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Balamory

Series 2

Episode 14: Musical Houses

on BBC Two England

Series set in a small island community. Suzie eats her dinner in the shop and does her ironing in the cafe. How can Penny get her to do things in the right place?

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 28: Little Bo Peep

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. The cooks make Little Bo Peep a potato sheep, and in return she gives them a new jumper. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

Penguin Bop - Thursday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's music programme. A chance for viewers to dance. Would you like to fly-bop like a penguin? Then come and boop boop de do with Pete and Nat.

Contributors

Presenter:
Pete Hillier
Presenter:
Nataylia Roni

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Pitt and Kantrop

Problem Pets

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's prehistoric animation. 12-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop try to help their tribe. Pitt rescues a sabre tooth tiger cub. Show more

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Roar

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rani Price and Matthew Skilton with stories from Howletts and Port Lympne wild animal parks. Find out what makes gorillas really cross and how to make a ruler to measure a giraffe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alex Dolan
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for preschool children combining animation with live action footage. When Max gets a cold, a special trip is put off and Mama prescribes rest and fluids. Show more

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Come Outside

Useful Holes

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Educational fun for children. Auntie Mabel observes a mouse living in a hole in her kitchen wall and visits the woods to see some other holes occupied by animals. Show more

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64 Zoo Lane

Series 1

Episode 19: The Story of Wally the Wombat

on BBC Two England

Cartoon series about a girl who is told stories by the zoo animals next door. Boris tells a story set in Australia.

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Boo!

Series 2

Episode 19: Pyramids

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Boo, who likes to hide. Today Boo and his friends explore the Pyramids and Boo becomes a Pharaoh. Show more

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Lunar Jim

Homemade Circus

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool stop-frame animation. Ted is disappointed when the Super Space Circus have to cancel their visit to Moonaluna at the last minute. Show more

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Nina and the Neurons

Series 1

Episode 9: Nina Needs a Wee

on BBC Two England

Show for pre-school children. Nina goes to Spain to meet Jessica and to find out how we know when we need to use the toilet. Then she heads off sightseeing. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of Friendlyville's vehicles. Finley, Isabelle and DJ fill up with petrol, leaving none for the other trucks, and must learn to share. Show more

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Postman Pat

Series 5

Episode 8: Postman Pat and the Pink Slippers

on BBC Two England

Children's animation. Ted invents a sock-drying machine, which destroys Pat's socks. Pat has to borrow a pair of pink fluffy slippers. Show more

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Let's Write a Story

Master Story Teller: The End

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Educational series. Danny is running out of time to finish his story, and can't think of an ending. He falls asleep trying and has a terrible nightmare. Show more

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Primary Geography

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Primary Geography

Postcards

Bangladesh: Clean Water in Bangladesh

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Educational series for seven- to 11-year-olds. Presenter Eils Hewitt looks at the provision of clean water in urban Dhaka.

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Daily Politics

Conference Special

Duration: 3 hours

on BBC Two England

Coverage of the Labour Party Conference in Bournemouth, presented by Andrew Neil and Jenny Scott.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Jenny Scott

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Match of the Day Live

FIFA Women's World Cup 2007

Semi-Final: USA v Brazil

Duration: 2 hours, 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Live coverage of the second Women's World Cup semi-final between Brazil and the USA, presented by Jake Humphrey. Show more

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Flying Gardener

Series 4

Episode 2: Cotswold Climbers

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chris Beardshaw visits inspirational gardens by helicopter. A look at fine examples of vertical gardening found in the castles and villages of the Cotswolds. Show more

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Open Gardens

Series 2

Episode 16: Kingston and Cherry Trees

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following people's attempts to join the National Gardens Scheme. Featuring a tiny town garden in Devon and a small green space in Gloucestershire. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 6

Buxton

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Peak District is the location for today's programme. Experts Kate Bliss and Phillip Serrell examine the antiques while presenter Paul Martin explores Poole's Cavern. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Kate Bliss

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 17

Episode 17

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ainsley Harriott presents the show where two teams battle it out against the clock, creating delicious dishes in 20 minutes. With chefs Lesley Waters and Garrey Dawson. Show more

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Weakest Link

27/09/2007

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 8

Episode 13

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from around the UK attempt to beat the Eggheads. Show more

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Nature's Calendar

Series 1

Episode 34: Autumn: Parks and Estates

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. A guide to the best places in Britain to see wildlife in autumn. Chris Packham sees parakeets and Chinese ducks on Hampstead Heath. Show more

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Bright Sparks

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Your Wales Today

BBC Two Wales

Great British Journeys

BBC Two England

Great British Journeys

Episode 7: John Leland's Itinerary

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The documentary series retracing journeys from British history attempts a 300-mile trip through the West Country, inspired by topographer John Leland. Show more

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The Restaurant

Series 1

Episode 10

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Amateur cooks compete for the opportunity to go into business with restaurateur Raymond Blanc. Tonight three couples must come up with their own exciting new microwave meal. Show more

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Mock the Week

Series 5

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Two teams of comedians take a satirical swipe at the news and world events. This end-of-series special compiles new material, outtakes and highlights from previous shows. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
David Mitchell

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Saxondale

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about an ex-roadie now running a pest control business. Tommy grows suspicious when Magz starts spending a lot of time with her spiritual guru. Show more

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Sport Wales

BBC Two Wales

Gavin & Stacey

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

That Mitchell and Webb Look

BBC Two England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy sketch show starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Includes a chance to swim with, and ultimately get eaten by, a very angry great white shark called Owen. Show more

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Newsnight

27/09/2007

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

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Heroes

Series 1

Episode 11: Fallout

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama. As details about Isaac's nuclear bombing prediction are revealed, the heroes face tragedy and betrayals. Suresh takes the first steps along his new path. 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

Heroes

Series 1

Episode 12: Godsend

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama. Nathan's determination to save Peter forces him to turn to Simone for help, and Isaac's painting inspires Hiro and Ando to search for the pictured samurai sword. 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

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Match of the Day

FIFA Women's World Cup 2007

21/09/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights of the second Women's World Cup semi-final.

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Family Guy

Series 3

Episode 21: Viewer Mail No 1

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated comedy. Three stories inspired by viewers' letters: Peter loses his bones, the Griffins gain superpowers, and Peter and friends appear as Little Rascals. Show more

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