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Close Calls: On Camera

Series 8

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Stories of near misses. An eight-year-old boy taking part in a karting race clips the wheel of a rival, sending his own kart somersaulting through the air. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles
Series Producer:
Virginia Hill
Executive Producer:
Chris Riley
Executive Producer:
Julia Shaw
Production Company:
Topical Television

Genres

Bargain Hunt

Series 56

Epsom 12

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Eric Knowles challenges the crowds at Epsom Downs racecourse to guess the purpose of an intriguing wooden object, while Caroline Hawley and Ochuko Ojiri help the teams with their hunt. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Eric Knowles
Director:
Nick Denning
Series Producer:
Joanne Dunscombe
Executive Producer:
Paul Tucker

The Repair Shop

60-Minute Versions

Episode 31

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jay and the team tackle a miner’s lamp that saved its owner's life, a mysterious rug-covered armchair, an old phonograph, and a lamp that once stood outside a chemist’s shop. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jay Blades
Narrator:
Robert Pugh
Series Editor:
Sandy Watson
Production Company:
Ricochet Limited

The Great Interior Design Challenge

Series 4

Episode 2: Model Village, Saltaire

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Retired actor and director Nicholas, marketing assistant James and event stylist Anna each transform a living room in a former workers' cottages in Saltaire. Show more

Alex Polizzi: Chefs on Trial

Episode 10: Amelies Heat 2

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Alex Polizzi takes on the challenge of finding head chefs. Three candidates are put through their paces. Will a chef's choice to put lamb on a seafood menu pay off? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alex Polizzi
Series Producer:
Maria Knowles
Producer:
Robin Leach
Director:
Robin Leach
Executive Producer:
Rachel Innes-Lumsden
Executive Producer:
Dan Adamson
Production Company:
Twofour Broadcast

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Lorraine Pascale shows people with no kitchen confidence how to create meals. Lorraine helps Bryony Crutcher host her best friend's hen party. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Comedy. The arrival of a princess at St Trinain's coincides with the return of recently expelled Arabella, who has the kidnap of a prize racehorse on her mind. Show more

Contributors

Miss Wilson:
Beryl Reid
Miss Dawn:
Joan Sims
Miss Buckland:
Mary Merrall
Miss Waters:
Betty Ann Davies
Miss Holland:
Jane Henderson
Mlle De St Emilion:
Balbina
Miss Gale:
Irene Handl
Jackie:
Diana Day
Miss Drownder:
Hermione Baddeley
Sgt. Ruby Gates / Miss Crawley:
Joyce Grenfell
Miss Brimmer:
Renee Houston
Producer:
Frank Launder
Miss Millicent Fritton / Clarence Fritton:
Alastair Sim
Flash Harry:
George Cole
Director:
Frank Launder
The Sultan of Makyad:
Eric Pohlmann

Genres

Formats

Pointless

Series 20

Episode 3

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else can think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Tamara Gilder
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Series Editor:
John Ryan
Production Company:
Endemol Shine UK

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Rani, Chris Ramsey, Janet Ellis and Jamie Theakston take on a series of challenging quiz games selected by the host, teatime quiz legend Richard Osman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Panellist:
Chris Ramsey
Panellist:
Janet Ellis
Panellist:
Jamie Theakston
Panellist:
Anita Rani
Series Producer:
Stephen Lovelock
Executive Producer:
Tamara Gilder
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 4 (30-Minute Versions)

Driffield - Cattle

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cattle farmers Alison, Colin and Chester compete alongside their young protegees Katie and Hannah at the Driffield show, all hoping that their cherished cattle can win them much-coveted red rosettes.

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Two-part documentary about six men from the Fifth Royal Tank Regiment. Part one tells their story from Dunkirk to the deserts of North Africa and back in preparation for D-Day. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Urban
Series Producer:
Francis Whately
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland
Production Manager:
Rebecca Maidens
Production Manager:
Michelle Clinton

Great British Menu

Series 15

Finals - Fish

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bestselling author Malorie Blackman helps choose the winning fish dish for a banquet celebrating children’s literature. In a tight contest, just one point makes the difference. Show more

I'll Get This

Series 2 - Extra Helping

Episode 5

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Five celebrities play games between dinner courses and the loser has to pay for the entire meal. Featuring Johnny Vegas, Sue Perkins, Mike Tindall, John Barnes and Fleur East.

Contributors

Series Producer:
Breid McLoone
Executive Producer:
Paul McGettigan
Executive Producer:
Zoe Tait
Production Company:
12 Yard Productions
Featured Artist:
Johnny Vegas
Featured Artist:
Sue Perkins
Featured Artist:
Mike Tindall
Featured Artist:
John Barnes
Featured Artist:
Fleur East

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

The comedy pioneer behind the Goon Show, Dr Strangelove and the Pink Panther series is explored in depth in this film, surveying his meteoric rise to fame and troubled personal life. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Joe Lycett kicks off ten weeks of the most perplexing patterns, eye-popping transformations and stunning made-to-measure garments yet. Show more

Beechgrove

2020

Episode 2

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Gardening magazine. Kirsty brings us unique access to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh, while George allows us unique access to his precious tool shed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Carole Baxter
Presenter:
George Anderson
Presenter:
Kirsty Wilson
Series Producer:
Gwyneth Hardy

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