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Andy's Wild Adventures

Series 2

Episode 7: Mandarin Ducks

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Preschool wildlife series. Andy and Kip embark on another wild adventure to see mandarin ducks in Russia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andy Day
Series Producer:
Charlotte Crosse
Director:
John Miller
Puppeteer:
Neil Sterenberg
Voice of Kip the Cat:
Harriet Carmichael
Voice of Mr PIckles:
Alex Winters

Naomi's Nightmares of Nature

Series 1

Episode 8: Australia: Coast

on BBC Two England

Naomi Wilkinson's hunt for nature's nightmares takes her down under to swim with an enormous saltwater crocodile and search for the highly toxic stonefish. Show more

4 O'Clock Club

The First Gang

Episode 11: Sweets

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Comedy about two brothers at the same school - one as a pupil, the other as a new teacher. Nathan is given the job of finding out who is behind an unofficial tuck shop. Show more

M.I. High

Series 5

Episode 11: The First to Crack

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Children's spy drama. When the world's most deadly poison is stolen from MI9, the spies suspect it is connected to eccentric puzzle maker Quillian Pendrix. Show more

Contributors

Carrie Stewart:
Charlene Osuagwu
Oscar Cole:
Ben Kerfoot
Frank London:
Jonny Freeman
Mr Flatley:
Chris Stanton
Chief Agent Stark:
Jonathan Rhodes
Quillian Pendrix:
Ramon Tikaram
Sarah Kapalski:
Antonia Kinlay
Damon Travers:
Christopher Brandon
Scoop Doggy:
Sam Melvin
Avril Franklin:
Jenny Huxley Golden
Davina Berry:
Eliza Cummings-Cove
Donovan Butler:
Joseph Cocklin
Homie Apathy:
Anthony Genas
Director:
Richard Elson

Duration: 1 hour, 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventure about a canine superhero. A dog is bestowed with special powers in a lab experiment gone wrong and sets out to protect his city from a megalomaniac. Show more

Contributors

Underdog/Shoeshine:
Jason Lee
Dr Simon Barsinister:
Peter Dinklage
Voice of Polly:
Amy Adams
Voice of Riff Raff:
Brad Garrett

Coast

Series 6 (Shortened Versions)

The Netherlands

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Coast ventures out to the man-made shoreline of the Netherlands. Nicholas Crane examines the great flood of 1953, and Tessa Dunlop learns about 'Tulipmania'. Show more

The Great British Bake Off

Series 3

Episode 5: Pies

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Amateur bakers have their skills tested to the limit. The bakers turn their attention to pies, attempting to master a hand-raised pie, a perfect wellington and American pies. 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

The Great British Bake Off

Series 3

Episode 6: Puddings

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Amateur bakers are put to the test. They are challenged to make two types of sponge puddings, take on a difficult Mary Berry recipe and deliver a showstopping strudel. 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

Great British Food Revival

Cutdowns

Episode 3: Gary Rhodes on Tomatoes

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Gary Rhodes espouses the virtues and varieties of the British tomato, arguing that the domestic growing season is criminally ignored by UK eating habits. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy western about a Texas cowboy who inherits a house of ill-repute. His plans to close the place down meet with opposition from the local townsfolk. Starring James Stewart. Show more

Contributors

John O'Hanlan:
James Stewart
Harley Sullivan:
Henry Fonda
Annie Jo:
Jackie Joseph
Pauline:
Elaine Devry
Carrie Virginnia:
Jackie Russell
Sara Jean:
Sharon Debord
Marshal JL Barrett:
Arch Johnson
Corey Bannister:
Robert J Wilke
Charlie Bannister:
Charles Tyner
Director:
Gene Kelly

Genres

Formats

Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 3: Berlin to the Rhein

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Armed with his 1913 guide, Michael Portillo travels from Berlin, through the picturesque Harz Mountains and on to Rheingau, renowned for its age-old vineyards. Show more

Eggheads

Series 13

Episode 90

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeremy Vine 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

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Participant:
Dave Rainford
Participant:
Pat Gibson
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Series Producer:
Rob Dean
Participant:
Barry Simmons

Regional Variations (2)

Hairy Dieters: How to Love Food and Lose Weight

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Simon King and Dave Myers embark on a weight-loss campaign. The pair attempt to reinvent a cooked breakfast, a roast chicken dinner - and replace curry with a French cassoulet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon King
Presenter:
Dave Myers
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Director:
Ian Denyer
Series Producer:
Ian Denyer

Nature's Weirdest Events

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Chris Packham examines some of the world's weirdest natural events. Chris travels to a village awash with billions of tiny crabs and meets people who faced an angry mob of elk. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Charlie Brooker's 2012 Wipe

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Mock the Week

Series 11

Episode 13

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Dara O Briain and the team present an extended Christmas spectacular with a stocking full of hilarious festive treats, out-takes and ghosts of Christmas specials past.

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 26

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights from the past series, where Noel Fielding and Phill Jupitus have been joined by hosts including Lee Mack, Kathy Burke, Richard Ayoade, Nick Grimshaw, Ne-Yo and Example. Show more

Hebburn

Series 1

Episode 4: Feeling Dynamic

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom. The Geordie answer to Thelma and Louise are on the road; Dot buys Vicky a new car and nearly drives her off a mental cliff. Jack tries to find a new job. Show more

Twenty Twelve

Series 2

Episode 5: Catastrophisation

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series. Thirty two days to go, and it emerges that someone has been caught converting official Olympic starting pistols to fire live rounds. Show more

Contributors

Ian Fletcher:
Hugh Bonneville
Fi Healey:
Morven Christie
Nick Jowett:
Vincent Franklin
Siobhan Sharpe:
Jessica Hynes
Graham Hitchins:
Karl Theobald
Daniel Stroud:
Samuel Barnett
Narrator:
David Tennant
Director:
John Morton
Series Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman
Dave Mills:
Glen Davies
Rachel Crane:
Robin Weaver
Coco lomax:
Sara Pascoe
Barney Lumsden:
Alex Beckett
Karl Marx:
Joel Fry
Brian McLoughlin:
Frankie McCafferty
Scott Coldwell:
Martin McDougall
Ryan Burr:
Bentley Kalu
Security Guard:
Jane Whittenshaw

Duration: 1 hour, 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Suspenseful thriller about an army officer who attempts to prove his innocence after he is framed for a payroll robbery. Pursued across Mexico, he hopes to catch the real culprit. Show more

Contributors

Duke Halliday:
Robert Mitchum
Joan Graham:
Jane Greer
Director:
Don Siegel
Capt Vincent Blake:
William Bendix
Insp Ortega:
Ramon Navarro
Jim Fiske:
Patric Knowles
Lt Ruiz:
Don Alvarado
Hulius Seton:
John Qualen
American Tourist:
Virginia Farmer
Pastry Vendor:
Nacho Galindo
Producer:
Jack J Gross

Formats

BBC Two England

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