Programme Index

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Gardeners' World

2019

Episode 20

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adam Frost shows the progress in his garden since spring. Adam dispels the confusion of the summer pruning of wisteria and shows us an ingenious solution to planting in dry shade under trees. Show more

Countryfile

Cornwall

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Rani visits the Antony Estate on the Rame Peninsula, John Craven visits an off-grid camp in Truro, and Tom Heap meets farmers caught up in the bovine TB outbreak. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Rani
Presenter:
John Craven
Presenter:
Sean Fletcher
Presenter:
Adam Henson
Presenter:
Tom Heap
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Series Producer:
Joanna Brame

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Matt Tebbutt takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from Saturday Kitchen.

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Tebbutt
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross
Series Producer:
Charlotte Collins
Producer:
James Bedwell
Production Company:
Cactus TV
Production Coordinator:
Hannah Dodd
Researcher:
Scott Anderson

A Cook Abroad

Episode 5: Rick Stein's Australia

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 days

Cooking show. Rick Stein is in Australia, a country he fell in love with on his first visit at the age of 19, where he learns the art of cooking the aboriginal way. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Executive Producer:
Gill Tierney
Series Producer:
Helen Simpson

Nigella: At My Table

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Nigella cooks more warming, comforting and inspirational recipes, including chicken with red grapes and marsala, mussels with pasta and a sunken chocolate amaretto cake. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nigella Lawson
Series Producer:
Hannah Griffiths
Executive Producer:
Robi Dutta

Talking Pictures

Orson Welles

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 15 days

A retrospective look at television appearances made over the years by Orson Welles, capturing the milestones and highlights of his life and career. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 15 days

Classic film noir set in postwar Vienna. A visiting American investigates the apparent death of a friend and uncovers some unpleasant truths. Show more

Contributors

Holly Martins:
Joseph Cotten
Anna Schmidt:
Valli
Major Calloway:
Trevor Howard
Harry Lime:
Orson Welles
Sergeant Paine:
Bernard Lee
Harry's porter:
Paul Hoerbiger
'Baron' Kurtz:
Ernst Deutsch
Dr Winkel:
Erich Ponto
Anna's old landlady:
Hedwig Bleibtreu
Producer:
Carol Reed
Writer:
Carol Reed
Director:
Carol Reed
Director of photography:
Robert Krasker

Formats

World's Busiest Cities

Series 1

Episode 1: Hong Kong

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 days

Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan reveal the hidden systems and armies of people running Hong Kong - one of the most densely populated places on earth. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Simon Reeve embarks on the third leg of his four-part journey around the Mediterranean, travelling through Libya, Tunisia and across the sea to Sicily. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Remarkable Places to Eat

Series 1

Edinburgh

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chef Tom Kerridge takes Fred to Edinburgh to enjoy stunning local produce at one of the city’s most famous fine-dining restaurants and to sample Scotland’s best fish and chips. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Outline Productions Ltd
Series Producer:
Katy Fryer
Producer:
Tara Jang
Presenter:
Tom Kerridge
Executive Producer:
Helen Veale
Production Manager:
Clare Crossley

Animals at Play

Series 1

The Power of Play

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Young animals love playing. But is it all for fun? New research reveals that play is at the heart of almost everything an animal learns, and some unexpected species are at it. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Romesh travels around Zimbabwe, gets caught in biblical lightning storms, re-enacts the film Titanic on a Lake Kariba houseboat and tries the home-brewed beer he made in a bathtub in Bulawayo. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Sam Henry

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Duration: 16 minutes

on BBC Two England

A comedy by Diane Morgan about Mandy, a woman who really really wants a sofa, and will stop at absolutely nothing to get it. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Sam Ward
Director:
Diane Morgan
Sofa Salesman:
Alistair Green
Executive Producer:
Ben Caudell
Herself:
Carol Decker
Himself:
Rick Edwards

Genres

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Dolly is an actress on the verge of super-stardom going to the premiere of her first movie. But on the way, she finds out she is trending on Twitter - for all the wrong reasons. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Louis Theroux

Altered States

Episode 2: Choosing Death

Duration: 1 hour, 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Louis Theroux spends time with those preparing to take a lethal but legally prescribed overdose and meets a controversial group educating others in how to end their lives. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Louis Theroux
Series Producer:
Arron Fellows
Director:
Arron Fellows
Executive Producer:
Peter Dale

Genres

Horizon

2019

The 250 Million Pound Cancer Cure

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Following the NHS as they start to implement proton beam therapy, an advanced but expensive cancer treatment, as well as following as the first children awaiting the lifesaving treatment. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Steve Crabtree
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Smith
Series Producer:
Rob Liddell
Series Producer:
Zoe Heron

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 days

Reggie Yates travels to LA to meet leading African-American actors, such as Oscar-winner Mahershala Ali and Caleb Mclaughlin, and writers and showrunners from Lena Waithe to Justin Simien. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Reggie Yates
Interviewed Guest:
Mahershala Ali
Interviewed Guest:
Tre'vell Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Crews
Interviewed Guest:
Alexa Fogel
Interviewed Guest:
Travon Free
Interviewed Guest:
Caleb Mclaughlin
Interviewed Guest:
Justin Simien
Interviewed Guest:
Lena Waithe
Production Company:
Swan Films

Holby City

Series 21

Don't Leave Me

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

On the anniversary of a personal tragedy, Kian decides he must save a life today. Hanssen worries that with his family history he shouldn’t look after Oskar. Show more

Contributors

Chloe Godard:
Amy Lennox
Evan Crowhurst:
Jack Ryder
Cameron Dunn:
Nic Jackman
Dominic Copeland:
David Ames
Ben 'Lofty' Chiltern:
Lee Mead
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Producer:
Irma Inniss
Producer:
Amy Rodriguez

BBC Two England

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