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The One Show

21/12/2012

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Chris Evans and Alex Jones are joined for the last live One Show of 2012 by Top Gear's James May. Sister Wendy takes Phil Tufnell to see some Christmas masterpieces. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Evans
Presenter:
Alex Jones
Interviewed Guest:
James May
Participant:
Phil Tufnell
Participant:
Wendy Beckett
Producer:
Dan Blight

The One Show

15/11/2016

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Alex Jones and Angellica Bell are joined by James May and Richard Hammond to talk about their new series The Grand Tour. The Rickshaw Challenge reaches Skegness on day five. Show more

The One Show

12/12/2014

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

James May, James Martin and a couple of reindeer join Chris and Alex. Denise Lewis is in Wolverhampton to talk about combating loneliness and Nick Hewer looks at Christmas adverts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Evans
Presenter:
Alex Jones
Interviewed Guest:
James May
Interviewed Guest:
James Martin
Reporter:
Denise Lewis
Reporter:
Nick Hewer

The One Show

05/06/2017

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Niall Horan talks about the One Love Manchester concert and performs live in the studio. James May chats about his love of taking things apart and putting them back together again. Show more

James May's Toy Stories

The Great Train Race

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

James May sets supersize challenges for traditional toys. James tries once again to build the longest-ever model railway track - and has a race along it! Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James May
Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Producer:
Tom Whitter
Producer:
Tom Whitter

Genres

James May's Things You Need to Know

Series 1

Episode 1: ...about the Human Body

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

James May asks the big questions about his body. How did I get my granny's chin? Why do I catch colds? And what will we look like a thousand years from now? Show more

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson celebrates the 50th birthday of the Jaguar E-type by driving a modern half-a-million pound interpretation of this classic sports car. Show more

James May's Things You Need to Know

Series 1

Episode 2: ...about the Universe

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

James May takes a journey of discovery across the universe, asking where it all began, how stars work, and what Madonna is doing in space. Show more

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are in Italy to take part in a series of tricky challenges as they attempt to find the world's best hot hatchback. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman
Participant:
Ross Noble

James May's Things You Need to Know

Series 1

Episode 3: ...about the Weather

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

James May asks the big questions about the weather, like why is the sky blue? What is a cloud? And how can you avoid being hit by lightning? Show more

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond find some second-hand bargains for the same price as the Nissan Pixo. Sebastian Vettel is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car. Show more

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May replace the conventional train's carriages and locomotive with a series of caravans attached to a specially modified car. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman
Participant:
Sebastian Vettel

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 9 months

Motoring show. Jeremy, Richard and James are challenged to knock down a row of derelict houses in less time than it takes a team of demolition experts to do the same job. Show more

Top Gear

Series 17

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Motoring show. Jeremy Clarkson and James May go on a trip to the British seaside in two new electric cars, whilst Richard Hammond meets the world's most extraordinary rally team. Show more

Top Gear

Series 14

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Motoring show. Jeremy, Richard and James build an electric car, the Corvette ZR1 goes up against the Audi R8 V10, and actor Michael Sheen is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman
Participant:
Michael Sheen

Top Gear

Series 14

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond nominate the greatest car company, James May tests a congestion-busting caravan plan and DJ Chris Evans is in the studio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Presenter:
James May
Participant:
Chris Evans
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman

Top Gear

Series 14

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 9 months

Motoring news and views. Jeremy Clarkson travels to Belfast to test the Renaultsport Twingo 133. Meanwhile, Richard Hammond invents a new sport - airport vehicle racing. Show more

Have I Got News for You

Series 38

Episode 8

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

The popular news quiz with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Dominic West and guest panellists James May and Reginald D Hunter.

Contributors

Participant:
Paul Merton
Participant:
Ian Hislop
Presenter:
Dominic West
Participant:
James May
Participant:
Reginald D Hunter
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Producer:
Mark Barrett

James May's Toy Stories

Series 1

Episode 6: Hornby

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

James May subjects traditional toys to supersize challenges. Here, he attempts to build the longest ever model railway track - a whopping ten miles long. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James May
Participant:
Oz Clarke
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Series Editor:
Ian Holt

Genres

Top Gear

Series 14

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 9 months

Motoring magazine. The team fills an art gallery with motoring-related works to try to prove cars are more popular than traditional art. Also Jeremy test-drives the Noble M600. Show more