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Murder, Mystery and My Family

Case Closed? Series 2

Hewitt

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

The barristers revisit the savage murder of a pub landlady in a sleepy Oxfordshire hamlet in 1922, which led to the unlikely conviction of a 15-year-old local boy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sasha Wass
Presenter:
Jeremy Dein
Executive Producer:
Mike Benson
Executive Producer:
Simon Cooper
Production Manager:
Zlatina Rankova
Production Manager:
Johanna Scammell
Production Department:
Michael Klokkos
Production Company:
Chalkboard TV

Garden Rescue

Top of the Plots

Water Gardens

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Charlie and the Rich brothers fondly remember their favourite Garden Rescue projects with water features, including a stunning Japanese pond with a teahouse. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Charlie Dimmock
Presenter:
Harry Rich
Presenter:
David Rich
Series Producer:
Barry Hecker
Executive Producer:
Juliet Rice
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV

Great Asian Railway Journeys

Series 1 - 60-Minute Versions

Yogyakarta to Surabaya

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Beginning in Java’s royal city, Yogyakarta, Michael Portillo visits the Sultan’s Palace and witnesses the ancient art of shadow puppetry, known as wayang. Show more

The Great British Year

Original Series

Episode 1: Winter

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Documentary showing Britain's changing look over the course of a year. Britain is in the grip of winter. Time-lapses show a magical country shrouded in frost and mist. Show more

The Boss

Series 1

Episode 19

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

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. Who will walk away with the money? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Series Producer:
Barry Hart

Curious Creatures

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Kate Humble hosts the quiz show which delves into the animal kingdom. Team captains Chris Packham and Lucy Cooke are joined by wildlife wonders Iolo Williams and Lizzie Daly.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Panellist:
Chris Packham
Panellist:
Lucy Cooke
Panellist:
Iolo Williams
Panellist:
Lizzie Daly
Production Company:
Mighty Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Lynn Sutcliffe
Executive Producer:
Hugh Rycroft
Series Producer:
Stuart Harrison
Production Manager:
Emma Stone

A Place to Call Home

Series 5

Episode 1: Own Worst Enemy

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Australian period drama. It is Anzac Day 1958, and as Inverness commemorates, a local youth disturbs the ceremony, mocking their warmongering. Show more

Contributors

Sarah Nordmann:
Marta Dusseldorp
Elizabeth Goddard:
Noni Hazlehurst
George Bligh:
Brett Climo
Jack Duncan:
Craig Hall
Anna Poletti:
Abby Earl
Carolyn Bligh:
Sara Wiseman
Regina Bligh:
Jenni Baird
Henry Fox:
Tim Draxl
Doris Collins:
Deborah Kennedy
Roy Briggs:
Frankie J Holden
Director:
Kevin Carlin
Writer:
Bevan Lee

The A to Z of TV Cooking

Shorts

Episode 18: Letter R

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

John Torode serves up a selection of mouthwatering cookery clips linked by the letter R. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Torode
Executive Producer:
Gillian Scothern
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Director:
Simon Catt

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Surgeon Gabriel Weston uncovers extraordinary cases that are bringing new discoveries about the human body. This week, we meet a girl whose heart has formed outside her ribcage. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Chris Packham explores the unexplained, the unexpected and the unidentifiable. Discover the secrets behind the bird-killing solar death ray and the monkey that's learnt first aid. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul
Executive Producer:
Jo Shinner

Flog It!

Series 14

Episode 35: Weston-super-Mare 28

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Paul Martin presents from the Grand Pier at Weston-super-Mare in Somerset, where experts Catherine Southon and Jonathan Pratt pick out some gems to value. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Louise Hibbins
Director:
Emma Burman

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Ade Edmondson, Ed Gamble, Miquita Oliver and Kate Thornton test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. Show more

Our Friend Victoria

Series 1

Episode 6: Fame

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Series celebrating the comedy of Victoria Wood. Daniel Rigby presents the final instalment, looking at Victoria's rise to fame. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Daniel Rigby
Participant:
Julie Walters
Participant:
Mark Gatiss
Participant:
Michael Ball
Participant:
Maxine Peake
Executive Producer:
Lucy Ansbro
Executive Producer:
Lindsay Jex
Director:
Richard Dean
Production Company:
Phil McIntyre TV

University Challenge

2020/21

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Balliol College, Oxford, students do battle with Clare College, Cambridge, for a place in the second round. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Kirsty Wark follows the trial of former first minister Alex Salmond from day one until his acquittal in March, when he emerges from Edinburgh’s High Court cleared of 14 charges of sexual misconduct. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Executive Producer:
Mick McAvoy
Director:
Sarah Howitt
Production Company:
Two Rivers Media Ltd

Regional Variations (2)

Mock the Week

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

I Rith an Bhealaigh

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 4 months

A series following athletes of all ages and abilities from all over Ulster as they prepare for the Wild Atlantic Adventure Race (WAAR) in the Donegal Gaeltacht. Show more

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Comedy. An introduction into the mind of Herbert Clunkerdunk as he attempts to move around his everyday life - only to be constantly interrupted by his own imagination. Show more

Contributors

Herbert Clunkerdunk:
Spencer Jones
Bobby Kindle:
Lucy Pearson
Jonny Wallop:
Dominic Coleman
Director:
Jon Riche
Producer:
David Simpson
Executive Producer:
Ben Cavey
Production Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd

Genres

Countryfile

Weird and Wonderful

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Ellie Harrison is in the Cotswolds to visit the eccentric folly Broadway Tower. Also, a look back through the Countryfile archive to encounters with unusual events in the countryside. Show more

Home Is Where the Art Is

Series 2

Episode 7

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 3 months

Nick Knowles challenges artists to create a piece for buyers who want something uplifting for their home after a recent cancer diagnosis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles
Executive Producer:
Zoe Thorman
Featured Artist:
Annette Jackson
Featured Artist:
Mary Price
Featured Artist:
Ed Swarez

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 3 months

Jay Blades revisits three repairs – a polyphon, a gramophone and a transistor radio – to show how modern music has been influenced by vintage music players. 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

Mandy

Series 1

Jobseeker

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 11 months

She was looking for a job, and then she found a job, and heaven knows she's miserable now. With guest star Tom Basden as a man with a tie.

Contributors

Benefits Advisor:
Tom Basden
Chicken Shop Man:
Michael Spicer
Casting Director:
Sam Ward
Line Manager:
Mark Silcox
Producer:
Sam Ward
Executive Producer:
Ben Caudell
Director:
Diane Morgan

Mandy

Series 1

Susan Bloody Blower

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 11 months

They say revenge is a dish best served cold. But they also say that about gazpacho, and that is disgusting, so what do they know? With guest star Maxine Peake as a woman with a past.

Contributors

Susan Blower:
Maxine Peake
Line Dancing Judge:
Michael Spicer
Stunt coordinator:
Paul Kennington
Producer:
Sam Ward
Executive Producer:
Ben Caudell
Director:
Diane Morgan

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

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