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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Science game show featuring experiments and jaw-dropping stunts. The two teams transfer potential energy into kinetic energy by firing catapult planes through targets. Show more

Deadly 60

Series 2

Episode 5: Costa Rica

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 6 months

Wildlife series. In the jungles of Costa Rica, Steve is strangled by a boa, gets hands-on with a poisonous frog and nearly gets a nip from a blood-sucking vampire. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Producer:
Nikki Waldron
Director:
Nikki Waldron
Series Producer:
John Miller
Camera Operator:
Johnny Rogers
Sound Recordist:
Nick Allinson

Dick and Dom's Funny Business

Episode 2: The Rider with Gordon Kennedy

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Brand new series which finds the dynamic duo in a theatre running their own comedy business, showcasing the cream of the new British comedy crop. Show more

The Slammer

Series 2

Episode 13

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's comedy set in a mock prison, guest starring Mark Benton. Acts performing in the Freedom Show include a musical juggler, a physical comedian and a junior rock band. Show more

Contributors

The Governor:
Ted Robbins
Jeremy Gimbert:
Lee Barnett
Peter Nokio:
Dave Chapman
Mr Burgess:
Ian Kirkby
Melvin Odoom:
Melvin Odoom
Mr Beltham:
Mark Benton
Executive Producer:
Joe Godwin
Producer:
Steve Ryde

Duration: 2 hours, 51 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Epic story of the Spanish hero (Charlton Heston), following his involvement in royal plots, his tempestuous marriage, and the campaign he led against the Moorish invaders in Spain. Show more

Contributors

El Cid Rodrigo de Vivar:
Charlton Heston
Count Ordóñez:
Raf Vallone
Princess Urraca:
Genevieve Page
Prince Alfonso:
John Fraser
Prince Sancho:
Gary Raymond
Ben Yussuf:
Herbert Lom
Director:
Anthony Mann
Al Kadir:
Frank Thring
Don Diego:
Michael Hordern
Count Gormaz:
Andrew Cruickshank
King Ramírez:
Gerard Tichy

Regional Variations (2)

The Bear Family and Me

Episode 2: Summer

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series following wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan as he spends a year with a family of wild black bears. Gordon discovers that Hope has been abandoned by her mother. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gordon Buchanan
Participant:
Lynn Rogers
Participant:
Sue Mansfield
Executive Producer:
Tim Martin
Series Producer:
Ted Oakes
Producer:
Jonny Young
Director:
Jonny Young

Snooker: The Masters

2011

Day 7, Part 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Hazel Irvine introduces further coverage of the Masters semi-final between Mark Allen and Marco Fu. The commentators are Dennis Taylor, Willie Thorne, John Virgo and Ken Doherty.

Contributors

Presenter:
Hazel Irvine
Presenter:
Steve Davis
Presenter:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo
Commentator:
Ken Doherty

Escape to the Country

Compilations

Episode 12: Chapel Conversions

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Jules Hudson takes a look back at the best chapel conversions featured in past programmes, including a stunning contemporary conversion of a Methodist chapel. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 71: Black Fort of Aran

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 26 days

Neil Oliver discovers how the island of Aran was once a bigger island by visiting the prehistoric Black Fort built thousands of years ago.

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Cliff Richard, Bruce Forsyth, Michael Crawford and Andrew Lloyd Webber celebrate the 100th birthday of the world's most famous theatre. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Caroline Wright
Participant:
Cliff Richard
Participant:
Bruce Forsyth
Participant:
Michael Crawford

Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 8: The Two and a Half Feathers

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Classic wartime sitcom. An old comrade-in-arms dredges up the past and brings the glorious history of Corporal Jones into question.

Contributors

Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Private Clarke:
John Cater
Raymond:
John Ash
Elizabeth:
Parnell McGarry
Director:
David Croft

Snooker: The Masters

2011

Day 7, Part 3

Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Semi-final action with Jamie Cope and Ding Junhui at the Masters - the first to six frames books his place in the final. Hazel Irvine, Steve Davis and John Parrott present.

Contributors

Presenter:
Hazel Irvine
Presenter:
Steve Davis
Presenter:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo
Commentator:
Ken Doherty

Regional Variations (2)

QI XL

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Gary: Tank Commander

Series 2

Episode 2: Tank Goodness

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sitcom about an army corporal. While transporting a tank back to the barracks, the boys defy orders by stopping off at a service station for a bit of breakfast. Show more

QI XL

Series H

Episode 16: History

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Stephen Fry asks unanswerable questions about history. With Sandi Toksvig, David Mitchell, Rob Brydon and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Participant:
Sandi Toksvig
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Rob Brydon
Producer:
John Lloyd
Director:
Ian Lorimer

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Drama starring Souleymane Sy Savane. A man planning to commit suicide hires a taxi driver to take him to his jumping-off point and an unexpected friendship develops between them.

Regional Variations (2)

Masters Snooker Extra

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Hugh Dennis presents a fast-moving series of improvised games and humorous sketches, with guests including Greg Davies, Justin Edwards, Pippa Evans, Humphrey Ker and Marek Larwood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Producer:
Dan Patterson
Participant:
Justin Edwards
Participant:
Pippa Evans
Participant:
Humphrey Ker
Participant:
Marek Larwood
Participant:
Laura Solon
Producer:
Dan Patterson

BBC Two Scotland

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