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Coast

Series 9

Episode 6: Winter

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The team explore Britain's coast in winter. Nick Crane visits Cornwall, the storm central of Britain's coastline, and Neil Oliver attends Shetland's Viking Fire Festival. Show more

Britain in Bloom

Series 2

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 11 months

Chris Bavin meets the volunteers from Richmond in the Yorkshire Dales, who are determined to keep their town on the tourist trail by entering Bloom for the very first time. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Bavin
Composer:
Nick Harvey
Production Manager:
Rob Weber
Executive Producer:
Carla-Maria Lawson
Executive Producer:
Meredith Chambers
Series Editor:
Helen White

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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 10

Birmingham to the Potteries

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 9 months

Armed with his Bradshaw’s guide, Michael Portillo visits Birmingham, then travels on to Cradley Heath and Landywood, before reaching the Potteries at Stoke-on-Trent. Show more

Politics Live

17/07/2019

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

With live coverage of Theresa May’s penultimate PMQs. Shaun Bailey, Siobhan Benita, Cindy Yu, George Monbiot, John Whittingdale and Anneliese Dodds join Jo Coburn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Coburn
Panellist:
Shaun Bailey
Panellist:
Siobhan Benita
Panellist:
Cindy Yu
Panellist:
George Monbiot
Panellist:
Anneliese Dodds

The Boss

Series 2

Episode 15

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Susan Calman hosts the quiz show of tactics, knowledge and nerve. Contestants must work as a team, but ultimately there can only be one Boss. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Executive Producer:
Barry Hart
Executive Producer:
Kieron Collins
Executive Producer:
Gareth Edwards

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski follow the Earth's voyage around the sun for one complete orbit, travelling first from July to the December solstice and showing its effect. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Helen Czerski
Producer:
Dick Taylor
Director:
Dick Taylor
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Renouf
Series Producer:
Stephen Marsh

Flipping Profit

Series 1

Episode 9

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

An antiques expert, a market trader and an upcycler compete to make the most money for Children in Need. Catherine Southon, Tony Wong and Micaela Sharp head to Faversham. Show more

Contributors

Expert:
Tony Wong
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Production Manager:
Rachael Mason
Production Coordinator:
Jennifer Patterson
Assistant Producer:
Kathryn McGoldrick
Assistant Producer:
Miles Goodwin
Production Company:
Hello Halo

Eggheads

Series 20

Episode 13

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Jeremy Vine hosts the show where every day a new team of challengers take on what is probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quizzers.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Executive Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Production Company:
12 Yard Productions

Best House in Town

Series 1 Cutdowns

York: Semi-Detached

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

A two-up, two-down 1930s home reinvented for the modern taste, another 1930s home more traditionally restored, and a 1970s communal build with some surprises from its past face the judges. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Director:
Jessica Reid
Production Manager:
Katherine Kempster
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

Earth's Great Rivers

Series 1

Episode 3: Mississippi

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 10 months

The surprising story of the Mississippi, a river that unites the USA. From frozen waterfalls to time-travelling barges, the Mississippi connects a continent like no other river. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Oyelowo
Series Producer:
Mark Flowers
Executive Producer:
James Honeyborne
Executive Producer:
Roger Webb
Production Manager:
Gillian Goodlet

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Chef Angela Hartnett takes Fred Sirieix to Venice to enjoy the simple but stunning food at her favourite restaurant and experience unforgettable service at Italy’s oldest cafe. Show more

Gardeners' World

2019

Episode 19

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Monty Don shows how to produce a medley of vegetables from a small space. Frances Tophill visits an allotment where plants are grown and harvested as ingredients for cosmetics. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Presenter:
Adam Frost
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Frances Tophill
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher
Executive Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Production Manager:
Caroline Morgan-Fletcher

Better Things

Series 2

September

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 5 months

Sam is concerned that teenage daughter Max is seeing 35-year-old Arturo, and that his brother seems to have the hots for older women - namely herself.

Filmed over five years, this film provides an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to bring golf’s oldest and most prestigious international tournament to Northern Ireland. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Jimmy Nesbitt
Editor:
Mal Marken
Director:
Mal Marken

Black Hollywood: 'They've Gotta Have Us'

Series 1

Episode 2: Black Film is Not a Genre

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 10 months

Documentary series. A look at how black film-makers regained their voice, following an era when only white directors told prominent black stories. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Barry Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Jesse Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Kasi Lemmons
Interviewed Guest:
Milton 'Lil Rel' Howery
Interviewed Guest:
John Boyega
Interviewed Guest:
David Oyelowo
Interviewed Guest:
Debbie Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Brian White
Interviewed Guest:
George Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Laurence Fishburne
Interviewed Guest:
Ernest Dickerson
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth E Carter
Interviewed Guest:
Delroy Lindo
Interviewed Guest:
John Singleton
Interviewed Guest:
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Interviewed Guest:
Cuba Gooding Jr
Interviewed Guest:
Destiny Ekaragha
Interviewed Guest:
Boots Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Townsend
Interviewed Guest:
Menelik Shabazz
Interviewed Guest:
Ashley Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Taylor Hackford
Interviewed Guest:
Whoopi Goldberg
Interviewed Guest:
David Harewood
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Wokoma
Interviewed Guest:
Gina Prince-Bythewood
Interviewed Guest:
Reggie Rock Bythewood
Interviewed Guest:
Carmen Ejogo
Presenter:
Simon Frederick
Executive Producer:
Mike Connolly
Production Manager:
Storm Stewart
Production Company:
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Ambulance

Series 5 - Manchester

Episode 5

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Advanced paramedic Luke puts his specialist training to use when he is dispatched to a life-threatening motorcycle accident.

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Simon Ford
Executive Producer:
Tom Currie
Series Producer:
Sarah Veevers
Series Producer:
Peter Wallis-Tayler

The Twinstitute

Series 1

Episode 3: HIIT versus Easy

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Identical twins put health theories to the test. This episode explores the best way to get fit, beat nausea, and discovers if you can enhance brain performance. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Andy Hall
Series Producer:
Helga Berry
Series Editor:
Dan Tapster
Production Company:
Wall to Wall Media
Executive Producer:
Leanne Klein
Executive Producer:
Emily Shields

The Twinstitute

Series 1

Episode 4: Better Brain

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Identical twins put health theories to the test. Twins find out if its possible to get a better brain, repel mosquitoes and get fit just by watching TV! Show more

Contributors

Director:
Andy Hall
Series Producer:
Helga Berry
Series Editor:
Dan Tapster
Production Company:
Wall to Wall Media
Executive Producer:
Leanne Klein
Executive Producer:
Emily Shields
Expert:
Priya Tew

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