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Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 16: North East Starter

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The three North East chefs all want to top the leader board with their starter. 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 18: North East 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 East chefs cook their main course for judge Jason Atherton. 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 19: North East Dessert

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. Which desserts will help get two North East chefs through to their regional final? 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 20: North East 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 East chefs must cook their entire menus for the judges. Show more

A History of Britain by Simon Schama

Series 1

Episode 7: The Body of the Queen

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Simon Schama examines the long, tangled relationship between Queen Elizabeth I and her cousin Mary, Queen of Scots, who was executed by royal command in 1587. Show more

Indian Food Made Easy

Series 2

Episode 5: Goan Cuisine

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anjum Anand presents simple Indian recipes. Anjum heads to London to meet Jonathon Readman who is going to attempt to cook for his Goan mother-in-law. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Mastermind

2012/13

Episode 25

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Five contenders compete in the first semi-final. Subjects include Rising Damp, US military aircraft of the Second World War and the films of Dietrich and von Sternberg. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Mark Helsby

Regional Variations (2)

University Challenge

2012/2013

Episode 27

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The quarter-final stage continues as the students from Pembroke College, Cambridge play the medics of St George's, London. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

Talking Pictures

Tony Curtis

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 days

A retrospective look at television appearances made over the years by Hollywood icon Tony Curtis, capturing the milestones and highlights of his life and career.

Coast

Series 5 (Shortened Versions)

Northern Jutland

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

From the tip of Jutland, where the North Sea meets the Baltic, Neil Oliver watches the two seas collide. Nick Crane looks at how the Danish sold bacon to Britain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Series Producer:
Steve Evanson

Regional Variations (2)

Food & Drink

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Flog It!

Series 8 Reversions

Episode 29: Southend

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Paul Martin and the team look for antiques on the Essex coast when they visit Southend-on-Sea. Paul meets the son of a local man who launched trampolining in the 1950s. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Expert:
Will Axon
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead
Series Editor:
Pete Smith
Director:
Gareth Luxton

Regional Variations (2)

Final Score

23/02/2013

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Mark Chapman introduces the comprehensive results service, with reports and interviews from the afternoon's Premier League matches and other standout fixtures around the country.

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Chapman

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jonathan Edwards presents action from Minsk, in which three gold medals are on offer in the women's sprint, the women's points race and the men's omnium. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Top Gear

Series 19

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 5 months

Motoring magazine. Jeremy Clarkson and James May play a rather unusual game of rugby and Richard Hammond goes to Mexico for a nervous road test. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
James May
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman
Interviewed Guest:
Mick Fleetwood

Regional Variations (3)

Mastermind

BBC Two Wales

Eòrpa

BBC Two Scotland

Dad's Army

Series 7

Episode 1: Everybody's Trucking

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Wartime sitcom. A big exercise is jeopardised when the platoon find an abandoned steam engine blocking the road.

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 4: A Wolf Called Storm

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Nature documentary. Cameraman Jeff Turner spends a year in Canada's frozen north following Storm, an extraordinary wolf whose pack was first featured in Frozen Planet. Show more

Howard Goodall's Story of Music

Episode 5: The Age of Rebellion

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Composer Howard Goodall looks at the period when modernism in music arrived, and when the birth of recorded sound changed the way music was heard forever. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Barbara Dickson

BBC Two Scotland

Monumental

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Funny Business

Episode 3: Waves of Laughter

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Revealing the business behind comedy. Investigating the rigours of what is acknowledged as the toughest job in comedy - entertaining those on board cruise ships. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Eddie Mair
Participant:
Nicholas Parsons
Participant:
Tom O'Connor

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Comedy. Reporter Bob Wilton (Ewan McGregor) thinks he may have a scoop when he learns about the New Earth Army, an experimental US military unit with unparalleled psychic powers. Show more

Contributors

Lyn Skip Cassady:
George Clooney
Bob Wilton:
Ewan McGregor
Bill Django:
Jeff Bridges
Director:
Grant Heslov
Larry Hooper:
Kevin Spacey
Brigadier General Dean Hopgood:
Stephen Lang
Todd Nixon:
Robert Patrick
Mahmud Daash:
Waleed Zuaiter
Gus Lacey:
Stephen Root
Major Holtz:
Glenn Morshower
Scotty Mercer:
Nick Offerman
Debora Wilton:
Rebecca Mader
Producer:
Grant Heslov
Author:
Jon Ronson
Tim Kootz:
Tim Griffin
Producer:
Paul Lister

Genres

Formats

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