Programme Index

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Pointless

Series 23

Episode 30

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

The quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else could think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson
Production Company:
Endemol UK

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Barristers Sasha Wass and Jeremy Dein examine an infamous Victorian murder case, where a young American woman was charged with poisoning her husband in Liverpool in 1889. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sasha Wass
Presenter:
Jeremy Dein
Director:
James Pearson
Producer:
Gary Senior
Series Producer:
James Pearson
Executive Producer:
Mike Benson
Executive Producer:
Simon Cooper
Production Manager:
Johanna Scammell
Production Department:
Michael Klokkos
Production Company:
Chalkboard TV

Gardeners' World

2020

Episode 10

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Monty romps through the archives to celebrate some of the most beloved summer flowers, and Carol Klein visits a garden in Worcestershire, where she discovers picture-perfect peonies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Nick Bailey
Presenter:
Adam Frost
Production Manager:
Janelle Backes
Series Producer:
Sharon Fisher
Executive Producer:
Gary Broadhurst

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 13 days

Series following an expedition to search for tigers in the Himalayas. The team leaves base camp to track down tigers. Kayaker Steve Backshall heads to Bhutan's eastern jungles. Show more

David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities

Series 4

Episode 3: Extreme Babies

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

David Attenborough examines animals with extreme young. The panda gives birth to the smallest baby of any mammal, while the kiwi's egg is almost too large to lay. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

A press agent tries to grant the dying wish of a young actress - to ring the church bells of her home town for three days after she is buried. Show more

Contributors

Bill Dunnigan:
Fred MacMurray
Olga Treskovna:
Alida Valli
Father Paul:
Frank Sinatra
Marcus Harris:
Lee J Cobb
Anna Klovna:
Veronika Pataky
Ming Gow:
Philip Ahn
Nick Orloff:
Harold Vermilyea
Father Spinsky:
Charles Meredith
Director:
Irving Pichel
Producer:
Jesse L Lasky
Writer:
Ben Hecht

Genres

Formats

Madagascar

Episode 2: Lost Worlds

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Series exploring Madagascar and its unique wildlife. David Attenborough looks at the island's eastern coast, home to cyanide-eating lemurs and leaf-tailed geckos. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Mike Gunton
Series Producer:
Mary Summerill
Producer:
Ian Gray
Producer:
Adrian Gray

Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby

Series 3

Schloss Elmau, Germany

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 6 months

Monica and Giles travel into the snowy Alps to work behind the scenes in a hotel that offers six spa areas with the world's leading musicians playing for the guests in the evening. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 8 months

With Rupert Murdoch’s reputation in tatters, he mounts an incredible comeback that involves Brexit and Donald Trump, and the issue of family succession finally seems to be resolved. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Les Hinton
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Neil
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Rusbridger
Interviewed Guest:
David Yelland
Director:
Jamie Roberts
Executive Producer:
David Glover
Executive Producer:
Cate Hall
Line Producer:
Sophie Wright
Series Producer:
Owen Phillips
Production Company:
72 Films
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Sugar
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Farage
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ellison
Interviewed Guest:
Piers Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Greenslade
Interviewed Guest:
Ken Auletta
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Mayer
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriel Sherman
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Bannon
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Scaramucci
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Heseltine

Regional Variations (2)

Live at the Apollo

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

Tír na nÓg

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 10 months

The final week proves the Gaeltacht is more than just a place for learning Irish - lifelong friendships are made, and the bittersweet céilí mór caps off a magical three weeks. Show more

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Dolly is an actress on the verge of super-stardom going to the premiere of her first movie. But on the way, she finds out she is trending on Twitter - for all the wrong reasons. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 8 months

Romesh catches up with friends from Colombia, Haiti and Ethiopia, revisiting some highlights and introducing never-before-seen moments, like the time he embarrassed himself trying to drive a tuk-tuk. Show more

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Jay Blades tells the story of how mid-century furniture continues to influence the modern day home by revealing the history behind three classic pieces repaired in the barn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jay Blades
Series Producer:
Paula Fasht
Executive Producer:
David Sayer
Executive Producer:
Rob Butterfield
Executive Producer:
Emma Walsh
Production Company:
Ricochet Limited

Beechgrove

2020

Episode 13

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 5 months

Gardening magazine. Carole tastes the ultimate in no-fuss, easy-to-grow strawberries, while Chris shows how to summer prune figs and grapes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Carole Baxter
Presenter:
Kirsty Wilson
Presenter:
Chris Beardshaw
Series Producer:
Gwyneth Hardy

Celebrity MasterChef

Series 15

Episode 8

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 7 months

The four remaining famous faces tackle two more culinary challenges as they compete for places in the semi-finals. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Torode
Presenter:
Gregg Wallace
Narrator:
India Fisher
Series Editor:
Katie Attwood
Series Producer:
Genevieve Welch
Director:
David Crerar
Production Company:
Shine TV

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

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