Programme Index

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Homes Under the Hammer

Series 15

Episode 62

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Martin Roberts and Lucy Alexander visit a site in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, a property in Kent and another in a cul-de-sac in Warrington. Show more

Don't Get Done in the Sun

Episode 7: Accommodation/Bureau De Change

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Consumer series. The team look at problems when booking accommodation, and hear from a man whose travel agent failed to provide the accommodation that he had paid for. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Foster
Presenter:
Rani Price
Series Producer:
Liz Robinson
Series Editor:
John Widdup
Executive Producer:
Matthew Gordon

Saints and Scroungers

Series 4

Episode 20: Coffey/Papworth Trust/Peake

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series looking at benefit fraud. Fraud investigators reveal how a family who seemed to have hit hard times were hiding a wealth of property, unpaid tax and fraudulent claims. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Amateur sewers test their sewing and dressmaking skills. The contestants follow a man's shirt pattern, show off their stitching skills and create a made-to-measure evening gown. Show more

Deadly 60 on a Mission

Series 2

Episode 7: Africa 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Steve Backshall journeys from the lush mountains of Ethiopia to the plains of South Africa. He encounters one of the most feared predators in Africa, the spotted hyena. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Sound Recordist:
Nick Allinson
Sound Recordist:
Nick Allinson
Sound Recordist:
Simon Cole
Sound Recordist:
Simon Cole
Series Producer:
Scott Alexander
Series Producer:
Scott Alexander
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Camera Operator:
Graham MacFarlane
Camera Operator:
Graham MacFarlane
Camera Operator:
Johnny Rogers
Camera Operator:
Johnny Rogers

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4

Episode 25: Goes to Ireland - Athlone to Galway

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

On the final leg of Michael Portillo's Irish journey he discovers historic jewellery with royal connections in Galway and meets a people's king. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ghost story about two young children asked by ghost children to solve an ancient mystery, requiring them to travel back in time. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Wickens:
Diana Dors
Uncle Bertie:
James Villiers
Lucy Allen:
Lynne Frederick
Jamie Allen:
Garry Miller
Mrs Allen:
Dorothy Alison
Georgie Latimer:
Marc Granger
Mr Claverton:
Erik Chitty
Mr Clutterbug:
Graham Crowden

Regional Variations (2)

My Life in Books

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Anne Robinson is joined by Kate Silverton and Chris Addison, who pick their favourite books and discuss why they have been important to them throughout their lives. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Mastermind

2005

Episode 16

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

John Humphrys poses the questions in the classic quiz. Specialist subjects include the Labour government 1974 - 1979 and the life and work of Flanders and Swann. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Series Producer:
Pam Cavannagh

Eggheads

Series 14

Episode 25

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan 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

Participant:
Dave Rainford
Participant:
Barry Simmons
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

Coast

Series 5 (Shortened Versions)

The Irish Sea

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Coast team reveals how shared seas unite us all. Neil Oliver explores the Isle of Man, while Alice Roberts gets trapped in quicksand at Morecambe Bay. Show more

Springwatch

2013

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

UK wildlife action from Chris Packham, Michaela Strachan and Martin Hughes-Games. The latest news from the bird families. Plus the team reveals their top wildlife tracking tips. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Audience-led informal live discussion and debate. Featuring a special guest who is trying to unravel the love triangle between two magpies and a jackdaw. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Iraq War

Episode 1: Regime Change

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

The biggest players of the war in Iraq reveal the inside story. This episode investigates how the US and Britain became convinced that Saddam possessed WMDs. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Norma Percy
Series Producer:
Paul Mitchell
Producer:
Charlie Smith
Director:
Charlie Smith

Later... with Jools Holland

Series 42 Live

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jools is joined by Beady Eye, as well as R&B sensation Miguel, British synth-pop pioneers OMD, Scottish songstress KT Tunstall and Deap Vally. This programme is not broadcast live. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Spotlight

BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Iraq War

BBC Two Scotland

The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two HD

With Anne Boleyn finally to be crowned his queen, Henry ignores the splits within his court and kingdom as he awaits the male heir she has promised him.

Contributors

Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Pope Paul III:
Peter O'Toole
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Thomas Cranmer:
Hans Matheson
Catherine of Aragon:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
William Brereton:
James Gilbert
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Mark Smeaton:
David Alpay
Director:
Colm McCarthy
Bishop Fisher:
Bosco Hogan
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Actor:
Sam Neill

The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lavish drama. The King's insistence on an oath affirming him as head of the church pushes Sir Thomas More further from favour. Anne attempts to fix Henry's wandering eye. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Colm McCarthy
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Mark Smeaton:
David Alpay
Margaret "Madge" Sheldon:
Laura Jane Laughlin
Lady Eleanor Luke:
Andrea Lowe
Princess Mary Tudor:
Sarah Bolger
Bishop Fisher:
Bosco Hogan
Thomas Cranmer:
Hans Matheson
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Katherine of Aragon:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Mary Boleyn:
Perdita Weeks
Margaret Moore:
Gemma Reeves

Fit to Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History

Original Series

Episode 3: Happy Families: Hanoverians to Windsors

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Lucy Worsley explores how the health of monarchs has shaped the nation. She explores the family dynamics of Victoria and her descendants. Show more

BBC Two England

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