Programme Index

Discover 10,099,396 listings and 232,762 playable programmes from the BBC

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 31: Central Starter

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. In central England, three culinary heavyweights return to the Great British Menu kitchen. 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 32: Central Fish

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The three chefs try to impress veteran judge Marcus Wareing with 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 33: Central Main

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. As they cook their main courses, Adil Ray joins the chefs for a fundraising adventure. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Adil Ray
Series Producer:
Lisa Hazlehurst
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 34: Central Dessert

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The chefs create their desserts, with one last chance to impress judge Marcus Wareing. Show more

Great British Menu

Series 8

Episode 35: Central Judging

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The chefs must cook their entire menus for the judges, including Jim Moir aka Vic Reeves. Show more

A History of Britain by Simon Schama

Series 2

Episode 3: Britannia Incorporated

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Simon Schama's epic history reaches the 18th century, where an economic explosion gives birth to the consumer society and agriculture becomes big business. Show more

Map Man

Series 2

Episode 1: Bartholomew's Cycling Map of England and Wales

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane travels Britiain using historical maps. He uses Bartholomew's Cycling Map to set a route through the Lake District. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Raymond Blanc's Kitchen Secrets

BBC Two Scotland

Flog It!

BBC Two Wales

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Cookery series. Ed Baines and Valentine Warner visit and compete in country shows. In this episode they enter their roulades in the Otley Show, taking on the local experts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ed Baines
Presenter:
Ed Baines
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman

Regional Variations (2)

Raymond Blanc's Kitchen Secrets

BBC Two Scotland

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Cookery series. Ed Baines and Valentine Warner visit and compete in country shows. They go to London for the Lambeth Country Show and enter the Garden Vegetable Cake category. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ed Baines
Presenter:
Ed Baines
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman

Regional Variations (3)

Mastermind

BBC Two Scotland

University Challenge

BBC Two Wales

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Cookery series. Ed Baines and Valentine Warner visit and compete in country shows. In this episode, the chefs head to Brighton for the Fiery Foods UK Chilli Festival. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ed Baines
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman

Regional Variations (3)

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales

University Challenge

BBC Two Scotland

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Cookery series. Chefs Ed Baines and Valentine Warner visit and compete in country shows. In this episode, the chefs enter the 'Packed Lunch for Two' category in the Stokesley show. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ed Baines
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman

Regional Variations (3)

Great Continental Railway Journeys

BBC Two Scotland

Country Show Cook Off

BBC Two Wales

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Cookery series. Ed Baines and Valentine Warner visit and compete in country shows. The chefs both hope to win the day with their date and walnut scones at the Nidderdale show. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ed Baines
Presenter:
Ed Baines
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Gill Waddington
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman
Series Producer:
Paul Hineman

Regional Variations (3)

Country Show Cook Off

BBC Two Wales

Scottish Liberal Democrats Conference

BBC Two Scotland

Mastermind

2012/13

Episode 28

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

John Humphrys presents another semi-final. Subjects are the life and films of David Niven, Edward III, the Pixies, the life of Giuseppe Garibaldi and the Flashman novels. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Mark Helsby

Regional Variations (2)

University Challenge

2012/2013

Episode 30

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The quarter-finals continue as Imperial College, London meet the University of Bangor. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

Regional Variations (3)

Great Continental Railway Journeys

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Country Show Cook Off

BBC Two Wales

Flog It!

Series 7 Reversions

Episode 16: Milton Keynes

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin and experts Anita Manning and Kate Bateman unearth some treasures in Milton Keynes - a dazzling art deco ring and a mourning locket. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Presenter:
Anita Manning
Presenter:
Kate Bateman
Series Producer:
Pete Smith

Regional Variations (3)

Sportscene

BBC Two Scotland

Final Score

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Final Score

16/03/2013

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

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

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Chapman
Presenter:
Mark Chapman

Regional Variations (4)

Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury

BBC Two Wales

Food & Drink

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dad's Army

BBC Two Scotland

Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 1 - Reversions

Episode 5: Switzerland: Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Portillo uses his 1913 railway guide to explore Switzerland, whose remarkable railways helped make it a favourite with Edwardian tourists. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Great Continental Railway Journeys

BBC Two Wales

Eòrpa

BBC Two Scotland

Dad's Army

Series 7

Episode 4: The Godiva Affair

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Classic wartime sitcom. Captain Mainwaring's platoon decide to perform a morris dance to raise funds for the Walmington-on-Sea Spitfire fund.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Day:
Peter Honri
Chief Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Private Hancock:
George Hancock
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
Private Sponge:
Colin Bean
Town Clerk:
Eric Longworth
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Cheesman:
Talfryn Thomas
Producer:
David Croft

Regional Variations (2)

The Scots Who Made the Modern World

BBC Two Scotland

Top Gear

Series 19

Episode 7: Africa Special: Part 2

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 4 months

Having survived insane traffic, lethal mudslides and dubious map reading, the trio reach the climax of their quest to find the definitive source of the Nile. Show more

Contributors

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

Dancing on the Edge

Interviewing Louis

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Drama. Stanley interviews the Louis Lester band at the peak of their fame for his Music Express magazine. Louis, Jessie and Carla give an insight into their thoughts about fame. Show more

Contributors

Louis Lester:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Stanley Mitchell:
Matthew Goode
Josephine/Sarah:
Laura Haddock
Schlesinger:
Mel Smith
Harry Thornton:
Miles Richardson
Producer:
Faye Ward

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama about a young couple (Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek) in 50s South Dakota who embark on a killing spree, hiding out in the area's badlands as the law closes in on them. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Formats

BBC Two England

About BBC Two

BBC Two is a lively channel of depth and substance, carrying a range of knowledge-building programming complemented by great drama, comedy and arts.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More