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Homes Under the Hammer

Series 24

Episode 52

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Featuring a stripped back two-bed terrace in Burton upon Trent, a three-bed mid-terrace in Burnley and a three-bed semi in Newcastle-under-Lyme. Show more

Animal Park

Summer 2021

Episode 15

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Thorn the giraffe is having problems with his hooves, but for the vet to get close enough to fix them, he needs to be within kicking distance of the giant animal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Jean Johansson
Series Producer:
Alastair Bazeley-Bell
Executive Producer:
Joff Wilson
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

Fake or Fortune?

Series 9

A King’s Last Supper

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Anglesey farmer Huw Lewis bought a small painting depicting the Last Supper for £50 on the internet. Can the team prove it’s an eighteenth-century work by the artist Benjamin West? Show more

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 1

Episode 5: Recession

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 19 days

Si and Dave discover how necessity often forced British cooks to pull out all the stops in an effort to create tasty dishes, such as scotch broth, mince and dumplings. Show more

Talking Pictures

Hitchcock's Leading Actors

Duration: 33 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 19 days

To this day, Alfred Hitchcock is looked on as one of cinema's best and most influential directors. But how did the stars of his films find working with the great man? Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Sylvia Syms
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Novak
Interviewed Guest:
Tippi Hedren
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Fontaine
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Leigh
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Connery

Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 19 days

Classic Hitchcock mystery. A man is pursued by the police for a murder he did not commit and by an international spy ring for information he does not possess. Show more

Contributors

Richard Hannay:
Robert Donat
Miss Smith:
Lucie Mannheim
Professor Jordan:
Godfrey Tearle
Crofter's wife:
Peggy Ashcroft
Crofter:
John Laurie
Mrs Jordan:
Helen Haye
Sheriff Watson:
Frank Cellier
Commercial Traveller:
Gus McNaughton

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 19 days

Romantic mystery. To prove his innocence after a spate of thefts, a retired jewel thief must catch the burglar himself. Show more

Contributors

John Robie:
Cary Grant
Frances Stevens:
Grace Kelly
H H Hughson:
John Williams

Richard Osman's House of Games

Series 5

Week 3: Monday

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Lucy Beaumont, Shazia Mirza, Joe Thomas and Jake Wood test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Panellist:
Lucy Beaumont
Panellist:
Shazia Mirza
Panellist:
Joe Thomas
Panellist:
Jake Wood
Director:
John Smith
Executive Producer:
Tamara Gilder
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 5 (30-Minute Versions)

Moseley Wine

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

A father-and-son team are selling their organic fruit and nuts at Moseley Farmer’s Market, while Leon and his brother-in-law Peter hope to sell their home-made wines and gins. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

River Walks

Series 1

The Dove, the Soar and the Trent

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 18 days

Stand-up comedian Sindhu Vee explores the region's best river walks along the Dove, the Soar and the Trent.

Mastermind

2021/22

Episode 2

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Clive Myrie hosts the classic quiz where contenders take the famous black chair. Subjects include PG Wodehouse’s Blandings stories, the listed buildings of Liverpool and Beyoncé. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Myrie
Series Producer:
Jude McCaffrey
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Jimmy Mulville
Executive Producer:
Kate Middleditch
Executive Producer:
Chris Jones
Production Company:
Hat Trick Productions

Only Connect

Series 17

Godyn Family v Data Wizards

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts the series where knowledge will only take you so far. A family team takes on three data science workers in the last of the opening heats. Show more

Contributors

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

University Challenge

2021/22

Episode 8

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

The University of Exeter takes on the University of Manchester in another first round match of the student quiz.

Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 18 days

The story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg – then a struggling attorney and new mother – who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights throughout her career. Show more

Contributors

Ruth Bader Ginsburg:
Felicity Jones
Martin Ginsburg:
Armie Hammer
Dorothy Kenyon:
Kathy Bates
Erwin Griswold:
Sam Waterston
Jane Ginsburg:
Cailee Spaeny
JIm Bozarth:
Jack Reynor
Professor Brown:
Stephen Root
Director:
Mimi Leder

Secrets of the Museum

Series 2

Painting: The Great Renunciation of the Buddha

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

At the V&A, a Buddhist painting is a mystery, children’s art goes on show, and Josiah Wedgwood’s masterpiece - the Portland Vase - is brought into the 21st century.

Contributors

Director:
Simon Lloyd
Director:
Matt Kennedy
Producer:
Jyoti Mehta
Producer:
Ekta Walia
Line Producer:
Laura Miller
Production Coordinator:
Gabriel Kizilbash
Series Producer:
Catey Sexton
Executive Producer:
Alistair Pegg
Executive Producer:
Edmund Coulthard
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Countryfile

Offa's Dyke Path

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

Matt Baker and Ellie Harrison are on the border of England and Wales to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Offa’s Dyke Path, while Adam Henson calculates the carbon footprint of his farm. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ellie Harrison
Presenter:
Matt Baker
Presenter:
Adam Henson
Presenter:
Tom Heap
Executive Producer:
Bill Lyons
Series Editor:
Jane Lomas

Jay's Yorkshire Workshop

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 12 months

Jay Blades’ workshop makes furniture for local heroes in Yorkshire. This episode features a man who donated half his liver to a stranger and care home workers who moved in to save residents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jay Blades
Expert:
Saf Fakir
Series Producer:
Kim Rossiter
Executive Producer:
Robi Dutta
Executive Producer:
Emma Walsh
Production Company:
Ricochet Ltd

Weatherman Walking

The Welsh Coast Series 3

Cwm Ivy to Llanrhidian, Gower

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Derek Brockway explores some of the less familiar stretches of the Welsh coastline. This episode sees him in the dramatic landscape of the north Gower saltmarshes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Derek Brockway
Series Producer:
Julia Foot
Production Manager:
Kirsty Brettle
Executive Producer:
Samantha Rosie

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