Programme Index

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All Over the Place

Asia: Part 2

Episode 3: Angkor Wat, Dabbawalas and Lion Dancing

on BBC Two Wales

Ed Petrie and his friends explore the biggest religious monument in the world, make fish sauce in Vietnam, and more. Show more

Duration: 17 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for years

Realising they can't afford to live in the flat, everyone looks for jobs. Amelia reveals a harrowing past, and Poppy takes over the show.

Duration: 17 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for years

Amelia and her friends hold the series wrap party in the flat. Poppy goes into organiser mode and Amelia has a gruesome incident with a pinata.

Deadly Dinosaurs with Steve Backshall

Series 1

Episode 8: Secret Skills

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 2 months

Steve goes undercover. He is on a mission to unearth the sneakiest dinosaurs that were far deadlier than they first appeared. Show more

The Big Life Fix

Inventing the Impossible

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

The inventors help the parents of a child who suffers life-threatening seizures, an elderly lady who is struggling to remain independent, and a disabled man who dreams of sailing. Show more

Contributors

Expert:
Ross Atkin
Expert:
Ruby Steel
Expert:
Ryan White
Executive Producer:
Ros Ponder
Executive Producer:
Tom Watt-Smith
Production Manager:
Eleanor Roffe
Production Company:
Studio Lambert
Executive Producer:
Mick Ebeling
Executive Producer:
Caskey Ebeling
Production Company:
Not Impossible Labs

Robot Wars

Series 8

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Presented by Dara O Briain and Angela Scanlon. Glitterbomb, designed by nine-year-old April, comes complete with a huge pink axe. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Mentorn
Executive Producer:
Andrew Robertson
Series Producer:
Matt Wilkinson
Director:
Nikki Parsons
Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Presenter:
Angela Scanlon
Commentator:
Jonathan Pearce

Hairy Bikers' Best of British

Series 2

Episode 6: Islands

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

The Bikers explore the culinary traditions of the British Isles. Dishes include tempura scallops from the Isle of Man and cranachan with Islay whisky. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Championship

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Natural World

2013-2014

Episode 7: Meerkats: Secrets of an Animal Superstar

Duration: 56 minutes

on BBC Two England

David Attenborough tells the full story of a 20-year study of the meerkat, the longest-running animal behaviour study in the world. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 17 days

Oscar-winning musical following three sailors on shore leave. Determined to enjoy their freedom, the young men embark on whirlwind romances. Starring Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra.

Contributors

Brunhilde Esterhazy:
Betty Garrett
Clare Huddeson:
Ann Miller
Mme Dilyovska:
Florence Bates
Lucy Shmeeler:
Alice Pearce
Professor:
George Meader
Director:
Stanley Donen
Director:
Gene Kelly
Producer:
Arthur Freed

Formats

Ingenious Animals

Episode 4: Bodies

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

A team of wildlife experts uncover the most surprising animal stories. This episode explores the anatomical secrets of some of the most fascinating animals on the planet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Giles Clark
Presenter:
Lucy Cooke
Presenter:
Patrick Aryee
Presenter:
Shanta Barley
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)

Tricked-Out Tractors

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Scotland from the Sky

Series 2

Our Working Lives

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

In this programme, Jamie Crawford uses remarkable aerial images to find out how the Scots have harnessed precious natural resources to power the country's industry.
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Contributors

Presenter:
James Crawford
Producer:
Jon Morrice
Executive Producer:
Rachel Bell

Dad's Army

Series 9

Episode 4: The Miser's Hoard

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Classic wartime sitcom. Frazer keeps his savings in gold sovereigns. Mainwaring thinks the money should be in a safe place, such as a bank - his bank.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Private Walker:
James Beck
Dr McCeavedy:
Fulton Mackay
Private Sponge:
Colin Bean
Producer:
David Croft

Regional Variations (3)

Previously with Shane Todd

BBC Two Northern Ireland HD
BBC Two Northern Ireland

QI XL

BBC Two England
BBC Two HD

Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 25 days

Drama. High Court judge Fiona Maye is given the case of a 17-year-old Jehovah's Witness who refuses to undergo a blood transfusion for leukaemia that could save his life. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Ian McEwan
Kevin Henry:
Ben Chaplin
Mark Berner:
Anthony Calf
Fiona Maye:
Emma Thompson
Amadia Kalu QC:
Nikki Amuka-Bird
Nigel Pauling:
Jason Watkins
Director:
Richard Eyre
Professor Rodney Carter:
Nicholas Jones

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 20 days

British drama. Teen gymnast Leigh’s cheerless life is upended by an unknown half-brother. Through Joe’s matey but shady activities, her horizons expand, but there are hazards ahead for the siblings. Show more

QI XL

Series R

Reflections

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Sandi Toksvig reflects on this and that in an episode themed around reflections.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Zoe Lyons
Panellist:
Liza Tarbuck
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Director:
Diccon Ramsay
Series Producer:
Piers Fletcher
Executive Producer:
John Lloyd
Production Company:
Fremantle

The Ranganation

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for 5 months

Romesh is joined virtually by his hand-picked focus group, the Ranganation, to take a funny, topical look at modern Britain. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Production Company:
Zeppotron
Executive Producer:
Richard Cohen
Series Producer:
Mark Barrett

BBC Two Wales

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