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The A to Z of TV Gardening

Original Series

Episode 9: Letter I

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

A look at some of the BBC's most popular gardening programmes and personalities, presented by Carol Kirkwood. Carol explores subjects that all begin with the letter I. Show more

Countryfile

One Man and His Dog

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Matt Baker and Charlotte Smith are with four of the UK’s top shepherds and their sheepdogs for this year’s Countryfile One Man and His Dog competition, taking place at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire. Show more

Gardeners' World

2020

Episode 28

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Join Adam Frost in his garden for a special programme celebrating some of the most glorious gardens the team have visited over the last few years. Show more

Contributors

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

Beechgrove

2020

Episode 24

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Kirsty takes a look at one of the oldest and rarest plants known to man, the Wollemi Pine, sometimes called the fossil tree. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Carole Baxter
Presenter:
George Anderson
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

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mary visits Ireland, where wholesome comfort food is at the heart of their cuisine, and makes recipes inspired by the beautiful Emerald Isle, including an irresistible coffee and praline cake. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Berry
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Director:
David Crerar
Director:
Sarah Myland
Series Producer:
Alice Binks
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

Cycling

World Road Championships 2020

Men's Road Race

Duration: 4 hours, 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Live coverage of the men’s road race at the UCI 2020 Road World Championships, which are being held in Imola in Italy. Presented by Jill Douglas. Commentary by Simon Brotherton and Chris Boardman. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Home Ground

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Flog It!

Series 14

Episode 7: Falmouth 9

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques series. Experts Charles Hanson and Caroline Hawley join presenter Paul Martin at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, based in Falmouth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead

Duration: 2 hours, 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic, darkly comic Hitchcock thriller in which an adman is pursued both by spies, who mistake him for a double agent, and by the police, who think he is an assassin. Show more

Contributors

Roger Thornhill:
Cary Grant
Eve Kendall:
Eva Marie Saint
Phillip Vandamm:
James Mason
The Professor:
Leo G Carroll
Clara Thornhill:
Jessie Royce Landis
Lester Townsend:
Philip Ober
Valerian:
Adam Williams
Victor Larrabee:
Edward Platt

Formats

Britain's Biggest Dig

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Professor Alice Roberts and Dr Yasmin Khan dig deeper through the excavations at St James’s burial ground on the hunt for the lost explorer who extended Britain’s empire across the globe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Yasmin Khan
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Composer:
Ty Unwin
Producer:
Izzy Charman
Director:
Tom McCarthy
Producer:
Tom McCarthy
Executive Producer:
Bill Locke
Series Producer:
Harvey Lilley
Production Company:
Lion Television

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Bob and Paul return to the River Wye, Bob’s favourite river, to fish for chub. Show more

Contributors

Featured Artist:
Bob Mortimer
Featured Artist:
Paul Whitehouse
Series Producer:
Stephanie Fyfe
Executive Producer:
Lisa Clark
Executive Producer:
Max Gogarty
Production Company:
Owl Power TV
Director:
Robert Gill
Production Manager:
Louise Meager

Harry Hill's World of TV

Series 1

Home Improvement

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 16 days

Harry focuses on the history of home improvement shows, revealing the tricks of the trade when making these programmes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Harry Hill
Series Editor:
Mobashir Dar
Producer:
Sam Terroni
Producer:
David Price
Production Manager:
Tracey Keeman
Music Director:
Steve Brown
Writer:
Dan Mersh
Production Company:
NIT Television

Louis Theroux

Life on the Edge

Family Ties

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Louis examines how the greatest source of love in our lives – our families – can often be the cause of our deepest pain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Louis Theroux
Director:
Tom Barrow
Executive Producer:
Arron Fellows
Production Company:
Mindhouse Productions

Regional Variations (2)

Golf: Irish Open

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Better Things

Series 4

High Man, Bye Man

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Sam and the girls are invited to Marion and Caroline's housewarming, where Phil makes a scene. Show more

Better Things

Series 4

Father's Day

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Sam and her single girlfriends celebrate Father's Day with a party to commiserate with each other over their failed relationships. Phil has a very special present for Frankie.

Heroes

Series 1

Episode 17: Company Man

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series. HRG's past catches up with him when he is taken hostage alongside his wife and Claire by Matt and Ted Sprague. Show more

Contributors

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

Heroes

Series 1

Episode 18: Parasite

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series. With the election and NYC's destruction looming, Nathan meets with the shadowy Linderman, while Hiro's attempt to steal the sword takes him on a new path. Show more

Contributors

Noah Bennet/HRG:
Jack Coleman
Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Samuel Sullivan:
Robert Knepper
Tracy Strauss:
Ali Larter
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Nathan Petrelli:
Adrian Pasdar
Gabriel Gray/Sylar:
Zachary Quinto
Peter Petrelli:
Milo Ventimiglia
Gretchen Berg:
Madeline Zima
Janice Parkman:
Elizabeth Lackey
Kaito Nakamura:
George Takei
Young Ando:
Jordan Dang

Atlanta

Series 1

Episode 5: Nobody Beats the Biebs

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy drama. Paper Boi takes part in a celebrity basketball match for charity and gets himself involved in a grudge match with Justin Bieber. Show more

Contributors

Earnest 'Earn' Marks:
Donald Glover
Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles:
Brian Tyree Henry
Janice:
Jane Adams
Valencia Joyner:
Paloma Guzman
Justin Bieber:
Austin Crute

Genres

Question Time

2020

24/09/2020

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fiona Bruce presents an hour of topical debate with a virtual audience from Chingford. On the panel: Alok Sharma MP, Louise Haigh MP, Ed Davey MP, Peter Borg Neal and Devi Sridhar.
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Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Panellist:
Alok Sharma
Panellist:
Louise Haigh
Panellist:
Ed Davey
Panellist:
Peter Borg Neal
Panellist:
Devi Sridhar
Executive Producer:
Nicolai Gentchev
Series Editor:
Hilary O'Neill
Production Company:
Mentorn Media

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sue starts her journey in the Mexican city of Tijuana, where she discovers an unexpected community of migrants - American retirees looking to enjoy the good life at an affordable price. Show more

BBC Two England

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