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Natural World

2009-2010

Episode 5: Bringing Up Baby

Duration: 48 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 days

Natural World investigates the vital bond between animal mothers and their babies, and considers the tough choices faced by mothers as they raise their young. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 6 Reversions

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Antiques experts Philip Serrell and Thomas Plant make some unlikely purchases on their last road trip and face a nail-biting finale at auction in Greenwich. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 6 Reversions

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Paul Laidlaw buys some nightmarish figures and Mark Stacey goes retro as the boys travel across the country in style on the second leg of their road trip. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 6 Reversions

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Paul Laidlaw gets a peek into the life of the royals and Mark Stacey learns about pomp and circumstance as the couple storm to the finishing line in Somerset.

The A to Z of TV Cooking

Original Series

Episode 20: Letter T

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

John Torode presents a selection of archive cookery features linked by the letter T. Rachel Khoo cooks trout in a parcel and Raymond Blanc cooks Tarte Tatin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Torode
Participant:
Rachel Khoo
Participant:
Raymond Blanc
Executive Producer:
Gillian Scothern
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Director:
Simon Catt

Duration: 3 hours

on BBC Two HD

Janine's plans for her dream home start to crumble. Alfie and Kat bid farewell to The Vic as the pub comes under new management. Carol receives some frightening news. Show more

Contributors

Terry Spraggan:
Terry Alderton
Alice Branning:
Jasmyn Banks
Linda Carter:
Kellie Bright
Janine Butcher:
Charlie Brooks
Dot Branning:
June Brown
Lucy Beale:
Hetti Bywater
Carol Jackson:
Lindsey Coulson
Sharon Rickman:
Letitia Dean
Mick Carter:
Danny Dyer
Billy Mitchell:
Perry Fenwick
Abi Branning:
Lorna Fitzgerald
Liam Butcher:
James Forde
David Wicks:
Michael French
Masood Ahmed:
Nitin Ganatra
Peter Beale:
Ben Hardy
Lola Pearce:
Danielle Harold
Shirley Carter:
Linda Henry
Lauren Branning:
Jacqueline Jossa
Jake Stone:
Jamie Lomas
Danny Pennant:
Gary Lucy
Sadie Young:
Kate Magowan
Phil Mitchell:
Steve McFadden
Whitney Dean:
Shona McGarty
Cora Cross:
Ann Mitchell
Bianca Butcher:
Patsy Palmer
Denise Fox:
Diane Parish
Alfie Moon:
Shane Richie
Roxy Mitchell:
Rita Simons
Johnny Carter:
Sam Strike
Patrick Trueman:
Rudolph Walker
Nikki Spraggan:
Rachel Wilde
Joey Branning:
David Witts
Ronnie Mitchell:
Samantha Womack
Max Branning:
Jake Wood
Ian Beale:
Adam Woodyatt
Executive Producer:
Dominic Treadwell-Collins
Director:
Nic Phillips
Director:
Karl Neilson
Writer:
Jeff Povey

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Action-packed sequel to The Guns of Navarone. A crew of commandos is dropped behind enemy lines in an attempt to blow up a bridge vital to the Nazi war effort. Show more

Contributors

Mallory:
Robert Shaw
Maritza:
Barbara Bach
Miller:
Edward Fox
Lescovar:
Franco Nero
Petrovitch:
Alan Badel
Schroeder:
Michael Byrne
Sgt Bauer:
Michael Sheard
Director:
Guy Hamilton

Porridge

Christmas Special: The Desperate Hours

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

Classic sitcom. Fletcher plans to add a bit of Christmas spirit to the festive season at Slade Prison in the form of his very own homemade liquor. Show more

Contributors

Norman Stanley Fletcher:
Ronnie Barker
Mr Barrowclough:
Brian Wilde
Mr MacKay:
Fulton Mackay
Lennie Godber:
Richard Beckinsale
Reg Urwin:
Dudley Sutton
Warren:
Sam Kelly
McLaren:
Tony Osoba
Keegan:
Ken Wynne
Governor Venables:
Michael Barrington
Mrs Jamieson:
Jane Wenham

Morecambe & Wise In Pieces

Episode 2: The Curtains

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Penelope Keith takes an in-depth look at Eric and Ernie, with a celebration of those famous tan-coloured drapes and the great double-act who cross-talked in front of them. Show more

QI

Series K

Episode 14: Kris Kringle

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 10 months

Quiz show. Stephen Fry gets into the Christmas spirit with Jo Brand, Brendan O'Carroll, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Participant:
Jo Brand
Participant:
Phill Jupitus
Participant:
Brendan O'Carroll
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Brand

QI

Ambassadors

Episode 3: The Tazbek Spring

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Comedy following diplomats to the fictional Tazbekistan. An anti-government rebellion takes to the streets, provoking a fierce crackdown by the army. Show more

Contributors

Keith Davis:
David Mitchell
Neil Tilly:
Robert Webb
Jennifer:
Keeley Hawes
The Prez:
Igal Naor
Caitlin:
Susan Lynch
Robert Jackson:
Michael Smiley
French Ambassador:
Oliver Dimsdale
Oybek Yerzhan:
Umit Ulgen
Amil Zarifi:
Krystian Godlewski
Sergei:
Andy Lucas
Ludmilla:
Debbie Chazen
US Ambassador:
Lachele Carl
Tall surveillance man:
George Lasha
Short surveillance man:
Sevan Stephan
Captain Jones:
Ralph Jones
Captain:
Uriel Emil
Mrs Petrova:
Jenny Galloway
Director:
Jeremy Webb
Producer:
Chris Carey
Writer:
James Wood
Checkpoint soldier:
Marat Berdyyev

Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Hammer horror starring Peter Cushing. An American adventurer and a British scientist lead an expedition high into the Himalayas in search of the legendary yeti. Show more

Contributors

Tom Friend:
Forrest Tucker
Dr John Rollason:
Peter Cushing
Helen Rollason:
Maureen Connell
Peter Fox:
Richard Wattis
Ed Shelley:
Robert Brown
Andrew McNee:
Michael Brill
Majordomo:
Anthony Chin
Director:
Val Guest
Production Company:
Hammer Films
Producer:
Aubrey Baring

Countryfile

Christmas Special

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

The Countryfile team celebrate the festive season with a woodland Christmas at Westonbirt Arboretum in Gloucestershire as they switch on the holiday illuminations. Show more

Holby City

Series 16

Episode 11: All I Want for Christmas is You

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Serena and Edward arrive at work loved-up and energised, but does trouble lurk in paradise? Mo tries to summon the courage to take a Christmas gift. Show more

Contributors

Serena Campbell:
Catherine Russell
Edward Campbell:
Aden Gillett
Elliot Hope:
Paul Bradley
Jonny Maconie:
Michael Thomson
Mo Effanga:
Chizzy Akudolu
Jac Naylor:
Rosie Marcel
Harry Tressler:
Jules Knight
Colette Sheward:
Louise Delamere
Arthur Digby:
Rob Ostlere
Zosia March:
Camilla Arfwedson
Guy Self:
John Michie
Mary-Claire Carter:
Niamh McGrady
Sacha Levy:
Bob Barrett
Bonnie Wallis:
Carlyss Peer
Mr Thompson:
Ben Hull
Margie Bennett:
June Watson
Noel Scanlon:
Nigel Betts
Sam Chandler:
Martin Brody
Nicky Bennett:
Laura Power
Jess Chandler:
Bronagh Taggart
Producer:
Anne Edyvean
Director:
Jon Sen

BBC Two HD

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