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Close Calls: On Camera

Series 8

Episode 2

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

An angler fishing off rocks is swept into a raging sea, and a mountain biker attempts a trick but doesn’t make it. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles
Series Producer:
Virginia Hill
Executive Producer:
Chris Riley
Executive Producer:
Julia Shaw
Production Company:
Topical Television

Genres

MasterChef

Series 16

Episode 17

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 9 months

Knockout Week continues with the second group of eight amateur chefs put to the test. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
India Fisher
Series Editor:
Katie Attwood
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Director:
Dave Crerar
Production Company:
Shine TV

Wonders of the Monsoon

Episode 3: The Drought

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Series exploring the greatest weather system on earth. During the part of the year that the monsoon does not bring rain, the winds reverse, bringing dry air instead. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Colin Salmon
Producer:
Nick Lyon
Series Producer:
Paul Bradshaw
Executive Producer:
Chris Cole
Executive Producer:
James Honeyborne

Curiosity

Series 1

Episode 12

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Paul Martin presents the ultimate test in vintage and collectables. With £1,000 at stake in the Curiosity Shop, who will curate the most valuable collection? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Director:
Pete Lawrence
Series Editor:
Will Knott
Series Producer:
Flora Fenton
Series Producer:
Natasha Hayes
Production Company:
Hungry Gap Productions

Regional Variations (2)

The Hairy Bikers' Cookbook

Series 1

Romanian Cabbage

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Dave Myers and Si King hit the road in search of culinary experience. In Romania, the pair cook pork sarmales at Corvin Castle - the start of the Dracula legend. Show more

Pointless

Series 22

Episode 17

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else could think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Tamara Gilder
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson
Series Editor:
John Ryan
Production Company:
Endemol UK

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Richard Osman hosts as comedian Shappi Khorsandi, journalist and newsreader Michael Buerk, actress Amanda Abbington and comedian Elis James test their general knowledge skills. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Panellist:
Michael Buerk
Panellist:
Elis James
Series Producer:
Stephen Lovelock
Executive Producer:
Tamara Gilder
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 4 (30-Minute Versions)

South Wales - Shire Horses

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Former police officer Huw Murphy and the Harries family go head to head with their beloved shire horses at the 37th South Wales Shire Horse Society Show. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Denis Lawson
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Lucy Hards
Production Manager:
Leanne Troop
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure

Series 1

Episode 6: Mainland Spain

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

The bikers travel from Valencia to Torremolinos in the footsteps of the Moors - eating their way through the spicy delights of southern Spanish cuisine. Show more

Great British Menu

Series 15

South West - Starter & Fish

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Four chefs from the south west of England compete, with dishes inspired by The Wind in the Willows, Enid Blyton and Jeremy Fisher. Veteran Richard Corrigan sends one chef home. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sarah Eglin
Series Producer:
Avril Beaven
Series Editor:
Antonia Lloyd
Production Company:
Optomen Television Ltd

DEVS

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

Drama. Lily’s mental state causes concern, while Forest faces questions, and Jamie aims to make himself useful.

Mister Winner

Series 1

The Stag Do

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sitcom. It is Leslie’s stag do, and the gang are off kayaking. But when Leslie suggests a short cut, things literally take an unexpected turn. Show more

Contributors

Leslie Winner:
Spencer Jones
Producer:
Richard Webb
Composer:
Andy Jones
Jemma Smith:
Lucy Pearman
Stunt coordinator:
Derek Lea
Cooper:
Leon Annor
Chris Smith:
Shaun Williamson
TV Buyer: Gary:
Aiden Knight
Ambulance Woman:
Joanna Griffin

Comedy Shorts

Lazy Susan

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Like a couple of dogs loose at a football match, Freya Parker and Celeste Dring burst onto the screen with their subversive, sharply written and totally joyful sketch show. Show more

Contributors

Various:
Freya Parker
Moustache Boy:
Huge Davies
Teacher Boy:
Adam Drake
Bar Boy:
Jason Forbes
Lollipop Boy:
Ed Night
Producer:
Amy Annette
Executive Producer:
Myfanwy Moore
Executive Producer:
Alex Moody
Production Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd

Genres

Stacey Dooley Investigates

Locked up with the Lifers

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Stacey Dooley investigates one of the most radical women’s prisons in America. She follows eight murderers who are coming to terms with a life sentence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stacey Dooley
Executive Producer:
Paul Hamann
Director:
Tom Stone
Production Manager:
Kath Shannon
Editor:
Gwyn Jones
Production Company:
Wild Pictures

Race Across the World

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

A frenetic race across the world. The teams have reached the halfway mark in the 25,000km race to Ushuaia. To reach the next checkpoint, they must choose to travel through either Bolivia or Chile. Show more

Contributors

Composer:
Michael Burns
Production Manager:
Juliet Cole
Production Manager:
Katy Goddard
Production Manager:
Anna Wood
Producer:
Kathryn Burke
Series Producer:
Lucy Curtis
Executive Producer:
Stephen Day
Executive Producer:
Tim Harcourt
Executive Producer:
Mark Saben
Executive Producer:
Matt J Smith
Producer:
Niamh Kearney
Line Producer:
Maria Kennedy
Production Company:
Studio Lambert
Editor:
Ben Hills

Hospital

Series 5

Episode 8

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

As medical advances cure patients with cancer, who a decade ago may not have survived, doctors face the challenge of using newer therapies which are not without risk. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Jackie Waldock
Series Producer:
Meghan Just-Truelove
Executive Producer:
Eric Harwood
Series Producer:
Kate O'Hara
Executive Producer:
Lorraine Charker-Phillips
Executive Producer:
Simon Dickson
Production Company:
Label 1

Saved on Camera

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

A coastguard officer must rescue a paraglider who has crashed into a cliff in Dorset, and a pet dog gets stuck in a water pipe.

Contributors

Narrator:
Kevin Duala
Series Producer:
Aileen McCracken
Executive Producer:
David Notman-Watt
Executive Producer:
Emma-Rosa Dias
Production Company:
Back2Back Productions

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