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Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The Marx brothers star in the film version of the Broadway comedy hit about a bankrupt stage manager trying to have another hit. Show more

Contributors

Gordon Miller:
Groucho Marx
Harry Binelli:
Chico Marx
Christine:
Lucille Ball
Leo Davis:
Frank Albertson

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

A suave attorney who doubles as a detective finds himself forced to tackle a case to clear himself of murder. Show more

Contributors

Clay Dalzell:
William Powell
Donna Mantin:
Ginger Rogers
Jimmy Kinland:
Paul Kelly
Horace Swayne:
Gene Lockhart
Roger Classon:
Ralph Morgan
Tim Winthrop:
Leslie Fenton
Police Inspector Doremus:
J Farrell MacDonald
Tommy Tennant:
Russell Hopton
Jerry Classon:
Vivien Oakland
Police Sgt. Cleary:
Robert Emmett O'Connor

Formats

The Sky at Night

Lives of the Stars

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Stars are full of variety - they can be big or little, bright or dim. Lucie Green and Chris Lintott discuss stars' lives and what happens to them when they die. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Presenter:
Lucie Green
Presenter:
Jon Culshaw
Reporter:
Pete Lawrence
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Reporter:
Paul G Abel
Reporter:
Chris North

Regional Variations (2)

A History of Scotland

BBC Two HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Flog It!

Series 8 Reversions

Episode 4: Clacton

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Paul Martin and experts Will Axon and Elizabeth Talbot pitch up on the Essex coast in Clacton-on-Sea. A Victorian silver tea set turns out to be a very attractive lot. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Expert:
Will Axon
Series Producer:
Carole Lochhead
Series Editor:
Pete Smith
Director:
Gareth Luxton

Nature's Great Events

Episode 4: The Great Tide

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Nature documentary looking at a phenomenon which occurs each winter, when a mighty army of predators hunt down the billions of sardines along the South African coast. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Chef's Protege

BBC Two HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Scotland

Live coverage of the Scottish Conservative Party Conference from Albert Hall, Stirling, including a keynote speech from Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson.

Regional Variations (2)

The Chef's Protege

BBC Two HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

Wild Walks

Series 2

Episode 2: Ben Vorlich and Stuc a' Chroin

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Scotland's well-known walker Cameron McNeish heads out into the hills.

Antiques Road Trip

Series 2

Episode 11

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Antique experts Kate Bliss and James Lewis set out on the first leg of their Scottish antique trawl. They have 200 pounds each to spend - with an aim to turn a profit at auction. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Bliss
Presenter:
Kate Bliss
Presenter:
James Lewis
Presenter:
James Lewis
Narrator:
Tim Wonnacott
Narrator:
Tim Wonnacott
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Executive Producer:
Wendy Rattray
Series Producer:
Paul Tucker
Series Producer:
Paul Tucker

Regional Variations (2)

Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Natural World

2012-2013

Episode 1: Living with Baboons

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 16 days

Mat Pines has been studying the wild Hamadryas baboons of Ethiopia for five years and hopes to broker a peace between the baboons and the Afar tribe. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Getaways

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Flog It!

BBC Two HD
BBC Two England

Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero

BBC Two Wales

Nature's Microworlds

Episode 12: Australia's Red Centre

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 6 months

Steve Backshall reveals huge kangaroos, the world's most venomous snake and a burrowing toad living among the throng of animals in the harsh environment. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Doug Mackay-Hope
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Cerys Griffiths
Production Manager:
Bronwen Thomas

Gardeners' World

2013

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Gardening magazine. Monty Don has money-saving tips for buying herbaceous perennials and Carol Klein visits a unique display of rhododendrons at Minterne House in Dorset. Show more

Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 10: The Test

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Classic sitcom. The Chief Warden challenges Captain Mainwaring to a game of cricket. Featuring a guest appearance by English cricket legend Fred Trueman. Show more

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
Mr Blewitt:
Harold Bennett
EC Egan:
Fred Trueman
Producer:
David Croft

Rugby Union

2012/2013

Argentina v England - First Test

Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Jason Mohammad presents live coverage of the first Test between Argentina and England in Salta. He is joined in the studio by Jonathan Davies and Sir Clive Woodward. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jason Mohammad
Commentator:
Eddie Butler
Participant:
Jonathan Davies
Participant:
Clive Woodward

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Scotland

Drama set in early 1950s Alabama. Ageing club owner Tyrone Purvis (Danny Glover) tries to save his failing night club, The Honeydripper Lounge, from being taken over by gangsters. Show more

Contributors

Tyrone Purvis:
Danny Glover
Director:
John Sayles
China Doll:
Yaya DaCosta
Bertha Mae:
Mabel John
Sheriff:
Stacy Keach
Amanda Winship:
Mary Steenburgen

BBC Two Scotland

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