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The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway

Under Pressure, Over Budget

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

The first part of an exclusive series following the construction of Crossrail - one of Europe’s largest projects and one of the most ambitious in Britain since the time of Brunel. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Bank cashier Sheila is determined to make an impression on a blind date, and she is persuaded to buy a stunning red dress from an intimidating department store. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

A has-been actor, once the lead in popular TV detective series Mindhorn in the 80s, is called on to re-enact his most famous role for a police sting. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sean Foley
Richard Thorncroft/Bruce Mindhorn:
Julian Barratt
Patricia Deville:
Essie Davis
DS Elena Baines:
Andrea Riseborough
Paul Melly:
Russell Tovey
Jeffrey Moncrief:
Richard McCabe
Chief Inspector Derek Newsome:
David Schofield
Clive Parnevik:
Simon Farnaby

Formats

Killing Eve

Series 2

Nice and Neat

Duration: 42 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Yorks & LincsLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorks & Lincs

Available for years

Villanelle has made it to England but is reliant on the kindness of strangers. Show more

Contributors

Eve Polastri:
Sandra Oh
Villanelle:
Jodie Comer
Carolyn Martens:
Fiona Shaw
Niki Polastri:
Owen McDonnell
Director:
Damon Thomas
Executive Producer:
Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Series revealing how London's roads keep moving. How TFL staff deal with pregnant motorists, road accidents, abuse from the public - and a helicopter crash. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Miriam Margolyes embarks on an epic road trip through middle America to meet the people whose voices and votes are reshaping the nation. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Nicola Comber
Director:
Nicola Comber
Editor:
Gwyn Jones
Executive Producer:
Alicia Kerr
Executive Producer:
Paul Hamann
Series Producer:
Simon Draper
Production Company:
Wild Pictures

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Miriam Margolyes continues her road trip through the heartlands of middle America, where she tries to survive a kids summer camp and spends some time in jail. Show more

Contributors

Composer:
Wayne Roberts
Graphic Designer:
Compost
Producer:
Nicola Comber
Director:
Will Yapp
Editor:
Gwyn Jones
Executive Producer:
Alicia Kerr
Executive Producer:
Paul Hamann
Series Producer:
Simon Draper
Production Company:
Wild Pictures

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Four celebrity duos put their driving skills and relationships to the test as they join in on a part of the Endurance Rally Association's Road to Saigon in a fleet of classic cars. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Alex Kohler
Executive Producer:
Tom Clarke
Executive Producer:
Nick Hornby
Executive Producer:
Tina Flintoff
Production Company:
Optomen

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Miriam Margolyes concludes her trip by examining race hate in Arkansas, speaking to an inspirational sheriff in Texas and meeting an all-female biker gang in New Orleans. Show more

Contributors

Composer:
Wayne Roberts
Graphic Designer:
Compost
Producer:
Nicola Comber
Director:
Ian Denyer
Editor:
Gwyn Jones
Executive Producer:
Alicia Kerr
Executive Producer:
Paul Hamann
Series Producer:
Simon Draper
Production Company:
Wild Pictures

White Heat

Episode 1: The Past Is a Foreign Country

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. Charlotte arrives at the flat of a recently deceased friend. One of seven students who once lived there, she remembers when they met in 1965. Show more

Contributors

Lilly (Present day):
Lindsay Duncan
Charlotte:
Claire Foy
Victor (Present day):
Hugh Quarshie
Charlotte (Present day):
Juliet Stevenson
Derek Bowden:
Julian Barratt
Theology Student:
Hamish MacDougall
Producer:
Elinor Day

Genres

White Heat

Episode 2: Eve of Destruction

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. In 2012, Charlotte is joined by two former flatmates to clear the flat. Back in the late 60s, Lilly is in crisis, and Jack and Victor face a challenge. Show more

Contributors

Lilly (Present day):
Lindsay Duncan
Charlotte:
Claire Foy
Victor (Present day):
Hugh Quarshie
Charlotte (Present day):
Juliet Stevenson
Derek Bowden:
Julian Barratt
Student:
Ian Smith
Producer:
Elinor Day

Genres

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Four celebrity duos join in on a part of the Endurance Rally Association's Road to Saigon. Noel and Liz and Andi and Miquita drive into the night to reach Siem Reap. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Four celebrity duos join part of the Endurance Rally Association's Road to Saigon. The teams start a three-day journey across Cambodia totalling an eyewatering 900 kilometres. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Four celebrity duos join part of the Endurance Rally Association's Road to Saigon. The last day brings the brink of disaster for one unlucky team. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Alex Kohler
Executive Producer:
Tom Clarke
Executive Producer:
Nick Hornby
Executive Producer:
Tina Flintoff
Production Company:
Optomen

Drama

Fright Night - The Stone Tape

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. In 1979, a team of scientists begin to investigate some strange phenomena. Stars Romola Garai and Julian Rhind-Tutt. Show more

Front Row

Angels in America, Mindhorn, Storytelling in Greek myths

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Mindhorn film, Tony Kushner on Angels in America, Natalie Haynes and Madeline Miller discuss the enduring appeal of Greek myths. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Kushner
Interviewed Guest:
Julian Barratt
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Farnaby
Interviewed Guest:
Madeline Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Haynes
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Duration: 2 hours, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Cult comedy show takes to the stage, filmed during a national tour. Vince Noir and Howard Moon are working in Naboo's shop when a mystery box unleashes the deadly Hitcher. Show more

Contributors

Howard Moon:
Julian Barratt
Vince Noir:
Noel Fielding
Naboo the Enigma:
Michael Fielding
Bob Fossil:
Rich Fulcher
Bollo the Gorilla:
Dave Brown
Director:
Nick Morris

The Motorway: Life in the Fast Lane

Episode 1: Weight of Traffic

Duration: 1 hour

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

Documentary series on one of Britain's busiest stretches of motorway. An army of workers carry out overnight repairs to the M6, to the ire of local residents. Show more

Contributors

Assistant Producer:
Emma Hogan
Assistant Producer:
Molly Byford
Production Coordinator:
Adam McKinney
Production Manager:
Jackie McKinney-Dyer
Producer:
Toby Paton
Executive Producer:
Zac Beattie
Executive Producer:
Spencer Kelly
Series Producer:
Barnaby Peel
Director:
Toby Paton

Book of the Week

A Broken Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen's Secret Chord

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

An early loss for the passionate poet-turned-musician. Liel Leibovitz's biography read by Julian Barrett and Colin Stinton. Show more