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My Life in Books

Series 1

Episode 1: PD James and Richard Bacon

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Anne Robinson invites well-known personalities to discuss their favourite books. Novelist PD James and presenter Richard Bacon talk about their top five. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
PD James
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Bacon
Series Producer:
Zoe Tait
Executive Producer:
Eileen Herlihy
Executive Producer:
Jo Street

Wanted Down Under

Series 12

Episode 22: Walters Family

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Lyn Walters loves Oz so much she called her daughter Matilda. But any dream to ‘waltz’ off with her family will come to nothing if husband Owen
has anything to do with it. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicki Chapman
Executive Producer:
Paul Connolly
Production Manager:
Joy Hines
Series Producer:
Jacqui Berkeley

Food: Truth or Scare

Series 3

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Chris Bavin and Gloria Hunniford explore claims and messages about food. Gloria examines claims that so-called 'free from' foods might not be the healthy option they first seem. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 7 months

Gregg Wallace, Monica Galetti and Marcus Wareing present as the search for this year's MasterChef: The Professionals champion reaches the semi-finals stage. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Sean Pertwee
Executive Producer:
David Ambler
Executive Producer:
Franc Roddam
Series Producer:
Rachel Palin
Production Manager:
Claire Fletcher
Unit Manager:
Clare Elliot
Editor:
Adam Lyons
Production Company:
Shine TV

Coast

Series 7

Episode 4: Peril from the Seas

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Coast ventures to the furthest-flung reaches of the British Isles. Nick Crane tells the astonishing tale of the Great Storm of 1703. Show more

A Place to Call Home

Series 3

Episode 4: Too Old to Dream

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Australian period drama. Carolyn gets the offer of the job as an art critic for one of Sir Richard's Sydney newspapers. Show more

Contributors

Sarah Adams:
Marta Dusseldorp
Elizabeth Bligh:
Noni Hazlehurst
George Bligh:
Brett Climo
Jack Duncan:
Craig Hall
James Bligh:
David Berry
Anna Bligh:
Abby Earl
Gino Poletti:
Aldo Mignone
Roy Briggs:
Frankie J Holden
Carolyn Bligh:
Sara Wiseman
Director:
Mark Joffe

This Wild Life

Episode 4: Baby Elephant Rescue

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series following a family who moved to Kenya to run a safari camp. Saba and the elephant rescue team race to save the life of a recently orphaned calf. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frank Pope
Series Producer:
Susanna Handslip
Executive Producer:
Ted Oakes

Regional Variations (2)

The Hunt

Episode 4: Hunger at Sea (Oceans)

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Nature documentary series narrated by Sir David Attenborough. Revealing the strategies predators use to hunt for prey in the big blue. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Alastair Fothergill
Series Producer:
Huw Cordey
Producer:
Hugh Pearson
Production Company:
Silverback Films Ltd

Series

The Hunt

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 14

Episode 42: Highcliffe 49

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Antiques series. Paul Martin presents from Highcliffe Castle in Dorset. Experts Christina Trevanion and Adam Partridge examine a diamond watch and a Newlyn copper teapot. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Series Producer:
Louise Hibbins
Director:
Lisa Lipman

Eggheads

Series 18

Episode 24

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 American Railroad Journeys

Series 3

Episode 9: Thousand Islands to Oshawa, Ontario

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Michael Portillo's rail odyssey through eastern Canada continues along the Grand Trunk railway, following the route of the St Lawrence River. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Big Dreams Small Spaces

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two England
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Great American Railroad Journeys

BBC Two Wales

Landward

2017/2018

Episode 16

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Scotland's countryside magazine. Dougie is in the Black Isle to meet the scientists studying the impact of marine development on dolphins. Arlene goes coastal rowing. Show more

Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure

Series 1

Episode 5: Balearics

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 6 months

The bikers are visiting two of the Balearic Islands, Minorca and Majorca, where they cook cuttlefish stew and squid salad with mayonnaise and roasted pork with tumbet. Show more

Winterwatch

Series 6

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Michaela Strachan, Chris Packham and Martin Hughes-Games wrap up the series with live action and reports from our cameras. Gillian Burke also has her last report from Islay. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Mash Report

Series 1 (Winter)

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

With up-to-the-minute analysis, Nish Kumar and a team of hilarious correspondents keep you up to date with everything that has happened - or not happened - this week. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nish Kumar
Participant:
Ellie Taylor
Participant:
Steve N Allen
Participant:
Rachel Parris
Executive Producer:
Chris Stott
Series Producer:
Mark Barrett
Director:
Chris Howe
Production Company:
Zeppotron

Regional Variations (2)

Dragons' Den

Series 15

Episode 11

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

A duo pitches a natural raw dog food, a doctor pitches his date-based smoothie and a London entrepreneur wants to get funding for his free-running exercise regime. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Evan Davis
Participant:
Deborah Meaden
Participant:
Jenny Campbell
Participant:
Touker Suleyman
Participant:
Tej Lalvani
Participant:
Peter Jones
Executive Producer:
Darrell Olsen
Series Editor:
Samantha Davies

A House Through Time

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The story of those who lived in one house, from the time it was built until now. David Olusoga follows the story from 1891 to 1945, through two World Wars and the Great Depression. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Olusoga
Series Producer:
Mary Crisp
Executive Producer:
Maxine Watson
Production Manager:
Nicola Wicks
Director of photography:
Andrew Kemp
Production Coordinator:
Erin Bateson
Production Company:
Twenty Twenty TV

Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure

Series 1

Episode 3: Corsica

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 7 months

The Corsican 'trinity' of meat, chestnuts and cheese forms the basis of the bikers' exploration but it is the independent spirit of the people that shines through. Show more

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