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The A to Z of TV Cooking

Original Series

Episode 23: Letter W

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

John Torode presents cookery features linked by the letter W. Rick Stein makes potato and watercress soup and the Hairy Bikers make a white chocolate cheesecake. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Torode
Participant:
Rick Stein
Participant:
Si King
Participant:
Dave Myers
Executive Producer:
Gillian Scothern
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Director:
Simon Catt

Countryfile

Weird and Wonderful

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 12 months

Ellie Harrison is in the Cotswolds to visit the eccentric folly Broadway Tower. Also, a look back through the Countryfile archive to encounters with unusual events in the countryside. Show more

Gardeners' World

2020

Episode 22

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adam Frost shares his love of ornamental grasses. In Margate, the team visit a man who has come up with a unique way of using a shed roof to grow vegetables. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Adam Frost
Presenter:
Joe Swift
Executive Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Production Manager:
Janelle Backes
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher

Beechgrove

2020

Episode 18

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Gardening magazine. Kirsty tries out an easy-to-use propagator to make new on-trend houseplants for free, while Sophie is back in her Aberdeen allotment. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Carole Baxter
Presenter:
Kirsty Wilson
Executive Producer:
Gwyneth Hardy

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Matt Tebbutt takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from Saturday Kitchen.

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Tebbutt
Series Producer:
Charlotte Collins
Producer:
James Bedwell
Assistant Producer:
Scott Anderson
Production Manager:
Charlotte Roach
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross
Commissioning Editor:
Alex McLeod
Production Company:
Cactus TV

My Life on a Plate

Episode 15: Anneka Rice

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Chef Brian Turner takes celebrities back to their youths, using the power of food to jog colourful memories. Anneka Rice revisits special places from her Surrey youth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Turner
Participant:
Anneka Rice
Series Editor:
Susie Staples
Production Company:
Tigress Productions

Stories of Us

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

The Rev Kate Bottley and broadcaster Ashley John-Baptiste take in the great outdoors as they explore how interacting with nature and the world around us could improve our lives in unexpected ways. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Bottley
Series Producer:
Neil Dimmock
Executive Producer:
Caroline Short

Hairy Bikers' Bakeation

Series 1 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 6: Italy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The bikers have made it as far as southern Europe. Starting in Venice, they ditch their bikes in favour of a more elegant form of transport - the gondola. Show more

Natural World

2016-2017

Episode 9: Cheetahs: Growing Up Fast

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

David Attenborough narrates the amazing story of a wild cheetah family, revealing in detail what it takes to turn tiny cubs into accomplished predators. Show more

Top Gear

Best of Series 27 and 28

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Freddie tries to bungee-jump a car off a dam, Paddy sets out to prove an old hearse is the ultimate family car, and Chris remembers the iconic Lotus 79 race car. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Harris
Executive Producer:
Alex Renton
Executive Producer:
Clare Pizey
Series Producer:
Nick Dalton

Snooker: World Championship

2020

Day 17: Final Evening Session

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

The snooker season reaches its climax as Ronnie O'Sullivan and Kyren Wilson compete for the 2020 World Championship, with the winner receiving the trophy and a cheque for £500,000.

Inside the Factory

Series 4

Episode 2: Toilet Roll

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. Gregg Wallace explores the factory that makes 700,000 toilet rolls a day and Cherry Healey gets the bum deal of following a flush through the sewers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Presenter:
Cherry Healey
Presenter:
Gregg Wallace
Production Company:
Voltage TV Productions Ltd
Director of photography:
Chris Titus-King
Camera Operator:
Rhys Plume
Colourist:
Tim O'Brien
On-line editing:
Jamie Home
Re-recording mixer:
Michael Wood
Production Coordinator:
Rachel Drew
Production Manager:
Samara Friend
Editor:
Tim Hansen
Assistant Producer:
Katie Louise Clarke
Assistant Producer:
Fran Jarvis
Producer:
Phillip Smith
Executive Producer:
Jon Alwen
Executive Producer:
Sanjay Singhal
Director:
Emma Pound
Series Editor:
Amanda Lyon

Dragons' Den

Series 16

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for years

More businesses face the toughest pitch of their lives. Two PR professionals are hoping they are just the tonic the Dragons have been waiting for with their collagen-infused gin. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Deborah Meaden
Participant:
Peter Jones
Participant:
Touker Suleyman
Participant:
Jenny Campbell
Participant:
Tej Lalvani
Executive Producer:
Darrell Olsen
Series Producer:
Samantha Davies
Presenter:
Evan Davis

QI XL

Series M

Episode 16: Misconceptions

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Quiz show in which the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry corrects some misconceptions with Sue Perkins, Sara Cox, Chris Addison and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Panellist:
Chris Addison
Panellist:
Sara Cox
Panellist:
Sue Perkins
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd
Production Company:
Talkback Thames

Heroes

Series 1

Episode 5: Hiros

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 15 days

Drama series about people dealing with the newly-discovered superpowers they possess. Niki finds the police on her doorstep, searching for her fugitive husband DL Hawkins. Show more

Contributors

Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Ando Masahashi:
James Kyson Lee
Noah Bennet:
Jack Coleman
Mohinder Suresh:
Sendhil Ramamurthy
Isaac Mendez:
Santiago Cabrera
FBI Agent Audrey Hanson:
Clea DuVall
Producer:
Tim Kring

Heroes

Series 1

Episode 6: Better Halves

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 15 days

Drama series about people dealing with their newly-discovered superpowers. Hiro and his buddy go to New York, where a high-roller offers them a deal they can't refuse. Show more

Contributors

Mohinder Suresh:
Sendhil Ramamurthy
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Micah Sanders:
Noah Gray-Cabey
Nathan Petrelli:
Adrian Pasdar
Simone Deveaux:
Tawny Cypress
Peter Petrelli:
Milo Ventimiglia
Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Isaac Mendez:
Santiago Cabrera
Niki Sanders:
Ali Larter

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

When Saddam Hussein is captured by American troops, CIA analyst John Nixon is the first person to interrogate him. Saddam’s answers leave Nixon both surprised and horrified. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Andy Serkis
Director:
James Bluemel
Composer:
Simon Russell
Series Producer:
Jo Abel
Executive Producer:
Will Anderson
Executive Producer:
Andrew Palmer
Production Company:
KEO Films

Holby City

Series 22

Episode 25

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Finding Ric unconscious in theatre, Guy capitalises on the unexpected opportunity. Sacha tries to make things right with Essie, and Nicky receives a surprising offer.

Contributors

Ric Griffin:
Hugh Quarshie
Guy Self:
John Michie
Essie Di Lucca:
Kaye Wragg
Sacha Levy:
Bob Barrett
Nicky McKendrick:
Belinda Owusu
Cameron Dunn:
Nic Jackman
Adrian “Fletch” Fletcher:
Alex Walkinshaw
Director:
Tracey Rooney

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