Programme Index

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The Repair Shop

At Christmas

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

The team take on a precious toy rocking horse, a seized-up stereogram, a toy truck built during WWII and a vintage musical carousel ornament. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jay Blades
Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Executive Producer:
Emma Walsh
Executive Producer:
Hannah Lamb
Series Producer:
Paula Fasht
Production Company:
Ricochet Limited

A Wild Year

Series 1

The North York Moors

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 1 month

In the north east of England lies a wild and remote moorland. This ancient landscape of heather-clad uplands and sheltered dales is home to red grouse and tough moorland sheep. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Oscar-winning musical following three sailors on shore leave. Determined to enjoy their freedom, the young men embark on whirlwind romances. Starring Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra.

Contributors

Brunhilde Esterhazy:
Betty Garrett
Clare Huddeson:
Ann Miller
Mme Dilyovska:
Florence Bates
Lucy Shmeeler:
Alice Pearce
Professor:
George Meader
Director:
Stanley Donen
Director:
Gene Kelly
Producer:
Arthur Freed

Formats

New Year's Day Concert

Live from Vienna 2021

Duration: 2 hours, 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Petroc Trelawny hosts the Vienna Philharmonic’s annual New Year’s Day Concert in Vienna. Riccardo Muti conducts in a traditional feast of music by the Strauss family and their contemporaries. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Italian lad Luca, part-raised by English ladies living in Florence in 1935, re-enters their lives just as the encroaching war sees them forcibly relocated. Show more

As Time Goes By

Series 10

Episode 1: Christmas Special Part One

Duration: 46 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Romantic comedy. Jean and Lionel are looking forward to Sandy's and Harry's return after a year in Canada, and Jean is looking forward to Sandy and Judith having babies. Show more

As Time Goes By

Series 10

Episode 2: Christmas Special Part Two

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Romantic comedy. Patrick is looking for his father, Jean wants grandchildren, Stephen wants to be a celebrity, and Lionel wants peace and quiet. How do they all end up in hospital? Show more

Michael Palin revisits his fifth travel series – a journey to explore the Himalaya. Featuring fans including Levison Wood and Ade Adepitan as they reflect on his achievement. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Iain Scollay
Series Producer:
Andrew Abbott
Production Company:
Firecrest Films Ltd

Duration: 4 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

The Most Rev Justin Welby reflects on his experience volunteering as a hospital chaplain during the pandemic and where he finds hope for the year ahead.

Contributors

Producer:
Garry Boon
Series Producer:
Pamela Hossick
Executive Producer:
Alan Holland

Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Crime drama. Ninety-three-year-old Sherlock Holmes leads a quiet life, but in the autumn of his life he's still fascinated by an unsolved case. Show more

Contributors

Sherlock Holmes:
Ian McKellen
Mrs Munro:
Laura Linney
Tamiki Umezaki:
Hiroyuki Sanada
Ann Kelmot:
Hattie Morahan
Thomas Kelmot:
Patrick Kennedy
Dr Barrie:
Roger Allam
Inspector Gilbert:
Phil Davis
Madame Schirmer:
Frances de la Tour
Director:
Bill Condon

Only Connect

Series 16 Specials

Music: Festival Fans v Choristers

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Victoria Coren Mitchell is back in the host’s chair for a one-off special of Only Connect. Two favourite teams from previous series return for a very special musical episode of Only Connect. Show more

University Challenge

Christmas 2020

Grand Final

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

It’s the grand final of this seasonal competition for alumni from some of the UK’s top universities. Which university will be Christmas University Challenge champions? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Narrator:
Roger Tilling
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Series Producer:
Irene Daniels
Executive Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Production Company:
ITV Studios

Regional Variations (2)

Gloria: My Life on TV

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Charting the last five tumultuous years, this final episode takes us to the end of 2020 and interrogates the methods used by celebrities to get everything they want. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Celebrity: A 21st-Century Story

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Frankie Boyle returns with his New World Order end-of-year special, where, with the help of his guests, he dissects the bewildering year that was 2020. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Frankie Boyle
Panellist:
Miles Jupp
Panellist:
Sophie Duker
Production Manager:
Fiona Hunt
Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Executive Producer:
Peter Holmes
Executive Producer:
Chris Barbour
Production Company:
Zeppotron

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Join Jools Holland as he takes a look back at some of the many artists who have joined him and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra on that very special night of nights to see in a new year. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Frankie Boyle's New World Order

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Live at the Apollo

Secrets of the Apollo

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

A celebration of Britain’s greatest stand-up show, Live at the Apollo. Stars of the Apollo reminisce and share insider knowledge to reveal their own secrets of the show. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tom Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Desiree Burch
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Conti
Interviewed Guest:
Hal Cruttenden
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Dee
Interviewed Guest:
Omid Djalili
Interviewed Guest:
Micky Flanagan
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Godliman
Interviewed Guest:
Darren Harriott
Interviewed Guest:
Chris McCausland
Interviewed Guest:
Dara O Briain
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Ryan
Interviewed Guest:
Sindhu Vee
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint
Series Producer:
Anthony Caveney
Director:
Chris Howe
Production Company:
Open Mike Productions

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