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A Matter of Life and Debt

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

A self-made florist hopes her expansions plan won't be cut back by her poor credit history, and an ex-soldier swaps his desk for the dales as he starts his own tour guide business. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Kevin Duala
Executive Producer:
Claire Simpson
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Series Producer:
Angela Davison
Production Manager:
Laura Tjia
Production Company:
Curve Media Ltd

Animal Park

Summer Special 2019

Episode 11

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Will it be happy families or a brutal feud when Xena the abandoned cheetah cub is reunited with her mum and siblings? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Jean Johansson
Series Producer:
Jane Lomas
Executive Producer:
Joff Wilson
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

Defenders UK

Series 1 - 30-minute cutdowns

Episode 9

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Enforcement officers investigate the death of a seven-year-old girl when the bouncy castle she was playing on was swept away by a gust of wind. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

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

Super League Show

2019

20/08/2019

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Tanya Arnold presents highlights. Hull Kingston Rovers and Wakefield meet at Craven Park, whilst Huddersfield are at home to Castleford and London Broncos travel to France to take on Catalans Dragons. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tanya Arnold
Producer:
John Harrison
Executive Producer:
Craig South
Executive Producer:
Nicola Addyman

Curious Creatures

Series 2

Episode 19

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Explore the animal kingdom in the quiz show hosted by Kate Humble. Joining Chris Packham and Lucy Cooke are conservationist James Glancy and former zoo keeper Niall Strawson. Show more

Contributors

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

Heir Hunters

Series 12

Episode 2: Graves/Panther

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Buerk and the heir hunters trace the family of Charlie Graves, and the case of Roy Panther reveals he left his mark shining in the universe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Buerk
Series Producer:
Alison Vann
Executive Producer:
Lindsay Bradbury
Executive Producer:
Tim Quicke
Production Company:
Flame Television

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 1

Episode 21: Food Festivals

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

The bikers celebrate British food. The duo take a look at all the food festivals in the calendar that allow the British to indulge. Show more

Animals Behaving Badly

Series 1

Episode 1: The Mating Game

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 12 months

Liz Bonnin meets the animals using outlandish means to find a mate and raise a family, from feisty mongooses to swaggering peacocks. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 18

Episode 22

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques challenge. David Harper and Angus Ashworth continue their Caledonian capers on the Ayrshire coast. David takes a shot on the golf course at Prestwick. Show more

Contributors

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

Celebrity Eggheads

Series 8 Reversions

Episode 9

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeremy Vine hosts a celebrity edition of the quiz. Can a team of sports presenters including Mike Bushell, Hugh Woozencroft, Holly Hamilton, Sonali Shah and Jessica Creighton win a prize for charity? Show more

Contributors

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

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 9

Episode 2: Letchworth Garden City to Herne Hill

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 16 days

Michael Portillo explores an Edwardian utopia with a radical plan at its heart. Michael discovers a favoured haunt of King Edward VII. Show more

The Repair Shop

60-Minute Versions

Episode 15

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

In the Repair Shop today, the team tackle a rusty old toy pedal car, a bronze statue by a leading French artist, a 1940s card table and a Victorian stamp perforating machine. Show more

Inside the Factory

Series 5

Mattresses

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 hours, 46 minutes

Gregg Wallace is in Leeds at an enormous mattress factory that produces 600 bouncy beds every day. Meanwhile, Cherry Healey learns whether there are benefits to be had from taking an afternoon nap. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gregg Wallace
Presenter:
Cherry Healey
Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Production Manager:
Samara Friend
Executive Producer:
Amanda Lyon
Executive Producer:
Sanjay Singhal
Series Producer:
Michael Rees
Production Company:
Voltage TV
Director:
Steve Bonser

The Chefs' Brigade

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Tensions run high as the new recruits try to find their place, and the Brigade face the hardest service of their careers against a Michelin-starred chef and his brigade. Show more

Contributors

Composer:
Wayne Roberts
Executive Producer:
Colin Barr
Executive Producer:
Dominique Foster
Production Company:
Expectation Entertainment

Mock the Week

Series 18

Episode 4

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dara O Briain and Hugh Dennis look back at the last seven days with guests Glen Moore, Ed Gamble, Kerry Godliman, Milton Jones and Rachel Parris. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Panellist:
Hugh Dennis
Producer:
Ewan Phillips
Production Company:
Angst Productions
Panellist:
Ed Gamble
Panellist:
Kerry Godliman
Panellist:
Glenn Moore
Panellist:
Milton Jones
Panellist:
Rachel Parris

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Romesh spends a week traveling around Colombia. He sees stunning Colonial cities, beautiful Caribbean beaches and, in a scene that inexplicably makes the cut, a Jesus statue shop. Show more

Broke

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Two England

Families reveal what it means to be in work, but still only 'just about managing' to survive. Kevin works over 100 hours a week and manages four businesses, but this work comes at a huge cost. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Gavin Searle
Director:
Nick Leader
Director:
Abi Mowbray
Series Producer:
Jo Abel
Series Producer:
Ruth Nicklin
Producer:
Shell Coe
Narrator:
Jo Hartley
Executive Producer:
Andrew Palmer
Executive Producer:
Will Anderson

Fugitives

Series 2 60 min versions

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Officers in London and Derby search for people wanted across Europe, while detectives from south Wales work with Tanzanian police to locate a murderer on the run in Africa. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Paul Bown
Series Producer:
Susie Phillips
Director:
Andrew Tait
Executive Producer:
Joe Mather
Production Manager:
Louise Binding

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Alicia and Dexter struggle with the gruelling process of IVF, having failed twice before, and construction engineer Gary is desperate to kick start his new gin business. Show more

Contributors

Production Manager:
Lauren Kelly
Executive Producer:
Colleen Flynn
Executive Producer:
Liz Foley
Production Company:
Flicker Productions

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