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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Comedy adventure featuring the freewheeling Volkswagen. Herbie goes to South America to compete in a Brazilian road race but discovers a scheme to steal gold from an Incan city. Show more

Interactive entertainment show. The studio guest in this edition is Steve Backshall, and there is cartoon fun with Danger Mouse and a brand new episode of The Next Step. Show more

Natural World

2016-2017

Episode 4: Kangaroo Dundee and Other Animals - Part 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Nature documentary. The world's most famous 'kangaroo mum' is expanding operations. Brolga, aka Kangaroo Dundee, is opening his doors to a whole new bunch of animal characters. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Escape to the Country

BBC Two Scotland

Earthflight

BBC Two Wales

Flog It!

Series 11 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 5: Duxford

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Antiques series. Flog It! comes from the Imperial War Museum, Duxford. Sifting through the antiques and collectibles are experts James Lewis and Christina Trevanion. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Great American Railroad Journeys

BBC Two Wales

Only Connect

BBC Two Northern Ireland

University Challenge

2017/18

Episode 10

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Students from Imperial College do battle with the students from the University of Strathclyde for a place in the second round. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Executive Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Producer:
Irene Daniels
Production Company:
ITV Studios

Regional Variations (2)

Ulster Rugby Live

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Only Connect

Series 13

Episode 10: Dandies v Gaffers

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Victoria Coren Mitchell presents the quiz show about making connections. A team of fashion fans take on a team of football coaches. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

Gardeners' World

2017

Episode 27

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Monty Don shows how to prune and train the exuberant summer growth of climbing roses, and we meet a gardener who has dedicated his allotment to growing his own beer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Arit Anderson
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Presenter:
Alan Power
Presenter:
Frances Tophill
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto
Production Manager:
Jennie Sawyer

Regional Variations (3)

This Farming Life

BBC Two Wales

Home Ground

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Family Cooking Showdown

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Competitive food show. Will the Bellamores, with their hearty, generous helpings, or the Bellamys, with their Persian-influenced recipes, impress the judges? Show more

Front Row Late

Series 1

Episode 2: Carlos Acosta, Basquiat and Sparks

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Nikki Bedi is joined in the studio by Ekow Eshun and Professor Sarah Churchwell to cast a critical eye on the week's arts offerings. Sparks perform live in the studio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Interviewed Guest:
Ekow Eshun
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Churchwell
Interviewed Guest:
Carlos Acosta
Participant:
undefined Bambi
Participant:
John Wilson
Performer:
Sparks
Series Producer:
Martina Hall
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Regional Variations (2)

Britain Afloat

Series 1

The Thames Barge

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Mary-Ann Ochota discovers more about the boat that helped build Victorian London and played an important part at Dunkirk - the Thames barge. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 9: Mum's Army

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Classic sitcom. Captain Mainwaring encourages the women of Walmington-on-Sea to join the platoon and meets Mrs Gray, an attractive middle-aged widow. Show more

Contributors

Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Walker:
James Beck
Buffet Attendant:
Deirdre Costello
Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Edith Parish:
Wendy Richard
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
Serviceman:
David Gilchrist
Waitress:
Melita Manger
Miss Ironside:
Julian Burbery
Mrs Prosser:
Eleanor Smale
Ivy Samways:
Rosemary Faith
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Producer:
David Croft

Regional Variations (2)

Adam Low returns to the poet and his work 35 years after his BBC film The Auden Landscape, to reveal how Auden's poetry helps us to understand the tumultuous 21st century. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Adam Low
Producer:
John Archer
Production Company:
Hopscotch Films

Regional Variations (2)

Stop All the Clocks: WH Auden in an Age of Anxiety

BBC Two Wales

Later... with Jools Holland

Series 51

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Music programme featuring live sessions. Joining Jools Holland are Liam Gallagher, Benjamin Clementine, Jorja Smith, LCD Soundsystem, Nadia Reid, Elise LeGrow and Jimmy Webb. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama. When Welsh poet Dylan Thomas (Matthew Rhys) and his flirtatious wife Caitlin (Sienna Miller) sweep into war-torn London, they bump into Dylan's childhood sweetheart Vera. Show more

Contributors

Vera Phillips:
Keira Knightley
Caitlin Thomas:
Sienna Miller
William Killick:
Cillian Murphy
Dylan Thomas:
Matthew Rhys
Lieutenant Colonel David Talbot Rice:
Richard Dillane
Anthony Devas:
Alastair Mackenzie
Mr Justice Singleton:
Paul Brooke
Wilfred Hosgood:
Simon Armstrong
Sergeant:
Ben Batt
Alistair Graham:
Richard Clifford
Director:
John Maybury

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Drama based loosely on Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles. The affections of a beautiful young Indian woman are pursued by the son of a rich entrepreneur who gives her a job. Show more

BBC Two HD

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