Programme Index

Discover 10,055,932 listings and 230,876 playable programmes from the BBC

My Life in Books

Series 1

Episode 6: Sister Wendy and Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sister Wendy Beckett and Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen join Anne Robinson to talk about the books that have shaped their lives. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Beckett
Interviewed Guest:
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen
Series Producer:
Zoe Tait
Executive Producer:
Eileen Herlihy
Executive Producer:
Jo Street

Claimed and Shamed

Series 8

Episode 9

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series which sees insurance fraudsters caught on camera. A private credit hire company help with a police sting to identify a thief stealing fraudulently obtained hire cars. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Hitchcock thriller. When Uncle Charlie arrives in Santa Rosa, he is welcomed by his family. But his admiring niece soon begins to harbour doubts about him. Show more

Contributors

Uncle Charlie:
Joseph Cotten
Young Charlie (Charlotte) Newton:
Teresa Wright
Jack Graham:
Macdonald Carey
Joseph Newton:
Henry Travers
Emma Newton:
Patricia Collinge
Herbie Hawkins:
Hume Cronyn
Fred Saunders:
Wallace Ford
Roger Newton:
Charles Bates
Station Master:
Irving Bacon
Pulman Porter:
Clarence Muse
Louise:
Janet Shaw
Catherine:
Estelle Jewell

Formats

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Series 3

Episode 4: Men as Women

Duration: 34 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom featuring Frank Spencer - a well-meaning, enthusiastic, one-man disaster area. Frank's grandad arrives from Australia to find his grandson in drag.

Open All Hours

Series 3

Episode 2: The Ginger Men

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Vintage sitcom. Arkwright improves the sale of an overstocked commodity with spellbinding efficiency, while Granville's lust for power falls flat on the floor.

Contributors

Arkwright:
Ronnie Barker
Granville:
David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel:
Lynda Baron
Mrs Featherstone:
Stephanie Cole
Milkwoman:
Barbara Flynn
Thorndyke:
Alan Starkey
Writer:
Roy Clarke

Natural World

2011-2012

Episode 4: Komodo - Secrets of the Dragon

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Dr Bryan Fry uses hi-tech tools to take a fresh look at komodo dragons, showing how the true nature of the world's largest lizard is being uncovered a century after its discovery. Show more

Antiques Road Trip

Series 10

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Christina Trevanion and Philip Serrell are on the final leg of their trip. Starting in Liverpool, they head towards their final auction showdown in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Intimate two-part documentary telling the story of Mary Berry. Mary shares how she married, started a family and shared her recipes via cookbooks, magazines and on television. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Berry
Producer:
Scott Tankard
Director:
Scott Tankard
Executive Producer:
Kieran Smith
Executive Producer:
Richard Bowron

Newsnight

Trump's America: A Newsnight Special

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

With reporting from across the United States, Newsnight explores the ramifications of the election of Donald Trump as president. Presented by Emily Maitlis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emily Maitlis
Participant:
Henry Kissinger
Participant:
Jerry Springer
Participant:
James Woolsey
Participant:
R Emmett Tyrrell
Reporter:
Mark Urban
Reporter:
Katie Razzall

Genres

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Rick Stein visits Lisbon on the banks of the River Tagus, a city in love with its seafood and possibly the best custard tarts in the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Production Company:
Denham Productions

QI

Series N

Episode 4: Noble Rot

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Quiz show in which the aim is to be interesting. Sandi Toksvig considers some noteworthy noble rot with Jeremy Clarkson, Sara Pascoe, Jason Manford and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Panellist:
Jeremy Clarkson
Panellist:
Sara Pascoe
Panellist:
Jason Manford
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd
Production Company:
Talkback

Brand

QI

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama. At the end of the Second World War, a British intelligence officer must persuade a kidnapped German scientist to work with the British RAF to develop the jet engine. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Helen Flint
Callum Ferguson:
Jim Sturgess
Victor Ferguson:
Freddie Highmore
Rachel Lombard:
Charlotte Riley
Kathy Griffiths:
Phoebe Fox
Dieter Koehler:
August Diehl
Brigadier Wainwright:
Robert Glenister
Ringwood:
Alfie Allen
Alex Lombard:
Sebastian Armesto
Geoffrey Salter:
Julian Bleach
Miss Clarkson:
Emma Fielding
Lotte Koehler:
Lucy Ward
Harold Lindsay-Jones:
Alfred Molina
Lucy Lindsay-Jones:
Ciara Charteris
Sharp-Faced Woman:
Debra Baker
Mr Emmanuel:
James Bradshaw
Maitre D’:
Andrew Price

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Jools looks back at a selection of some of 2016's performances on the show, including Iggy Pop roaming the studio whilst performing one of his classic tunes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jools Holland
Series Producer:
Alison Howe
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper
Performer:
Spring King
Performer:
Barry Gibb

Question Time

10/11/2016

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

David Dimbleby presents topical debate from Southend-on-Sea. Panellists include Dominic Raab, Yvette Cooper, Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh, Sarah Churchwell and Jan Halper-Hayes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Dimbleby
Series Editor:
Nicolai Gentchev
Executive Producer:
Hayley Valentine
Production Company:
Mentorn Scotland
Panellist:
Dominic Raab
Panellist:
Yvette Cooper

Dan Snow, Professor Alice Roberts and Dr Albert Lin investigate a series of earth-shattering discoveries at a mighty tomb guarded by the Terracotta Warriors in China. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Snow
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Presenter:
Albert Lin
Producer:
Nic Young
Director:
Nic Young
Executive Producer:
Lucy Van Beek
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Production Company:
Brook Lapping Productions

BBC Two HD

About BBC Two

BBC Two is a lively channel of depth and substance, carrying a range of knowledge-building programming complemented by great drama, comedy and arts.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More