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The World's Most Photographed

Episode 6: John F Kennedy

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series analysing the public image of ten world icons. This edition explores how John F Kennedy used photography to conceal two secrets that had the power to destroy his presidency. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Deborah Lee
Series Producer:
Chris Granlund
Executive Producer:
Kim Thomas

Heir Hunters

Series 11

Episode 3: Brown/Rubin

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series following the work of probate researchers. Heir hunters take on one of their biggest cases as they try to find relatives of a travelling salesman who lived in Scotland. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
John Widdup
Executive Producer:
John Widdup
Executive Producer:
Tim Quicke
Production Company:
Flame Television

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 1

Episode 13: Winter Pigs

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Farming series. Pig farmers Nick from Gamlingay and David from Leeds show their large whites in a bid to bring home the bacon at the English Winter Fair.

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Series Producer:
Wendy Wolfson
Production Manager:
Leanne Troop
Director:
Kirsty Seager
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

An Island Parish

Series 12 - Anguilla

Episode 7: The Spirit of Life

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

This series of An Island Parish visits the island of Anguilla. The carnival is here - from boat racing to parades, there are celebrations all over the island. Show more

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 8

Episode 7: Manchester Piccadilly to Silkstone Common

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Michael Portillo's journey continues from Manchester. He comes face to face with the Victorian scientist who invented modern atomic theory. Show more

Beat the Brain

Episode 20

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

John Craven hosts the quiz in which a team must navigate puzzles and problems to win money. Four London cab drivers attempt to navigate their way to Beat the Brain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Craven
The Brain:
Josie Lawrence
Series Producer:
Sean Miller
Executive Producer:
Jo Street
Executive Producer:
Paul Gilheany
Executive Producer:
Nigel Hall
Series Editor:
Fi Cotter Craig
Production Company:
Objective Productions

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series following some of the nation's architects. The upside-down house in Wales reaches a critical stage, and a Berkhamstead family spots potential in an unloved 80s house. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Jonny Wharton
Director:
Jonny Wharton
Producer:
Chris Harries
Director:
Chris Harries
Executive Producer:
Sarah Walmsley
Executive Producer:
Andrew Walmsley

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Griff rediscovers a once well-trodden route, picking up the medieval pilgrim's staff to retrace the steps that thousands of worshippers made from Holywell to St Davids. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Nick Shearman
Executive Producer:
Franny Moyle

Africa

Episode 6: The Future

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 2 months

David Attenborough's breathtaking journey through Africa. He meets the local people who are supporting wildlife and investigates what is needed to save a species. Show more

Bargain Hunt

Series 40

Episode 4: Stafford 6

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Antiques challenge. Tim Wonnacott and the red and blue teams head to Staffordshire to search for bargains, with the help of experts Thomas Plant and Christina Trevanion. Show more

Eggheads

Series 18

Episode 54

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Jeremy Vine hosts the show where every day a new team of challengers take on what is probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quizzers.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Executive Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Production Company:
12 Yard Productions

Regional Variations (2)

Great Continental Railway Journeys

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

Antiques Road Trip

Series 13 Reversions

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Charles Hanson and James Braxton continue their Scottish road trip. Which antiques will result in big profits - James's Chinese table or Charles's 2,000-year-old Roman nails? Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Home potters compete to become the new champion of British pottery. In week five, the six remaining potters try one of the most exhilarating techniques in ceramics - pit firing. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Attack: Terror in the UK

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

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Three-part documentary series exploring childhood in 20th-century Scotland. This episode focuses on home life and how it has completely changed over the decades. Show more

MOTD: The Premier League Show

The mentality behind Leicester City's season

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Matthew Syed analyses the mentality behind an extraordinary season at Leicester City while Gabby Logan is joined by Dion Dublin and comedian Mark Watson. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gabby Logan
Presenter:
Matthew Syed
Participant:
Dion Dublin
Participant:
Mark Watson

Regional Variations (2)

Meet the Lords

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

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Drama documentary showing what experts fear is the most likely scenario for Britain's next terror attack, telling the story of an IS-inspired terrorist group planning an attack. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Gabriel Range
Producer:
Gabriel Range
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

The Real Marigold Hotel

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Celebrities test whether retirement in India is better than in the UK. The group visit the world-famous backwaters on traditional houseboats. 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:
Andrew Mackenzie-Betty
Executive Producer:
David Vallance
Production Company:
Twofour Broadcast

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