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Fimbles

Rugby Ball

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which colourful characters explore the magical valley around them. When Fimbo finds a funny-shaped ball, Rockit is convinced it is a kangaroo's egg. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

When midnight strikes in the children's library, it is time for the Story Makers to come out and make new stories. What rhymes with Jelly? Show more

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Balamory

Series 4

Episode 223: Hello Day

on BBC Two England

Series for preschool children based around the small island community of Balamory in Scotland. It is Hello Day at the nursery, but Penny is not interested in saying hello. Show more

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Arthur

Series 11

Episode 11: Arthur Changes Gears

on BBC Two England

Animated series following the adventures of a young aardvark and his friends. Arthur finally saves enough money to buy the bike of his dreams. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Sam and Mark have suggestions of stuff to do and great films to watch. This is how to make your holidays the best ever. Show more

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Barney Harwood gives viewers backstage access at the Sorcerer's Apprentice magic school. Animal lover Ellie struggles to get to grips with the mouse trick. Joe writes an apology. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 24: The Ball

on BBC Two England

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The ball bounces around the garden visiting one character after another. They all enjoy playing with it until it reaches Makka Pakka and his uff-uff blows it right away. Show more

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Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

Sam Spades of the Savannah

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for preschool children combining animation with wildlife footage. Bo has lost his favourite feather. Mama and the kids solve the mystery. Show more

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Something Special

Series 1

Episode 14: Food Part 2

on BBC Two Wales

Educational series using Makaton sign language. Mr Tumble has just woken up and it is time for breakfast. Can he make breakfast without making a mess? Show more

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 19: Pilot

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Ben and Small cook a meal of pilot's plane for Paula the Pilot. She gives them a paper plane in exchange. Show more

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Underground Ernie

Sir Clunkalot

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

CGI animation about Ernie, controller of International Underground. Ernie dresses up in a suit of armour and gets stuck, but also saves a maiden in distress. Show more

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LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 36: Haunted Castle

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fun with pink-haired Stephanie and superhero Sportacus as they learn how to make healthy choices and get active. Robbie plays a nasty trick on the children. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about the genius detective and his assistant Archie Goodwin. The buttons on some abandoned baby clothes lead Archie to a murder. Show more

Contributors

Archie Goodwin:
Timothy Hutton
Nero Wolfe:
Maury Chaykin
Ellen Tenzer:
Carrie Fisher
Nicolas Losseff:
Griffin Dunne

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Daily Politics

12/07/2007

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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Eggheads

Series 3

Episode 18

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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Nature's Calendar

Series 1

Episode 24: Summer: Rocky Islands

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

A guide to the best places to see wildlife in Britain in summer. Chris Packham and his team visit some rocky offshore islands. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Michaela Strachan leads a group of celebrities campaigning to save endangered wildlife. This edition looks at peregrine falcons, the Scottish wild cat, butterflies and newts. Show more

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Museum

Series 1

Episode 8: Old Pots and Puzzles

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary that goes behind the scenes at the British Museum. Irving Finkel is called to Scotland Yard to help the police with an enquiry. Show more

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The Alastair Campbell Diaries

Episode 2: In Power: Politics and People

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Documentary about the political life of Alastair Campbell, once the closest ally of Tony Blair. Show more

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Mock the Week

Series 5

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy show combining elements of panel game, stand-up and improvisation. Two teams of comedians taking a satirical swipe at the news and world events, presented by Dara O'Briain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Jo Caulfield
Participant:
Michael McIntyre

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Hyperdrive

Series 2

Episode 1: Green Javelins

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi comedy set in 2151 about a spaceship protecting British interests in a changing galaxy. Henderson is invited to join Britain's premier space-o-batics team. Show more

Contributors

Commander Henderson:
Nick Frost
Sandstrom:
Petra Massey

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Still Game

Series 6

Episode 1: Hot Seat

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Scottish sitcom. Craiglang is in the grip of a hot spell, and Jack and Victor have found the perfect place to relax in the park on the ultimate bench. Show more

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Rome

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series looking at the birth of the Roman Empire through the eyes of ordinary citizens as well as famous historical figures. Brutus and Cassius make an unexpected resurgence. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

True story of a couple torn apart by religious strife. A Catholic man and his Protestant wife are engulfed by turmoil when the woman resists the Catholic schooling of her daughter. Show more

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