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Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 11: North West Starter

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The curtain raises on the competition in the North West. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 12: North West Fish

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The North West chefs cook their fish courses. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 13: North West Main

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The North West chefs cook their main course. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 14: North West Dessert

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The North West chefs get a final chance to impress with their dessert. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 15: North West Judging

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The two remaining North West chefs must cook their entire menus for the judges. Show more

A History of Britain by Simon Schama

Series 1

Episode 6: Burning Convictions

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Simon Schama tells the story of the Reformation, from Henry VIII's love for Anne Boleyn to Bloody Mary's unsuccessful attempt to return England to Catholicism. Show more

Indian Food Made Easy

Series 2

Episode 2: Gujarati Cuisine

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anjum Anand presents recipes for delicious, healthy Indian food. Here, she heads to Leicester to help Michael Scott cook a curry for the members of his rugby team. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anjum Anand
Director:
Andy Francis
Executive Producer:
Gurdip Bhangoo
Series Producer:
Ed Taylor

Regional Variations (2)

Mastermind

2012/13

Episode 24

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Questions are put to four more contenders. Subjects are the life and music of Ian Dury; the Red Army 1941-1945; the life and work of Gerald Durrell; the history of Celtic FC. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Mark Helsby

Regional Variations (2)

University Challenge

2012/2013

Episode 26

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

University College London plays the University of Bangor in another quarter-final match. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

A retrospective look at television appearances made over the years by Hollywood legend John Wayne, capturing the milestones and highlights of his life and career.

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Western drama with John Wayne as a US cavalry officer on his last duty before retiring, escorting two women civilians to a stagecoach. The second in John Ford's cavalry trilogy. Show more

Contributors

Captain Brittles:
John Wayne
Olivia:
Joanne Dru
Lt Cohill:
John Agar
Lt Pennell:
Harry Carey Jr
Sgt Quincannon:
Victor McLaglen
Mrs Allshard:
Mildred Natwick
Dr O'Laughlin:
Arthur Shields
Major Allshard:
George O'Brien
Pony-That-Walks:
Chief John Big Tree
Director:
John Ford

Formats

Restoration Home

Series 2

Episode 1: Coldbrook Farm

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Following the restoration of historic properties. The lavish carved Tudor timberwork of Coldbrook Farm reveals there is more to this farmhouse than meets the eye. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Flog It: Trade Secrets

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Great British Menu

BBC Two Wales

Flog It!

Series 7 Reversions

Episode 13: Coventry

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Members of the public try to make money out of their antiques by taking a risk at auction. Paul Martin is joined by Michael Baggott and Will Axon in Coventry Cathedral. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Heidi Ellert
Director:
Vicki Lines
Director:
Gavin Boyland

The Culture Show

Swinging into the Blitz: A Culture Show Special

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Clemency Burton-Hill reveals the untold story of the black British swing musicians of the 1930s, whose meteoric rise to fame was cut short at the height of the Blitz. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Top Gear

Series 19

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 5 months

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May engage in an epic race from Wembley to the San Siro stadium in Milan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
James May
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Macdonald

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 6

Episode 7: The Recruit

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Classic sitcom. Captain Mainwaring is temporarily in hospital. During his absence, Sergeant Wilson allows the vicar to join the platoon.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Chief Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Producer:
David Croft

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 10: Flight of the Rhino

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

The story of a daring plan in South Africa to save rhinos by moving a population to a secret location. But the only way out is by dangling the rhinos under a helicopter. Show more

Howard Goodall's Story of Music

Episode 4: The Age of Tragedy

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Howard Goodall examines the music of the middle to late 19th century, in which a craze for operas and music that dealt with death and destiny swept Europe. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Celtic Chicago

BBC Two Scotland

Monumental

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Funny Business

Episode 2: Deal Makers

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Revealing the business behind comedy. Eddie Izzard, David Baddiel, Rhod Gilbert and Jo Brand speak about the agents and negotiations who have helped their careers. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Eddie Mair
Participant:
Rhod Gilbert
Participant:
David Baddiel
Participant:
Eddie Izzard
Participant:
Jo Brand

Regional Variations (2)

Funny Business

BBC Two Scotland

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

on BBC Two England

When north London Muslim Mahmud's mother dies, he discovers that he is adopted - and Jewish. An American Jewish cabbie teaches him how to be a proper Jew, with disastrous results. Show more

Contributors

Formats

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