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Money for Nothing

Series 7

Episode 5

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sarah Moore scours a recycling centre in Witley for items she can bring back to life. A tumble dryer drum, a record cabinet and a batch of wire mesh are given a new lease of life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sarah Moore
Narrator:
Arthur Smith
Series Producer:
Martyn Bon
Executive Producer:
Michelle Friel
Executive Producer:
Jules Kean
Production Company:
Friel Kean Films Ltd

Fugitives

Series 2

Episode 10

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

The two-year search for the man who abandoned kilos of cocaine at a North Yorkshire airfield ends when the fugitive turns up, soaking wet, on a beach in Gibraltar. Show more

Contributors

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

Saving Lives at Sea

Series 4

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

RNLI volunteers race to the rescue of two five-year-old girls blown out to sea on an inflatable and a mother and daughter trapped by the tide, while one crew member saves his own dad. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Blast! Films
Executive Producer:
Sarah Spencer
Director:
Luke Proctor
Production Manager:
Sue Innes
Series Producer:
Alex Raw

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 22

Episode 24

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Dion meets an impressive young developer in Merseyside, Martin is in Stoke where a couple have a long term plan for their renovation, and Martel’s in Leeds with a first time developer.

Claimed and Shamed

Series 9

Episode 1

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series which sees insurance fraudsters caught on camera. A handyman is seen working despite claiming disability on his income protection policy. Show more

Close Calls: On Camera

Series 7

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Today, a driver opens his car door, sending a young motorcyclist into the path of a bus, and a mum-to-be calls 999 after suffering massive blood loss.

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles
Series Producer:
Virginia Hill
Executive Producer:
Chris Riley
Executive Producer:
Julie Shaw
Production Manager:
Diana Saggers
Production Company:
Topical Television

Genres

The Boss

Series 2

Episode 18

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Susan Calman hosts the quiz show where being number one is everything. Five contestants compete to take control and knock the Boss out of the game. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Executive Producer:
Barry Hart
Executive Producer:
Kieron Collins
Executive Producer:
Gareth Edwards

My Life on a Plate

Episode 3: Nicholas Parsons

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chef Brian Turner takes celebrities back to their youths, using the power of food to jog colourful memories. Nicholas Parsons delves deep into his memories. Show more

Heir Hunters

Series 11

Episode 11: Doheny/Cole

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Series following the work of probate researchers. A Dagenham lady uncovers a link to Whitechapel and the Jack the Ripper murders. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
John Widdup
Executive Producer:
John Widdup
Executive Producer:
Tim Quicke
Production Company:
Flame Television

The Wonder of Animals

Episode 6: Elephants

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 1 month

Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. How hairs keep elephants cool, how feet sensors guide them towards rain and how their mouths store water. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Director:
Francis Welch
Producer:
Francis Welch
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary exploring Yellowstone, one of the most remarkable places on the planet. Kate Humble gets to grips with the science behind winter at Yellowstone. Show more

Flog It!

Series 14

Episode 6: Bowes Museum 21

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 8 months

Antiques series. This episode comes from the Bowes Museum at Barnard Castle in County Durham. Experts Elizabeth Talbot and Paul Laidlaw pick out some gems to value. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Angellica Bell, Gyles Brandreth, Scarlett Moffatt and Iain Stirling test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 11 months

Craig Charles and Robert Llewellyn team up with antiquers Izzie Balmer and Tim Medhurst for a West Midlands road trip. A search for profit-making antiques to sell at auction. Show more

University Challenge

2019/20

Episode 12

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

It is a contest tonight between Wolfson College, Oxford and the University of Sheffield for a place in the second round of the student quiz.

Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Producer:
Irene Daniels
Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Narrator:
Roger Tilling
Production Company:
ITV Studios

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ed Balls, Ade Adepitan and Cherry Healey explore how much we really know about the logistics that enable Britain to buy and sell millions of cars around the world on an unprecedented scale. Show more

Black and British: A Forgotten History

Episode 1: First Encounters

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 22 days

David Olusoga explores the relationship between Britain and people whose origins lie in Africa. David uncovers a history that is as surprising as it is revealing. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 22 days

In the second part of his four-part series, historian David Olusoga explores the business of slavery and remembers the black sailors who fought for Britain at Trafalgar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Olusoga
Producer:
Naomi Austin
Director:
Naomi Austin
Series Producer:
James Van Der Pool
Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 19 days

At last it is the final and with only two designers left, there is everything to play for as two contestants go head to head to battle it out to win the prize of their lives. Show more

Countryfile

Nature's Bounty

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Two England

Helen Skelton learns about the history and traditions of harvesting, and we revisit the times when our presenters got stuck in to help harvest this country's varied produce. Show more

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