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Fimbles

White Line

Duration: 20 minutes

Children's series in which Fimbo, Florrie and Baby Pom explore the magical valley around them. Fimbo's white line is the finishing line for a race around Fimble Valley. Show more

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When midnight strikes in the children's library, it's time for the Story Makers to come out and make new stories for the morning. Poor Jelly feels ill - what's the matter? Show more

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Balamory

Series 4

Episode 3: Plum Abroad

Live-action series for preschool children based around the small island community of Balamory in Scotland. PC Plum misses Balamory too much to enjoy his holiday.

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Arthur

Series 11

Episode 5: The Secret About Secrets

Animated series following the adventures of a young aardvark and his friends. Everyone seems to have a secret. Everyone except DW, that is. Show more

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ChuckleVision

Series 15

Episode 11: The Purple Pimple, Part One

Comedy antics with the siblings. In 18th century England, Paul and Barry think they are safe from France's revolutionary happenings, but they are wrong.

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Get 100

Series 1

Episode 24

Duration: 25 minutes

Gameshow in which four contestants compete in a razor-sharp quiz where the answers to all the questions are numbers between one and 99. Play the points perfectly to win! Show more

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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 1 (15min Versions)

Episode 17: Good Behaviour

Drama series about a young girl and her life in a children's home. Tracy attempts to speed up her fostering by becoming the model of good behaviour.

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Krypto the Superdog

Series 2

Episode 22: Revolt of the Beavers

Duration: 10 minutes

Children's animation about Superman's puppy Krypto. While at camp, Kevin uncovers a group of beavers and their scheme to take over the world.

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Ag Ionnsachadh le Blarag/Learning with Connie

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Take a Bow

BBC Two England

Take a Bow

Sheyenne on the London Eye

Duration: 5 minutes

A celebration of children's performing talents across the UK. Sheyenne boards the London Eye and sings her way to the top. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 5

Episode 20: Ned's Missing Teddy

Duration: 10 minutes

The adventures of Frank and Buster, two intrepid young koalas. Ned takes Teddy on an outback adventure and realises he isn't with him when he gets home. Show more

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CBeebies: Numberjacks

BBC Two England

Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 43: Square Dancing

Duration: 20 minutes

Comedy adventure series in which animated numbers solve maths problems. The Shape Japer is making people dance when they step onto squares even if they don't want to. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

Airport - Thursday

Duration: 15 minutes

Children's music programme. A chance for viewers to dance. Boogie Pete takes a trip to the airport to track down high-flying dance moves for the big video.

Contributors

Presenter:
Pete Hillier

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Pingu

Series 7

Episode 18: Pingu's Big Catch

Duration: 5 minutes

The adventures of Pingu, the clumsy young penguin. Pingu goes fishing, claiming he'll catch a big one. He joins his friend Pingo but all Pingu reels in is junk. Show more

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Me Too!

Series 1

Episode 67: Running Out

Duration: 20 minutes

Children's drama series. Rudi has been so busy looking after an ill Louie that he has forgotten to reorder stock for his stall and has run out of things to sell. Show more

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Educational series using Makaton sign language. Mr Tumble has some amazing shoes, including a special pair for dancing. Show more

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Postman Pat

Series 7

Episode 2: Postman Pat and the Stolen Strawberries

Children's animation. Pat visits Dorothy, who tells him that all her strawberries have gone missing. Show more

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Series for pre-school children. Little Bo visits her uncle Roly Mo in Fimble Valley every day. When it is rainy in Fimble Valley a trip to the beach can warm everyone up. Show more

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Look and Read

Captain Crimson

Episode 4: A Giant Celebration

Duration: 20 minutes

Literacy for seven- to nine-year-olds. Gary the Gladiator knocks himself out at Amy's birthday party, Captain Crimson comes to the rescue. Show more

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News, views and moves on the political stories of the day, plus live House of Commons coverage presented by Andrew Neil and Jenny Scott. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Jenny Scott

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Animal Park

Series 4

Episode 8

Duration: 1 hour

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. They find out how the animals deal with the cold. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble

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Living in the Sun

Series 2

Episode 10: Palms

Duration: 57 minutes

Nadia Sawalha presents a series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. She meets Andrew and Karen Pearson, who have set up home in Valencia importing exotic plants and trees.

