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All Over the Place

UK: Part 2

Sea Tractor, Space Centre and Dickens Festival

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 6 months

Ed Petrie and friends go on an offbeat road trip across the UK which includes a ride on Talyllyn Railway's steam train and a Bowie-esque song about Leicester's space centre. Show more

Deadly 60

Series 3

Episode 11: South America 1

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Wildlife series. Steve and his crew are back in the jungles of South America, where they head into crocodile-infested waters for a spooky nocturnal encounter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Producer:
Laura Smith
Director:
Laura Smith
Series Producer:
Scott Alexander
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Camera Operator:
Graham MacFarlane
Sound Recordist:
Simon Cole

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Chris Hadfield, Dr Kevin Fong and Dr Iya Whiteley put 12 candidates through a series of physical and psychological tests to find out who has what it takes to be an astronaut. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner and explorer Benedict Allen journey through Papua New Guinea, to fulfil Frank's lifelong dream of seeing birds of paradise. Show more

Great British Menu

Series 15

Scotland - Starter & Fish Courses

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Four chefs from Edinburgh, Irvine, Fife and Buckie compete for Scotland with a venison starter inspired by Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and a Treasure Island fish course. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sarah Eglin
Series Producer:
Avril Beaven
Series Editor:
Antonia Lloyd
Participant:
Michael O'Hare

Great British Menu

Series 15

Scotland - Main & Dessert Courses

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The remaining chefs cook mains and desserts, including a cow pie inspired by Desperate Dan and a golden snitch choux dessert. An unusual situation ramps up the competition. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sarah Eglin
Series Producer:
Avril Beaven
Series Editor:
Antonia Lloyd
Participant:
Michael O'Hare
Production Company:
Optomen Television Ltd

The £100k House: Tricks of the Trade

Series 2

Episode 5: Cath and Rob/Karen and David

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Piers Taylor and Cheryl Pilliner-Reeves hunt for micro-budget ways to improve homes. Cath, Rob and their children have outgrown their house in Warwick. Show more

Hugh's Wild West

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall celebrates the wildlife of the West Country and the people who care for it. Hugh is on the Dorset/Devon border, investigating the return of the beaver. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Comedy. When an oil well is discovered below the Muppet theatre, the gang must reform and combine forces in order to save the building from demolition. Show more

Contributors

Tex Richman:
Chris Cooper
CDE Executive:
Rashida Jones
Tour Guide:
Alan Arkin
Grandfather:
Bill Cobbs
Director:
James Bobin
Writer:
Jim Henson

Dad's Army

Series 7

Episode 3: Gorilla Warfare

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Classic sitcom. During an exercise, Captain Mainwaring takes the role of a highly important secret agent. The regular army try to prevent him completing his mission.

Contributors

Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Chief Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Man in white coat:
Michael Sharvell-Martin
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Private Cheeseman:
Talfryn Thomas
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Lieutenant Wood:
Robin Parkinson
Producer:
David Croft

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 4 months

An exploration of Australia’s mesmerising wildlife and how they have adapted to survive in the human environment, including a dancing peacock spider in a suburban garden. Show more

Great Asian Railway Journeys

Series 1 - 60-Minute Versions

Hong Kong

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Michael Portillo begins his journey in Hong Kong. Michael’s railway highlights include the cable funicular to the top of Hong Kong’s highest mountain and the enviably efficient mass transit system. Show more

QI XL

Series Q

Quantities

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sandi Toksvig looks at quantity and quality with Alan Davies, James Acaster, Bridget Christie and Joe Lycett.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Series Producer:
Piers Fletcher
Director:
Diccon Ramsay
Production Company:
FremantleMedia
Panellist:
James Acaster
Panellist:
Joe Lycett

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Horror film. Professor Philip Goodman, famous for debunking hoaxes and ghost sightings, is given a dossier of three terrifying, unsolvable cases by his hero. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Andy Nyman
Professor Goodman:
Andy Nyman
Mike Priddle:
Martin Freeman
Tony Matthews:
Paul Whitehouse
Simon Rifkind:
Alex Lawther
Mark van Rhys:
Nicholas Burns
Betty (voice):
Derren Brown
Peggy van Rhys (voice):
Jill Halfpenny
Director:
Jeremy Dyson
Director:
Andy Nyman

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Oscar-nominated foreign drama. The inhabitants of Timbuktu, captured by Islamist militants, are forced to live under new laws that threaten their freedom and existence. Show more

BBC Two Northern Ireland

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