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Homes Under the Hammer

Series 17

Episode 57

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Property redevelopment series. Presenters Martin Roberts and Lucy Alexander visit a terrace in Staffordshire, a flat in East Ham, and a five-bedroom Victorian villa in Derby. Show more

Close Calls: On Camera

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Nick Knowles presents close calls caught on film. A cyclist disappears under the wheels of an 18-ton truck and a 16-year-old gets stuck in a drain trying to rescue her phone. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles
Executive Producer:
Chris Riley
Executive Producer:
Kate Roberts

Genres

Formats

Heir Hunters

Series 8

Episode 18: King/Dawson

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series following probate researchers. The team seek relatives of a Korean war veteran who died in London, and a Shropshire woman's assets include jewellery with a royal connection. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Sarah Rest
Executive Producer:
John Widdup
Executive Producer:
Matthew Gordon

Coast

Series 10

Episode 3: Ingenious Isles

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Coast explores the ingenious nature of life on the edges of the British Isles. Nick Crane follows the Welsh Coastal Path, taking in 700 years of inspired thinking. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Michael Portillo examines the role of the railways in World War I. At Bristol's Temple Meads station he hears a first-hand account from the front line. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
John Comerford
Series Producer:
Alison Kreps

The Rockford Files

Series 5

Episode 7: A Three-Day Affair with a Thirty-Day Escrow

Duration: 46 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Detective drama series. Rockford is hired to protect an Arabian princess from her own family. Show more

Contributors

Jim Rockford:
James Garner
Joseph 'Rocky' Rockford:
Noah Beery Jr
Dennis Becker:
Joe Santos
Sean Innes:
Richard Romanus
Cy Margulies:
Robert Alda
Khedra Azziz:
Maria Grimm
Deputy Chief Gorman:
Joshua Bryant
Lieutenant Doug Chapman:
James Luisi
Director:
Ivan Dixon

Yes, Minister

Series 3

Episode 5: The Bed of Nails

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom. Jim is given responsibility for developing a national transport policy.

Contributors

James Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Bernard Woolley:
Derek Fowlds
Sir Humphrey Appleby:
Nigel Hawthorne
Sir Arnold Robinson:
John Nettleton
Sir Mark Spencer:
Nigel Stock
Undersecretary Roads Division:
Peter Dennis
Writer:
Antony Jay

'Allo 'Allo!

Series 5

Episode 25: Down the Drain

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Comedy series about a hapless cafe owner in occupied France. Rene is still hiding the stolen gold and decides it is time he left his dangerous life behind. Show more

Contributors

Edith Artois:
Carmen Silvera
Mimi Labonq:
Sue Hodge
General Von Klinkerhoffen:
Hilary Minster
Colonel Kurt Von Strohm:
Richard Marner
Lt Hubert Gruber:
Guy Siner
Madame Fanny:
Rose Hill
Roger Leclerc:
Jack Haig
Michelle Dubois:
Kirsten Cooke
Flying Officer Carstairs:
Nicholas Frankau
Flying Officer Fairfax:
John D Collins
Monsieur Alfonse:
Kenneth Connor
Officer Crabtree:
Arthur Bostrom
Kurt Von Klinkerhoffen:
Richard Marner
Private Helga Geerhart:
Kim Hartman
Capt Alberto Bertorelli:
Gavin Richards
Herr Flick:
Richard Gibson
Englebert Von Smallhausen:
John Louis Mansi
Director:
Richard Boden
Director:
David Croft

Are You Being Served?

Series 10

Episode 1: Goodbye Mrs Slocombe

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Mrs Slocombe is made redundant. When she is replaced by an annoying woman her colleagues decide to get her back, no matter what it takes. Show more

Contributors

Mr Spooner:
Mike Berry
Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Harman:
Arthur English
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Belfridge:
Candy Davis
Mr Walpole:
Jess Conrad

Two Tribes

Series 2

Episode 44

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 12

Episode 132

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Jeremy Vine hosts the show in which teams from all over the UK take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

The Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure

30-Minute Versions

Japan - Tokyo

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 5 weeks

Dave and Si discover the ultimate sushi at Tokyo's famous fish market and have the rare privilege of spending time in a sumo stable where they take part in a wrestling bout.

Regional Variations (2)

Great British Menu

Series 10

Episode 4: Scotland Dessert

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Creative culinary competition. It is the Scottish chefs' last chance to impress with the dessert course. Only two can progress to the next stage. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Jessica Jones
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody

Regional Variations (2)

Are Our Kids Tough Enough? Chinese School

BBC Two Scotland

Coast

Series 10

Episode 5

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Coast takes on nature at its most perilous in wild British waters. Nick Crane travels to the north east coast while Mark Horton investigates why we suffer seasickness. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Mark Horton
Series Producer:
Sian Price
Executive Producer:
William Lyons

Atlantic: The Wildest Ocean on Earth

Episode 2: Mountains of the Deep

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Documentary on the Atlantic Ocean. In the South Atlantic, chains of extraordinary islands are packed with huge pods of dolphins and massive penguin colonies. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Ted Giffords
Director:
Ted Giffords
Series Producer:
Dan Rees
Executive Producer:
Tim Martin
Executive Producer:
Tim Scoones

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Stand-up comedy, live music and sketches. Join Javone as he showcases Britain's hottest new street magician F***o and welcomes soul legend Carleen Anderson to the stage. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Myfanwy Moore
Producer:
Phil Bowker
Director:
Phil Bowker
Studio Director:
Julia Knowles
Associate Producer:
Jon Macqueen
Pastor:
Ann Akin
Presenter:
Colin Hoult
Policy Committee Member:
David Cann
Katanga Johnson:
Phoebe Walsh
Various:
Samson Kayo
Studio Announcer:
Stephen Harvey

Regional Variations (2)

Newsnight

06/08/2015

Duration: 35 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Kirsty Wark presents the stories behind the headlines. With fresh allegations facing Kids Company, Newsnight speaks with its chief executive Camila Batmanghelidjh. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Interviewed Guest:
Camila Batmanghelidjh

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Two HD

An intimate portrait of the working-class boy from Cumbria who crossed the class divide to become an establishment figure. With contributions from a wealth of well-known figures. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Anne Elletson
Executive Producer:
Stuart Prebble
Participant:
Melvyn Bragg
Participant:
Judi Dench
Participant:
Tony Blair
Participant:
Marie-Elsa Bragg
Participant:
John Humphreys
Participant:
Joan Bakewell
Participant:
Grayson Perry
Participant:
Chris Evans
Participant:
Howard Jacobson
Correspondent:
Neil Hannon
Participant:
Julian Fellowes
Participant:
John Birt
Participant:
Will Self
Participant:
Cate Haste
Participant:
Sol Campbell
Participant:
MR James
Participant:
Joan Martos
Participant:
Brian Campbell
Participant:
Brian Henderson
Participant:
William Ismay
Participant:
Humphrey Burton
Participant:
Tracey Emin
Participant:
Tom Morris
Participant:
Philippa Browning
Participant:
Justin Wark
Participant:
Steve Cowley

imagine...

Summer 2015

Episode 2: Jeff Koons: Diary of a Seducer

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Two HD

As Jeff Koons' first retrospective takes over the Whitney Museum in New York and the Pompidou in Paris, imagine... asks what lies beneath the shiny surfaces. Show more

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