Programme Index

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Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 25: Why Flamingo Stands on One Leg

on BBC Two Wales

Stories telling a young audience how animals got their distinctive parts. Flamingo stands on one leg so she does not take up space at the waterhole. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 27: Ziggy's Alien

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Fun with pink-haired Stephanie, an optimistic eight-year-old, and superhero Sportacus. Ziggy wants to play space games but the other kids say he is too small. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 1

Episode 15: Wendy's Party Plan

on BBC Two Wales

Animated adventures with Bob the Builder and his friends as they construct a new, ecologically friendly town from scratch. The team are building a geodesic dome. Show more

Big and Small

Series 2

Episode 16: Play Date

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Big has written his first play. Small is unhappy with the role that Big has given him, so he swaps with Ruby. However, Small eventually realises that he made a mistake. Show more

Contributors

Voice of Big and Small:
Lenny Henry
Voice of Twiba and Ruby:
Imelda Staunton
Director:
Wayne Moss
Producer:
David Collier
Puppeteer:
Todd Doldersum
Puppeteer:
Jason Hopley
Puppeteer:
Jamie Shannon

Nuzzle and Scratch: Frock and Roll

Episode 18: Cheerleaders

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Puppet alpacas Nuzzle and Scratch now work at Frock 'n' Roll fancy dress shop. Nuzzle and Scratch cheer on the local basketball team. Show more

In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 86: Sad and Happy Tombliboos

on BBC Two Wales

Available for years

Tombliboo Ooo is building a tower of bricks, but Tombliboo Eee knocks them over. Ooo is upset and starts to play sad music. Show more

The Pink Panther Show

Lucky Pink, Shooting of Caribou Lou and Pink in the Clink

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Classic animated shorts featuring the Pink Panther, including Lucky Pink, Shooting of Caribou Lou and Pink in the Clink. Show more

Contributors

Voice of The Inspector/Deux Deux:
Pat Harrington Jr
Director:
Hawley Pratt
Director:
George Singer
Producer:
Friz Freleng

Coast

Series 4 Reversions

Episode 21: Holy Island

Duration: 6 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Mark Horton is on the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, reliving the first Viking raid on our shores. He hears how the Norsemen galvanised the warring Anglo-Saxon kingdoms. Show more

Diagnosis Murder

Series 5

Episode 14: Retribution, Part 2

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

With Steve recovering and his father facing the death penalty, Mark becomes convinced that a man he helped put on death row is involved in the Ganza murder. Show more

Contributors

Dr Mark Sloan:
Dick Van Dyke
Dr Amanda Bentley:
Victoria Rowell
Lt Steve Sloan:
Barry Van Dyke
Dr Jesse Travis:
Charlie Schlatter
Police Chief Masters:
Fred Dryer
Tanis Archer:
Susan Gibney
Ian Trainor:
James Stephens
Ross Canin:
Neal McDonough
Malcolm Trainor:
Dennis Lipscomb
Harvey Mittlebaum:
Robb Skyler
Secretary:
Morgana Rae

Pointless

Series 3

Episode 16

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else can think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Pam Cavannagh
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson

Eggheads

Series 12

Episode 31

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the show in which teams from all over the UK take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Pat Gibson
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Series Producer:
Rob Dean

Great British Menu

Series 6

Episode 34: Wales Dessert

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

It's the last chance for the chefs from Wales to impress, as now the one with the lowest total score from across the week will leave the competition. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Tanya Gottlieb
Executive Producer:
Nicola Moody
Participant:
Aled Williams
Participant:
Gareth Jones
Participant:
Hywel Jones

Regional Variations (3)

Get Up and Grow

BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Culture Show

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland

Dragon's Eye

19/05/2011

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Could the case of the disqualified Assembly members end up in the High Court? And we hear new Health Minister Lesley Griffiths' diagnosis of the Welsh health service. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Hearts and Minds

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Hidden Houses of Wales

Series 1

Episode 1: Trevor Hall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Series discovering some of the finest houses in Wales. Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen visits Trevor Hall, a fine Georgian mansion on the outskirts of Llangollen. Show more

Business Nightmares with Evan Davis

Episode 3: Disastrous Decisions

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

With top business leaders including Sir Martin Sorrell and Sir Gerry Robinson, Evan Davis analyses deals that spelled disaster and projects that backfired. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Evan Davis
Presenter:
Evan Davis
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland
Series Producer:
Ruth Shurman
Series Producer:
Ruth Shurman
Producer:
Richard Bee
Director:
Richard Bee

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Series about a murder investigated by both cops and criminals. Bede finds himself in charge of the cartel, while Gabriel defies orders to stop investigating the Wratten murder. Show more

Contributors

Jonah Gabriel:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Patterson:
Richard Lintern
Gatehouse:
Stephen Rea
Julie Bede:
Lesley Sharp
Jay Wratten:
Rafe Spall
Maurice Crace:
Malcolm Storry
Segeant Foley:
David Schofield
Laura Gabriel:
Clare Calbraith
Andy Dixon:
Tobi Bakare
Julie's Nurse:
Anjela Lauren Smith
Turkish Man:
George Savvides
Mrs Dixon:
Sharon D Clarke
Marshall:
Samuel James
Ross McGovern:
Tobias Menzies
Robert Beatty:
Sean Gilder
Alison:
Agni Scott
Photographer:
Lara Rossi
Writer:
Hugo Blick
Producer:
Johann Knobel
Producer:
Hugo Blick
Director:
Hugo Blick

Regional Variations (2)

The Blame Game

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Psychoville

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Comedy series. Mr Lomax reveals more about his past and his hatred for Tony Hancock becomes clear. Meanwhile Mr Jelly arrives at a booking meant to be for Mr Jolly. Show more

Contributors

Grace Andrews:
Imelda Staunton
Mansour:
Andy Lucas
David Sowerbutts:
Steve Pemberton
Maureen Sowerbutts:
Reece Shearsmith
Oscar Lomax:
Steve Pemberton
Peter Bishop:
Jason Watkins
Shahrouz:
Elyes Gabel
Jeremy Goode:
Reece Shearsmith
Butler:
Ian Gelder
Mr Kakkar:
Kulvinder Ghir
Detective Finney:
Mark Bonnar
Silent Singer:
Reece Shearsmith
Director:
Matt Lipsey
Producer:
Justin Davies
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman

Genres

Regional Variations (2)

The Review Show

Review Show Special: British TV

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

In a Review Show special, Kirsty Wark and guests including Peter Bazalgette and Daisy Goodwin discuss the future of television. Can the medium survive another decade of upheavals? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Participant:
Peter Bazalgette
Participant:
Stephen Armstrong
Participant:
Daisy Goodwin
Participant:
Heather Croall

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Craniofacial Surgery

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland

The Culture Show

2011/2012

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Coming from the 60th anniversary celebrations for the Festival of Britain where Nancy Durrant talks to Tracey Emin about her new show at the Hayward. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Dyckhoff
Presenter:
Mark Kermode
Presenter:
Alastair Sooke
Presenter:
Wayne McGregor
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Emin
Series Editor:
Janet Lee
Series Producer:
Emily Kennedy
Series Producer:
Emma Cahusac

Regional Variations (2)

The Culture Show

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Children's Craniofacial Surgery

Episode 3: Rogue Gene

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Series following the surgeons of the Oxford Craniofacial Unit. Finley has Apert syndrome, a mutation in just one gene, which distorts his skull, hands and feet. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Nick O'Dwyer
Executive Producer:
Nick O'Dwyer

BBC Two Wales

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