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Balamory

Series 3

Episode 149: Gospel Choir

on BBC Two England

Live action pre-school fun set in the island community of Balamory. PC Plum is too busy singing for the Gospel Choir to look after police matters. Show more

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Doodle Do

Ice Cube Drawing

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures with Dib-Dab, Scribble and Stick. Chris shows Dib-Dab, Scribble and Stick how to paint with ice cubes, and the four of them play a game of ice hockey. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

Pirate Gang - Tuesday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's music programme. A chance for viewers to dance. Boogie with Pete and Nat as they set out to sea with the Pirate Gang.

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Yvon of the Yukon

The Fat Runner

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation series about a frozen French warrior from the 17th century. Tommy's dream comes true when he is given a government grant to produce a short film. Show more

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Whizz Whizz Bang Bang

Series 1

Episode 2: Rocket Bed

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's show that takes viewers' crazy invention ideas and makes them happen. In this episode an attempt is made to strap a rocket to a desk. Show more

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Clutter Nutters

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nigel Clarke and Hannah Sandling host the show in which kids try to lose the most clutter. Best mates Ellie and Chris battle it out in Rotherham and sell their best wares online. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 27: Wave to the Wottingers

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Series for young children. The Pontipines set out on their long walk, but everywhere they go their neighbours, the Wottingers, are there before them. Show more

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Me Too!

Series 2

Episode 30: Masks

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about the parallel lives of parents at work and their children, who stay with Granny Murray. Tina and Raymond are performing Cinderella on a ferry boat. Show more

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Pingu

Series 4

Episode 5: Pingu Cannot Lose

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Pingu, the clumsy young penguin who feels he is misunderstood. Pingu has some bad luck while bowling, failing to score any points. Show more

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Jakers: The Adventures of Piggley Winks

Series 3

Episode 4: Macarooned

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Porcine adventures with Piggley Winks and friends. Grandpa Piggley recounts the story of the time he was lost at sea and subsequently stranded on a remote island.

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Mr Tumble

Nursery Rhymes 3

on BBC Two England

Children's programme using the Makaton sign language system. Mr Tumble dresses up as Little Jack Horner and Little Miss Muffet.

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Pinky Dinky Doo and the Cloud People

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed media animation series about a little girl who loves to make up stories. Pinky helps a brother and sister cloud settle an argument. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 17: Off Colour

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated numbers solve mathematical problems with children. The Numbertaker is making toys disappear. Using the Brain Gain, the Numberjacks try to confuse him. Show more

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Celebrations

Hinduism

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for five- to seven-year-old children about the world's religious festivals. Finding out how Hindus celebrate Janmashtami, the birthday of Krishna.

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Meet the Ancestors

Series 5

Episode 1: Chariot Queen

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Archaeology series. Julian Richards and team uncover the tallest Iron Age woman ever found in Britain. They try to build a replica of the chariot beside her. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sculptured Russian puppets perform the powerful story of regal and rustic characters. King Leontes's fit of temper results in the death of his wife and son. Show more

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Bowls: Scottish International Open

BBC Two Scotland

Around the World In80 Treasures

BBC Two England

Around the World in 80 Treasures

Series 1

Japan to China

Part 2: Japan to China

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series with Dan Cruickshank. In Japan, he visits a temple with a meditation garden, and in China, marvels at the Great Wall and the Terracotta army. Show more

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BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Animal Park: Wild in Africa

BBC Two England

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble are on safari in Namibia. Ben gets airborne to see one of Africa's biggest migrations, and Kate reports on how four-wheel drive vehicles upset the birds. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 2

Balham to Cornwall

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series in which presenter Nick Page helps prospective buyers to find their dream home. A group of university friends want to set up a surfing school in Cornwall. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 6

King's Lynn

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques experts Charlie Ross and Elizabeth Talbot visit King's Lynn in Norfolk. Presenter Paul Martin finds out what life was like for mill owners in times gone by.

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Michael Baggott
Participant:
James Lewis

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Food Poker

Episode 22

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Matt Allwright challenges chefs to create dishes from the ingredient cards dealt to them. Chefs Peter Gordon, Matt Tebbutt, Jun Tanaka and Aiden Bryne are dealt mackerel and tuna. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Allwright

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Weakest Link

27/11/2007

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nine contestants must play as a team to build up the prize fund and then act ruthlessly to remain in the game as, round by round, the weakest link is removed.

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson

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Eggheads

Series 8

Episode 55

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads.

Contributors

Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Executive Producer:
Mike Beale

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 5

27/11/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman gets the gossip from the Strictly celebrities and their professional dancing partners.

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X-Ray

BBC Two Wales

Scotland's Music with Phil Cunningham

BBC Two Scotland

Dragons' Den

BBC Two England

Dragons' Den

Series 5

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to five millionaire investors. Propositions include a range of clothes designed to stimulate babies, and Caribbean ready meals. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Evan Davis
Participant:
Peter Jones
Participant:
Duncan Bannatyne
Participant:
Theo Paphitis
Participant:
Deborah Meaden
Participant:
James Caan

Formats

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Oz and James's Big Wine Adventure

Series 2

Episode 5: San Francisco Bay

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Oz Clarke takes wine novice James May around California. Oz visits a vinery making their favourite variety, Zinfandel, and James slips in some go-karting. Show more

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Heston Blumenthal: In Search of Perfection

Series 2

Episode 5: Baked Alaska

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Culinary alchemist Heston Blumenthal creates a version of the Seventies classic, Baked Alaska. Experiments involve roof insulation, white chocolate tubes and dry ice. Show more

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Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for 2 months

Documentary series. Dr Iain Stewart reveals the natural forces that shaped the earth. He traces the history of the atmosphere, from the ozone layer's creation to its current destruction. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series charting the redevelopment of St Pancras station. As spin doctors and marketing gurus begin to promote the new station, deadlines are slipping. Show more

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Long Way Down

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

After hours of struggling, the bikes and cars finally cross the muddy river. Ewan sees his first wild zebra, and the pair visit another UNICEF site. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ewan McGregor
Participant:
Charley Boorman

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Revision support for pupils preparing for the Key Stage 3 national tests, looking at aspects of reading and writing fiction, plus a broad study of Shakespeare texts.

BBC Two England

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