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Go Hard or Go Home (2023)Go Hard or Go Home (2023)
BBC iPlayer, 2023 Running | Reality

Brutal workouts... terrifying challenges... how far will eight Brits go to change their life? Adrenalin-fuelled fitness challenge series, hosted by Jordan North.


Afghanistan: Getting OutAfghanistan: Getting Out
BBC iPlayer, 2022 On Hiatus | Documentary

Key figures from the US, UK and Afghanistan tell their stories of President Obama's troubled efforts to get allied troops out of Afghanistan, and the disastrous effects they had.


Freeze: Skating on the EdgeFreeze: Skating on the Edge
BBC iPlayer, 2022 On Hiatus | Documentary
Rating: 4/5

Freeze: Skating On The Edge follows several of Britain's top skaters over the course of a crucial year as they fight to maintain their place in the elite Team GB Performance Squad - or, for those on the outside looking in, bag themselves a coveted spot on the team. But there are plenty of hurdles to overcome, including lockdown, psychological battles, injuries, falls, problems with funding and the pressures of training at the highest level, which mean only with the strongest mental resilience can survive in the sport.


Destination XDestination X
BBC iPlayer In Development | Reality

Based on a Belgian format, this adventure reality competition series sees ten contestants embark on a the road trip of a lifetime, but with no idea where they are. They ride an "innovative" Destination X bus, in which reality is tweaked to mislead them and the viewers, and must solve clues that provide information on their location. At the end of each episode, the contestant who places their X furthest from the correct spot on a map leaves the competition.


Freddie Flintoff's Field Of DreamsFreddie Flintoff's Field Of Dreams
BBC iPlayer, 2022 On Hiatus | Sports, Reality

Freddie returns to his home town for the sporting challenge of a lifetime. Can he inspire some unlikely teens to give cricket a chance - or has he bitten off more than he can chew?


FloatFloat
BBC iPlayer, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Romance
Rating: 3/5

Lifeguarding at the local pool, Jade and Collette begin an unexpected romance.


How to Fix a RailwayHow to Fix a Railway
BBC iPlayer, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

A multibillion-pound investment is underway to make our railways bigger, better and faster, and over three years, we go behind the scenes with Wales's newest rail body as they try to make ambitious promises a reality. From the boardroom to the platform, we meet those trying to win hearts, minds and more customers, and all in the middle of a pandemic that's knocked public transport for six. Can they still deliver on time? It's a TV movie available in the Movies section!


Darren McGarvey: The State We're InDarren McGarvey: The State We're In
BBC iPlayer, 2024 Running | Crime, Documentary

With privileged access to hospitals, schools and prisons, writer and rapper Darren McGarvey takes an unflinching look at the UK's public services.


Jailed: Inside Maghaberry PrisonJailed: Inside Maghaberry Prison
BBC iPlayer, 2023 Running | Crime, Documentary

Stephen Nolan gets unprecedented access to one of the UK's most notorious high-security jails. Face to face with prisoners in their cells, he finds a system under pressure.


Doctor Who: Scream of the ShalkaDoctor Who: Scream of the Shalka
BBC iPlayer, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Animation

The Doctor, a time-travelling alien explorer, is sent by his people, the Time Lords, to liberate a small town in England from the tyrannical rule of a race of alien lava creatures called the Shalka. This full-length animated adventure, originally broadcast on-line on the BBC's official Doctor Who website, is the first adventure of the ninth Doctor, Richard E. Grant.


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