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David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities

Series 1 Shorts

Episode 11: Magical Appearances

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Where do swallows hibernate and where do butterflies appear from in spring? The mystery of where some animals disappear to each year puzzled early naturalists. Show more

The Pets Factor

Series 2

Episode 10: Winnie, Romeo and the Pooch Party

on BBC Two HD

Available for 10 months

James gets a visit from a dog with a swollen paw. Rory investigates a guinea pig's eye problem. And it's party time for Cheryl and her team. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stacey Dooley
Participant:
Rory Cowlam
Participant:
James Greenwood
Participant:
Cat Henstridge
Participant:
Cheryl Lucas
Series Producer:
Sima Ray
Production Manager:
Clare Thomas
Production Manager:
Carol Mckenzie

Absolute Genius Super Tech with Dick & Dom

Episode 7: Dick and Dom's Tech

on BBC Two HD

Available for 18 days

Dick and Dom travel through time to look at five of their favourite technological innovations that have changed the way we live at home. Show more

Deadly Dinosaurs with Steve Backshall

Series 1

Episode 1: Land of Giants

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Steve Backshall focuses on the biggest dinosaurs to have walked the Earth. In his dino den, he starts by meeting the Argentinosaurus. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Celebrity endurance challenge. Donovan Bailey, Gareth Thomas, Iwan Thomas and James Toseland are in India to discover Kalaripayattu, said to be the root of all martial arts. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Meredith Chambers
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Director:
Pamela Gordon
Participant:
Donovan Bailey
Participant:
Gareth Thomas
Participant:
Iwan Thomas
Participant:
James Toseland
Production Company:
Electric Ray

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

A feature-length documentary narrated by Robert Redford, telling the story of life on earth in the course of a single day. It features stunning visuals and 38 different species. Show more

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 17 Reversions

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Property redevelopment series. Martin Roberts and Lucy Alexander visit two run-down flats in Vauxhall, London, and a mid-terrace property in Birches Head, Stoke. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

It's time for the olive harvest at La Banditaccia. The harvest starts well as the team pull together, but interest wanes as the scale and arduous reality of the task hits home. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Claire Walls
Series Producer:
Naomi Templeton
Series Producer:
John Featherstone
Executive Producer:
David Clews
Producer:
Samuel Palmer
Director:
Samuel Palmer
Executive Producer:
Ana De Moraes
On-line editing:
Ian Goff
Producer:
Ryan Daly
Director:
Ryan Daly
Producer:
Gaetan Morgue
Director:
Gaetan Morgue
Narrator:
Toby Jones
Production Company:
Twofour Broadcast
Production Manager:
Catherine Fox-Kirk

Regional Variations (2)

Tennis: Queen's

2018

Episode 6: Day 6

Duration: 4 hours

on BBC Two Scotland

Sue Barker hosts live coverage from Queen's Club, London, including Cilic v Kyrgios and Chardy v Djokovic. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

The Beechgrove Garden

BBC Two Scotland

Weatherman Walking

BBC Two Wales

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Families journey to find a suitable dog. Kate Humble and Louise Glazebrook help a couple who might be biting off more than they can chew with a giant breed of dog. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
RDF Television West
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Louise Glazebrook
Participant:
Gwen Bailey
Participant:
Rachel Butler
Producer:
Bart Corpe
Director:
Bart Corpe
Producer:
Tom Davis
Director:
Tom Davis
Producer:
Sarah Sarkhel
Director:
Sarah Sarkhel
Series Producer:
Mike Ratcliffe
Executive Producer:
Catherine Welton

Regional Variations (2)

Coastal Path

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Five-part series in which explorer Paul Rose walks along the 630 miles of the South West Coast Path, discovering wildlife, wild traditions and wild adventure along the way. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Rose
Executive Producer:
Samantha Smith
Producer:
Jo Horsey
Director:
Jo Horsey

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

BBC Radio 6 Music's Shaun Keaveny presents a special documentary celebrating the Great Exhibition of the North. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Shaun Keaveny
Producer:
David Shulman
Director:
David Shulman
Executive Producer:
Janet Lee

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Documentary. Writer and angler Will Millard embarks on the final leg of his journey down the River Wye, from Ross-on-Wye to Chepstow, where the river joins the Severn estuary. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 8

Episode 3: Is There Honey Still for Tea?

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Classic wartime sitcom. Private Godfrey's humble abode, Cherry Tree Cottage, is threatened with demolition to make way for a new aerodrome. Show more

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Sir Charles McAllister:
Campbell Singer
Man with door:
Gordon Peters
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Producer:
David Croft

Regional Variations (2)

Natural World

2018-2019

Episode 6: The Super Squirrels

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Documentary. The squirrel family is one of the most widespread on earth, so what is the secret to their success? We uncover the extraordinary abilities of these cheeky characters. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Rugby League: Internationals

2018

Episode 1: New Zealand v England

Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Live coverage of England's clash with New Zealand in Colorado, USA - the first of three matches in the United States over the next three years. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

on BBC Two HD

British comedy starring Jane Horrocks as a shy girl who rarely ventures outside her bedroom, until her talent for imitating famous singers is recognised by a local promoter. Show more

Contributors

Mari Hoff:
Brenda Blethyn
Laura Hoff 'Little Voice':
Jane Horrocks
Bouncer:
Adam Fogerty
Bouncer:
James Welsh
Stripper:
Karen Gregory
Arthur:
Fred Feast
LV's dad:
Graham Turner
Bunnie Morris:
Alex Norton
Director:
Mark Herman

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two HD

At the Gdansk shipyards, an uprising in the early 1980s is bolstered by the appearance of Lech Walesa, an electrician now gaining a reputation as an inspirational speaker. Show more

Contributors

Lech Wałesa:
Robert Wieckiewicz
Danuta Wałesa:
Agnieszka Grochowska
Oriana Fallaci:
Maria Omaggio
Pracownica stoczni:
Ewa Kolasinska
Klemens Gniech, dyrektor stoczni:
Miroslaw Baka
Sekretarz POP:
Michal Czernecki
Stoczniowiec:
Remigiusz Jankowski
Director:
Andrzej Wajda

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