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Gardeners' World

2015

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Gardening magazine. Hellebores, the jewels of the early spring border, come under the spotlight on this show. Monty Don shares his top tips on how to get the best from them. Show more

Countryfile

Cheshire

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

The team are in rural Cheshire. Matt Baker finds out about agricultural apprentices and Tom Heap asks whether we should be building more affordable houses in rural areas. Show more

A Taste of Britain

Series 1

Episode 12: Suffolk

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Food programme exploring specialities from around Britain. Brian Turner and Janet Street-Porter visit Suffolk, starting in Orford before a spot of gooseberry picking. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Turner
Series Producer:
Melanie Jappy
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross

A Taste of Britain

Series 1

Episode 13: Monmouthshire

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Food programme exploring specialities from around Britain. Janet and Brian start their trip to Monmouthshire at Kymin Hill, overlooking the county town of Monmouth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Turner
Series Producer:
Melanie Jappy
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

World War II drama. Exhausted by jungle fighting in Burma, a crack US army unit is ordered to march several hundred more miles to seize a rail yard and then assist the British. Show more

Contributors

Brigadier Gen Frank Merrill:
Jeff Chandler
Lieutenant Lee Stockton:
Ty Hardin
Bullseye:
Peter Brown
Chowhound:
Will Hutchins
Captain Abraham Kolodny:
Andrew Duggan
Sergeant Kolowicz:
Claude Akins
Burmese Girl:
Luz Valdez
General Joseph Stilwell:
John Hoyt
Director:
Samuel Fuller

Regional Variations (2)

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Series 2

Episode 4: Frank and Marvin

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Classic sitcom. Betty has to break the news to Frank that she is pregnant. And Frank goes for a job at a holiday camp, with predictably disastrous results.

Three Up, Two Down

Series 3

Episode 3: Truth and Consequences

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom about flat-sharing in-laws, whose children have just had their first baby. Sam fills the flat with the heady aroma of decomposing crocodile. Show more

Contributors

Angie Tyler:
Lysette Anthony
Nick Tyler:
Ray Burdis
Sam Tyler:
Michael Elphick
Daphne Trenchard:
Angela Thorne
Major Giles Bradshaw:
Neil Stacy
Wilf Perkins:
John Grillo

Hi-de-Hi!

Series 6

Episode 5: Hey Diddle Diddle, Who's on the Fiddle?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom about a holiday camp. Peggy finds a letter which leads the team to believe that Clive Dempster is a mole. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

Comic Relief

2015

Operation Health

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Lenny Henry gives a full makeover to a rural health centre in Uganda, with help from a team of celebrities including Richard Hammond, Dermot O'Leary and John Bishop. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Lenny Henry
Participant:
Richard Hammond
Participant:
Dermot O'Leary
Participant:
John Bishop
Participant:
Steve Backshall
Participant:
Greg James
Participant:
Doon Mackichan

Natural World

2015-2016

Episode 3: Galapagos: Islands of Change

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Wildlife documentary. David Attenborough reveals how the unique and bizarre wildlife of the Galapagos Islands is adapting to a human revolution. Show more

Pompidou

Episode 3: The Bowl

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Comedy. Pompidou realises a bowl he gave away is worth a million pounds. To reclaim it, he and Hove try everything from a haggling in a charity shop to making pottery. Show more

Contributors

Pompidou:
Matt Lucas
Merrick:
Tony Way
Posh Lady:
Jane Asher
Pottery Student:
Camille Ucan
Pottery Teacher:
Max Olesker
Waitress:
Daphne Cheung
Marion:
Andy Heath
Director:
Matt Lucas
Writer:
Matt Lucas
Writer:
Jon Foster
Production Company:
John Stanley Productions Ltd

Series

Pompidou

Comic Relief

2015

The Best Bits

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Highlights from this year's Comic Relief - Face the Funny. All the funniest moments, featuring Lenny Henry, John Bishop and a one-off Little Britain. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Richard Curtis
Participant:
Lenny Henry
Participant:
John Bishop
Participant:
David Walliams
Participant:
Catherine Tate
Participant:
Stephen Hawking

Dragons' Den

Series 12

Episode 12

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Budding entrepreneurs pitch business ideas to multimillionaires. Edible insects give some of the Dragons the creeps and an eco skip on wheels causes confusion in the ranks. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

Bluestone 42

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy drama following a bomb disposal unit in Afghanistan. We rejoin the Bluestone 42 team after the IED explosion has hit their mastiff. Have they all survived? Show more

The Revolution Will Be Televised

Best of Series 1-3

Episode 2: Volume 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Compilation from the satirical comedy's first three series. Dale Maily gets inside the story of cannabis and Bernie Ecclestone gets a new portrait for his office. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Sunday Politics Northern Ireland

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Dark comedy with Simon Pegg and Andy Serkis as the infamous 19th-century duo who find new ways to supply bodies for Edinburgh's medical establishment to keep up with demand. Show more

Contributors

William Burke:
Simon Pegg
William Hare:
Andy Serkis
Doctor Knox:
Tom Wilkinson
Doctor Monro:
Tim Curry
Mad Maggie:
Gabrielle Downey
Hangman:
Bill Bailey
Patterson:
Michael Smiley
Captain Tam McLintoch:
Ronnie Corbett
Danny McTavish:
David Hayman
Old Joseph:
Christopher Lee
Director:
John Landis

Genres

Formats

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 2 hours, 7 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Drama in which a young sheriff's search for truth in a small Texan border town leads to a confrontation with his father's past. Starring Chris Cooper. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Formats

Countryfile

Cheshire

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

The team are in rural Cheshire. Matt Baker finds out about agricultural apprentices and Tom Heap asks whether we should be building more affordable houses in rural areas. Show more

Holby City

Series 17

Episode 22: Blindside

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Hospital drama. Shockwaves ripple through Darwin when Jonny is arrested. Arthur frets over choosing a specialism but finds satisfaction in an unexpected place. Show more

Contributors

Mary-Claire Carter:
Niamh McGrady
Harry Tressler:
Jules Knight
Arthur Digby:
Rob Ostlere
Zosia March:
Camilla Arfwedson
Dominic Copeland:
David Ames
Elliot Hope:
Paul Brady
Guy Self:
John Michie
Sacha Levy:
Bob Barrett
Mo Effanga:
Chizzy Akudolu
Adele Effanga:
Petra Letang
Jesse Law:
Don Gilet
Raffaello Di Lucca:
Joe McFadden
Serena Campbell:
Catherine Russell
Ric Griffin:
Hugh Quarshie
Adrian 'Fletch' Fletcher:
Alex Walkinshaw
Jonny Maconie:
Michael Thomson
Jac Naylor:
Rosie Marcel
Geri Wakefield:
Nicola Duffett
Barry 'Bear' Wakefield:
Lance Power
Elisabeth Tressler:
Nina Young
Lisa Wakefield:
Holly Augustine
Khalid Moorin Tonnoreg:
Farshid Rokey

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