Programme Index

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Frontline Fightback

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 21 days

A dedicated police officer successfully predicts where and when burglars are likely to strike again - only this time, he’s waiting for them. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Rav Wilding
Series Editor:
David Warren
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling
Executive Producer:
Julie Shaw
Production Company:
Tomos TV

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 5 months

Chris reveals some of the best building animals in the world - a group that is incredibly varied, including everything from beavers to bees and prairie dogs to bowerbirds. Show more

Best House in Town

Series 1

Leicester: Semi-Detached

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Three homeowners compete for the title of best house in town. Battling it out are a 'shabby chic' family home, a home with some techy twists and a semi with eclectic interiors. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Marcus Garvey
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Production Manager:
Katherine Kempster
Director:
Jessica Reid

Best House in Town

Series 1

Leicester: Final

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Today the judges revisit all of this week’s finalists to decide who deserves the ultimate accolade of the Best House in Town.

Contributors

Narrator:
Marcus Garvey
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Director:
Jessica Reid
Production Manager:
Katherine Kempster

800 Words

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 5 weeks

Woody and George’s secret operation is now a team effort and Shaun thinks he has invented the perfect cover for Woody to make a trip to Australia without Tracy finding out the truth. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Nature's Great Events

Episode 6: The Great Feast

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Documentary series. The cameras follow whales and sea lions alike as they journey to the seas off Alaska to feed on plankton bloom. Show more

The Wonder of Animals

Episode 12: Birds of Prey

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. What enables birds of prey, from peregrine falcons to bald eagles, to rule the aerial roost? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Producer:
Emily Taylor
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Every day this week, the celebrity contestants – Michelle Ackerley, Matt Forde, Fred MacAulay and Judy Murray - take on a series of quiz rounds selected by the host, quiz legend Richard Osman. Show more

Saved and Remade

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 5 months

A post box used in a wedding ceremony and a worn-out but much-loved armchair are among the items transformed into beautiful and functional items by the skilled team of remakers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sabrina Grant
Executive Producer:
Jane Rogerson
Executive Producer:
Ross Harper
Series Producer:
Kim Rossiter
Production Company:
Red Sky Productions Ltd

Hairy Bikers: Route 66

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

On the last leg of their Route 66 odyssey, the bikers make a small detour to the city of light, Las Vegas, to learn how to make the best mashed potato in the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Myers
Presenter:
Simon King
Executive Producer:
Dan Adamson
Production Manager:
Lucy Blatch
Production Manager:
Antonia Cloke
Production Company:
Boomerang

Great British Menu

Series 16

Scotland Main and Dessert

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 6 months

The remaining chefs compete over main and dessert dishes inspired by science and innovation, particularly Scotland’s legacy of inventions. But who will win, and who must go home? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andi Oliver
Judge:
Tom Brown
Director:
Dan Davis
Series Producer:
Avril Beaven
Series Producer:
Liz Rumbold
Series Editor:
Antonia Lloyd
Executive Producer:
Sarah Eglin
Production Company:
Optomen Television Ltd

Pandemic 2020

Series 1

The Shock of the New

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 4 months

Living through the first year of the pandemic, from lockdowns to funerals to protests, a look at how people responded to the virus across different countries and cultures. Show more

Contributors

Director:
James Bluemel
Series Producer:
Alice Henley
Executive Producer:
Will Anderson
Executive Producer:
Andrew Palmer
Production Company:
KEO Films

Regional Variations (2)

QI XL

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BBC Arts NI presents

Sounds New Extra

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Gemma Bradley hosts outstanding live performances from emerging homegrown talent. With Amy Montgomery, Joshua Burnside, JyellowL, Lilla Vargen, The Florentinas and Dark Tropics.

Regional Variations (2)

Brexitcast

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

Duration: 1 hour, 9 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

In David Ireland’s unflinching new play, a sharp-tongued Belfast cleaner relives painful and harrowing episodes in a showdown with her past. Filmed at the Lyric Theatre, Belfast. Show more

The Ranganation

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 3 months

Romesh Ranganathan mulls over the week’s most entertaining news with celebrity guests Joe Lycett and Judi Love, as well as his mum and his very own rambunctious focus group, the Ranganation. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Mark Barrett
Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Executive Producer:
Richard Cohen
Production Company:
Zeppotron

Waterworld

Shorts

Episode 5: Strangford Lough Rock Pool

Duration: 3 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Darryl Grimason takes a scuba diving adventure around the shores of Northern Ireland. Here, he discovers a remarkable rock pool in Strangford Lough.

MasterChef

Series 17

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 7 months

It’s the third quarter-final and the four talented heat winners return to fight for a place in the semi-final. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
India Fisher
Series Editor:
Katie Attwood
Series Producer:
Emily Henderson
Director:
Dave Crerar
Production Company:
Shine TV

My Unique B&B

Series 1

Anthony and Bianca’s Shed to Shepherd’s Hut

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 4 months

Simon and the team travel to Wiltshire to meet Anthony and Bianca, who have grand plans to turn the shed at the bottom of their garden into a unique B&B. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Parfett
Production Manager:
Kele Smith
Series Producer:
Rebecca Nunn
Executive Producer:
Kate Beetham
Executive Producer:
Karen Plumb
Production Company:
Plimsoll Productions

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