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Rip Off Britain

Series 8

Episode 13

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Documentary exposing rip-offs. The team expose the secret sales techniques used to pressure more vulnerable customers into buying products they simply can't afford. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Angela Rippon
Executive Producer:
Rob Unsworth
Series Producer:
Chris Walker

Caught Red Handed

Series 4

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Dom Littlewood shows how technology is being used to catch crooks. Armed men in white chemical suits steal £250,000 worth of jewellery from a family business. Show more

Gardeners' World

2016

Episode 26

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Gardening magazine. There is plenty of advice from Longmeadow this week as Monty starts to tidy up the garden for autumn and reviews this year's display in the jewel garden. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Presenter:
Adam Frost
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Nick Macer
Presenter:
Jane Moore
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto
Series Producer:
Chloe Rawlings

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Politics

29/09/2016

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Jo Coburn with the latest political news, interviews and debate. She is joined by former Conservative cabinet minister Oliver Letwin to discuss EU trade negotiations. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Coburn
Interviewed Guest:
Oliver Letwin

Coast

Series 5 (Shortened Versions)

Gower to Pembrey

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Nick Crane explores the violent history of smuggling around the Gower Peninsula and abseils into a stone structure concealed in the side of a sea cliff. Show more

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

Yes, Prime Minister

Series 1

Episode 2: The Ministerial Broadcast

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom about a beleaguered prime minister. Hacker prepares to make his first broadcast as prime minister and finds it is not so easy to speak on camera. Show more

Contributors

Sir Humphrey Appleby:
Nigel Hawthorne
Bernard Woolley:
Derek Fowlds
Malcolm Warren - Press Secretary:
Barry Stanton
James Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Godfrey:
John Wells
David - Employment Secretary:
Brian Gwaspari
Makeup Artist:
Carolyn Lyster

To the Manor Born

Series 1

Episode 1: Grantleigh

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom. Audrey fforbes-Hamilton, an upper-class widow, is forced into an alliance with a self-made man in a bid to keep her stately home. Show more

Contributors

Audrey fforbes-Hamilton:
Penelope Keith
Richard Devere:
Peter Bowles
Marjory Frobisher:
Angela Thorne
Barbinger:
John Rudling
The Rector:
Gerald Sim
JJ Anderson:
Jonathan Elsom

The Animal's Guide to Britain

Episode 2: Grassland Animals

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Chris Packham presents the series that examines Britain from an animal's point of view. Chris burrows into the grassland to observe the eating habits of starlings. Show more

The Link

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Mark Williams hosts the quiz where knowing the answers is only half the battle and contestants need to find the link between the answers to win. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Williams
Series Producer:
Julie Kelling
Executive Producer:
Andrew Robertson
Production Company:
STV Productions
Production Company:
Linkee TV

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 14

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Zoe Ball presents the backstage gossip from Strictly Come Dancing. Ian Waite gives more thoughts on the couples' training progress and Vicky Gill previews the weekend's costumes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Zoe Ball
Executive Producer:
Eve Winstanley
Series Producer:
Matt Green
Participant:
Ian Waite
Participant:
Vicky Gill

Regional Variations (2)

The Retreat

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Nick Knowles undergoes an intense detox programme on a Thai island. Julian, the group cynic, has a transformational third Reiki session, contrary to his expectations. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Jeff Emerson
Director:
Jeff Emerson
Director:
John Miller
Participant:
Nick Knowles
Participant:
Billy Byrne
Participant:
Julian Perryman
Participant:
Claire Langdon
Participant:
Maggie Nuttall
Participant:
Kathy Smith
Participant:
Milton Johnson
Participant:
April Martin
Participant:
Laura Power
Production Company:
Moli Leap Productions

Regional Variations (2)

Great British Menu

Series 11

Episode 24: Central Dessert

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Creative culinary competition. Danny Gill is making a staggering eight elements for his imaginative dessert - even using a machine usually found in the fairground. Show more

Nature's Weirdest Events

Series 5

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 9 days

Chris Packham delves into the world of weird. Chris investigates finds out why Spain is under attack from spaceballs and how a penguin became a man's best friend. Show more

The Fall

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 11 months

Crime drama series set in Northern Ireland. Paul Spector is rushed to Belfast General Hospital where Dr Joe O'Donnell, nurse Kiera Sheridan and the staff fight to keep him alive. Show more

Contributors

Stella Gibson:
Gillian Anderson
Paul Spector:
Jamie Dornan
DS Anderson:
Colin Morgan
Katie Benedetto:
Aisling Franciosi
Rose Stagg:
Valene Kane
Sally Ann Spector:
Bronagh Waugh
Dr O’Donnell :
Richard Coyle
Nurse Sheridan :
Aisling Bea
Dr Spencer:
Barry Ward
Tom Stagg:
Jonjo O'Neill
ACC Burns:
John Lynch
Dr Doyle:
Vanessa Emme
Nurse Nixon:
Cathy White
Nurse Lyle:
Amy Molloy
DC McNally:
Bronagh Taggart
Nurse Catherwood:
Stefan Dunbar
Dr Morton:
Kelly Campbell
Jnr Dr McLeary:
Sophie Harkness
Olivia Spector:
Sarah Beattie
Liam Spector:
David Beattie
PC Hagstrom :
Kelly Gough
CC Goodall:
Julia Dearden
Dr Lucas:
Hugh O'Conor
Dr King:
Shashi Rami
Nurse Gregory:
Emma Little
Lisa Benedetto:
Lacy Moore
Daisy Drake:
Tara Lee
Old Lady:
Barbara Adair
Producer:
Gub Neal
Director:
Allan Cubitt
Production Company:
The Fall 3 Limited

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Gabby Logan, Ian Wright, John Hartson, Martin Keown, Amy Lawrence and Piers Morgan take a look at the reign of the Premier League's longest-serving manager, Arsene Wenger. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gabby Logan
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Keown
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Lawrence
Interviewed Guest:
Piers Morgan
Producer:
Ian Finch

Regional Variations (2)

Murder in Successville

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Documentary following the footsteps of Rudyard Kipling, 19th-century English writer and Nobel Prize winner. Patrick Hennessey travels to Lahore to reassess Kipling's adventures. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Charles Allen
Participant:
Anne De Courcy
Participant:
Nadeem Moar Tarar
Participant:
Nelofar Bekhtyar
Participant:
Major Mawaz
Participant:
Janet Montefiore
Participant:
Raaja Bhasin
Producer:
Raaja Bhasin
Producer:
Rana Jawad
Production Coordinator:
Stephanie Powell
Producer:
Tom Swingler
Editor:
Paul Binns
Executive Producer:
Mark Bell
Executive Producer:
Edmund Coulthard
Executive Producer:
Alistair Pegg
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Anita Rani, Ade Adepitan, Ant Anstead and Dan Snow reveal the hidden systems and organisational miracles that keep the Central Park clean and green. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Rani
Presenter:
Ant Anstead
Presenter:
Ade Adepitan
Presenter:
Dan Snow
Executive Producer:
Lisa Ausden
Series Producer:
Amanda Lyon

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 5

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Michael Mosley and the doctors undertake the most ambitious experiment yet on the series - testing whether the spice turmeric could help protect us against cancer. Show more

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