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Escape to the Country

Series 5

Episode 4: North Devon

Duration: 44 minutes

Home relocation series. Alistair Appleton helps James and Monica, who live in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, and are keen to trade in city life for the wilds of north Devon. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 5

Episode 27: Poole

Duration: 45 minutes

Paul Martin is in Poole where experts Mark Stacey and Charlie Ross share their knowledge of antiques and collectables. Paul also visits a house full of retro Americana. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Mark Stacey
Participant:
Charlie Ross

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 15

17/05/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

Trading Up presenters Kevin Allan and Louise Lear challenge chefs Brian Turner and Paul Rankin to produce mouth-watering culinary masterpieces. Presented by Ainsley Harriott. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Brian Turner
Participant:
Paul Rankin
Participant:
Louise Lear
Participant:
Kevin Allan

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Weakest Link

17/05/2007

Duration: 45 minutes

Anne Robinson presents the quick-fire general knowledge quiz in which contestants eliminate the weakest team member at the end of each round. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson

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Eggheads

Series 7

Episode 53

Duration: 30 minutes

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads, quiz champions including millionaire winner Judith Keppel. Show more

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Great British Menu

Series 2

North

Part 34

Duration: 30 minutes

For dessert, Marcus serves up a witty take on the good old british cuppa, Earl Grey tea cream with Eccles cakes, and Mark presents his innovative version strawberries and cream. Show more

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The Greenmount Garden

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

What's in a Name?

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Air An Toir

BBC Two Scotland

Wild Florida

BBC Two England

Wild

2006-07

Episode 6: Wild Florida

Duration: 30 minutes

Florida's coasts are hugely populated, home to places like Miami and Palm Beach. But close to the concrete jungle is a Florida hidden from visitors, full of exotic wildlife. Show more

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EĆ²rpa

BBC Two Scotland

Hearts and Minds

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Museum

BBC Two England

Museum

Series 1

Episode 2: Bodies of Knowledge

Duration: 30 minutes

Iron Age bodies, Sudanese sacrifice victims, and 40 or so mummies are just a few of the body parts held in the BM. But do human remains belong in a museum? Show more

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The Hairy Bikers' Cookbook

The Hairy Bikers Ride Again

Episode 6: Belgium

Duration: 30 minutes

Things get surreal in Brussels when Si and Dave walk their way into a Magritte painting. And the Hairies decide to feed a posse of Belgium cowboys a stew of boar and beer. Show more

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It's Not Easy Being Green

Series 2

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

Documentary series in which Dick and James Strawbridge help other people to 'go green'. A primary school in St Albans calls in Dick to cut their water bills. Show more

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The Catherine Tate Show

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

Available for 4 months

Award-winning comedy sketch series co-written and performed by the versatile comedy actress. Nan's sister comes over from Spain, Derek gets a massage and Lauren gets hitched.

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Roman's Empire

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

Comedy series about Roman Pretty, a self-made millionaire with three daughters. Nikki has second thoughts about marrying Seb; it looks like Leo has one last chance to win her back. Show more

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High Hopes

BBC Two Wales

Spotlight

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two England

The Graham Norton Show

Series 1

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

Graham Norton presents a show focusing on people, trends and aspects of celebrity culture. Graham's guests are Joan Collins and Jason Donovan. Show more

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The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Roman's Empire

BBC Two Wales

The British Way of Death: BBC4 on BBC2

BBC Two England

Desi DNA

Series 4

Episode 10

Duration: 30 minutes

Asian arts, culture and entertainment magazine, including the Hindu and Muslim groups that are setting the standard in youth activism, and a preview of the annual Indian Oscars. Show more

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The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two Wales

As BBC2

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Timeshift

Series 5

The British Way of Death

Duration: 40 minutes

Film exploring why the British funeral has acquired a new spirit of informality and whether we are improvising new rituals to fill a more profound vacuum in our secular society. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Robert Murphy
Producer:
Robert Murphy
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

Bittersweet comedy drama starring Brenda Blethyn , Catherine Keener and Emily Mortimer. A mother and her disparate daughters face up to some home truths. Review page 50.
Director Nicole Holofcener (2001, 15)

Contributors

Unknown:
Brenda Blethyn
Unknown:
Catherine Keener
Unknown:
Emily Mortimer.
Director:
Nicole Holofcener

Family-oriented drama about a mother (Brenda Blethyn), her two grown-up daughters (Catherine Keener and Emily Mortimer), and a third adopted child who is just eight years old. Show more

Contributors

Michelle Marks:
Catherine Keener
Jane Marks:
Brenda Blethyn
Elizabeth Marks:
Emily Mortimer
Annie Marks:
Raven Goodwin
Kevin McCabe:
Dermot Mulroney
Dr Crane:
Michael Nouri

BBC Two England

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