Programme Index

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Your Chelsea Flower Show

Making the Most of Your Time

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicki Chapman and the team help you make the most of your time in your own garden, including ideas for low-maintenance lawns. Show more

Primates

Series 1

Protecting Primates

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 12 months

Documentary. Today, more than half of the world’s primates are under threat of extinction. Meet the scientists making groundbreaking discoveries about this remarkable animal family. Show more

Earth's Seasonal Secrets

Episode 4: Spring

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 days

Documentary celebrating spring on planet Earth, and the extraordinary tricks that animals and plants find to rise to the new challenges it brings. Show more

Big Dreams Small Spaces

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Monty Don helps people create the garden of their dreams. Can two gardening enthusiasts, with definite ideas of their own, work together to achieve one goal? Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Classic Astaire and Rogers musical. An American in London falls for a girl who flees to Venice because she thinks he is already married. Songs include Cheek to Cheek and Top Hat. Show more

Contributors

Jerry Travers:
Fred Astaire
Dale Tremont:
Ginger Rogers
Horace Harwick:
Edward Everett Horton
Madge Hardwick:
Helen Broderick
Alberto:
Erik Rhodes
Flower Shop Clerk:
Lucille Ball
Flower Shop Clerk:
Leonard Mudie
Director:
Mark Sandrich

Formats

Pointless

Series 20

Episode 12

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

Animal Park

Compilation Specials

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

The team attempt to capture the birth of some eagerly awaited cheetah cubs, and Kate Humble meets a cute new sea lion pup. And the team meet the family behind the safari park’s very existence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Executive Producer:
Joff Wilson
Series Producer:
James Mair
Production Company:
Remarkable Television
Producer:
Rachel Martin
Director:
Rachel Martin
Editor:
Cas Casey
Production Manager:
Lena Piper
Director:
Jamie Hammick
Producer:
Jamie Hammick

Timewatch

Code-Breakers: Bletchley Park's Lost Heroes

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 11 months

Documentary revealing the secret story of how two men hacked into Hitler's personal super-code machine. Their break turned the Battle of Kursk and powered the D-Day landings. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Keeley Hawes
Producer:
Julian Carey
Director:
Julian Carey
Executive Producer:
Tim Green

Inside the Factory

Keeping Britain Going

Toilet Roll Update

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

As many UK factories face unprecedented demand, Gregg Wallace catches up with some of the factory workers who are toiling around the clock to make sure our cupboards are stocked. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Monkman and Seagull's genius adventure continues through the first half of the 19th century, as the duo seek out the birthplaces of the inventions that fuelled Britain’s industrial infrastructure. Show more

Horizon

2020

Coronavirus Special - Part 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dr Chris van Tulleken, Dr Hannah Fry and Michael Mosley examine the latest research and explore some of the big questions about the new coronavirus and the pandemic it has created.

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Acclaimed two-part series based on a true story. Two robbers hold up a bank and demand free passage from the police while taking bank employees hostage. Show more

Contributors

Hans-Jürgen Rösner:
Sascha Alexander Gersak
Dieter Degowski:
Alexander Scheer
Marion Löblich:
Marie Tietjen
Silke Bischoff:
Zsa Zsa Inci Burkle
Karin Blank:
Amelie Kiefer
Herald Engels:
Johannes Allmayer
Emanuele de Giorgi:
Riccardo Campione
Tatiana de Giorgi:
Giolina Ardente
Aldo de Giorgi:
Vinicio Marchioni
Giuseppina de Giorgi:
Lara Brucci
Udo Robel:
Arnd Klawitter

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 4

Marylebone Market - Fruit, Veg & Cheese

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Two farming families hope to sell their biodynamic fruit and vegetables and homemade cheese at one of London's oldest farmers markets in Marylebone. Show more

Countryfile

Ellie's Home Patch

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Ellie Harrison is on her home turf in Gloucestershire, at the Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Adam Henson reveals how his horses are helping to create a wildlife haven. Show more

Close Calls: On Camera

Series 8

Episode 1

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

A hiker is in search of his dog when a cliff crumbles beneath his feet, and a dramatic rescue by a coastguard rope team is captured on camera. Show more

Contributors

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

Genres

BBC Two England

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