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Perfection

Series 5

Episode 31

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

General knowledge quiz show hosted by Nick Knowles. One thousand pounds is up for grabs in each game but only by achieving absolute perfection will contestants win the prize. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles
Series Producer:
Claire Capaldi
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Zoe Tait

Real Lives Reunited

Series 2

Episode 15: Ibrox & Come Dancing

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series reuniting people who were part of major news events. Two couples who competed in the first international final of Come Dancing take to the dance floor. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Jeremy Vine
Series Producer:
Julian Dismore
Executive Producer:
Paul Connolly

Wanted Down Under

Series 9

Episode 18: Turley/Wilson Family

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series in which families try out life overseas. Emma and Ceri have a pleasant life in Manchester, but Emma can't help but feel things could be better for them both in New Zealand. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicki Chapman
Assistant Producer:
Raphaelle Boland
Series Producer:
Simon Miller
Executive Producer:
Paul Connolly

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

Series 4

Episode 17: Robert Powell and Liza Goddard

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Celebrities hunt for antiques across the UK. This road trip explores Shakespeare country in the company of actors Robert Powell and Liza Goddard. Show more

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 6

Episode 18: Abergavenny to Hanborough

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Michael Portillo begins underground at Big Pit coal mine in Blaenavon before making his way to Blenheim Palace, where he investigates a historic fire. Show more

The A to Z of TV Gardening

Shorts

Episode 24: Letter W

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

A look at some of the BBC's most popular gardening programmes and personalities, presented by Carol Kirkwood. Carol explores subjects that all begin with the letter W. Show more

Cagney and Lacey

Series 4

Episode 1: Child Witness

Duration: 46 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Drama series about two New York detectives. Chris and Mary Beth are called in to investigate a report of child abuse. Petrie files a complaint against two officers. Show more

Contributors

Detective Mary Beth Lacey:
Tyne Daly
Detective Sharon Gless:
Sharon Gless
Lieutenant Bert Samuels:
Al Waxman
Detective Mark Petrie:
Carl Lumbly
Detective Victor Isbecki:
Martin Kove
Harvey Lacey:
John Karlen

Africa

Episode 6: The Future

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 11 months

David Attenborough's breathtaking journey through Africa. He meets the local people who are supporting wildlife and investigates what is needed to save a species. Show more

Three Up, Two Down

Series 1

Episode 5: Just Desserts

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom about flat-sharing in-laws, whose children have just had their first baby. Sam is envious when Daphne acquires an antique.

Contributors

Daphne Trenchard:
Angela Thorne
Sam Tyler:
Michael Elphick
Angie Tyler:
Lysette Anthony
Nick Tyler:
Ray Burdis
Wilf Perkins:
John Grillo
Dr Morris:
Jeremy Roberts

Hi-de-Hi!

Series 4

Episode 7: All Change

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Holiday camp sitcom. Chaos reigns when Joe Maplin demotes Gladys and appoints a new supervisor.

Contributors

Gladys Pugh:
Ruth Madoc
Bruce Matthews:
Tony Webb
Stanley Matthews:
David Webb
Fred Quilly:
Felix Bowness
Sylvia Garnsey:
Nikki Kelly
Ted Bovis:
Paul Shane
Spike Dixon:
Jeffrey Holland
Director:
John Kilby
Producer:
David Croft

Two Tribes

Series 2

Episode 11

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Richard Osman presents the fast-paced quiz show where what contestants have in common is just as important as their general knowledge.

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
James Fox
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Executive Producer:
Michelle Woods
Executive Producer:
Dominic Waugh
Series Producer:
Eve Winstanley

Eggheads

Series 11

Episode 137

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

General knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads, some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Series Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

Top Gear

Series 22

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Motoring magazine. Richard Hammond is dropped into remote Canada to test a watch with a built-in emergency beacon. Gillian Anderson tries her hand in the Reasonably Priced Car. Show more

Only Connect

Series 10

Episode 24: Chessmen v Gallifreyans

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Quiz show presented by Victoria Coren Mitchell. Three chess players take on a team of Doctor Who fans in the last of the quarter-finals. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Siân G Lloyd
Series Producer:
Jenny Hawker
Production Company:
RDF Television
Production Company:
Parasol Media
Participant:
Stephen Pearson
Participant:
Henry Pertinez
Participant:
Nick Mills
Participant:
Giles Sparrow
Participant:
John Dorney
Participant:
Stuart Wildig

A Cook Abroad

Episode 5: Rick Stein's Australia

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 1 month

Cooking show. Rick Stein is in Australia, a country he fell in love with on his first visit at the age of 19, where he learns the art of cooking the aboriginal way. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Executive Producer:
Gill Tierney
Series Producer:
Helen Simpson

Regional Variations (2)

Let's Play Darts

for Comic Relief 2015

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comic Relief darts tournament. In this quarter-final, Pointless host Richard Osman and Deta Hedman battle it out against Liza Tarbuck and darts legend Bobby George. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gabby Logan
Participant:
Roisin Conaty
Participant:
Sean Lock
Participant:
Lee Mack
Participant:
Bob Mortimer
Participant:
Martin Offiah
Participant:
Richard Osman
Participant:
Liza Tarbuck
Participant:
Tim Vine
Participant:
Martin Adams
Participant:
Darryl Fitton
Participant:
Andy Fordham
Participant:
Bobby George
Participant:
Richie George
Participant:
Ted Hankey
Participant:
Deta Hedman
Executive Producer:
Peter Holmes
Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Executive Producer:
Andrew Westwell
Series Producer:
Karen Murdoch
Production Company:
Zeppotron

Regional Variations (2)

Documentary series presented by Amanda Vickery exploring the origins of the suffragette movement, beginning with the impact of the revolutionary politics of the late 18th century. Show more

Inside the Commons

Episode 2: Upstairs, Downstairs

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Political documentary series. Michael Cockerell examines what goes on backstage at the state opening, when the Queen comes to open the parliamentary year. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Anthony Geffen
Series Producer:
Emma Whitlock
Producer:
Jack MacInnes
Director:
Jack MacInnes
Participant:
Robert Halfon
Participant:
Thomas Docherty
Participant:
Kate Emms
Participant:
Lawrence Ward
Participant:
Robin Fell
Participant:
Andrew George
Participant:
John Dowzell
Participant:
Peter Wosahlo
Participant:
Jacob Rees-Mogg
Participant:
Steve Rotheram
Participant:
Peter Bone
Participant:
Andrew Percy
Participant:
Angela Eagle
Participant:
William Hague
Participant:
Dennis Skinner
Participant:
David Blunkett
Participant:
Nicholas Soames

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