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I Escaped to the Country

Series 5

Welsh Borders & Devon

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicki Chapman catches up with two sets of buyers whose rural aspirations were driven by a spirit of adventure, including two surfing enthusiasts who wanted to relocate to the Devon coast. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicki Chapman
Executive Producer:
John Comerford
Series Editor:
Emma Smith
Production Company:
FremantleMedia

Money for Nothing

Series 9

Episode 12

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sarah Moore and designers Leigh-Anne Treadwell and Duncan McKean revive some retro lampshades, two wingback armchairs and an extendable dining table. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sarah Moore
Narrator:
Arthur Smith
Series Producer:
Rebecca Munro
Executive Producer:
Michelle Friel
Executive Producer:
Jules Kean
Production Company:
Friel Kean Films Ltd

Mountain Vets

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 1 month

Jennie treats a giant boil on a cow’s backside, Julie comes face to face with a rare wild animal she’s never seen before, and Terry performs
emergency surgery on the farm. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Edward Hart
Executive Producer:
Francis Baker
Executive Producer:
Rory Wheeler
Narrator:
Adrian Dunbar
Production Company:
Rare TV

Mary Berry's Simple Comforts

Series 1

River Thames

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mary discovers the hidden gems of the River Thames, making stops along the way that inspire some deliciously comforting dishes, including mixed bean wraps and Thai salmon. Show more

Head Hunters

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 days

Rob Beckett hosts the quiz show where contestants must decide whether they can win the jackpot alone or need to headhunt other players to supplement their knowledge. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rob Beckett
Director:
Chris Power
Series Producer:
Breid McLoone
Executive Producer:
Karen Smith
Production Company:
Tuesday's Child Television

800 Words

Series 3

Episode 12

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 days

Arlo still hasn’t told Lindsey about his feelings for Poppy, and the stress of knowing what Arlo is up to is beginning to take its toll on Billy. Show more

Contributors

Genres

The Big Painting Challenge

Episode 1: Landscapes

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Painting contest. Una Stubbs and Richard Bacon take ten amateur artists to stunning locations across the country for a tough series of painting and drawing challenges. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Una Stubbs
Presenter:
Richard Bacon
Executive Producer:
Claire Nosworthy
Executive Producer:
Colm Martin
Series Producer:
Rob Clifford

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Three-part series examining the harsh elements and rich rewards of the Alaskan wilderness. A mother sea otter nurses her baby through the chilly days of early spring. Show more

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

David James, Rhys James, Denise Lewis and Isy Suttie test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. Show more

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 18

Episode 21

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Zoe Ball chats to the latest couple to leave the competition. And there are exclusive interviews with the remaining couples and plenty of backstage gossip.

Contributors

Presenter:
Zoe Ball
Executive Producer:
Eve Winstanley
Series Producer:
David Cheesman

Only Connect

Series 16

Ticket Collectors v Walruses

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts the series where knowledge will only take you so far. Two teams who lost their first heats return for a last chance to stay in the competition. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Jenny Heap
Director:
Sian Lloyd
Production Company:
Parasol Media

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Nigella shares her go-to celebratory cake - a divine, layered chocolate and peanut butter cake that will make even die-hard haters of peanut butter relent. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nigella Lawson
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto
Series Producer:
Martha Swales
Series Producer:
Laura Abrahams
Production Manager:
Matthew Cotton

University Challenge

2020/21

Episode 20

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Two more student teams fight it out in the second round to get through to the quarter-final stage of the competition. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

Hospital

Series 6

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

This episode explores the impact of Covid-19 on the Royal Free Hospital's transplant services, which treat some of the hospital's most vulnerable patients. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Jackie Waldock
Executive Producer:
Simon Dickson
Executive Producer:
Lorraine Charker-Phillips
Series Producer:
Emma Whitehead
Series Editor:
Mark Rossiter

Regional Variations (3)

I Lár an Aonaigh

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales HD
BBC Two Wales

The Noughties

Series 1

2005

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Angela Scanlon, Russell Kane and Tracy-Ann Oberman explore 2005's film, music and TV highlights, including a new Doctor Who and Paula Radcliffe winning the London Marathon. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Russell Kane
Interviewed Guest:
Tracy-Ann Oberman
Presenter:
Angela Scanlon
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt

Regional Variations (2)

The Noughties

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Sara Cox and Ade Adepitan have access to some of Britain’s biggest supermarkets and their suppliers to see how their systems have stood up to the most testing time in their history. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sara Cox
Presenter:
Ade Adepitan
Executive Producer:
Paul Overton
Series Producer:
Eileen Inkson

Countryfile

Healing Countryside

Duration: 54 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 27 days

Ellie Harrison discovers how our countryside can provide the perfect tonic in troubled times, and we look through the archives to rediscover the restorative potential of our green spaces. Show more

Autumnwatch

2020

Episode 5

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 weeks

Gillian reveals the surprising wildlife to be found amongst the chimney stacks and industrial ponds of South Yorkshire. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Presenter:
Iolo Williams
Presenter:
Gillian Burke
Director:
Glenn Barton
Series Producer:
Mark Flowers
Series Editor:
Joanna Brame

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

In tonight’s first heat, Marcus Wareing and Monica Galetti test four chefs' ability to prepare mushroom tortellini and butterflied mackerel before the chefs cook their signature dishes. Show more

BBC Two England

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