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Wanted: A Simple Life

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

The Parkers dream of balancing a new business venture with family time in the great outdoors. Will a week in Dorset tempt their grown-up children away from the pace of London? Show more

The Bidding Room

Series 2

Episode 23

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Five dealers bid against each other for items brought in by the public, including a childhood Viewmaster collection, a set of art deco candle holders and an apothecary box. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nigel Havers
Consultant:
Simon Bower
Series Producer:
Claire Egerton-Jones
Executive Producer:
David Sayer
Production Company:
Ricochet Limited

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

With lost time to catch up on after lockdown, and livelihoods on the line, the Newquay fleet are steaming into a summer like no other. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Steve Robinson
Executive Producer:
Jamie Balment
Producer:
Jess Howe
Series Producer:
Luke Pavey
Production Company:
Frank Films Television Ltd

Politics Live

09/02/2021

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jo Coburn is joined by Joanna Lumley, Matt Vickers MP, David Blunkett, Anita Boateng and Pippa Crerar for political discussions that include a policy requiring UK arrivals to take two Covid-19 tests. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Coburn
Panellist:
Joanna Lumley
Panellist:
Matt Vickers
Panellist:
David Blunkett
Panellist:
Anita Boateng
Panellist:
Pippa Crerar

Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

What if your first true love was someone you’d been told to hate? Ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents, two young people will risk everything to be together. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Meerkat Manor

Series 3

Episode 9: A New Day

Duration: 21 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Documentary series looking at a family of meerkats living on the edge of the Kalahari Desert. Flower's daughter Rocket Dog is once again in charge of the Whiskers. Show more

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kae Kurd, Zoe Lyons, Andrew Hunter Murray and Kate Robbins test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. Show more

Lightning

Series 1

Episode 12

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedian Zoe Lyons hosts the quick-fire quiz where six plucky contestants must stay out of the light to be alright. Can anyone beat the lightning and win the £3,000 jackpot? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Zoe Lyons
Composer:
Marc Sylvan
Director:
John Adams
Production Manager:
Clare Blankley
Series Producer:
John Daly
Executive Producer:
Chris Jones
Executive Producer:
Neale Simpson
Production Company:
Nice One Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rick arrives in Perigord, famous for black truffles, walnuts and duck dishes. He cooks enchaud, a traditional pot-roast pork, before heading towards the balmy shores of the Med. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Music:
Crocodile
Executive Producer:
Arezoo Farahzad
Production Manager:
Olwyn Goldsmith
Production Manager:
Natalie Brightman
Production Manager:
Meg Keegan
Production Company:
Denham Productions

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

The nine remaining interior designers take part in a commercial design challenge to transform London offices. Presented by Alan Carr with judge Michelle Ogundehin.

Forensics: The Real CSI

Series 2

An Admission Of Murder

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Forensic co-ordinator Jo Ward leads the search for evidence and motive after a knife attack in which a husband is believed to have killed his wife and a next-door neighbour. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
David Hodgkinson
Series Producer:
Natalie Maynes
Director:
Matt Haan
Director:
Aoife Carey
Production Manager:
Nancy Rushforth
Production Company:
Blast Films Ltd

Regional Variations (2)

The Paddy Raff Show

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Ranganation

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Romesh Ranganathan mulls over the week’s most entertaining news with celebrity guests, his mum, and his very own rambunctious focus group, The Ranganation. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Mark Barrett
Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Production Company:
Zeppotron

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Simon focuses on some of the incredible wildlife stories he has encountered, such as the eccentric Yorkshireman who founded a giant tortoise sanctuary on his island in the Seychelles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Line Producer:
Jackie McKinney
Assistant Producer:
Ruairi Dunne
Film Editor:
Chris Brainwood
Executive Producer:
Gian Quaglieni
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall
Production Department:
Melissa Hameed
Production Company:
The Garden Productions

Documentary following Rio Ferdinand a year after losing his wife to cancer as he tries to come to terms with the loss and its effects on him and his three children. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Rio Ferdinand
Director:
Matt Smith
Executive Producer:
Grant Best
Production Manager:
Justine Collins
Assistant Producer:
Cheryl Hockey

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 8 months

This intimate documentary follows the Ferdinands as Rio’s fiancée Kate Wright integrates into the family and becomes a step mum to his three children. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Matt Smith
Producer:
Molly Sayers
Production Manager:
Halima Ottway
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith
Production Company:
October Films Ltd
Production Company:
Circle Circle Films

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

A deeply personal film following Katie Price and her disabled son Harvey in a crucial year of his life, as he turns 18 and becomes an adult. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sophie Leonard
Director:
Hannah Lowes
Producer:
Cath Boggan
Producer:
Olivia Isaacs
Production Company:
Minnow Films

Winterwatch

Series 9

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

In this episode, Winterwatch looks at winter gatherings. Chris Packham is live in the New Forest, Gillian Burke explores the life-cycle of the eel, and Megan McCubbin is swimming with jellyfish. Show more

The Moment of Proof

Series 1

The Medication

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

A discarded gun cartridge helps the police to convict a man who gunned down a fellow officer, and a packet of medication helps to lock up a gang of violent jewellery thieves.

Contributors

Narrator:
Chuku Modu
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Hewer
Series Producer:
Emma Griffiths
Production Manager:
Rowan Moss
Production Company:
Brown Bob Productions

BBC Two England

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