Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 227,603 playable programmes from the BBC

Map Man

Series 2

Episode 6: William Mudge's Ordnance Survey

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Nicholas Crane travels across eight British historical maps. He reproduces the triangulation methods of Mudge's original Ordnance Survey map. Show more

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Rachel Khoo demonstrates recipes for classic French cuisine. She puts her twist on the classic French cassoulet, makes steak tartare and bakes a pistachio and goat's cheese cake. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rachel Khoo
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Director:
Ed St Giles

Duration: 2 hours, 4 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

A compilation of great moments from nearly a hundred MGM musicals. Numbers include Eleanor Powell in her classic challenge dance with Fred Astaire. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Fred Astaire
Participant:
Gene Kelly
Participant:
Elizabeth Taylor
Participant:
James Stewart
Participant:
Bing Crosby
Participant:
Judy Garland
Participant:
Debbie Reynolds
Participant:
Mickey Rooney
Participant:
Frank Sinatra
Participant:
Eleanor Powell
Participant:
Clark Gable
Director:
Jack Haley Jr

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

A Cole Porter-scored musical remake of Ninotchka, in which a beautiful Soviet girl is sent on a mission to Paris and falls for an American film producer. Show more

Contributors

Steve Canfield:
Fred Astaire
Ninotchka Yoschenki:
Cyd Charisse
Peggy Dayton:
Janis Paige
Brankov, Commisar:
Peter Lorre
Vassili Markovitch:
George Tobias
Bibinski, Commisar:
Jules Munshin
Ivanov, Commisar:
Joseph Buloff
Peter Ilyitch Boroff:
Wim Sonneveld

Formats

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Kieran Long and Piers Taylor take on ambitious projects. A couple want to transform their chaotic warehouse apartment into a tranquil family home. Show more

Dad's Army

Series 5

Episode 13: Time on My Hands

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Wartime sitcom. An enemy pilot bails out and becomes tangled up with the town clock - and so do the members of Mainwaring's platoon when they attempt a rescue.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Mr Blewett:
Harold Bennett
Private Sponge:
Colin Bean
Miss Fortescue:
Joan Cooper
Mr Gordon:
Eric Longworth
Producer:
David Croft

QI XL

Series L

Episode 4: Levity

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Stephen Fry looks at levity, levitation and lights with Josh Widdicombe, Sue Perkins, Frank Skinner and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Panellist:
Frank Skinner
Panellist:
Sue Perkins
Panellist:
Josh Widdicombe
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Mock the Week

Series 13

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dara O Briain hosts the topical panel show as guests Rob Beckett, Milton Jones, Romesh Ranganathan and Holly Walsh take a satirical swipe at the week's news.

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Rob Beckett
Participant:
Milton Jones
Participant:
Romesh Ranganathan
Participant:
Holly Walsh
Producer:
Ewan Phillips
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Andy Parsons

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama charting Dylan Thomas's last days in New York in 1953, where triumph turned into an elegy. Show more

Contributors

Dylan Thomas:
Tom Hollander
Caitlin Thomas:
Essie Davis
Liz Reitell:
Phoebe Fox
John Malcolm Brinnin:
Ewen Bremner
Jerry Hart:
Jamie Ballard
Dr Milton Feltenstein:
Demetri Goritsas
Rollie McKenna:
Naomi Everson
Longshoreman:
Jason May
Dylan's Dad:
Robert Blythe
Dylan's Mam:
Sharon Morgan
Aeronwy THomas:
Nansi Rhys Adams
Roy Poole:
Robbie Lester
Nancy Wickwire:
Morfydd Clark
Felix Gertsman:
Celyn Jones
Producer:
Ruth Caleb
Director:
Aisling Walsh

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Intense drama. A fixation over a footballer unites estate girl Nicole and WAG-wannabe Jasmine - but when fate delivers him into their hands, they are faced with a sordid reality. Show more

Genres

Formats

BBC Two Northern Ireland

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