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Wanted Down Under Revisited

Series 15

Episode 12

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Mum Thandi wanted to convince her family that their future lay in New Zealand. Two years since their trial week, have the Hagos family swapped south London for down under? Show more

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Mike and grandson Jan prepare for Petersfield market, hoping to sell their cheeses and home-grown veg alongside Phil and Sue, selling their 100-year-old secret-recipe sausages. Show more

See Hear

Series 40

Dismantling Racism

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Donna Mullings and Ahmed Mudawi meet members of the deaf community to learn about their experiences of racism and how it can be dismantled. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ahmed Mudawi
Presenter:
Donna Mullings
Series Producer:
Camilla Arnold
Production Manager:
Sarah Riches
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 4 months

Nigella shares her go-to celebratory cake - a divine, layered chocolate and peanut butter cake that will make even die-hard haters of peanut butter relent. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nigella Lawson
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto
Series Producer:
Martha Swales
Series Producer:
Laura Abrahams
Production Manager:
Matthew Cotton

Politics Live

20/01/2021

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Jo Coburn is joined by MP Tom Tugendhat, Baroness Chakrabarti, The Economist’s Anne McElvoy and pollster Deborah Mattinson to discuss Joe Biden’s inauguration as 46th president of the United States. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Coburn
Panellist:
Tom Tugendhat
Panellist:
Anne McElvoy

Magic Numbers: Hannah Fry's Mysterious World of Maths

Series 1

Episode 3: Weirder and Weirder

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Documentary series. Dr Hannah Fry explores a paradox at the heart of modern maths, and what maths reveals about the fundamental building blocks of the universe. Show more

Pointless

Series 24

Episode 32

Duration: 43 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:
Richard Hague
Production Company:
Endemol UK

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Maisie Adam, Rory Bremner, James Cracknell and Michelle Gayle test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. Show more

Rick Stein's Cornwall

Series 1

Episode 13

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 7 months

Rick is at Tintagel in Cornwall, the birthplace of the tale of King Arthur. Later, he explores the role of Methodism in Cornish history and meets a family who grow saffron. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Director:
Matt Bennett
Executive Producer:
Tom Hutchings
Production Manager:
Julie Gilmartin
Director of photography:
Chris Topliss
Camera Assistant:
Martin Willcocks
Production Company:
Shine TV Ltd

Back in Time for the Corner Shop

Series 1

20s, 30s and 40s

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The Arderns continue their time-travelling journey in the 20s, 30s and 40s. From Izal loo roll to powdered eggs, they learn how life behind the counter reflects 30 years of change. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sara Cox
Presenter:
Polly Russell
Participant:
Chris Bavin
Series Producer:
Victoria Bell
Executive Producer:
Emily Shields
Editor:
Joe Pedder
Line Producer:
Abigail Watts
Production Manager:
Laura Tjia
Production Company:
Wall to Wall West

Winterwatch

Series 9

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 4 months

In this episode, Winterwatch concentrates on the superpowers that some of our wildlife has developed in order to survive this harshest of seasons. Show more

A film about the routine aggression and abuse faced by disabled people in today's Britain, from verbal name-calling to violent physical attacks. Featuring a wide range of testimony from survivors. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Clare Paterson
Executive Producer:
David Henshaw
Production Company:
Hardcash Productions

Top of the Pops

The Story of 1981

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

The year the teens take over and 80s new pop is born with Depeche Mode, Human League, Kim Wilde and Duran Duran debuting, while Ultravox and Visage master the art of pop videos. Show more

Cerrie Burnell uncovers the shocking story of how disabled people in Britain were shut out of society for decades – and how they fought back. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Cerrie Burnell
Composer:
Mat Davidson
Director of photography:
Tom Hayward
Production Manager:
Regie Gardener
Film Editor:
Diane Bernhardt
Executive Producer:
Alistair Pegg
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sara Pascoe travels to Finland, where the changing climate is affecting traditional workers. Sara tries her hand at ice carving, tree felling and being Santa’s elf in Lapland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sara Pascoe
Producer:
Katie Kelly
Series Producer:
Mus Mustafa
Production Manager:
Wes Skarbon
Executive Producer:
Laura Gibson
Production Company:
Fremantle

A Perfect Planet

Series 1

Volcano

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

A look at how without volcanoes, there would be no life on Earth. Although destructive, magma from the planet’s molten core builds land, and mineral-rich ash from eruptions fertilises the surface.

Contributors

Director:
Huw Cordey
Editor:
Sam Rogers
Composer:
Ilan Eshkeri
Production Manager:
Jenni Collie
Series Producer:
Huw Cordey
Executive Producer:
Alastair Fothergill
Executive Producer:
Keith Scholey

See Hear

Series 40

Dismantling Racism

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

Donna Mullings and Ahmed Mudawi meet members of the deaf community to learn about their experiences of racism and how it can be dismantled. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ahmed Mudawi
Presenter:
Donna Mullings
Series Producer:
Camilla Arnold
Production Manager:
Sarah Riches
Executive Producer:
Paolo Proto

The Moment of Proof

Series 1

The Notebook

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 3 months

A scribbled name in a discarded notebook is the key to putting a dangerous driver behind bars, and the serial numbers on stolen bank notes crack the mystery of a dangerous gang. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Chuku Modu
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Hewer
Series Producer:
Emma Griffiths
Production Manager:
Rowan Moss
Production Company:
Brown Bob Productions

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