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Balamory

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

CBeebies: Balamory

BBC Two England

Balamory

Series 1

Episode 55: Obstacle Course

on BBC Two Wales

Children's series set in an island community. Suzie wants to get rid of some empty boxes from the shop but does not know what to do with them. Josie has an idea. Show more

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 13: Racing Driver

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Ben and Small are having a race to see who can tie their shoelaces the quickest. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Boogie Beebies

Tick Tock Clock

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's music and dance programme. Nat and Pete indulge in a little Tick Tock Clock boogie.

Contributors

Presenter:
Pete Hillier
Presenter:
Nataylia Roni

Regional Variations (2)

Arthur

Series 3

Episode 14: Sue Ellen's Lost Diary/Arthur's Knee

on BBC Two England

Cartoon double bill. Sue Ellen has lost her diary, and Arthur is being secretive about how he hurt his knee. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

High-octane, adrenalin-fuelled adventure game presented by Reggie Yates and Caroline Flack where contestants compete to escape from an exotic island.

Regional Variations (2)

Prank Patrol

Series 1

Episode 4: Computer Game Comes Alive

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which people play pranks on their friends. Joe transforms Barney into a 3D computer game character to trick his younger brother. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

To Sleep with Wombats

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Series in which an elephant mum teaches her calf and his friends about life on the savannah. This time, they learn that all animals need sleep to survive. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Educational series for young children. While outside preparing Pippin's kennel, Auntie Mabel finds a snail on the garden path and compares its shell to the size of a house. Show more

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64 Zoo Lane

Series 1

Episode 4: The Story of Snowbert the Polar Bear

on BBC Two England

Cartoon series about a girl who lives next to a zoo and is told stories by the animals. Lucy hears the tale of Snowbert, a lonely polar bear. Show more

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Boo!

Series 2

Episode 4: At the Vet's

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series about Boo, who likes to hide. Boo and his friends visit the vet and see some interesting animals. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 2

Episode 4: George's Day Off

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Two intrepid koalas who fly around the Australian outback helping people. There's no post for George to deliver but he doesn't know how to spend his free time. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Nina and the Neurons

Series 1

Episode 19: Making Music

on BBC Two England

Show for preschool children. Joel wants to make music, so Nina helps him find household objects that he can use as instruments. They then go to see a real band. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Jackanory Junior

The Last Polar Bears

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Story time for young viewers. Martin Clunes tells the story of a journey to the North Pole with a penguin and Roo the dog, to find the last polar bears.

Regional Variations (2)

Postman Pat

Series 2

Episode 4: Postman Pat Misses the Show

on BBC Two England

Animation about a postman. Pat makes a sculpture of his cat, Jess, and enters it in the Greendale Art Show - which he also manages to save from a flood. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

The Munsters

Series 2

Heap Big Herman

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic sitcom. Herman wanders into the village of an Indian tribe where he is mistaken for an ancient spirit. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Wartime thriller set aboard a ship bound for Canada from Britain, in which an undercover agent is approached by a Nazi spy scheming to sabotage a British convoy in Nova Scotia. Show more

Contributors

Jim Garrick:
Richard Greene
Sally Maitland:
Anna Neagle
Betty Maitland:
Nova Pilbeam
Mrs Towchester:
Margaret Rutherford
Jan Orlock:
Albert Lieven
Madame Orlock:
Lucie Mannheim
Lady Maitland:
Marjorie Fielding
German Commander:
Valentine Dyall
Admiral:
David Horne
Major Fothergill:
Claude Bailey

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

World War II adventure starring Dirk Bogarde and Marius Goring. Two British officers plan to kidnap a Nazi general as an attempt to undermine the German forces in Crete. Show more

Contributors

Major Paddy Fermor:
Dirk Bogarde
General Karl Kreipe:
Marius Goring
Captain Billy Stanley Moss:
David Oxley
Andoni Zoidakis:
Michael Gough
Micky Akoumaianakis:
Rowland Bartrop
Stratis Saviolkis:
Brian Worth

Second World War drama starring Dirk Bogarde and Marius Goring , about the resistance in Crete. Review p45. Director Michael Powell , Emeric Pressburger (1956, U) (BW) The British films season continues with In Which We Serve tomorrow at 10.40am Barry Norman on war films: page 37

