Programme Index

Discover 9,872,366 listings and 221,109 playable programmes from the BBC

on BBC Two England

The Animals of Farthing Wood
A hurricane is expected. (R) (S)

6.25 Noah's Island
Rocco fights a dragon. Signed. (R) (S)

6.50 There's a Viking In My Bed
Siggy makes a desperate attempt to get noticed. (R) (S)

7.05 Metalheads
Bob impersonates the Sheriff of Nottingham. (R) (S)

7.30 I Love Mummy
(R) (S)

7.55 Newsround

Big Cook Little Cook
Ben cooks Buzzy Bees for a bear. (S)

8.20 Tots TV
Jane teaches a baby vulture how to fly. (S)

8.30 Boo
A visit to an African waterhole for Boo and friends. (R) (S)

8.40 Pingu
The little penguin is sent a Valentine's Day card. (R)

8.45 Little Robots (R) (S)

9.00 Balamory
It's a crazy-golf day. (S) (AD)

9.20 The Roly Mo Show
What is the moon made of? (S)

9.40 Tweenies
Milo and Jake want to fix their fire engine. (R) (S)

10.00 Sergeant Stripes
Where has everyone gone? (R) (S)

10.10 Yoho Ahoy
It's night-time, but Cat has all the blankets. (R) (S)

10.15 Bob the Builder
The gang build a crazy-golf course. (R) (S)

Followed by CBeebies Birthdays


Writer (Balamory):
Wayne Jackman

Repeats are not indicated.
1030 What? Where? When? Why? (ages 6-7) 8103591 10.45 Maths Channel (ages 9-10) Double bill. 1778539 11.05 Hands Up! (ages 9-11) Signed. 3339423 11.20
BBC Primary Geography (ages 9-11) (AD) 3341268 13-40 BBC Primary History (ages 9-11)

The first semi-final of this year's UK championship gets under way this afternoon. Hazel Irvine introduces live coverage of the first of two sessions. BBCi: uninterrupted coverage from start of play, plus coverage of other tables, is available via the red button on the handset


Hazel Irvine

A maximum of nine frames tonight will decide the first place in Sunday's final. Hazel Irvine introduces live coverage of the opening frames, with Steve Davis and John Parrott alongside her in the studio. Commentators are Clive Everton,
Dennis Taylor , Willie Thorne and John Virgo. BBCi: uninterrupted coverage is available via the red button


Hazel Irvine
Steve Davis
John Parrott
Dennis Taylor
Willie Thorne
John Virgo.

Lyveden New Bield in Northamptonshire has not changed for four centuries. Designed to celebrate the owner's faith, it was never completed. In he died, and the workers downed tools.
Chris Beardshaw uncovers the mysteries of the half-built garden lodge with incomplete moats and orchards. Director John Trefor : Exec producer Christina Macaulay GARDENS ILLUSTRATED: L3.85, new issue on sale 16 November


Chris Beardshaw
John Trefor
Christina MacAulay

Regional Variations (2)

A Year at Kew

Series 1

Episode: 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Documentary narrated by Alan Titchmarsh following the daily life and work at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Kew. The Tree Gang answer an SOS from the Botanic Gardens in Gibraltar.

on BBC Two England

7/12. Alan Davies , Jo Brand , Fred MacAulay and Rich Hall on more subjects starting with B. With
Stephen Fry. The next episode is on BBC4 at 10.30. Director Ian Lorimer ; Producer John Lloyd


Alan Davies
Jo Brand
Fred MacAulay
Rich Hall
B. With
Stephen Fry.
Ian Lorimer
John Lloyd

Germaine Greer , Paul Morley and John Tusajoin Mark Lawson to assess the cultural week.
Series producer Tanya Hudson


Germaine Greer
Paul Morley
John Tusajoin
Mark Lawson
Tanya Hudson

A tough-as-they-come film noirstarring Cornel Wilde and Richard Conte. Police Lieutenant Diamond, determined to break a - tightly organised gang gets help from an unexpected source, the leader's wife. Review page 65.
Director Joseph H Lewis (1955, PG) (BW)


Richard Conte.
Joseph H Lewis
Open University/General Interest
Repeats not indicated.
2.00 Two Religions: Two Communities 14718
2.30 The Copulation Explosion 26553
3.00 Getting It Right 20737
3.30 Rothko The Seagram Murals 17805
4.00 Harlem in the 60s 38398
4.30 Glasgow 1998 Supporting the Arts 21466
5.00 Global Fantasy 2 93195
5.30 Trend Trackers

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