Programme Index

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Formula 1

2014

The Russian Grand Prix - Practice 1

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Lee McKenzie introduces coverage of the opening practice session for the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi. It is the first time in Formula 1 history that a race has been held in Russia. Show more

Formula 1

2014

The Russian Grand Prix - Practice 2

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Lee McKenzie presents coverage from the second practice session for the Russian Grand Prix. The action is taking place in Sochi on a brand-new circuit. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lee McKenzie
Commentator:
Ben Edwards
Commentator:
Tony Dodgins
Reporter:
Tom Clarkson
Reporter:
Jennie Gow
Director:
Richard Carr

Formula 1

2014

The Russian Grand Prix - Practice 3

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Lee McKenzie presents live coverage of the third and final practice session for the Russian Grand Prix.

Contributors

Presenter:
Lee McKenzie
Commentator:
Ben Edwards
Commentator:
Tony Dodgins
Reporter:
Tom Clarkson
Reporter:
Jennie Gow
Director:
Richard Carr

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 4 months

Lorraine Pascale shows how to create meals for friends and family. Lorraine creates a menu inspired by a student's Caribbean roots. Show more

Rachel Khoo demonstrates her flair for the cuisine of Paris. She crafts baguettes with a master Parisian baker and puts her twist on beef bourguignon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rachel Khoo
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Director:
Ed St Giles

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musical. Guy Holden comes to the rescue of a trapped damsel in distress in a crowded customs shed. Show more

Contributors

Mimi Glossop:
Ginger Rogers
Director:
Mark Sandrich
Edbert Fitzgerald:
Edward Everett Horton
Guy Holden:
Fred Astaire
Hortense Ditherwell:
Alice Brady

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

Classic Astaire and Rogers musical. An American in London falls for a girl who flees to Venice because she thinks he is already married. Songs include Cheek to Cheek and Top Hat. Show more

Contributors

Jerry Travers:
Fred Astaire
Dale Tremont:
Ginger Rogers
Horace Harwick:
Edward Everett Horton
Madge Hardwick:
Helen Broderick
Alberto:
Erik Rhodes
Flower Shop Clerk:
Lucille Ball
Flower Shop Clerk:
Leonard Mudie
Director:
Mark Sandrich

Formats

Escape to the Continent

Series 1 Cutdowns

Episode 1: France - Poitou-Charentes

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Brits test drive an alternative life in Europe. Buyers from Sheffield hope to start a new life in the Poitou-Charentes region of France. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Kieran Long and Piers Taylor help homeowners as they take on ambitious building projects. A dark bungalow and a 'DIY war zone' need expert help to be revamped on small budgets. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Weatherman Walking

BBC Two Wales

Gardeners' World

BBC Two Scotland

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Selina Scott takes a look at some of the historic buildings in the East Midlands that are in dire need of restoration, and examines what the future holds for them. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

The Great British Bake Off

BBC Two Wales

Penguins - Spy in the Huddle

BBC Two Scotland

Gardeners' World

2014

Episode 28

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Gardening magazine. Find out how Rachel de Thame got on over the past year as she attempted to grow her own cut flowers. Carol Klein helps first-time gardeners in Gloucestershire. Show more

Flog It: Trade Secrets

Series 2 - Reversions

Episode 21: Modern Classics - Part 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Antiques series. The team explores the show's most popular modern collectibles, while Paul Martin visits the Design Museum on London's South Bank. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Tom Kerridge's Best Ever Dishes

BBC Two Scotland

Mastermind

BBC Two Wales

Penguins - Spy in the Huddle

Episode 2: First Steps

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Documentary. With penguin chicks hatching out all over, this film captures the young ones walking on their mothers' feet and taking their own first unsteady steps. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 5

Episode 11: A Brush with the Law

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Classic wartime sitcom. The chief warden puts Mainwaring in court after a light is left burning in the church hall.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Producer:
David Croft

QI XL

Series L

Episode 2: Location, Location, Location

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Stephen Fry looks at some quite interesting locations in the company of Jason Manford, Aisling Bea, Johnny Vegas and Alan Davies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Panellist:
Jason Manford
Panellist:
Aisling Bea
Panellist:
Johnny Vegas
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Award-winning true story starring Geoffrey Rush. David Helfgott, a gifted pianist, suffers a mental breakdown that threatens to derail his career. Show more

Contributors

David Helfgott as an Adult:
Geoffrey Rush
David Helfgott as an Adolescent:
Noah Taylor
Cecil Parkes:
John Gielgud
Sylvia:
Sonia Todd
David Helfgott as a Child:
Alex Rafalowicz
Eisteddfod Presenter:
Gordon Poole
Ben Rosen:
Nicholas Bell
Isaac Stern:
Randall Berger
Katharine Susannah Prichard:
Googie Withers
Director:
Scott Hicks
Writer:
Jan Sardi
Producer:
Jane Scott
Director of photography:
Geoffrey Simpson

BBC Two HD

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