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Wild & Weird

Series 1

Episode 4: Ice Ice Baby

on BBC Two Wales

Tim and Naomi uncover weird wildlife tales. Featuring a rugby ball-sized hailstone that fell from the sky and a wall of ice that engulfed a town. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Naomi Wilkinson
Presenter:
Tim Warwood
Producer:
Mark Jones
Production Manager:
Sarah Reddi
Participant:
David Gammon
Participant:
Darren Brett
Participant:
Padhraic Helleher
Participant:
Myles Havialock

Featuring an exclusive playlist of some of the very best songs from the series. Including a tribute to The Greatest Showman at Glasgow’s Panoptican Music Hall, and more. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ed Petrie
Presenter:
Lauren Layfield
Presenter:
Annabelle Davis
Presenter:
Sam Nixon
Presenter:
Mark Rhodes
Presenter:
Naomi Wilkinson
Presenter:
Johnny Cochrane
Presenter:
Ricky Martin
Presenter:
Inel Tomlinson
Presenter:
Yasmin Evans
Vlogger:
Eman Kellam
Vlogger:
Holly H
Composer:
Richie Webb
Series Producer:
Maria Stewart
Executive Producer:
Yvonne Jennings
Director:
Neil Allan
Director:
Ewan Torrance

Duration: 17 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for years

Amelia and Vinny search for a pet. Wallace and Poppy hold a funeral for a dead spider and the UK’s teachers are released from captivity.

The Amelia Gething Complex

Series 1

Health and Fitness

Duration: 17 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for years

Poppy becomes Amelia’s personal trainer, but they accidentally break the space-time continuum. Wallace falls victim to a sarcasm epidemic.

Deadly Dinosaurs with Steve Backshall

Series 1

Episode 5: Kings of the Sky

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 2 months

Steve discovers just what it takes to be a terror from the skies. He starts by strapping himself into one of Britain's fastest wind tunnels. Show more

Natural World

2018-2019

Episode 3: Super Fast Falcon

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Nature documentary. The peregrine falcon is the fastest animal on earth - it can reach speeds of over 200mph. But what does it take to be a high-speed record breaker? Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Chris Packham and Liz Bonnin battle it out to find out whether cats or dogs are the better animal. Round one tests whether either species can understand numbers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Presenter:
Liz Bonnin
Series Producer:
Dale Templar
Director:
Dale Templar
Executive Producer:
Fiona Caldwell
Production Company:
Boundless Productions

Mountain Vets

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 8 days

Vet Jennie saves the life of a show chicken, Darren helps a pregnant cow avoid a caesarean section, and Maurice comes face to face with an exotic visitor. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Edward Hart
Executive Producer:
Francis Baker
Executive Producer:
Rory Wheeler
Narrator:
Adrian Dunbar
Production Company:
Rare TV

Mountain Vets

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 15 days

Vet Jennie must save a litter of puppies, Nuala carries out an important job on her family farm, and an emergency case leaves Darren delivering two sets of twins. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Edward Hart
Executive Producer:
Francis Baker
Executive Producer:
Rory Wheeler
Narrator:
Adrian Dunbar
Production Company:
Rare TV

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 2

Episode 1: Fowl

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

The Bikers reveal that there is so much more to British fowl than roast chicken, cook up a storm with a duck tikka and recount the history behind the Norfolk black turkey. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Lavish retelling of Shakespeare's tragedy that sees an illicit affair between two star-crossed lovers ignite a bitter rivalry between Verona's ruling families. Show more

Contributors

Lord Capulet:
Damian Lewis
Lady Capulet:
Natascha McElhone
Lady Montague:
Laura Morante
Lord Montague:
Tomas Arana
Prince of Verona:
Stellan Skarsgard
Friar Laurence:
Paul Giamatti
Count Paris:
Tom Wisdom
Capulet Servant:
Matt Patresi
Abraham (House of Montague):
Anton Alexander
Apothecary:
Leon Vitali
Director:
Carlo Carlei

Ingenious Animals

Episode 3: Communication

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Wildlife experts travel the globe in search of the most surprising animal stories. The team investigate the strange world of animal communication. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Patrick Aryee
Presenter:
Lucy Cooke
Presenter:
Giles Clark
Executive Producer:
Alice Keens-Soper
Series Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Director:
Serena Davies
Director:
Rob Neil
Producer:
Rob Neil
Production Manager:
Samantha Tilyard
Production Company:
Oxford Scientific Films

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Flog It!

Series 16 - 60-minute reversions

Episode 25

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Today’s Flog It! comes from Culzean Castle in Ayrshire, Scotland. Local people are welcomed with their antiques and collectibles and the experts select items to go to auction. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Michael Palin: Travels of a Lifetime

BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 6 months

Documentary revealing the inner alchemy that gives four hunters - falcon, shark, cheetah and crocodile - the edge, from the moment they detect their prey through to the vital kill. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
John Simm
Producer:
Mark Brownlow
Director:
Mark Brownlow
Executive Producer:
Sara Ford

Regional Variations (2)

Scotland from the Sky

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

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 22 days

Michael Palin revisits his second travel series – an ambitious trip from pole to pole. Fans including Sir David Attenborough and Joanna Lumley reflect on his achievements. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 2 months

Kirsty Wark and Brenda Emmanus present this year's Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, a show with challenges like no other in its 252-year history. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Shining

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

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 5 months

Was Wales involved in the slave trade? Two hundred years after the trade was abolished, Sean Fletcher travels to Jamaica to look for clues.

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Writer Jack Torrance takes the job of caretaker at a remote hotel, but his wife and young son soon find that the place has a horrific history that is encroaching on the present. Show more

Contributors

Jack Torrance:
Jack Nicholson
Wendy Torrance:
Shelley Duvall
Danny Torrance:
Danny Lloyd
Dick Hallorann:
Scatman Crothers

Mock the Week

Series 16

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Dara O Briain and Hugh Dennis look back over the week's events with the help of guests James Acaster, Tom Allen, Ed Byrne, Rhys James and Ellie Taylor.

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
James Acaster
Participant:
Tom Allen
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Rhys James
Participant:
Ellie Taylor
Producer:
Ewan Phillips
Production Company:
Angst Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Thriller about the bigoted sheriff (Rod Steiger) of a small Mississippi town who finds himself forced into collaboration with a black detective (Sidney Poitier) from Philadelphia. Show more

Contributors

Virgil Tibbs:
Sidney Poitier
Gillespie:
Rod Steiger
Sam Wood:
Warren Oates
Mrs Colbert:
Lee Grant
Endicott:
Larry Gates
Mama Caleba:
Beah Richards
Harvey Oberst:
Scott Wilson

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