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Duration: 1 hour, 24 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Drama. While living in Africa as a child, Jill Young is allowed to adopt a baby gorilla. Years later her pet, now a giant-sized creature, is taken to America by a group of showmen. Show more

Around the World in 80 Gardens

Episode 6: China and Japan

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for over a year

Monty Don visits the world's 80 most inspiring gardens, this time in China and Japan, two of the world's oldest gardening cultures. Show more

Gardeners' World


Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Gardening magazine. Monty Don turns his attention to autumn, tackling the problem of what to grow in the shade of a tree or shrub. Carol Klein takes a closer look at the crocosmia. Show more

The Beechgrove Garden


Episode 19

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

In the Beechgrove Garden, George and Jim are strimming and tidying the wild area while Carole takes another look at her colourful chilli collection. Show more

Saturday Kitchen Best Bites


Episode 100

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

James Martin takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from Saturday Kitchen. There is also classic archive including Rick Stein.

The Incredible Spice Men

Episode 2: South Wales

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Cookery series with Tony Singh and Cyrus Todiwala. The two friends experiment with goats' cheese in the Cothi Valley, Camarthenshire, and visit a sweet shop in Bridgend. Show more


Tony Singh
Cyrus Todiwala
Series Producer:
Caroline Ross Pirie
Series Producer:
Jessica Jones
Executive Producer:
Nicola Gooch



Episode 15: Silverstone

Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Matt Roberts presents live coverage of the British Grand Prix from Silverstone. British hopes rest with Cal Crutchlow, Bradley Smith and Michael Laverty.


Matt Roberts
Azi Farni
Steve Parrish
Charlie Cox
Executive Producer:
Rohan Browning
Series Producer:
Mike Williams

Flog It!

Series 8 Reversions

Episode 26: Stroud

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Paul Martin brings Flog It! to the Subscription Rooms in Stroud. Expert Kate Bliss's keen eye spots a silver tea set with a difference. Paul tours nearby Berkeley Castle. Show more


Paul Martin
Kate Bliss
James Lewis
Series Editor:
Pete Smith
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead
Gareth Luxton

Iolo's Great Welsh Parks

Series 1

Episode 2: Dinefwr Park

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Iolo Williams explores four historic estates in Wales. He visits ancient Dinefwr Park and tracks down lesser spotted woodpeckers, badgers and brown long-eared bats. Show more

Dragons' Den

Series 11

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Budding entrepreneurs pitch business ideas to multimillionaires. A pair of Cumbrian woodsmen attempt an unusually combative tactic and a Glasgow couple demo their yoga franchise. Show more


Evan Davis
Executive Producer:
Ceri Aston
Series Producer:
Steven Handley
Deborah Meaden
Duncan Bannatyne
Peter Jones
Kelly Hoppen
Piers Linney


Blackadder the Third

Episode 5: Amy and Amiability

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 9 months

Comedy series about E Blackadder Esq, butler to the Prince Regent in the late 18th century. Edmund sets out to find the regent a bride with a big dowry. Show more


Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
Amy Hardwood/Shadow:
Miranda Richardson
Mr Hardwood:
Warren Clarke
Sally Cheapside:
Barbara Horne
Mr Cheapside:
Roger Avon
John Lloyd
Ben Elton

Duration: 1 hour, 32 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Drama in which a young maid (Scarlett Johansson), employed by artist Johannes Vermeer (Colin Firth), charms him to the point where he feels compelled to paint her portrait. Show more


Johannes Vermeer:
Colin Firth
Pieter Van Ruijven:
Tom Wilkinson
Maria Thins:
Judy Parfitt
Catharina Bolnes Vermeer:
Essie Davis
Cornelia Vermeer:
Alakina Mann
Griet's Father:
Chris McHallem
Griet's Mother:
Gabrielle Reidy
Peter Webber
Andy Paterson
Anand Tucker
Director of photography:
Eduardo Serra


Out and About

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two HD

In north Devon, John Craven looks back at highlights from the series in search of the perfect bank holiday day out, including a search for deer and an Edwardian hike. Show more

Holby City

Series 15

Episode 46: Good Day For Bad News

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Chrissie finds her prognosis difficult to deal with. Elliot decides to follow his heart over his head. Serena finds working alongside her ex-husband testing. Show more


Chrissie Williams:
Tina Hobley
Elliot Hope:
Paul Bradley
Gemma Wilde:
Ty Glaser
Harry Tressler:
Jules Knight
Jac Naylor:
Rosie Marcel
Jonny Maconie:
Michael Thomson
Ric Griffin:
Hugh Quarshie
Serena Campbell:
Catherine Russell
Mary-Claire Carter:
Niamh McGrady
Sacha Levy:
Bob Barrett
Michael Spence:
Hari Dhillon
Henrick Hanssen:
Guy Henry
Edward Campbell:
Aden Gillett
Sharon Kozinsky:
Madeleine Potter
Nathan Hargreave:
Jotham Annan
Len Kilburn:
Stephen Donald
Kenny Deveraux:
Philip Whitchurch
Clyde Johnson:
Ben Onwukwe
Jensen Kilburn:
Joe Attewell
Alan Wareing
Bianca Rodway


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