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The Secret History of the British Garden

Episode 2: The 18th Century

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Monty Don explores the evolution of the British garden. Monty arrives in the 18th century, an age that gave rise to the landscape garden. Show more

An Island Parish

Series 10 - Falklands

Episode 2: Easter Blessings

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following the Falkland Islands' community. It's Easter week and the Rev Richard lends a hand with the hot cross buns in Stanley's only bakery. Show more

Gardeners' World

2019

Episode 17

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Carol Klein travels to Aberglasney Gardens in Wales to explore the best planting partners for that most ephemeral of perennials, the thalictrum. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Presenter:
Adam Frost
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Joe Swift
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher
Executive Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Production Manager:
Caroline Morgan-Fletcher

Curious Creatures

Series 2

Episode 8

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kate Humble hosts the quiz show which delves into the animal kingdom. Team captains Chris Packham and Lucy Cooke are joined by wildlife wonders Steve Leonard and Niall Strawson. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Panellist:
Chris Packham
Panellist:
Lucy Cooke
Panellist:
Niall Strawson
Panellist:
Steve Leonard
Production Company:
Mighty Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Lynn Sutcliffe
Executive Producer:
Hugh Rycroft
Production Manager:
Emma Stone

Getting the Builders In

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Three pairs of builders compete to win jobs. On offer are an en suite bathroom in Epsom and some bespoke wardrobes for a bedroom in Didsbury. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Alex Norton
Executive Producer:
Martin Dowd
Series Producer:
Barry Hecker
Production Company:
Reef Television Ltd

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 1

Episode 8: Times of Plenty

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dave and Si continue their journey through time, celebrating British food. Here, they go gourmet with lobster, truffles, chocolate and the best cuts of meat on offer. Show more

Natural World

2016-2017

Episode 3: Meet the Moose Family

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature documentary. In the wilds of the Rocky Mountains, a mother moose tends to her newborn calf. Cameraman Hugo Kitching follows the mother and calf through the four seasons. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 17

Episode 15

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques challenge. It is the last leg of Catherine Southon and Paul Laidlaw's trip, and they visit shops in Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire, Warwickshire and Northamptonshire. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
John Redshaw
Executive Producer:
Jim Regan
Production Company:
STV Productions

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 22 days

Will Millard discovers the hidden history of Wales. He visits mid-Wales and the west of the country and uncovers a lead mine that is thousands of years old. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Paul and Bob travel to the picturesque River Usk in Wales, where Paul’s father first taught him to fish as a child. They discuss their respective childhoods and reflect on their own family lives. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Bob Mortimer
Participant:
Paul Whitehouse
Executive Producer:
David Brindley
Production Manager:
Sue Davies
Producer:
Luke Holland
Series Producer:
Stephanie Fyfe
Director:
Will Yapp
Executive Producer:
Lisa Clark
Production Company:
Owl Power TV

Gardeners' World

2019

Episode 21

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Monty catches up on jobs to keep the garden looking good all summer long. Adam Frost visits Sledmere Gardens in Yorkshire, where the borders have been planted with specific colour schemes in mind. Show more

Fosse/Verdon

Series 1

Life is a Cabaret

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Exploring the partnership of Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon, beginning in 1966 with Fosse directing the film Sweet Charity, starring Shirley MacLaine in the role made famous by Bob's wife Gwen on Broadway.

Contributors

Bob Fosse:
Sam Rockwell
Gwen Verdon:
Michelle Williams
Paddy Chayefsky:
Norbert Leo Butz
Joan Simon:
Aya Cash
Hal Prince:
Evan Handler
Neil Simon:
Nate Corddry
Liza Minnelli:
Kelli Barrett
Fred Weaver:
Rick Holmes
Chita Rivera:
Bianca Marroquin
Director:
Thomas Kail
Writer:
Sam Wasson

Fosse/Verdon

Series 1

Who's Got the Pain?

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Gwen is in Majorca with Joan to reflect on her relationship with Bob, who she has caught being unfaithful. She reflects on how she met Fosse during the show Damn Yankees when he asked to audition her. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Hip-hop legend and art lover Fab 5 Freddy saddles up to explore 15th-century Italian renaissance art in 15th-century style – on horseback. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fred Brathwaite
Executive Producer:
Janet Lee
Director:
David Shulman

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