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Shorts

Episode 88: Northern Islands

Duration: 19 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series exploring Britain's coastline. Neil Oliver discovers the story of the World War II freedom fighters who risked everything running the Shetland Bus. Show more

Around the World in 80 Gardens

Episode 6: China and Japan

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for over a year

Monty Don visits the world's 80 most inspiring gardens, this time in China and Japan, two of the world's oldest gardening cultures. Show more

Gardeners' World

2018

Episode 27

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Monty tackles three seasons of gardening, while Carol celebrates one of the plant successes of an extraordinary summer - the canna. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Frances Tophill
Presenter:
Toby Buckland
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto
Production Manager:
Michael Rogers

The Beechgrove Garden

2018

Episode 21

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Gardening magazine. George demonstrates the steps to creating a spring display of potted hyacinths. Jim assesses the mini fruit plot, where there is a harvest even in tiny spaces. Show more

Great British Menu

Series 13

Episode 39: Northern Ireland - Dessert

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Culinary competition. It is the dessert course and the final chance for the chefs to impress. Which two will make it through to the regional final? Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Clarke
Series Producer:
Claudine Parrish
Director:
Phil Ashton
Series Editor:
Genevieve Welch
Production Company:
Optomen

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 2

Episode 14: Atlantic

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

The Bikers explore the 'special relationship' between America and Britain's culinary cultures. They make a rich clam chowder and even richer chocolate brownies. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Biting Ealing satire about a scientist (Alec Guinness) who invents an indestructible fibre but finds that everyone wants to destroy his formula. Show more

Contributors

Sidney Stratton:
Sir Alec Guinness
Daphne Birnley:
Joan Greenwood
Alan Birnley:
Cecil Parker
Bertha:
Vida Hope
Michael Corland:
Michael Gough
Sir John Kierlaw:
Ernest Thesiger
Producer:
Sidney Cole

Formats

Animal Park

Series 10

Episode 1

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. The keepers make a wallow for the rhinos, but what if they don't want to get in it? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Jean Johansson
Executive Producer:
Joff Wilson
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 1 day

Steve Backshall meets super giant animals across the world and finds out what they can do, from swimming with crocodiles in Botswana to diving with sperm whales in the Caribbean. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

How the 11-plus selection test impacts on education. In the third and final part of this series, students at Erith School and Townley Grammar face their GCSE mocks. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve embarks on the first leg of an extraordinary four-part journey around the Mediterranean, travelling from Malta across the sea to southern Italy and on to Albania. Show more

Last Chance Lawyer NYC

Series 1

Episode 1: War Is Waged on Many Fronts

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Following criminal defence attorney Howard Greenberg. Howard fights to keep an ex-cop out of prison and persuade a client to take a plea deal. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Barnaby Peel
Series Producer:
Max Andrews
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Executive Producer:
Emma Goddard
Production Company:
Plum Pictures

No Activity

Series 2

Episode 4: The Butterfly

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Comedy series. After April's transfer back to her old job, Carol is excited about her new colleague in despatch. Show more

Question Time

2018

04/10/2018

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

David Dimbleby chairs debate from Canary Wharf. On the panel are David Gauke MP, Emily Thornberry MP, Claude Littner, George the Poet and Isabel Oakeshott. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Dimbleby
Panellist:
David Gauke
Panellist:
Claude Littner
Executive Producer:
Nicolai Gentchev
Series Editor:
Hilary O'Neill
Director:
Rob Hopkin
Production Manager:
Danielle Lloyd
Production Company:
Mentorn Media

Holby City

Series 20

Episode 40: Inscrutable

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two HD

As Holby reels from tragic news, Sacha takes on a marathon operation. Leah, a sparky new junior doctor, struggles with a problematic first patient. Show more

Contributors

Roxanna MacMillan:
Hermione Guilliford
Henrik Hanssen:
Guy Henry
John Gaskell:
Paul McGann
Essie Di Lucca:
Kaye Wragg
Meena Chowdhury:
Salma Hoque
Ric Griffin:
Hugh Quarshie
Sacha Levy:
Bob Barrett
Dominic Copeland:
David Ames
Ben 'Lofty' Chiltern:
Lee Mead
Serena Campbell:
Catherine Russell
Nicky McKendrick:
Belinda Owusu
Donna Jackson:
Jaye Jacobs
Adrian 'Fletch' Fletcher:
Alex Walkinshaw
Jac Naylor:
Rosie Marcel
Frieda Petrenko:
Olga Fedori
Steven Fletcher:
Jesse Birdsall
Leah Faulkner:
Hannah Daniel
Tyler Saba:
Hiran Abeysekera
Lyle Laidlow:
Ciaran Kellgren
'Scary' Sue Buchanan:
Angela Lonsdale
Producer:
Yasmin Kalli
Director:
Sean Glynn

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