey Orange:
Ben Spybey
Monkey Yellow:
Faraaz Meghani
Woodpecker:
Akiya Henry
Peacock:
Cyril Nri
Elephant:
Lenny Henry
Tortoise:
Shaun Parkes
Tickbird:
Tameka Empson
Mama Cheetah:
Angelina Koinange
Chameleon:
Patrick Kanyeki
Composer:
Eric Wainaina
Series Producer:
Claudia Lloyd

Paradise Cafe

Series 2

Episode 8: The Aviatrix

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's supernatural drama. The ghost of a 1930's aviatrix starts destroying ceiling fans as she tries to work out what went wrong with her airplane's propellers. Show more

Small Potatoes

Episode 8: Small Potatoes' Waltz Dancing

Duration: 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 weeks

Animated series about a group of singing potatoes. The waltz is as easy as one, two, three when the Small Potatoes travel to Victorian-era Vienna!

Mr Bloom's Nursery

Series 1

Episode 6: Hide-and-Seek

on BBC Two England

Gardener Mr Bloom welcomes a team of young helpers, who tend to his plants and produce. The Veggies have a games day in the nursery to show off their different skills. Show more

Gigglebiz

Series 1

Episode 8

on BBC Two England

Sketch show. Captain Adorable comes to the rescue of two young diners in a culinary pickle, while the glamorous newshound Gail Force reports on an exciting sporting event. Show more

ZingZillas

Series 1

Episode 16: Disappearing Drum

on BBC Two England

A band of primate friends play music in their tropical island paradise. Drum listens to a pair of Japanese Taiko drummers called Hiten Ryu Daiko in the glade. Show more

Diagnosis Murder

Series 7

Episode 1: The Roast

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about a sleuthing hospital doctor who helps the LAPD crack tough cases. A night of laughs ends in a double homicide with multiple suspects. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 2

Episode 13

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

James Lewis and Kate Bliss continue their Scottish odyssey. James struggles with his health and his haggling, but gets a great insight into Scotland's curling history. Show more

Contributors

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

Flog It!

Series 8

Episode 50: Ely

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

All eyes are on a set of Russian cutlery when presenter Paul Martin is joined by experts Charlie Ross and Elizabeth Talbot at the magnificent Ely Cathedral in Cambridgeshire. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Charlie Ross
Participant:
Elizabeth Talbot
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead
Director:
Phil Kerswell

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 2

Episode 13: York to Saltaire

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Portillo takes a Turkish bath in the famous spa town of Harrogate and explores the exemplary Victorian village of Saltaire. Show more

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May replace the conventional train's carriages and locomotive with a series of caravans attached to a specially modified car. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman
Participant:
Sebastian Vettel

The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Propaganda and paranoia are exploited as Henry's 'Reformation' hits home while Anne fears for her future.

Contributors

Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Pope Paul III:
Peter O'Toole
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
William Bereton:
James Gilbert
Jane Parker:
Joanne King
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Archbishop Cranmer:
Hans Matheson
Mary Tudor:
Sarah Bolger
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Actor:
Sam Neill

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