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Britain in Bloom

Series 1

Episode 5: Croston

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Chris Bavin is in the village of Croston to meet a group of Bloomers who are determined to win despite the village suffering the after effects of a devastating flood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Bavin
Composer:
Nick Harvey
Graphic Designer:
Dan Hoare
On-line editing:
Ian Mander
Re-recording mixer:
Daniel Taylor
Production Secretary:
Nat Spink
Production Coordinator:
Jamie Heard
Production Coordinator:
Darren O'Hagan
Assistant Producer:
Owen Griffiths
Production Manager:
Georgina Bayford
Executive Producer:
Carla-Maria Lawson
Executive Producer:
Meredith Chambers
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Series Producer:
Helen White
Production Company:
Electric Ray

Gardeners' World

2021

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Monty welcomes spring at Longmeadow with plenty of changes in the garden to share. He gets on with some essential pruning, sows chillies and makes a start on this year’s vegetables. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Sue Kent
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Joe Swift
Executive Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Production Manager:
Janelle Backes
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher

Countryfile

Lambing Special

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Ellie joins Adam and his team for 48 hours of lambing action. She soon faces the emotions of the life-or-death decisions faced during this hectic season. Show more

Weatherman Walking

The Welsh Coast Series 2

Porth Swtan to Cemlyn Bay

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Derek is on Anglesey with its cliffs constantly pounded by roaring waves. Along his walk from Porth Swtan to Cemly Bay, he visits a long house restored by locals and tries his hand at whittling. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Matt Tebbutt takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from Saturday Kitchen.

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Tebbutt
Producer:
James Bedwell
Production Manager:
Charlotte Roach
Researcher:
Lara Cohen
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross
Commissioning Editor:
Alex McLeod
Production Company:
Cactus TV

Songs of Praise

The Rev Kate Bottley’s Favourite Moments

Duration: 34 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The Rev Kate Bottley visits Roche Abbey in Yorkshire and shares some of her favourite moments on Songs of Praise, from open water swimming to meeting a man who walked on the moon. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Bottley
Executive Producer:
Cat Lewis
Executive Producer:
Emyr Afan
Series Producer:
Matthew Napier
Production Company:
Avanti Media

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 1 day

Adaptation of Cole Porter's hit about a theatre company attempting a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew. Songs include So in Love. With Howard Keel and Kathryn Grayson. Show more

Contributors

Fred Graham / Petruchio:
Howard Keel
Lilli Vanessa / Katherine:
Kathryn Grayson
Lois Lane / Bianca:
Ann Miller
Hortensio:
Bob Fosse
Cole Porter:
Ron Randell
Director:
George Sidney

This Farming Life

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

New entrant crofters Lynn and Sandra’s pigs go to slaughter. Raymond’s bull Major is injured in a brawl. The Rodgers face another TB test and Stevie goes buffalo shopping. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Jane Fitzgerald
Executive Producer:
Jo Roe
Production Manager:
Sam Breslin

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 4 months

Simon Reeve travels through Texas and Mexico. In Texas, Simon joins the US Border Patrol, who pick up migrants who have illegally crossed the Rio Grande river in search of a new life. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Chris Packham reveals that deceit is rife in the natural world – from cunning masters of disguise and sneaky thieves, to kidnapping otters and even femme fatale fireflies. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Brazil with Michael Palin

Episode 2: Into Amazonia

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Series in which Michael Palin crosses Brazil to find out what makes it tick. He visits indigenous tribes, rubber tappers and Henry Ford's ill-fated Fordlandia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Palin
Series Producer:
John-Paul Davidson
Executive Producer:
Steve Abbott
Executive Producer:
Charlotte Moore

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

In a festive special, Rom visits the Sahara Desert. Guided by Bobo, a local of Berber descent, Rom discovers a place that is vast and inhospitable - at once impossibly bleak and impossibly beautiful. Show more

Contributors

Himself (Bobo):
Mohamed Boulfrifi
Production Company:
Rumpus Media
Executive Producer:
Emily Hudd
Executive Producer:
Morgan Roberts
Production Manager:
Lucy Cartledge
Producer:
Laura Senior
Director:
Chris Cottam

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two HD

William Kamkwamba is a 13-year-old living with his family in rural Malawi. After a famine forces him to leave school, William sets his exceptional mind to coming up with a solution. Show more

Contributors

William Kamkwamba:
Maxwell Simba
Trywell Kamkwamba:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Agnes Kamkwamba:
Aissa Maiga
Annie Kamkwamba:
Lily Banda
Edith Sikelo:
Noma Dumezweni
Chief Wimbe:
Joseph Marcell

Heroes

Series 4

Episode 6: Tabula Rasa

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

Drama series about people with superpowers. Sylar starts to find his true identity, while Peter and HRG go on a quest to find someone that can save Hiro. Show more

Contributors

Nathan Petrelli:
Adrian Pasdar
Peter Petrelli:
Milo Ventimiglia
Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Gabriel Gray/Sylar:
Zachary Quinto
Tracy Strauss:
Ali Larter
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Noah Bennet/HRG:
Jack Coleman
Samuel Sullivan:
Robert Knepper

Question Time

2021

18/03/2021

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Fiona Bruce's guests are Victoria Atkins MP, Jess Phillips MP, Kirsten Oswald MP, Mark Carney and Ian Hislop. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Panellist:
Victoria Atkins
Panellist:
Jess Phillips
Panellist:
Kirsten Oswald
Panellist:
Mark Carney
Panellist:
Ian Hislop
Series Editor:
Hilary O'Neill
Executive Producer:
Nicolai Gentchev
Production Company:
Mentorn Media

Holby City

Series 22

Episode 42

Duration: 37 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

After learning from Sahira that he may not have been Reyhan's only victim, a distracted Hanssen makes a terrible mistake in theatre. Will it be life-ending for Reyhan?

Contributors

Ange Godard:
Dawn Steele
Cameron Dunn:
Nic Jackman
Louis McGerry:
Tyler Luke Cunningham
Henrik Hanssen:
Guy Henry
Donna Jackson:
Jaye Jacobs
Nicky McKendrick:
Belinda Owusu
Chloe Godard:
Amy Lennox
Producer:
Amy Rodriguez
Director:
Daikin Marsh

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