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My Life in Books

Series 1

Episode 3: Clare Balding and Hardeep Singh Kohli

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Anne Robinson invites well-known personalities to discuss their favourite books. Clare Balding and Hardeep Singh Kohli reveal their top five. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Balding
Interviewed Guest:
Hardeep Singh Kohli
Series Producer:
Zoe Tait
Executive Producer:
Eileen Herlihy

Claimed and Shamed

Series 8

Episode 6

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series which sees insurance fraudsters caught on camera. Secret filming reveals that a man with a genuine claim has overexaggerated his injuries. A serial fraudster is jailed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ore Oduba
Series Producer:
David Ayres
Production Manager:
Conor Sullivan
Production Company:
Curve Media Ltd

Money for Nothing

Series 2

Episode 22

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Junk makeover show. Sarah Moore rescues three items from Bredbury recycling centre. It is up to Josh and Oli to reimagine some discarded logs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sarah Moore
Narrator:
Arthur Smith
Executive Producer:
Michelle Friel
Executive Producer:
Jules Kean
Series Producer:
Kirsten Highet
Production Company:
Friel Kean Films Ltd

Coast

The Great Guide

Episode 4: East Anglia

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 5 months

Neil Oliver and Tessa Dunlop present the ultimate guide to East Anglia - from The Wash to Canvey Island. Neil takes to the sea on a variety of boats to seek out stories. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Tessa Dunlop
Series Producer:
Sian Price
Production Manager:
Louise Binding
Executive Producer:
Bill Lyons

Regional Variations (2)

Bowls: Scottish International Open

BBC Two Scotland

Coast

Series 5 (Shortened Versions)

Gower to Anglesey (45min)

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Coast journeys along the south and west coasts of Wales, taking in the island of Skomer, Porth Oer's beach, Harlech Castle and the Gower Peninsula. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Hi-de-Hi!

Series 9

Episode 4: Let Them Eat Cake

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Holiday camp sitcom with the Yellowcoats at Maplin's. Ted and Spike re-enact the French Revolution in the pool.

Contributors

Spike Dixon:
Jeffrey Holland
Gladys Pugh:
Ruth Madoc
Ted Bovis:
Paul Shane
Fred Quilley:
Felix Bowness
Peggy Ollerenshaw:
Su Pollard
Sylvia Garnsey:
Nikki Kelly
Stanley Matthews:
David Webb
Bruce Matthews:
Tony Webb
Director:
Mike Stephens

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Series 3

Episode 1: Moving House

Duration: 32 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The Spencers need to move after the council condemns their house, even after all the DIY improvements Frank made. Show more

Open All Hours

Series 2

Episode 6: Shedding at the Wedding

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom about shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden nephew and assistant Granville. Arkwright causes embarrassment at the wedding of Nurse Gladys's niece. Show more

Contributors

Arkwright:
Ronnie Barker
Granville:
David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel:
Lynda Baron
Mrs Blewitt:
Kathy Staff
Mr Bristow:
Roger Elliott
Motorcyclist:
Stuart Fell
Mrs Fielding:
Patsy Smart
Writer:
Roy Clarke

The House That £100k Built

Series 1

Episode 4: Tom and Zoe

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Following people attempting to build a house from scratch on less than £100k. Young couple Tom and Zoe aim to build a unique property on just £90k. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Antiques Road Trip

Series 10

Episode 2

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Auctioneers Christina Trevanion and Philip Serrell begin the second leg of their journey in Keswick. They head towards the auction in Crooklands, in the South Lakes. Show more

Eggheads

Series 14

Episode 130

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:
Dave Rainford
Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Pat Gibson
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Series Editor:
Rob Dean

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 14

Episode 32

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Zoe Ball talks to the couple who managed to avoid elimination at the weekend. Choreography Corner provides you with your fill of dance analysis. And there is Tunes on Tuesday. Show more

Contributors

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

The Welsh Italians

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Merthyr-born Michela Chiappa explores the modern Welsh Italian community, discovering that it is food and family that unites the two cultures. Show more

Extreme Wales with Richard Parks

Series 1

Episode 2: Extreme Caving: Ogof Ffynnon Ddu

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

On a two-day subterranean adventure, Richard Parks overcomes his fear of enclosed spaces to explore Britain's deepest cave. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Parks
Series Producer:
Luke Lovell
Executive Producer:
Dale Templar
Executive Producer:
Owen Gay
Executive Producer:
Tim Green
Executive Producer:
Jamie Balment
Director of photography:
Rob Taylor
Production Coordinator:
Jessie Anderson
Production Manager:
Claire Efergan

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 5 months

Marcus Wareing, Monica Galetti and Gregg Wallace team up to search for the country's next culinary superstar. The chefs must cook a steak diane and a raspberry tart. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
David Ambler
Editor:
Adam Lyons
Series Producer:
Genevieve Welch
Production Manager:
Ross Booker
Production Company:
Shine TV
Producer:
Jim Warren

Regional Variations (2)

Live at the Apollo

Series 12

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Stand-up comedy from the Hammersmith Apollo. In the first episode, host Sarah Millican introduces rising star Tom Allen and US comedian Arj Barker to the stage. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Newsnight

America Picks Its President

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Emily Maitlis speaks to Hillary Clinton's former speechwriter, Lissa Muscatine. Evan Davis interviews historian Doris Kearns Goodwin and political thinker Francis Fukuyama. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emily Maitlis
Presenter:
Evan Davis
Interviewed Guest:
Lissa Muscatine
Interviewed Guest:
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Interviewed Guest:
Francis Fukuyama

Genres

Operation Gold Rush with Dan Snow

Series 1

Episode 2: Lakes and Rivers

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

On this leg of the epic journey following in the footsteps of 19th-century Klondike gold rush prospectors, Dan and his team attempt to traverse perilous waterways. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Snow
Presenter:
Felicity Aston
Presenter:
Kevin Fong
Executive Producer:
Cameron Balbirnie
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Renouf
Series Producer:
Ben Crichton

The Apprentice

Series 12

Episode 5: Cycling Crowdfunding

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Lord Sugar sets the candidates the task of helping two entrepreneurs launch their new cycling product and getting the public to invest through crowdfunding. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Lord Sugar
Participant:
Karren Brady
Participant:
Claude Littner
Executive Producer:
Cal Turner
Executive Producer:
Tom Garland
Series Editor:
Paul Broadbent
Series Editor:
Claire Walls
Production Company:
Boundless Productions

The Victorian Slum

Episode 3: The 1880s

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

A group of people move into a recreated Victorian slum. The slum dwellers have moved into the turbulent 1880s: unemployment was sky high, living conditions intolerable. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Mosley
Expert:
Louise Raw
Expert:
Carl Chinn
Executive Producer:
Cate Hall
Series Producer:
Mark Ball
Series Producer:
Emma Frank
Director:
Emma Frank
Producer:
Leah Caffrey
Production Company:
Wall to Wall Media

BBC Two HD

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