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Fimbles

Shadow

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for young children in which Fimbo, Florrie and Baby Pom explore their magical valley. Florrie finds her shadow, but it refuses to do what it's supposed to do. Show more

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The Story Makers

Bits and Pieces

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. Jelly and Jackson are feeling very artistic.

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Balamory

Series 1

Episode 49: Aeroplane

on BBC Two England

Series for young children based around a small Scottish island community. Suzie wants to tell the children a story about flying, but she has never been in an aeroplane. Show more

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Nina and the Neurons

Series 1

Episode 15: Shadows

on BBC Two England

Show for preschoolers. Nina tries to find out where shadows come from, but isn't having any luck. She heads off to Spain where there's lots of sunshine and hopefully shadows. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 1

Episode 15: I Love Going to Granny and Grandpa's It's Just That ...

on BBC Two England

Animation about a brother and sister. Charlie and Lola are going to see their grandparents, but Lola is worried. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 25: Where Is the Pinky Ponk Going?

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Series for young children. Everyone in the Night Garden boards the Pinky Ponk for a special journey to see a magical flower. Show more

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Do Something Different

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

CBBC: Do Something Different

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

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

Contributors

Presenter:
Sam Nixon
Presenter:
Mark Rhodes

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Mona the Vampire

Series 1

Shadow of a Doubt

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series about a young girl who solves ghoulish mysteries. Mona becomes convinced that Principal Shawbly has lost his shadow. Show more

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Bring it On

Series 3

Episode 1: Cheerleaders

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which Fran Beauman and Ania Dykczak attempt to master new skills. The girls travel to North Carolina to learn how to be cheerleaders.

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Time Warp Trio

Series 1

Nightmare on Joe's Street

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. Frankenstein's Monster has escaped from Mary Shelley's imagination and is wreaking havoc in Joe's Brooklyn apartment. Show more

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Whizz Whizz Bang Bang

Series 1

Episode 15: Gig in a Box

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Whizz Whizz Bang Bang, the show that takes viewers' crazy invention ideas and makes them happen. Another young creator designs and builds their own wacky invention. Show more

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Krypto the Superdog

Series 2

Too Many Cooks/Ruffled Feathers

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about Superman's puppy. In Too Many Cooks, Brainy Barker becomes incapacitated. In Ruffled Feathers, Krypto becomes jealous.

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Even Stevens

Series 2

Sibling Rivalry

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom about class clown Louis Stevens and his perfect sister Ren. Donnie persuades Louis and Ren to resolve their conflict on a local talk show. Show more

Contributors

Louis Stevens:
Shia LaBeouf
Mrs Stevens:
Donna Pescow
Steve Stevens:
Tom Virtue
Donnie Stevens:
Nick Spano

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Duration: 3 hours, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Live coverage of the World Athletics Championships in Osaka, where five titles will be decided: the women's triple jump, javelin and 200m, and the men's 400m and 110m hurdles. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 4

Episode 18: Port Talbot to North Devon

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series which helps prospective buyers find their dream home in the country. The Turpin family want to swap their very unique Port Talbot home for a place on the North Devon coast. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 6

Luton

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Manning and Mark Stacey offer their expert valuations in Luton, while presenter Paul Martin steps back in time to learn more about the Enigma machine and Bletchley Park. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Anita Manning
Participant:
Mark Stacey
Director:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 17

Episode 5

Duration: 46 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bonnie Langford and Jason Gardiner help chefs Brian Turner and Gino D'Acampo to make a meal in just twenty minutes. Presented by Ainsley Harriott.

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Identity

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Donny Osmond presents a game show testing contestants' people-watching prowess. Participants try to match up 12 strangers with their secret identities to win big cash prizes.

Contributors

Presenter:
Donny Osmond

Series

Identity

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Eggheads

Series 7

Episode 74

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. Show more

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Kitchen Criminals

Angela Hartnett's Boot Camp

Part 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Top chefs John Burton Race and Angela Hartnett have scoured the country to find the nation’s worst cooks and now must turn them into Kitchen Heroes. Show more

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Landward

BBC Two Scotland

Discovering Welsh Houses

BBC Two Wales

World Athletics

BBC Two England

World Athletics Championships

Osaka 2007

Highlights, Day 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights of a busy day at the World Athletics Championships in Osaka, including the men's 400m final and 110m hurdles final. Show more

Regional Variations (5)

The Cosmos: A Beginner's Guide

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

World Athletics Championships

BBC Two Scotland

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Big Cat Diary Family Histories

BBC Two England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The story of a lone cheetah cub being raised by her mother in the Masaai Mara in Kenya. As Duma's story unfolds, we follow her as she grows up learning lessons along the way. Show more

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Gardeners' World

2007

Episode 5: 40 Years of Gardeners' World

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Monty Don, Alan Titchmarsh and a host of other celebrity gardeners look back on the programme that has become a national gardening institution. Show more

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Michael Wood: The Story of India

Episode 2: The Power of Ideas

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Michael Wood shows how Alexander the Great's invasion of India inspired her first empire and how Buddha's ideas were turned into political reality by an emperor. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which grumpy celebrities complain about holidays. They moan about the weather and the hundreds of other holidaymakers all getting on your nerves. Show more

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Mock the Week

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Mock the Week

BBC Two England

Mock the Week

Series 5

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Comedy show combining panel game with stand-up and improvisation, taking a satirical swipe at the news. Presented by Dara O'Briain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Andy Parsons

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Reading and Leeds Festival

2007

Episode 12: 2007 Highlights

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Edith Bowman and Zane Lowe present highlights of the 2007 Reading and Leeds Festival weekend. Including Arcade Fire, Kings Of Leon, Ash, Gossip, Bloc Party and Smashing Pumpkins. Show more

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Arrested Development

Series 1

Episode 21: Not without my Daughter

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about a rich dysfunctional family. Michael takes Maeby to work with him. Tobias, George-Michael and Gob go to the mall to prove their manliness. Show more

Contributors

Michael Bluth:
Jason Bateman
Lindsay Funke:
Portia De Rossi
George Oscar 'Gob' Bluth:
Will Arnett
Lucille Bluth:
Jessica Walter
George Michael Bluth:
Michael Cera
George Bluth Sr:
Jeffrey Tambor
Tobias Funke:
David Cross
Mae 'Maeby' Fluke:
Alia Shawkat
Narrator:
Ron Howard
Barry Zuckerkorn:
Henry Winkler

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How I Met Your Mother

Series 1

Episode 20: Best Prom Ever

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom. Lily and Robin have to gatecrash a high school prom to check out the band because Marshall and Lily want to hire them for the wedding at short notice. Show more

Contributors

Ted Mosby:
Josh Radnor
Marshall Eriksen:
Jason Segel
Robin Scherbatsky:
Cobie Smulders
Barney Stinson:
Neil Patrick Harris
Lily Aldrin:
Alyson Hannigan
Director:
Pamela Fryman

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Star Trek: The Next Generation

Series 3

Episode 4: Who Watches the Watchers?

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series. Mistakenly believing Captain Picard to be a god, the members of a primitive culture seize Counsellor Troi and prepare to sacrifice her.

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Series 3

Episode 5: The Bonding

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series. When the ship's archaeologist is killed, Worf feels responsible for the son she left behind.

BBC Two England

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