Programme Index

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The Slammer

Series 3

Episode 1: It's a Puppet

on BBC Two Scotland

Entertainment show in which entertainers enter a mock prison. There are changes for the Freedom Show when the governor receives a fax from the Ministry of Prisons.

Contributors

The Governor:
Ted Robbins
Mr Burgess:
Ian Kirkby
Peter Nokio:
Dave Chapman
Gimbert:
Lee Barnett
Executive Producer:
Annette Williams
Series Producer:
Steve Ryde

Big Barn Farm

Series 2

Episode 1: Summer Fete

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live on Big Barn Farm. When the school fete is held at Big Barn Farm, the Farmyard Bunch nearly cause a disaster. Show more

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 18: Why Jackal Howls at the Moon

on BBC Two Scotland

Stories telling a young audience how different animals got their distinctive parts. The animals make Jackal believe that the moon is made of honey. Show more

In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 72: Tombliboo Ooo Brings the Ball Indoors

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Series for young children set in a magical forest. The Tombliboos play inside with the ball until it flies out of the window. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble are on safari in Namibia as they meet some of Africa's wildest animals. They meet a lion who faces an amputation unless the vet can treat his injured paw. Show more

Due South

Series 1

Episode 17: The Man Who Knew Too Little

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy drama series. Ray and Fraser escort a perjury suspect back across the Canadian border, pursued by a gang who are keen they should not make it. Show more

Contributors

Constable Benton Fraser:
Paul Gross
Detective Ray Vecchio:
David Marciano
Captain Walsh:
Beau Starr
Gardino:
Daniel Kash

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Film 2010 casts its critical eye over You Again, with Jamie Lee Curtis and Sigourney Weaver, and takes a look at My Afternoons with Margueritte, starring Gerard Depardieu. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Danny Leigh
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Series Producer:
Jayne Stanger

Murder, She Wrote

Series 12

Episode 6: Nan's Ghost - Part 1

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Murder mystery series. A distressing death brings Jessica to an Irish castle hotel - the focus for some strange goings-on.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Inspector Rory Lanahan:
Rod Taylor
Eileen O'Bannon:
Fionnula Flanagan
Superintendent Arthur Joyce:
John Karlen
John Sullivan:
Christopher Neame
Peter Franklin:
Raphael Sbarge

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Pointless

Series 3

Episode 44

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

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 can think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Pam Cavannagh
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson

Pointless

Series 3

Episode 45

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

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 can think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Pam Cavannagh
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Two more families battle it out in the contest to find Britain's best family of cooks. Also, Great British Menu judge Matthew Fort makes a Sicilian sardine and pasta dish. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dave Myers
Presenter:
Simon King
Executive Producer:
Alex McLeod
Series Producer:
Michael Connock
Participant:
Matthew Fort

Eggheads

Series 11

Episode 109

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

General knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads, some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Series Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

Regional Variations (2)

Michael Wood's Story of England

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Dè a-nis?

Series 18

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Tha Siobhan a' cuir seachad latha aig Fèis Heb Celt ann an Steòrnabhagh. Siobhan spends a day behind the scenes at the Heb Celt festival in Stornoway. Show more

Miranda

Series 2

Episode 1: The New Me

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 8 months

Sitcom. Miranda has been at home eating biscuits and watching TV since Gary left. But when Stevie persuades her to move on, Miranda tries to reinvent herself entirely. Show more

Contributors

Miranda:
Miranda Hart
Policeman:
James Doherty
Life Coach:
Mel Giedroyc
Bed Shop Customer:
Vicki Hopps
Posh Girl:
Sophie Pelham
Delivery Guy:
Ben Forster
Bed Shop Boss:
John Voce
Producer:
Emma Strain
Director:
Juliet May

Regional Variations (2)

Giles and Sue Live the Good Life

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Documentary following the battle of American billionaire Donald Trump to build 'the greatest golf course in the world' on a beautiful, protected stretch of Scottish coastline. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Denis Lawson
Director:
Scott Brown

Regional Variations (2)

The Trip

England

Episode 3: Holbeck Ghyll

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy series starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. Steve and Rob stay at Coleridge's old home, Greta Hall. They visit Dove Cottage and lunch at Holbeck Ghyll. Show more

Contributors

Greta Hall Housekeeper:
Jeronime Palmer
Dove Cottage Worker:
Rita Davies
Producer:
Andrew Eaton
Steve's UK Agent:
Justin Edwards
Polish Receptionist:
Dolya Gavanski

Genres

Regional Variations (4)

The Secret Life of the National Grid

BBC Two England

Wales Rally GB

BBC Two Wales

Stormont Today

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Giles and Sue Live the Good Life

Episode 2: Is It a Good Life?

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Giles Coren and Sue Perkins step back to 1975 to learn some self-sufficient skills. Here, they try their hands at making their own wine and pickled eggs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Giles Coren
Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Executive Producer:
Dan Adamson
Executive Producer:
Daisy Goodwin
Series Producer:
Lucy Hooper

Genres

Regional Variations (2)

The Secret Life of the National Grid

Episode 1: Wiring the Nation

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Series about the electricity grid begins by looking at the first grid in the 1920s and 30s and the challenge of ensuring power at the flick of a switch today. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Gaby Hornsby
Series Producer:
Gaby Hornsby
Director:
Gaby Hornsby
Director:
Gaby Hornsby
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

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