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All Over the Place

Asia: Part 2

Episode 8: Manta Rays, Taekwondo and Holi

on BBC Two Wales HD

Ed Petrie and his friends swim with manta rays in Indonesia, visit a town totally devoted to taekwondo in South Korea, and more. Show more

Absolute Genius with Dick and Dom

Series 2

Episode 2: Fleming

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 2 days

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Alexander Fleming, the man who discovered penicillin. Inspired by Fleming's discovery, they come up with their own genius idea. Show more

The Dog Ate My Homework

Series 5

Episode 10: Abdul v Sophie

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Iain Stirling is joined by child team captains Abdul and Sophie, as well as special guests Ivo Graham, Dr Ranj Singh, Lauren Layfield and Funmbi Omotayo. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Iain Stirling
Panellist:
Ivo Graham
Panellist:
Ranj Singh
Panellist:
Lauren Layfield
Panellist:
Funmbi Omotayo
Director:
Pati Marr
Series Producer:
Chris Hulme
Executive Producer:
Sara Harkins

Deadly on a Mission: Pole to Pole

Episode 2: Frozen North

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Steve Backshall embarks on a global journey from the Arctic Circle to Antarctica. In Alaska, he abseils into a glacier and has a close encounter with a humpback whale. Show more

Nature's Microworlds

Episode 6: Svalbard

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

In the northerly region of Svalbard, Steve Backshall unravels the secrets that lie covered in ice for most of each year in the home of the world's largest land predator. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Doug Mackay-Hope
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Cerys Griffiths
Executive Producer:
Nick Shearman
Producer:
Mark Wheeler

Natural World

2011-2012

Episode 6: Animal House

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Sir David Attenborough tells the stories of the world's best animal architects, including bower birds, hornets and the star-nosed mole. Show more

Homes Under the Hammer

Series 21

Episode 14

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

A large terraced house in Dover in Kent, a house with issues in Camborne in Cornwall and a two-bedroom flat in Woodford Green in Essex are sold at auction. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 2 months

Rick Stein visits Lisbon on the banks of the River Tagus, a city in love with its seafood and possibly the best custard tarts in the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Production Company:
Denham Productions

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 13 days

The story of the Hollywood musical, featuring interviews with stars from the genre's golden age, as well as some of the directors and songwriters who helped create them. Show more

Coast

Series 7

Episode 4: Peril from the Seas

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

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

Natural World

2012-2013

Part 1: Kangaroo Dundee and Other Animals - Part One

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 2 months

Wildlife documentary. An Australian living in the desert outback rescues orphaned baby kangaroos and raises them in his one-bedroom tin shack. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Mountain: Life at the Extreme

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

Saving Lives at Sea

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Documentary series following the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. The Dover crew race to a Channel swimmer who has collapsed within eyesight of the French coast. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Rachael Barnes
Executive Producer:
Sarah Spencer
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Regional Variations (2)

Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 3 - Reversions

Episode 3: Rome to Taormina - Part 1

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Michael Portillo takes the train down the spine of Italy from Rome to Sicily, visiting Naples, the island of Capri and the old hilltop town of Taormina. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Make My Day

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Race Across the World

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Available for years

Pairs of travellers are pitted against each other in a race to reach the Far East, without taking a single flight and with no smartphone in sight. Show more

Dad's Army

Series 3

Episode 9: War Dance

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 18 days

Wartime sitcom. It is the night of the Home Guard Dance, and Pike has brought a girlfriend, but is she suitable for a respectable young bank clerk?

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lieutenant Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
The Verger:
Edward Sinclair
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
The Vicar:
Frank Williams
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Walker:
James Beck
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
David Croft

Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

The true story of Colonel Percy Fawcett, who led several expeditions in the Amazon rainforest to discover what he called the Lost City of Z. Show more

Contributors

Nina Fawcett:
Sienna Miller
Henry Costin:
Robert Pattinson
Percy Fawcett:
Charlie Hunnam
Sir George Goldie:
Ian McDiarmid
Sir John Scott Keltie:
Clive Francis
Arthur Manley:
Edward Ashley
Director:
James Gray
Writer:
James Gray

Duration: 2 hours, 8 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

Daren Aronofsky's bold, personal take on the story of Noah. Noah is chosen by the Creator for the difficult task of building an Ark for when the Creator punishes mankind. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales HD

French comedy. When Laura and Sandro meet at a party, she thinks she has found her prince charming, but their engagement is thrown into confusion when she meets Maxime. Show more

Contributors

Marianne:
Agnes Jaoui
Maxime Wolf:
Benjamin Biolay
Guillaume Casseul:
Didier Sandre
Clémence:
Nina Meurisse
Director:
Agnes Jaoui

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