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Arthur

Series 11

Episode 6: Feeling Flush

on BBC Two England

Animated series following the adventures of a young aardvark. When Elwood City experiences a drought, Francine bets Arthur her family can use less water than his. Show more

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ChuckleVision

Series 15

Episode 12: The Purple Pimple, Part Two

on BBC Two England

Comedy antics with the silly siblings. Paul and Barry sneak onto a ship where they are caught up in a mutiny. Show more

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Get 100

Series 1

Episode 25

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

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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Bring it On

Series 3

Episode 5: Shark Diving

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which presenters attempt to master new skills. Fran Beauman and Ania Dykczak learn to scuba dive so they can meet a great white shark.

Regional Variations (3)

Ag Ionnsachadh le Blarag/Learning with Connie

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Take a Bow

BBC Two England

Take a Bow

Steel Pans in a Snowdome

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

A celebration of children's performing talents across the UK. Steel panners from Staffordshire bring sunshine in the snow. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 5

Episode 21: Mitzi the Flying Nurse

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Frank and Buster, two intrepid young koalas who help other creatures in need. Mitzi uses her nursing skills to tend to some wilting plants. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 44: Data Day

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which animated numbers solve mathematical problems. Spooky Spoon is mixing things from a quiet cafe with a noisy party, so Number 3 sets things straight. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

CBeebies: Boogie Beebies

BBC Two England

Boogie Beebies

Airport - Friday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

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 19: Pingu and the Braces

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Pingu, the clumsy young penguin who is often misunderstood. Pingu and Pingg borrow a pair of Grandfather's braces to play with. Show more

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Me Too!

Series 1

Episode 68: Painting by Numbers

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series for four-to-six-year-olds about parents at work and their childminded children. Mickey John teaches art using a painting-by-numbers picture. Show more

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Something Special

Series 2

Episode 15: Nursery Rhymes and Songs 3

on BBC Two England

Educational series using Makaton sign language. In a magical world of nursery rhymes, Justin meets a sailor who went to sea, sea, sea.

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Postman Pat

Series 7

Episode 3: Postman Pat and the Pot of Gold

on BBC Two England

Children's animation. Pat and the other parents decide to brighten up the school by painting a rainbow on the playground wall. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for pre-school children. Little Bo visits her uncle Roly Mo in Fimble Valley every day. Bibby is in danger of getting washed. Show more

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The Maths Channel

Years 1 and 2: Subtraction

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Maths series for five- to seven-year-olds. The programme shows that you can subtract one or more from another number at a time. A useful pattern emerges. Show more

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Daily Politics

18/05/2007

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

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 7: 30 minute reversions

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore behind the scenes at Longleat. It is time for Seanna the sea lion pup to leave mum and attend her first day of sea lion training. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Executive Producer:
Annette Clarke
Executive Producer:
Chris Powell
Series Producer:
Susanne Curran

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Living in the Sun

Series 2

Episode 11

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nadia Sawalha presents a series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. She meets Sharon Godfrey, who is launching a dating agency with a difference on the Costa Blanca.

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Escape to the Country

Series 5

Episode 5: Lincolnshire

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Home relocation series. Jules Hudson is in Lincolnshire helping house hunters Warren Archer and Steven Barritt from Maidenhead to find their perfect new home. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 5

Episode 32: Rochester

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin presents from Rochester in Kent, with experts Philip Serrell and Elizabeth Talbot rummaging through bags and boxes. Paul learns rope-making in Chatham. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Presenter:
Philip Serrell
Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 15

18/05/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sushi restaurant owner Simon Woodroffe joins The Apprentice runner-up Saira Khan for a culinary challenge with chefs Nick Nairn and James Martin. Presented by Ainsley Harriott. Show more

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Weakest Link

18/05/2007

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

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 54

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

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 35

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Marcus Wareing and Mark Broadbent cook their entire menus for the panel of judges, who will then name the chef to represent the North in the national final. Show more

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Money Programme

18/05/2007

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Max Flint investigates how the smoking ban, to be introduced on 1st July, will affect the bingo industry in England. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Max Flint

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Museum

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Politics Scotland

BBC Two Scotland

Christine's Garden

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Bill Oddie Goes Wild

BBC Two England

Bill Oddie Goes Wild

Series 2

Episode 7: Wicken Fen

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Wildlife around Britain. This edition comes from Wicken Fen nature reserve, where Bill goes hunting for beetles, a stingless nettle, moths, dragonflies and rare orchids. Show more

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Gardeners' World

2007

Episode 9

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Gardening series. Monty, Joe and Carol are joined at Berryfields by Sarah Raven for another hour of gardening. It's all about colour as the team plants up the various gardens. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Don
Presenter:
Carol Klein
Presenter:
Joe Swift
Presenter:
Sarah Raven

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Rock 'n' Rugby Years

BBC Two Wales

The People's Coronation - Timewatch

BBC Two England

Timewatch

2007-2008

The People's Coronation

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary celebrating the sumptuous coronation of Queen Elizabeth II on 2nd June 1953, as told by the people who watched, shaped and recorded it. Show more

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Wild

2006-07 Shorts

Episode 5: Robins of Eden

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Eden Project is a world of different habitats created in a single Cornish quarry and probably the unlikeliest place to find the robin. So why have they set up home there? Show more

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Balderdash and Piffle

Series 2

Episode 2: Man's Best Friend

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Victoria Coren presents the series about words. This episode investigates the many uses we have for the word 'dog'. Show more

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Newsnight

18/05/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Round-table arts discussion series with Kirsty Wark. Regular critics include Tom Paulin, Germaine Greer, Allison Pearson, Bonnie Greer, Ian Hislop and Ekow Eshun.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark

Genres

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Later... with Jools Holland

Series 29

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Jools Holland introduces a diverse mix of new musical talent and established artists including Patti Smith, the Cold War Kids, Joe Cocker, the Cribs, and Simply Red. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Updated adaptation of Shakespeare's Othello, with Josh Hartnett and Julia Stiles. The classic story of ambition and envy is transferred to an exclusive American high school. Show more

Contributors

Odin James:
Mekhi Phifer
Hugo Goulding:
Josh Hartnett
Desi Brable:
Julia Stiles
Coach Duke Goulding:
Martin Sheen
Roger Rodriguez:
Elden Henson
Dean Brable:
John Heard

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Star Trek

Series 2

Episode 22: By Any Other Name

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

When the USS Enterprise is hijacked, the crew unwillingly become part of an intergalactic invasion force. Show more

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Malcolm in the Middle

Series 5

Episode 15: Reese's Apartment

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about a gifted boy growing up in a chaotic family. When Hal and Lois kick Reese out of the house, he ends up renting an apartment. Show more

BBC Two England

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