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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Science series revealing the future of food. Greengrocer Chris Bavin finds out if the British public will ever accept insects as an appetising snack. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Presenter:
Angela Hartnett
Presenter:
Chris Bavin
Presenter:
Shini Somara
Series Producer:
Rob Liddell
Executive Producer:
Helen Thomas

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series exploring the expansion of railways in the Victorian era. The team find out how more leisure time and cheap rail transport meant more freedom for working-class Victorians. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Presenter:
Alex Langlands
Presenter:
Peter Ginn
Production Company:
Lion Television
Participant:
Andy Croggon
Participant:
Matt Green
Participant:
Dan Wealden
Participant:
Paul MacDonald
Participant:
Simon Penn
Participant:
Joby Carter
Participant:
Basil Craske
Participant:
Billy Johnson
Participant:
Hal Debes
Participant:
Guy Debes
Participant:
John Spencer
Series Producer:
Stuart Elliott
Executive Producer:
Nick Catliff
Production Manager:
Claire Smith
Production Coordinator:
Rachael Pagett
Sound Recordist:
Tim Hodge
Sound Recordist:
Bill Rudolph
Camera Operator:
Tom Pilbeam

The Hairy Bikers' Comfort Food

Series 1

Episode 2: Spice It Up

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dave Myers and Simon King cook some of their favourite comfort food. The Bikers cook dishes guaranteed to turn up the heat, like their roasted spiced cauliflower cheese. Show more

Best Bakes Ever

Series 1

Episode 15

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Jane Asher brings together a selection of recipes from the nation's favourite TV chefs. Whether it is cakes, pies, puddings or main courses, this greatest hits of baking is a must. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Asher
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Director:
Simon Catt

Wild Brazil

Episode 3: Enduring the Drought

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature documentary series. Fierce drought tests the capuchin monkey, giant otter and coati families as they turn to courtship. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Joe Stevens
Producer:
Adam White
Series Producer:
Adam White
Series Producer:
Lucinda Axelsson
Executive Producer:
Tim Scoones

Flatpack Empire

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series about IKEA. In episode three, we follow the company's biggest challenge in a generation - pushing into India with an aggressive expansion plan. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Barry
Executive Producer:
Liesel Evans
Series Producer:
Tom Swingler
Director:
Rob Farquhar
Production Manager:
Clara Thomas
Production Company:
Raw TV

The World's Most Extraordinary Homes

Series 2

Episode 7: Norway

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Piers Taylor and Caroline Quentin head to Norway, where architecture is influenced by incredible landscapes and extreme climate. Show more

Dad's Army

Series 6

Episode 6: Things That Go Bump in the Night

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. The platoon's van breaks down outside what looks like a deserted house where Mainwaring decides they should spend the night.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lieutenant Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Captain Cadbury:
Jonathan Cecil
Producer:
David Croft

Great American Railroad Journeys

Series 4

Kamloops to Calgary

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Portillo boards one of the world’s most famous trains, the Rocky Mountaineer, to cross the backbone of the North American continent from Kamloops to the spa resort of Banff. Show more

QI XL

Series Q

Quills

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sandi Toksvig looks at quills with Alan Davies, Tom Allen, Jimmy Carr and Lou Sanders.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Series Producer:
Piers Fletcher
Director:
Diccon Ramsay
Production Company:
FremantleMedia
Panellist:
Tom Allen
Panellist:
Jimmy Carr
Panellist:
Lou Sanders
Executive Producer:
John Lloyd

Snowfall

Series 3

Pocket Full of Rocks

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

After Melody fails to come home, Andre turns to Franklin. A hunt across the entire West Side forces Franklin to confront the realities of his empire. Show more

Contributors

Franklin Saint:
Damson Idris
Teddy McDonald:
Carter Hudson
Gustavo 'El Oso' Zapata:
Sergio Peris-Mencheta
Leon Simmons:
Isaiah John
Jerome Saint:
Amin Joseph
Cissy Saint:
Michael Hyatt
Alton Saint:
Kevin Carroll
Melody Wright:
Reign Edwards
Andre Wright:
Marcus Henderson
Wanda:
Gail Bean
Idea Originator:
John Singleton
Idea Originator:
Eric Amadio
Idea Originator:
Dave Andron

Snowfall

Series 3

Hedgehogs

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Teddy and Franklin have both been careful, but now each of them suddenly finds himself compromised, with their operation potentially crashing down around their ears. Show more

Contributors

Franklin Saint:
Damson Idris
Teddy McDonald:
Carter Hudson
Gustavo 'El Oso' Zapata:
Sergio Peris-Mencheta
Leon Simmons:
Isaiah John
Jerome Saint:
Amin Joseph
Cissy Saint:
Michael Hyatt
Alton Saint:
Kevin Carroll
Melody Wright:
Reign Edwards
Andre Wright:
Marcus Henderson
Wanda:
Gail Bean
Idea Originator:
John Singleton
Idea Originator:
Eric Amadio
Idea Originator:
Dave Andron

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