Programme Index

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Small Potatoes

Episode 25: Yes Sir

Duration: 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series about a group of singing potatoes. In this swinging homage to the Sinatra era, the Small Potatoes sing about how they are no average spuds. Show more

Let's Celebrate

Episode 11: Eid-ul-Fitr

on BBC Two England

Thomas Ticker meets children who are celebrating religious and cultural festivals in the UK. Amirah and her family prepare for the Islamic festival of Eid-ul-Fitr. Show more

Paradise Cafe

Series 2

Episode 4: Angel Power

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Angel, a ghost pro-wrestler, wants to prove she's the greatest wrestler of all time. Tai agrees to take her on, but the girls are worried that Angel is too much for him. Show more

Who Let the Dogs Out?

Series 1

Episode 8: Maths Dogs

on BBC Two England

Wacky dog training talent show. Zak picks three talented young dog trainers from all around the UK to learn a totally cool stunt - maths! Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

James Martin takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from Saturday Kitchen. There are also classic archive recipes from Rick Stein.

The Great British Bake Off

Series 3

Episode 1: Cakes

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Twelve amateur bakers have their skills tested to the limit. The contestants tackle Paul Hollywood's recipe for rum babas and bake a showstopper cake with a hidden detail. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Presenter:
Mel Giedroyc
Participant:
Mary Berry
Participant:
Paul Hollywood
Executive Producer:
Anna Beattie
Executive Producer:
Kieran Smith
Series Producer:
Amanda Westwood

Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

on BBC Two England

The true story of English war widow Violette Szabo, who was awarded the George Cross for her work as a secret agent in occupied France in the Second World War. Show more

Contributors

Violette Szabo:
Virginia McKenna
Tony Fraser:
Paul Scofield
Mr Bushell:
Jack L Warner
Mrs Bushell:
Denise Grey
Etienne Szabo:
Alain Saury
Lillian Rolfe:
Anne Leon
Vera Atkins:
Avice Landon
Denise Bloch:
Nicole Stephane
Director:
Lewis Gilbert

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

on BBC Two England

Psychological drama set in World War II, focusing on the relationships forming in and around a British airfield. Starring Michael Redgrave and John Mills. Show more

Contributors

David Arcgdale:
Michael Redgrave
Peter Penrose:
John Mills
Toddy Todd:
Rosamund John
Squadron Leader Carter:
Trevor Howard
'Nobby' Clarke:
Bill Owen
A Singer:
Jean Simmons

Antiques Road Trip

Series 4

Episode 10

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques experts compete to make the most money at auction. In the last leg, Margie Cooper and Mark Stacey travel from Hele, Exeter to a final auction showdown in Torquay. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Margie Cooper
Presenter:
Margie Cooper
Presenter:
Mark Stacey
Presenter:
Mark Stacey
Narrator:
Tim Wonnacott
Narrator:
Tim Wonnacott
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Series Producer:
Paul Tucker
Series Producer:
Paul Tucker

Oceans

Episode 6: Indian Ocean - Coastal

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The team explores the coastal waters of the Indian Ocean to discover what happens when this powerful ocean collides with the edge of a continent. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Rose
Presenter:
Lucy Blue
Presenter:
Tooni Mahto
Director:
Matthew Dyas
Executive Producer:
Anne Laking
Series Producer:
Helen Thomas

Series

Oceans

MotoGP

2012

Episode 12: Indianapolis

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Matt Roberts introduces coverage of round eleven of the MotoGP season from Indianapolis. The 'brickyard' hosts the second of two back-to-back American rounds. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Roberts
Reporter:
Azi Farni
Commentator:
Steve Parrish
Commentator:
Charlie Cox
Executive Producer:
Rohan Browning
Series Producer:
Mike Williams

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series. Ken Hom and Ching-He Huang venture across China's vast western frontier to explore little-known culture and cuisines of the country's ethnic minority groups. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ken Hom
Presenter:
Ching-He Huang
Director:
James Nutt
Executive Producer:
Paula Trafford
Series Producer:
Emma Peach

Toughest Place to be a...

Series 3

Episode 1: Miner

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Safety conscious Staffordshire mine worker Craig Notman travels to Mongolia to dig for gold in a precarious and dangerous network of tunnels deep in the Mongolian steppe. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Simon Muriel
Director:
Simon Muriel
Producer:
Simon Muriel
Producer:
Simon Muriel
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall
Series Producer:
Simon Watts-Davies

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Spy drama. Johnny (Bill Nighy) is a long-serving MI5 officer. His boss dies suddenly, leaving behind an inexplicable file which threatens the stability of the organisation. Show more

Contributors

Johnny Worricker:
Bill Nighy
Nancy Pierpan:
Rachel Weisz
Benedict Baron:
Michael Gambon
Ralph Wilson:
Tom Hughes
Jill Tankard:
Judy Davis
Anthea Catcheside:
Saskia Reeves
Rollo Maverley:
Ewen Bremner
Muna Hammami:
Rakhee Thakrar
Julianne Worricker:
Felicity Jones
Max Vallance:
Richard Lintern
Alec Beasley:
Ralph Fiennes
Allegra Betts:
Kate Burdette
Anna Herve:
Holly Aird
Brian Lord:
Andrew Cleaver
Emma Baron:
Alice Krige
Joseph Pierpan:
Bruce Myers
Leona Chew:
Marthe Keller
Melissa Legge:
Aisling Loftus
Ted Finch:
James McArdle
Master of the College:
Jay Benedict
Mrs Ashanti:
Surendra Kochar
Cambridge Don:
Bijan Daneshmand
Mini Cab Owner:
Kriss Dosanjh
Laurence:
Larry David
Radio Announcer:
Rory Morrison
Radio Announcer:
Charlotte Green
Producer:
David Heyman
Producer:
David Barron
Producer:
Rosie Alison
Producer:
Celia Duval
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
David Hare

Formats

MotoGP

2012

Episode 12: Indianapolis

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Matt Roberts introduces coverage of round eleven of the MotoGP season from Indianapolis. The 'brickyard' hosts the second of two back-to-back American rounds. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Roberts
Reporter:
Azi Farni
Commentator:
Steve Parrish
Commentator:
Charlie Cox
Executive Producer:
Rohan Browning
Series Producer:
Mike Williams

BBC Two England

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