Programme Index

Discover 10,328,153 listings and 247,292 playable programmes from the BBC

Marrying Mum and Dad

Series 5

Episode 4: UFO

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Children organise a wedding for their unmarried parents or step-parents. Brother and sister Hattie and Bertie plan a wedding that is out of this world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Naomi Wilkinson
Presenter:
Ed Petrie
Series Producer:
Johnny Perks
Executive Producer:
Putul Verma
Director:
Mark Reynaud
Producer:
Mark Reynaud

The Dengineers

Series 3

Episode 3: Observatory Den

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 3 months

Mark and Lauren get the help of experts to design dream dens for children. Helena needs a den to help her reach for the stars and fulfil her science dreams. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Annette Williams
Series Producer:
Jennifer Morrison
Presenter:
Lauren Layfield
Presenter:
Joe Tracini

Blue Peter

Pooch Perfect and Hovercraft Racing

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Master dog groomer and Pooch Perfect star Verity Hardcastle is in the studio with her pet poodle. Plus Adam and Richie take on each other in an epic hovercraft challenge. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lindsey Russell
Presenter:
Richie Driss
Presenter:
Mwaka Mudenda
Presenter:
Adam Beales
Interviewed Guest:
Verity Hardcastle
Production Manager:
Judith Coker

Pooch Perfect

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 5 months

The final set of quarter-finalists turn some scruffy but adorable bichon frisés into beautifully shaped white clouds, then trim their dogs’ coats to create an homage to a place close their hearts. Show more

This Farming Life

Series 4

Episode 11

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 14 days

Emma and Ewan attempt to shear all their sheep, Matt and Murray embark on a dramatic gather, and Helen and Graham are forced to make a decision with devastating consequences. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Fiona Wilson
Executive Producer:
Jo Roe

Celebrity Best Home Cook

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

The semi-final round sees the four remaining celebrities challenged to cook a fish supper, a mushroom dish and crab ravioli with homemade pasta. Show more

Talking Pictures

Hitchcock's Leading Actors

Duration: 33 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 11 days

To this day, Alfred Hitchcock is looked on as one of cinema's best and most influential directors. But how did the stars of his films find working with the great man? Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Sylvia Syms
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki
Producer:
Simon Catt
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Novak
Interviewed Guest:
Tippi Hedren
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Fontaine
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Leigh
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Connery

The Real Marigold Hotel

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Celebrities test whether retirement in India is better than in the UK. The group attend a wedding and are blown away by the importance of family in an Indian marriage. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
Paul Nicholas
Participant:
Rustie Lee
Participant:
Sheila Ferguson
Participant:
Amanda Barrie
Participant:
Lionel Blair
Participant:
Dennis Taylor
Participant:
Miriam Stoppard
Director:
Warren Smith
Executive Producer:
David Clews
Executive Producer:
David Vallance
Executive Producer:
Andrew Mackenzie-Betty
Production Company:
Twofour Broadcast

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 5 days

Science fiction adventure. A former boy genius and a gifted teenager set out to unearth the secrets of Tomorrowland - an enigmatic location caught between time and space. Show more

Contributors

Frank Walker:
George Clooney
Casey Newton:
Britt Robertson
Eddie Newton:
Tim McGraw
Frank's dad:
Chris Bauer
Young Frank Walker:
Thomas Robinson
Jenny Newton:
Judy Greer
Director:
Brad Bird

Perry and Croft: Made in Britain

Episode 3: Birds and Bees

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

The series looking at how the comedies of Jimmy Perry and David Croft chronicled Britain in the 20th century continues by examining how they saw the British in love. Show more

Dad's Army

Series 1

Episode 5: The Showing Up of Corporal Jones

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Classic wartime sitcom. Corporal Jones is put to the test and the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard ensure that he is not found wanting.

Contributors

Captain George Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Arthur Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jack Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private James Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Joe Walker:
James Beck
Private Charles Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Frank Pike:
Ian Lavender
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
The Brigadier:
Patrick Weddington
Major Regan:
Martin Wyldeck
Producer:
David Croft

Victoria Wood

At It Again

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Recorded at the Royal Albert Hall in 2001, Victoria Wood performs her At It Again show, featuring her typically penetrating observations of mundane life.

Contributors

Performer:
Victoria Wood
Director:
John Birkin
Executive Producer:
Victoria Wood
Executive Producer:
Phil McIntyre
Production Company:
Phil McIntyre TV

dinnerladies

Series 1

Scandal

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 3 months

Not only does Bren's mother Petula cause mayhem in the factory with her ill-considered romance, but her caravan gets in the way of Stan's work.

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Moving comedy drama about a young hairdresser (Julie Walters) who decides to better herself by enrolling at college. Based on Willy Russell's award-winning stage play. Show more

Contributors

Dr Frank Bryant:
Michael Caine
Rita Susan White:
Julie Walters
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Rita's Father:
Godfrey Quigley
Bursar:
Pat Daly
Collins:
Kim Fortune
Executive Producer:
Herbert L Oakes
Producer:
Lewis Gilbert
Director of photography:
Frank Watts

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

1801. Drama based on a true story. Two keepers clash, making their duties doubly difficult even before terrible weather strands them with supplies and hope dwindling away.

Contributors

Thomas Howell:
Michael Jibson
Thomas Griffith:
Mark Lewis Jones
MacDonald:
Gerald Tyler
Company man 1:
Jason May
Company man 2:
Ian Virgo
Fisherman:
Stephen McDade
Men In Mist:
Charles Curran
Company Man 3:
Greg Mothersdale
Writer:
Chris Crow
Director:
Chris Crow

Formats

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

About BBC Two

BBC Two is a lively channel of depth and substance, carrying a range of knowledge-building programming complemented by great drama, comedy and arts.

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More