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The TV That Made Me

Series 2 (Reversions)

Episode 10: Joe Swash

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Celebrities choose TV moments that shaped their lives. Joe Swash reveals his first TV crush, before touching on a docudrama series that had us on the edge of our seats. Show more

Animal Park

Summer Special 2017

Episode 1

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kate Humble and Ben Fogle return to Longleat Safari Park. The park's 14 giraffes make their way to their summer paddock, only for baby Evan to cause a stampede. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Jean Johansson
Executive Producer:
Joff Wilson
Series Producer:
Jamie Hammick
Director:
Gareth Sacala
Production Company:
Endemol UK

Bargain Hunt

Series 44

Episode 8: Lewes 2

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Manning and the team are in the East Sussex town of Lewes. The reds and blues battle it out in the antiques centre with experts Philip Serrell and Nick Hall. Show more

Garden Rescue

Series 1 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 1: York

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Charlie Dimmock and the Rich brothers are in York, helping a couple with a very small garden, full of crazy paving and building materials. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Charlie Dimmock
Presenter:
David Rich
Presenter:
Harry Rich
Associate Producer:
Paul Brady
Series Producer:
Liz Rumbold
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV

Great British Menu

Series 12

Episode 17: North East Fish

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Creative culinary competition. Josh Overington creates a decadent fish stew, comprising champagne, lobster, scallops and truffles. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Clarke
Series Producer:
Sally Wingate
Production Company:
Optomen

Britain's Great War

Original Series

Episode 1: War Comes to Britain

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeremy Paxman presents a four-part documentary charting how the First World War affected Great Britain, with this episode focusing on the war's early stages. Show more

Two Tribes

Series 2

Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Richard Osman presents the fast-paced quiz show where what contestants have in common is just as important as their general knowledge.

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
James Fox
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Executive Producer:
Michelle Woods
Executive Producer:
Dominic Waugh
Series Producer:
Eve Winstanley

A Taste of Britain

Series 1

Episode 9: North Yorkshire

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Food programme exploring specialities from around Britain. In North Yorkshire, Brian Turner and Janet Street-Porter start their journey on the Roman walls of York. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Turner
Series Producer:
Amanda Fidler
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross

The Best Dishes Ever

Series 1

Episode 7: Cheap and Cheerful

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 11 days

Ainsley Harriott introduces classic recipes from some of the BBC's best-loved television chefs. The menu includes Ainsley's own perfect potato tart. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Great Rift Valley channels a huge diversity of waterways - rivers, lakes, waterfalls, caustic springs and coral seas - from Egypt to Mozambique. Show more

This Wild Life

Episode 7: Chaos in the Camp

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following a family who moved to Kenya to run a safari camp. Saba's guests are stranded in the scorching sun. Frank comes up against some ivory poachers. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frank Pope
Series Producer:
Susanna Handslip
Executive Producer:
Ted Oakes

The Life of Mammals

Episode 2: Insect Hunters

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature documentary series. David Attenborough meets moles that can swim through sand, a shrew that hunts underwater and the world's strangest bat in New Zealand. Show more

Eggheads

Series 19

Episode 21

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeremy Vine hosts the show where every day a new team of challengers take on what is probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quizzers.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Executive Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Production Company:
12 Yard Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sir Gareth Edwards celebrates his upcoming 70th birthday by reflecting on his life and career with the help of a celebrity audience and archive of his greatest moments. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gabby Logan
Participant:
Gareth Edwards
Participant:
Siân Phillips
Participant:
Rob Brydon
Participant:
Max Boyce
Participant:
Sean Fitzpatrick
Participant:
Matthew Rhys
Participant:
Bryn Terfel
Producer:
Carolyn Hitt
Director:
Siân G Lloyd
Executive Producer:
Chris Stuart
Executive Producer:
Christina Macaulay

Inside the Factory

Series 3

Episode 3: Biscuits

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. Gregg Wallace follows the production of chocolate digestives and discovers that we are all eating them the wrong way up. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gregg Wallace
Presenter:
Cherry Healey
Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Executive Producer:
Alice Harper
Executive Producer:
Sanjay Singhal
Series Producer:
Amanda Lyon
Director:
Michael Rees
Producer:
Emma Pound
Production Manager:
Sally Finigan
Production Company:
Voltage TV Productions Ltd

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

With homophobic hate crime a daily occurrence and on the rise, this film takes a look at the issue, hearing from the victims, their families and the police. Show more

Detectorists

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Comedy series about two metal-detecting friends. After recent revelations, Lance, Andy, Becky and Sophie are all trying to come to terms with an uncertain future. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Mash Report

Series 1 (Summer)

Episode 2

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

With up-to-the-minute analysis, Nish Kumar and a team of hilarious correspondents keep you up to date with everything that has happened - or not happened - this week. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nish Kumar
Executive Producer:
Chris Stott
Series Producer:
Mark Barrett
Production Manager:
Olly Jenkin
Director:
Chris Howe
Production Company:
Princess Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

A celebration of the LGBTQ community's contribution to the arts in Britain. Featuring interviews with leading figures from right across the arts in Britain. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Simon Napier-Bell
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Bell
Interviewed Guest:
Val McDermid
Interviewed Guest:
Maggi Hambling
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Hollinghurst
Interviewed Guest:
Wayne Sleep
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Grimshaw
Interviewed Guest:
Jon Savage
Interviewed Guest:
Russell T Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Cumming
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Fry
Interviewed Guest:
Jeanette Winterson
Interviewed Guest:
Holly Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher
Interviewed Guest:
Gregory Doran
Interviewed Guest:
Isaac Julien
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Goodyear
Interviewed Guest:
Asifa Lahore
Interviewed Guest:
Will Young
Interviewed Guest:
David Hockney
Interviewed Guest:
Sandi Toksvig
Director:
James House
Executive Producer:
Neil Crombie
Executive Producer:
Joe Evans
Production Company:
Swan Films

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sue Barker travels the globe to meet some of the legends who have graced the famous grass courts at Wimbledon, including Martina Navratilova, John McEnroe and Rod Laver. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Barker
Interviewed Guest:
Boris Becker
Interviewed Guest:
Bjorn Borg
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Duke of Kent
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Evert
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Federer
Interviewed Guest:
Billie Jean King
Interviewed Guest:
Rod Laver
Interviewed Guest:
John McEnroe
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Martina Navratilova
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Sampras
Interviewed Guest:
Virginia Wade
Executive Producer:
Carl Doran

Duration: 48 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cherry Healey and Ade Adepitan take on the challenge of booking getaways for two sets of holidaymakers, revealing ingenious ways to get more from their budget. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Cherry Healey
Presenter:
Ade Adepitan
Director:
Darren Coates
Executive Producer:
Alan Holland
Production Company:
7 Wonder Productions

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