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Rip Off Britain

Series 8

Episode 15

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Documentary exposing rip-offs. The team investigate if the price-match promises from some of the country's biggest retailers could come with a catch. Show more

Contributors

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

Caught Red Handed

Series 4

Episode 10

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Dom Littlewood shows how technology is being used to catch crooks. A community support officer uses a shopping basket to fend off a man with a knife. Show more

Yes Chef

Series 1

Episode 20: Friday Final 4

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Professional chefs Nigel Haworth, Atul Kochhar, Ryan Simpson and Mary Ann Gilchrist pair up with their chosen home cook partners and go head to head. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheree Murphy
Production Company:
ITV Studios
Series Producer:
Vicky Thomas
Executive Producer:
Sumi Connock
Participant:
Mary Ann Gilchrist
Participant:
Nigel Haworth
Participant:
Atul Kochhar
Participant:
Ryan Simpson

Ingenious Animals

Episode 3: Communication

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Wildlife experts travel the globe in search of the most surprising animal stories. The team investigate the strange world of animal communication. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Patrick Aryee
Presenter:
Lucy Cooke
Presenter:
Giles Clark
Executive Producer:
Alice Keens-Soper
Series Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Director:
Serena Davies
Director:
Rob Neil
Producer:
Rob Neil
Production Manager:
Samantha Tilyard
Production Company:
Oxford Scientific Films

Coast

Shorts

Episode 46: Looe and Falmouth

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Neil Oliver visits Cornwall, England's most coastal county, and discovers more about the fishing industry in the area. Miranda Krestovnikoff explores a shipwreck. Show more

Hi-de-Hi!

Series 5

Episode 2: Save Our Heritage

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Holiday-camp humour. Joe Maplin orders Jeffrey to assist in the demolition of a cottage which stands in the way of his expansion plans.

Contributors

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

Yes, Prime Minister

Series 1

Episode 4: The Key

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom about beleaguered prime minister Jim Hacker. Dorothy Wainwright, the PM's political advisor, tells Jim that he is letting Humphrey become too dominant. Show more

Contributors

James Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Sir Humphrey Appleby:
Nigel Hawthorne
Bernard Woolley:
Derek Fowlds
Sir Frank Gordon, Permanent Secretary of the Treasury:
Peter Cellier
Dorothy Wainwright:
Deborah Norton
Policeman:
Victor Winding
Writer:
Antony Jay

To the Manor Born

Series 1

Episode 3: Going to Church

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Class-based sitcom. Audrey takes DeVere to task for failing to turn up in church on Sunday, but then fails to practise what she preaches.

Contributors

Brabinger:
John Rudling
The Rector:
Gerald Sim
Audrey fforbes-Hamilton:
Penelope Keith
Richard DeVere:
Peter Bowles
Margery Frobisher:
Angela Thorne
Mrs Polouvicka:
Daphne Heard

The Animal's Guide to Britain

Episode 4: Coastal Animals

Duration: 58 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 looks at the grey seal and the Manx shearwater. Show more

The Link

Series 2

Episode 6

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 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Zoe Ball kicks off the week with all the backstage gossip from the weekend's dazzling Strictly Come Dancing. She is joined by the first pair to be eliminated from the competition. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Zoe Ball
Executive Producer:
Eve Winstanley
Series Producer:
Matt Green

University Challenge

2016/17

Episode 13

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

In the penultimate first-round match of the student quiz, the University of St Andrews clashes with Worcester College, Oxford. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

Only Connect

Series 12

Episode 13: Maltsters v Policy Wonks

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The Maltsters take on the Policy Wonks in this opening heat. Presented by Victoria Coren Mitchell. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Jenny Hawker
Director:
Siân G Lloyd
Production Company:
RDF Television
Production Company:
Parasol Media

Ripper Street

Series 4

Episode 7: Edmund Reid Did This

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Thriller set during the Victorian era. The walls close in on Reid as a secret from his past threatens to destroy his future in Whitechapel. Show more

Contributors

Det Insp Edmund Reid:
Matthew Macfadyen
Det Sgt Bennet Drake:
Jerome Flynn
Captain Homer Jackson:
Adam Rothenberg
Long Susan Hart:
MyAnna Buring
Rose Drake:
Charlene McKenna
Deborah Goren:
Lucy Cohu
Connor Judge:
Kahl Murphy
Connor Judge:
Kye Murphy
Nathaniel:
Jonas Armstrong
Sgt 'Drum' Drummond:
Matthew Lewis
Det Sgt Frank Thatcher:
Benjamin O'Mahony
Ass. Commissioner Augustus Dove:
Killian Scott
Abel Croker:
David Threlfall
Donald Artherton:
David Wilmot
Maragret Artherton:
Lynn Rafferty
Artherton Son:
Finnion Duff Lennon
Artherton Daughter:
Clodagh Kane
Mathilda Reid:
Anna Burnett
Brazen Woman:
Annabel Rickerby
Rachel Costello:
Anna Koval
Croker's Boy:
Brandon Maher
Director:
Anthony Byrne
Producer:
John Rushton

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy impressions show. In the second episode, Vincent receives news of a huge audition for EastEnders star Natalie Cassidy opposite a Hollywood A-lister. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Gregg Wallace:
Morgana Robinson
Joanna Lumley:
Morgana Robinson
Fearne Cotton:
Morgana Robinson
Russell Brand:
Morgana Robinson
Miranda Hart:
Morgana Robinson
Danny Dyer:
Morgana Robinson
Cheryl Cole:
Morgana Robinson
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Environmental Health Officer:
Lolly Adefope
Mariola:
Gabby Best
Receptionist:
Natasia Demetriou
Morgan Freeman:
Terry Mynott
Sales Rep:
Nish Nathwani
Sales Rep:
Tony Way
Planning Officer:
Toby Williams
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Regional Variations (3)

Today at Conference

BBC Two Scotland

Morgana Robinson's The Agency

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Conviction

Murder at the Station

Episode 1

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 7 months

Documentary following a team of experts as they investigate whether evidence exists that could challenge the conviction of a man in prison for a murder he denies. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Raw TV
Producer:
Richard Bond

Regional Variations (2)

Conviction

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Conviction

Murder at the Station

Episode 2

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 7 months

Documentary following Inside Justice, a specialist charity led by Louise Shorter. Louise aims to overturn the conviction of a man in prison for the murder of his secret lover. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Raw TV
Executive Producer:
Richard Bond
Director:
James Newton
Production Manager:
Adrian Carswell
Participant:
Louise Shorter
Participant:
Louisa Widdington
Participant:
Roger Kearney
Participant:
Corrina Platt
Participant:
Ann Piston
Participant:
Stan Chappell

The Great British Bake Off

Series 7

Episode 5: Pastry Week

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Mary and Paul set three challenges to test the bakers on three different types of pastry, including a technical challenge that sees them baking a classic British tart. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The Hairy Bikers are on a mission to find the world's most delicious chicken and egg recipes. They start their search on home turf with the perfect roast chicken. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Si King
Presenter:
Dave Myers
Executive Producer:
Pete Lawrence
Series Producer:
Hannah Corneck
Producer:
Dick Sharman
Director:
Dick Sharman

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