Programme Index

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Countryfile Summer Diaries

2016

Episode 3: A Taste of Summer

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

John Craven and the team explore summer in the British countryside, this time with a celebration and examination of our seasonal foods and produce. Show more

Garden Rescue

Series 1

Episode 18: Fleet

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Garden renovation series with Charlie Dimmock and garden designers the Rich brothers. A low-maintenance, contemporary garden is created for a retired couple. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Charlie Dimmock
Presenter:
David Rich
Presenter:
Harry Rich
Associate Producer:
Kate Turner
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 5 months

Isolated since the time of the dinosaurs, New Zealand's wildlife has been left to its own devices. Its forests are stalked by predators from the Jurassic era. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Sam Neill
Executive Producer:
James Honeyborne
Series Producer:
Mark Flowers
Director:
Mark Flowers
Participant:
Kate Cocks
Participant:
Mike Bradley
Participant:
Elizabeth Pitcorn
Camera Operator:
Mark MacEwen

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 1: Living with Baboons

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Mat Pines has been studying the wild Hamadryas baboons of Ethiopia for five years and hopes to broker a peace between the baboons and the Afar tribe. Show more

Pressure Pad

Series 2

Episode 13

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

John Barrowman hosts the general knowledge quiz. Contestants from two teams descend into the Pressure Pad to compete in a series of head-to-head games in a bid to reach the final. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Barrowman
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Zoe Tait
Director:
Ian Hamilton

Coast

Series 7 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 4: The Mysteries of the Isles

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 6 months

Coast returns to the UK to explore the universal themes that bind everyone together. The team investigates just what it means to be an island people. Show more

Nature's Weirdest Events

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Chris Packham examines some of the world's weirdest natural events. Chris travels to a village awash with billions of tiny crabs and meets people who faced an angry mob of elk. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Liz Bonnin explores relationships in the animal kingdom and asks whether animals love. Here, she uncovers the weird and wonderful ways that different species attract a mate. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Liz Bonnin
Production Manager:
Sarah Winter
Executive Producer:
Jane Aldous
Executive Producer:
Alice Keens-Soper

This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series exploring the expansion of railways in the Victorian era. Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn find out how railways transformed the British diet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Presenter:
Alex Langlands
Presenter:
Peter Ginn
Participant:
John Martin
Participant:
Glenn Kilpatrick
Participant:
Barry Brown
Participant:
Mike Bull
Participant:
Don Tyler
Participant:
Daniel Dickinson
Participant:
George Willy
Participant:
Guy Debes
Participant:
James Harper
Executive Producer:
Nick Catliff
Production Manager:
Claire Smith
Production Coordinator:
Rachael Pagett
Sound Recordist:
Tim Hodge
Assistant Producer:
Tom Pilbeam
Production Company:
Lion Television
Series Producer:
Stuart Elliott
Graphic Designer:
Eddie Gachegua

The 80s with Dominic Sandbrook

Episode 1: The Sound of the Crowd

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Dominic Sandbrook takes a look at a dynamic decade. This episode looks at how the early 80s saw new forces of choice and consumerism reshape British life. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund
Series Producer:
Alexander Leith

Boy Meets Girl

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Comedy series. On the night before the wedding, Peggy's boiler bursts. Pam comes to the rescue, insisting that the Arkleys move in with the Macdonalds for the night. Show more

The Somme 1916 - From Both Sides of the Wire

Episode 3: End Game - End Spiel

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Peter Barton concludes his history of the battle in the final months of the campaign. He shows how a German tactical revolution frustrated the Allied advance. Show more

BBC Two HD

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