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Top Class

Series 5

Round 5: Chobham Academy v King's Norton Primary

on BBC Two England

Search to find the UK's smartest school. Chopham Academy take on King's Norton Primary School. Who will make it through to the quarter-finals? Presented by Susan Calman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Executive Producer:
Barry Hart
Executive Producer:
Simon Marsh

Duration: 17 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Amelia moves into a new apartment with her best friends, Vinny and Poppy. Wallace auditions to become their weird neighbour and a hipster genie causes beard-based havoc.

Robot Wars

Series 8

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 28 days

Robot-fighting series. This show features 'launcher' Apollo, a robot with huge piercing claws, a future-tech machine called Sweeney Todd and PP3D, built using 3D-printed parts. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Mentorn
Executive Producer:
Andrew Robertson
Series Producer:
Matt Wilkinson
Director:
Nikki Parsons
Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Presenter:
Angela Scanlon
Commentator:
Jonathan Pearce

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Actors Dan Brocklebank and Hayley Tamaddon are on the search for antiques in East Anglia. Guiding them on their way are antiques experts Raj Bisram and Angus Ashworth. Show more

The Hairy Bikers' Comfort Food

Series 1 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 5: Crowd Pleasers

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Si and Dave cook dishes to feed a multitude, including salmon pie with spinach and hollandaise, and chocolate and cherry buns. Show more

BBC Children in Need

2019

Got It Covered

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ten big-name actors, including Jim Broadbent, Jodie Whittaker, David Tennant and Olivia Colman, come together to record an album for Children in Need. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Dervla Kirwan
Series Producer:
Louisa Gray
Executive Producer:
Mel Balac
Executive Producer:
Polly Dooley

Best House in Town

Series 1 Cutdowns

Cardiff: Final

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

In the final round in Cardiff, the winning homes from the four categories go head to head. It is a tough job but the judges must decide who deserves the accolade of Best House in Town! Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Marcus Garvey
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Production Manager:
Katherine Kempster
Director:
Jessica Reid
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

The World's Most Extraordinary Homes

Series 1

Episode 1: Mountain

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Piers Taylor and Caroline Quentin explore extraordinary homes built in mountain locations around the world, meeting the owners and architects. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Inspiring Disney drama based on a true story. Young Phiona finds surprising distraction from her life grafting in the Katwe slum when she is introduced to chess by youth worker Robert. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Mira Nair
Phiona Mutesi:
Madina Nalwanga
Robert Katende:
David Oyelowo
Nakku Harriet:
Lupita Nyong'o
Mugabi Brian:
Martin Kabanza
Young Richard:
Ivan Jacobo
Older Richard:
Nicolas Levesque
Sara Katende:
Esther Tebandeke

Britain's Biggest Warship

Goes to Sea

Let Go All Lines

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

HMS Queen Elizabeth embarks on her maiden voyage across the Atlantic. The ship's company face many challenges preparing for the first landing of F35B Lightning Stealth Fighters. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Executive Producer:
Alan Clements
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

Regional Variations (2)

Sporting Traditions

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Dad's Army

Series 5

Episode 9: When Did You Last See Your Money?

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. Corporal Jones mislays the platoon's funds and the boys face a tough time jogging his memory. Show more

Contributors

Captain George Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Arthur Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance-Corporal Jack Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private James Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Joe Walker:
James Beck
Private Charles Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Frank Pike:
Ian Lavender
The Vicar:
Frank Williams
Producer:
David Croft

Natural World

2017-2018

Episode 7: H is for Hawk: A New Chapter

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Nature documentary. Helen Macdonald trains a goshawk and follows a wild goshawk family at the nest, getting closer than ever before to these fiery eyed birds of prey. Show more

Great Australian Railway Journeys

Series 1

Sydney to Broken Hill

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Michael Portillo explores New South Wales, steered by his 1913 Bradshaw’s Guide. He strikes west into the Blue Mountains and travels 570 miles to reach the mining city of Broken Hill. Show more

QI XL

Series Q

Quintessential

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sandi Toksvig delves into a bit of quintessential QI with Alan Davies, Cariad Lloyd, Holly Walsh and Josh Widdicombe.

Contributors

Panellist:
Alan Davies
Series Producer:
Piers Fletcher
Director:
Ben Hardy
Executive Producer:
John Lloyd
Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Production Company:
Freemantle Media UK
Panellist:
Cariad Lloyd
Panellist:
Holly Walsh
Panellist:
Josh Widdicombe

Pose

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

When Elektra, now a part-time dominatrix, finds herself in trouble, she seeks help from her community. Meanwhile, Angel finds comfort in Lil Papi. Show more

Contributors

Blanca Rodriguez:
Mj Rodriguez
Pray Tell:
Billy Porter
Elektra Abundance:
Dominique Jackson
Damon Richards:
Ryan Jamaal Swain
Judy Kubrak:
Sandra Bernhard
Executive Producer:
Brad Falchuk
Executive Producer:
Steven Canals
Executive Producer:
Ryan Murphy
Executive Producer:
Janet Mock

Genres

Pose

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

The first official Masters of Ceremony Council meeting takes place in a diner amidst fierce disagreements about what new categories should be added. Show more

Contributors

Blanca Rodriguez:
Mj Rodriguez
Pray Tell:
Billy Porter
Elektra Abundance:
Dominique Jackson
Damon Richards:
Ryan Jamaal Swain
Judy Kubrak:
Sandra Bernhard
Executive Producer:
Brad Falchuk
Executive Producer:
Steven Canals
Executive Producer:
Ryan Murphy
Executive Producer:
Janet Mock

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

High school student Tracy Flick’s relentless ambition angers teacher Jim McAllister, but his attempts to stop her being elected student president prove disastrous. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Jim Taylor
Jim McAllister:
Matthew Broderick
Tracy Flick:
Reese Witherspoon
Paul Metzler:
Chris Klein
Tammy Metzler:
Jessica Campbell
Dave Novotny:
Mark Harelik
Diane McAllister:
Molly Hagan
Linda Novotny:
Delaney Driscoll
Principal Walt Hendricks:
Phil Reeves
Judith R Flick:
Colleen Camp
Lisa Flanagan:
Frankie Ingrassia

The Name of the Rose

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 47 minutes

on BBC Two England

The papal delegates arrive with the news that the grand inquisitor is on his way to the abbey. On examining Berenger's body, William discovers similarities with the death of Venanzio. Show more

BBC Two England

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