Contributors

Unknown:
Dirk Bogarde
Unknown:
Marius Goring
Director:
Michael Powell
Unknown:
Barry Norman

Regional Variations (2)

Sun, Sea and Bargain Spotting

Sun, Sea and Bargain Spotting

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series in which two teams compete to find bargain buys. Angela Rippon and two bargain hunters visit the Italian town of Arrezo in the hope of making a profit back at home. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Open Gardens

Series 2

Episode 4: Menheniot and Ty Newydd

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series which follows people's attempts to have their work accepted into the National Gardens Scheme. Featuring gardens in Cornwall and Glamorgan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Carol Klein
Participant:
William Croggon
Executive Producer:
Melanie Leach
Executive Producer:
Neil Edwards
Producer:
Guy Templeton
Assistant Producer:
Greg Goff
Assistant Producer:
Katie Giles
Production Manager:
Louise Burt
Production Assistant:
Andrew Pawson
Production Assistant:
Johnny Grinter
Director:
Greg Williams
Director:
James Lloyd
Director:
Tim Williams
Camera Operator:
John-Pierre Newman

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 6

Doncaster

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques experts Adam Partridge and Catherine Southon join the team in Doncaster. Paul Martin learns about the life of child labourers during the Industrial Revolution. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Adam Partridge
Participant:
Catherine Southon

Regional Variations (2)

Ready Steady Cook

Series 17

Episode 9: Episode 13

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Two teams battle it out against the clock, creating delicious dishes in 20 minutes. Presented by Ainsley Harriott with chefs James Tanner and Lesley Waters. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Identity

Episode 9

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. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Donny Osmond

Series

Identity

Regional Variations (2)

Eggheads

Series 7

Episode 78

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

Regional Variations (3)

Kitchen Criminals

Head to Head

Part 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Top chefs John Burton Race and Angela Hartnett must turn the nation's worst cooks into Kitchen Heroes. John and Angela must choose the cook they want to represent them. Show more

Regional Variations (5)

Bho Thir nan Craobh

BBC Two Scotland

Your Wales Today

BBC Two Wales

Great British Journeys

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Great British Journeys

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

The late Luciano Pavarotti and the New York Philharmonic Orchestra perform operatic highlights in New York's Central Park.

Regional Variations (2)

The Restaurant

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nine pairs of amateur cooks compete for the opportunity to go into business with Raymond Blanc. The three teams go head-to-head at a lunch service for hundreds of scientists. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Mock the Week

Series 5

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

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:
Jo Caulfield
Participant:
Mark Watson
Participant:
Andy Parsons

Regional Variations (3)

Saxondale

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about an ex-roadie now running a pest control business. Tommy goes to battle against the local small-minded suburbanites when they try to evict a group of squatters. Show more

Contributors

Regional Variations (3)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy sketch show starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Includes an evil henchman's plea for clearer wording in death threats, and a man who can move biscuits with his mind. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Newsnight

06/09/2007

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Gavin Esler introduces comprehensive coverage of the day's main national and international news stories. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gavin Esler

Regional Variations (3)

Heroes

Series 1

Episode 8: Seven Minutes to Midnight

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series about people dealing with newly-discovered superpowers. Suresh has mysterious dreams of the past that make him question what path to take. Show more

Contributors

Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Ando Masahashi:
James Kyson Lee
Noah Bennet:
Jack Coleman
Mohinder Suresh:
Sendhil Ramamurthy
Isaac Mendez:
Santiago Cabrera
FBI Agent Audrey Hanson:
Clea DuVall
Producer:
Tim Kring

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fritz Lang's classic noir crime drama. An honest cop's investigations anger a powerful crime lord, with tragic consequences. Stars Glenn Ford and Gloria Grahame. Show more

Contributors

Det Sgt Dave Bannion:
Glenn Ford
Debby Marsh:
Gloria Grahame
Vince Stone:
Lee Marvin
Bertha Duncan:
Jeanette Nolan
Lt Ted Wilks:
Willis Bouchey
Det Gus Burke:
Robert Burton
Larry Gordon:
Adam Williams
Director:
Fritz Lang
Producer:
Robert Arthur

Formats

BBC Two England

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