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Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sparkling comedy about a man who lives only through his daydreams until an encounter with jewel thieves plunges him into a web of danger and deceit. Show more

Contributors

Walter Mitty:
Danny Kaye
Rosalind van Hoorn:
Virginia Mayo
Dr Hollingshead:
Boris Karloff
Mrs. Mitty:
Fay Bainter
Gertrude Griswold:
Ann Rutherford
Bruce Pierce:
Thurston Hall
Tubby Wadsworth:
Gordon Jones
Mrs. Griswold:
Florence Bates
Peter van Hoorn:
Konstantin Shayne
Hendrick:
Henry Corden
Mrs. Follinsbee:
Doris Lloyd
Anatole:
Fritz Feld

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Musical version of the fairy-tale story about the famous yarn spinner and his unrequited love for a ballerina. Songs include The Ugly Duckling and Thumbelina. Starring Danny Kaye. Show more

Contributors

Hans Christian Andersen:
Danny Kaye
Hussar:
Erik Bruhn
Schoolmaster:
John Brown
Burgomaster:
John Qualen
Stage Doorman:
Robert Malcolm
Director:
Charles Vidor
Writer:
Moss Hart

Formats

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sir Terry Wogan and cabbie Mason McQueen are in the ancient market town of Devizes where they're on the hunt for the finest flavours in town. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Terry Wogan
Presenter:
Mason McQueen
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Camilla Lewis
Executive Producer:
Carla-Maria Lawson
Series Editor:
Caroline Blackadder
Series Producer:
Marc Beers
Director:
Marc Beers
Production Company:
Curve Media Ltd

Duration: 1 hour, 51 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

More classic excerpts from MGM musicals, starring Judy Garland, Fred Astaire and a supporting cast of similarly great names. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Gene Kelly
Participant:
Esther Williams
Participant:
Cyd Charisse
Participant:
Debbie Reynolds
Participant:
Lena Horne
Participant:
Mickey Rooney
Participant:
June Allyson
Participant:
Ann Miller
Participant:
Howard Keel
Producer:
Bud Friedgen
Director:
Bud Friedgen

Formats

Regional Variations (3)

Gardeners' World

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The Hairy Bikers head north on a big Baltic adventure in search of new cuisines. In Poland, they make sausages and cook Poland's national dish, bigos. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Si King
Presenter:
Dave Myers
Producer:
Stephen Leigh
Director:
Stephen Leigh
Series Producer:
Helen Simpson
Executive Producer:
Gill Tierney

Regional Variations (3)

Gardeners' World

BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Mastermind

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Hill farmer Gareth Wyn Jones explores the Welsh food industry. He wants to find out if the Welsh government is buying local produce for its schools and hospitals. Show more

Rugby Union

2015/2016

England v Ireland Highlights

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Andrew Cotter presents highlights of the World Cup warm-up match between England and Ireland. Commentary from Andrew Cotter and Brian Moore, with studio analysis from Keith Wood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Cotter
Commentator:
Andrew Cotter
Commentator:
Brian Moore
Participant:
Keith Wood
Executive Producer:
Paul Davies

BBC Proms

Proms Extra 2015

05/09/2015

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

In the final programme of the series, Katie Derham is joined by violinist Nigel Kennedy, composer for the Last Night of the Proms Eleanor Alberga and pianist Joanna MacGregor. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Katie Derham
Participant:
Nigel Kennedy
Participant:
Eleanor Alberga
Participant:
Joanna MacGregor
Series Producer:
Dawn Payne

Regional Variations (3)

Natural World

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Mastermind

BBC Two Wales

Coast

Series 10

Episode 6: Caves and Coves

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Coast embarks on a quest to explore the endless nooks and crannies of our curving and twisted coastline and asks: why are our caves and coves so captivating? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

Series 3

Episode 7: Big Guns

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Classic sitcom featuring the Home Guard of Walmington-on-Sea. The platoon is sent a huge naval gun - but how does it work? What's more, where is it pointing?

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
The Verger:
Edward Sinclair
Mr Rees:
Edward Evans
Mr Bennett:
Roy Denton
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
David Croft

Regional Variations (4)

Rick Stein: From Venice to Istanbul

BBC Two Wales

The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Goodness Gracious Me

BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Documentary series in which David Hayman explores the stories of four ships built on the river Clyde. This first programme features the story of the Cutty Sark. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Cradle to Grave

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Boy Meets Girl

BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Rugby Union

BBC Two Wales

Goodness Gracious Me

India Special 2015

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

One-off special of the British-Asian sketch show. Meera Syal, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Nina Wadia, Kulvinder Ghir and Dave Lamb are back together for an India-themed episode. Show more

Contributors

Actor:
Dave Lamb
Actor:
Art Malik
Writer:
Anil Gupta
Writer:
Meera Syal
Executive Producer:
Anil Gupta
Director:
Nick Wood

Regional Variations (3)

Country Strife: Abz on the Farm

BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Boy Meets Girl

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Sitcom based on a book by Danny Baker. Spud's money-making schemes end up giving him a nasty shock, whilst a trip to the theatre has an equally surprising outcome for Danny. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Boyz n the Hood

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

Boy Meets Girl

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy series. Leo is having a bad day, but things start to look up when he falls into conversation with a beguiling older woman on a night out. Show more

Country Strife: Abz on the Farm

Series 1

Episode 3: Stuck in the Mud

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series following two musicians as they leave their city life and purchase a smallholding. Abz and Vicky are able to start work on draining the land. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Andrea Cornes
Producer:
Sian Jones
Producer:
Kieran Turner
Participant:
Abz Love
Participant:
Vicky Fallon
Participant:
Roger Moore
Participant:
Lyn Jones
Participant:
Duncan Aves
Participant:
Tony Eames
Participant:
Lucy Medill
Participant:
Luke Gravitt
Participant:
Geraint Thomas

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 3 months

Urban drama. Three childhood friends in a tough South Central LA neighbourhood struggle to make sense of the gang violence that surrounds them. Show more

Contributors

Tre Styles:
Cuba Gooding Jr
Furious Styles:
Larry Fishburne
Doughboy/Darren:
Ice Cube undefined
Ricky Baker:
Morris Chestnut
Reva Styles:
Angela Bassett
Mrs Baker:
Tyra Ferrell
Brandi's Mom:
Meta King
The Old Man:
Whitman Mayo
Brandi:
Nia Long
Shalika:
Regina King
Lewis Crump:
John Cothran Jr

Genres

Formats

BBC Two Scotland

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