Programme Index

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My Life in Books

Series 1

Episode 7: Jeanette Winterson and Alastair Campbell

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Author Jeanette Winterson and former Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell join Anne Robinson to talk about their top five reads. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Jeanette Winterson
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Campbell
Series Producer:
Zoe Tait
Executive Producer:
Eileen Herlihy
Executive Producer:
Jo Street

Wanted Down Under Revisited

Series 10

Episode 12: Crompton Family

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Andrew had been offered a dream job in Australia. A trial week in Queensland persuaded his wife Gemma that the country was for them, but where are they now? Show more

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 1

Episode 6: Pigs

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Farming challenge series. Pig farmers from the south west of England and Wales hope to win prizes for their best pigs at the Dorset County Show. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Series Producer:
Wendy Wolfson
Production Manager:
Leanne Troop
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

Countryfile

Shorts

Episode 12: Wildflowers

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Wildflowers were once a common sight in the British landscape, but in less than 70 years more than 95 per cent of them have disappeared. Tom Heap finds out why.

Super League Show

2017

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Highlights from the 2017 World Club Challenge Match: Wigan Warriors v Cronulla Sharks and Warrington Wolves v Brisbane Broncos. Plus Leigh v Leeds and Huddersfield v Salford. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tanya Arnold
Producer:
John Harrison
Executive Producer:
Craig South
Executive Producer:
Nicola Addyman

Regional Variations (2)

Landward

2015/2016

Episode 20

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Scotland's countryside magazine. Euan heads into the hills to count mountain hare, and Dougie investigates why some beef cattle may be losing weight. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Blue Planet

Episode 7: Tidal Seas

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 4 months

David Attenborough narrates a natural history of the oceans. As snails surf the waves in pursuit of a meal, how do the tides create opportunities for marine life? Show more

A Place to Call Home

Series 4

Episode 7: You're Just in Love

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Australian period drama. Harry notices that Sarah is being followed, so Roy questions Gordon when he finds him waiting outside the hospital. Show more

Contributors

Sarah Nordmann:
Marta Dusseldorp
Elizabeth Bligh:
Noni Hazlehurst
George Bligh:
Brett Climo
Jack Duncan:
Craig Hall
James Bligh:
David Berry
Anna Poletti:
Abby Earl
Gino Poletti:
Aldo Mignone
Carolyn Bligh:
Sara Wiseman
Regina Bligh:
Jenni Baird
Roy Briggs:
Frankie J Holden
Writer:
Bevan Lee

Regional Variations (2)

Antiques Road Trip

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Bargain Hunt

Series 35

Episode 6: Peterborough 28

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Antiques challenge. Tim Wonnacott and the teams are at Peterborough Antiques Fair with experts Catherine Southon and Thomas Plant. Show more

Eggheads

Series 14

Episode 117

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Jeremy Vine hosts the show in which teams from all over the UK take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Participant:
Dave Rainford
Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Pat Gibson
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Series Editor:
Rob Dean

Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 4 - Reversions

Episode 2: Sofia to Istanbul - Part 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Michael arrives in Istanbul, takes a boat trip on the Bosphorus, samples Turkish delight, and crosses from Europe to Asia on the Marmaray metro line. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Hairy Bikers find the world's most delicious chicken and egg recipes. Si and Dave explore the origins of one of the world's favourite fast foods - southern fried chicken. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Si King
Presenter:
Dave Myers
Executive Producer:
Pete Lawrence
Series Producer:
Hannah Corneck
Producer:
Becky Pratt
Director:
Becky Pratt

Further Back in Time for Dinner

Series 1

Episode 5: 1940s

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

In their final decade of time travel, the Robshaws enter the 1940s and experience a decade overshadowed by war and entirely fuelled by rations. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Giles Coren
Presenter:
Polly Russell
Participant:
Adam Henson
Participant:
Rangan Chatterjee
Executive Producer:
Emily Shields
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Series Producer:
Nancy Bornat
Producer:
Emma Frank
Director:
Emma Frank
Production Company:
Wall to Wall Media

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Documentary telling the story of one of the most infamous medical emergencies in recent British history, when six healthy men took part in a drug trial that went terribly wrong. Show more

Contributors

David Oakley:
Philip Buck
Raste Khan:
Nadim Khan
Volunteer 003:
Arun Daniel
Volunteer 004:
Leo Hunter
Rob Oldfield:
Jonathan Davenport
Daniel Bradford:
Anthony Shuster
Dr Ganesh Suntharalingham:
Oliver Gatz
Dr Nicki Panoskaltsis:
Melissa Franklyn
Executive Producer:
Dimitri Doganis
Executive Producer:
Richard Bond
Production Company:
Raw TV

Inside No. 9

Series 3

Episode 2: The Bill

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 10 months

Dark comedy. A night out with friends at a local restaurant - sounds like a lot of fun. But ultimately, of course, somebody has to pay. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Special Forces - Ultimate Hell Week

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

True North

Series 8

Episode 1: Kick Me

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Charting the work of five-time world kickboxing champion Billy Murray as he trains female kickboxers in a run-down gym in the east of Belfast. Show more

Contributors

Camera Operator:
Michael Lennox
Producer:
Dermot Lavery
Production Company:
DoubleBand Films

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sitcom based on a book by Danny Baker. Bet's yearning to broaden her horizons takes her and Spud to unusual places, whilst Danny has an enlightening sex education lesson. Show more

Contributors

QI XL

Series N

Episode 14: Numbers

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sandi Toksvig runs the numbers with Colin Lane, Sarah Millican, Noel Fielding and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Panellist:
Colin Lane
Panellist:
Sarah Millican
Panellist:
Noel Fielding
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd
Production Company:
Talkback

Royal Recipes

Series 1

Episode 4: Birthdays

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Michael Buerk is joined by chef Anna Haugh at one of Britain's finest stately homes to prepare food cooked for royal birthdays. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Buerk
Participant:
Anna Haugh
Executive Producer:
Juliet Rice
Series Producer:
Kate Roberts
Production Manager:
Euan McRae
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV

BBC Two Northern Ireland

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