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Pixelface

Series 2

Episode 13: Hal

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Series set inside a games console. An interrupted upgrade brings the consolve to life and she decides she wants to be a gaming character as well - at the expense of the others. Show more

Contributors

Aethelwynne:
Will Andrews
Rex Dynamo:
David Armand
Sgt Riley:
Gareth Tunley
Claireparker:
Anna Crilly
Kiki Nova:
Hannah Job
Voice of the Console:
Tara Flynn
Director:
Syd Macartney
Series Producer:
Jeremy Salsby

The Slammer

Series 3

Episode 14: Highlights Show

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Entertainment show in which entertainers enter a mock prison. A selection of the best bits from the third series.

Contributors

The Governor:
Ted Robbins
Mr Burgess:
Ian Kirkby
Peter Nokio:
Dave Chapman
Gimbert:
Lee Barnett
Executive Producer:
Annette Williams
Series Producer:
Steve Ryde

Ministry Of Curious Stuff

Series 1

Episode 4

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sketch show. Vic and his team try to avoid bedtime, meet the world's smartest animal and investigate the worst places to go on holiday. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Vic Reeves
Presenter:
Vic Reeves
Captain Length-Width:
Dan Skinner
Miss Teaparty:
Beth Rylance
Miss Wannamaker:
Rhyanna Alexander-Davis
Mr Frazernagle:
Jack Carroll
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Executive Producer:
Jamie Rea
Executive Producer:
Jamie Rea

Animals at Work

Series 4

Episode 7: Miss Tica Parade Pony

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Series featuring working animals. Miss Tica gears up for her big chance to become a champion parade horse and a greyhound becomes a teacher's assistant. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Barrowman
Presenter:
John Barrowman
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd
Series Producer:
Matt Smith
Series Producer:
Matt Smith

Splatalot

Series 1

Episode 19

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Game show filled with medieval, messy madness. Attackers transform into kangaroos, platypuses, clowns and a train. And a Defender Goo Grenade high five goes wrong!

Contributors

Tinkor:
Matt Burns
Crocness:
Chenoa Deemal
Kookaburra:
James Elmer
Knightriss:
Gloria Onitiri
Gildar:
RJ Skinner
Presenter:
Dominic Wood
Presenter:
Richard McCourt
Executive Producer:
Matthew Hornburg
Executive Producer:
Mark JW Bishop
Director:
Rae Upton
Executive Producer:
Damian Kavanagh
Executive Producer:
Alison Gregory
Executive Producer:
Steve Ryde
Producer:
Jason Garbett

Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Tense drama of Washington politics based on Allen Drury's bestselling novel. The appointment of a new secretary of state sparks off a fierce battle for power. With Henry Fonda. Show more

Contributors

Robert Leffingwell:
Henry Fonda
Sen Seabright 'Seab' Cooley:
Charles Laughton
Sen Brigham Anderson:
Don Murray
Sen Bob Munson:
Walter Pidgeon
Sen Lafe Smith:
Peter Lawford
Sen Fred Van Ackerman:
George Grizzard
Dolly Harrison:
Gene Tierney
The President:
Franchot Tone
The Vice-President:
Lew Ayres
Herbert Gelman:
Burgess Meredith

Formats

Great British Menu

Series 7

Episode 10: Central Judging

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Chefs battle for the chance to cook an Olympic banquet. The two remaining Central chefs cook their entire menus for the Great British Menu judges. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Series Producer:
Tanya Gottlieb
Series Producer:
Tanya Gottlieb

Gardeners' World

2012

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

If you have a shady spot in your garden which is bereft of flowers, then Monty Don has some great suggestions of stalwarts which thrive in those tricky conditions. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Hazel Irvine introduces continued coverage from Sheffield as the 2010 champion, Australia's Neil Robertson, starts his World Championship campaign.

Contributors

Presenter:
Hazel Irvine
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Neal Foulds
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo

Regional Variations (4)

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

BBC Two Scotland

Flog It!

BBC Two England

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

BBC Two Wales

Coast

Series 6 (Shortened Versions)

Episode 2: Devon and Cornwall

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The team journey around the stunning shores of Devon and Cornwall. Nick Crane is on board one of the last remaining Brixham trawlers, a beautiful sailing boat. Show more

Mastermind

2011/12

Episode 29

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

John Humphrys puts the questions to contenders in the penultimate semi-final. Subjects include Route 66, Flanders and Swann, the Italian national football team, and British owls. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Series Producer:
Jon Kelly
Executive Producer:
Caroline Roberts-Cherry

Regional Variations (2)

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Series 2

Episode 5: Father's Class

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sitcom. Frank and Betty practise looking after children by taking Judy and Alison for a day out at the zoo. And Frank attends a maternity class - without Betty. Show more

The Good Life

Series 1

Backs to the Wall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Seventies sitcom about a couple who decide to become self-sufficient. Tom and Barbara receive help from an unexpected quarter when harvest time comes around and Tom sprains his back.

Contributors

Barbara Good:
Felicity Kendal
Jerry Leadbeatter:
Paul Eddington
Margo Leadbeatter:
Penelope Keith
Writer:
Bob Larbey

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 2: Don't Forget the Diver

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Wartime sitcom. The ingenuity of Mainwaring's men is put to the test.

Contributors

Capt George Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Arthur Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
LCpl Jack Jones:
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer:
John Laurie
Pte Walker:
James Beck
Pte Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Capt Square:
Geoffrey Lumsden
Pte Sponge:
Colin Bean
2nd ARP Warden:
Don Estelle
Landlord:
Verne Morgan
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
Harold Snoad

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Mark Lawson looks back at the most popular programmes of 1973, including The Burke Specials, to consider what their success tells us about life in Britain at the time. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Series Producer:
Mary Sackville-West
Executive Producer:
David Okuefuna

Regional Variations (2)

I Love the 1970s

I Love 1971

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Britt Ekland presents the story of 1971, recalling Get Carter, Shaft and novelty records such as Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 13 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama set in a psychiatric hospital about a crook who inspires his fellow patients to assert themselves in the face of the hospital's oppressive routines. Show more

Contributors

RP McMurphy:
Jack Nicholson
Nurse Ratched:
Louise Fletcher
Mr Harding:
William Redfield
Chief Bromden:
Will Sampson
Billy Bibbit:
Brad Dourif
Colonel Matterson:
Peter Brocco
Martini:
Danny DeVito
Fredrickson:
Vincent Schiavelli
Washington:
Nathan George
Author:
Ken Kesey
Director:
Milos Forman

Genres

Formats

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Rishi Persad introduces highlights from the evening's match at the Crucible, as defending champion John Higgins aims to become the first man into the second round.

Contributors

Presenter:
Rishi Persad
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Neal Foulds
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Highlights of the opening day's play are introduced from the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.

Contributors

Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Neal Foulds
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo

BBC Two Northern Ireland

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