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Fimbles

Blue Cloth

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which colourful characters explore the magical valley around them. Could the blue galoo really be back in the valley? Rockit seems to think so. Show more

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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 13: Body, Midas, Sandcastles and World

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun featuring songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Sandcastles, hand prints and Midas with Paul, Sarah-Jane and Tamba.

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Step Inside

I Want a Cat

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

The magic house invites viewers to step inside and join Twinkle, Chloe and Boris for a story. Boris reads a story about a girl whose parents won't let her have a cat. Show more

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Watch My Chops

Double Jeopardy

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Corneil the super-intelligent dog and his friend, Bernie. Bernie's school principal confiscates a video tape from him showing Corneil talking. Show more

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Arthur

Series 12

Episode 3: Arthur Sells Out

on BBC Two England

Animated series about a young aardvark. To earn some money to buy a new video game, Arthur sells his old toys through his school's website. Show more

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Mortified

Series 1

Episode 6: The Talk

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy. Taylor Fry feels like a misfit, but deals with the world around her with a little imagination. Taylor's parents decide it is time for the dreaded 'talk'. Show more

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Krypto the Superdog

Series 2

Magic Mutts

Duration: 16 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation about Superman's puppy Krypto. Bat Hound has to team up with Stretch-O-Mutt when Merton the Magic Rabbit captures Krypto.

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Zombie Hotel

There's Something About Zombies

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about the occupants of Zombie Hotel. Sam has to do a presentation on Ancient Egypt but Tut can't remember anything that could help him. Show more

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Dinosapien

Series 1

Episode 6: Camp Visitors

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama telling the story of Lauren, who must protect Eno, an intelligent dinosaur. Lauren befriends Eno by offering him some hot dogs. This only whets his appetite. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Giving children across the UK the chance to swap their stuff - anything from gadgets and gizmos, to games and gear. Telephone lines are now closed.

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Prank Patrol

Series 2

Episode 1: Calamity Cop

on BBC Two England

Children's practical joke show with Barney Harwood. Joe Egan frames his friend Aaron for a crime he didn't commit and convinces him he's one of Britain's most wanted. Show more

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What's New Scooby Doo?

Series 1

Episode 1: There's No Creature Like Snow Creature

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. The gang try to determine whether a snow creature is attacking the participants of a snowboarding competition.

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Best of Friends

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rani and Abs present the show that tests the friendships of five close mates with a series of terrible tasks and tantalising treats.

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Animalia

Long Short Story

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Alex and Zoe find a portal in the library and are transported to Animalia. An important message is wrongly communicated. The kids struggle to discover the truth. Show more

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The Sky at Night

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
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The Sky at Night

BBC Two England

The Sky at Night

Messenger to Mercury

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Star-gazing documentary series. As the spacecraft Messenger finally reaches Mercury, it offers up enthralling pictures of the planet's hidden side. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Spy drama. A Russian scientist escapes from a gulag and offers to work for the British as a double agent. Who is helping who, though, when a traitor passes British nuclear secrets? Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The latest film news and reviews. Daniel Day-Lewis discusses his role in There Will Be Blood, plus reviews and a look ahead to Sunday's British Academy Film Awards. Show more

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Davis Cup

2008

Argentina v Great Britain

Duration: 6 hours

on BBC Two England

Live coverage from the Estadio Parque Roca in Buenos Aires where Great Britain make their return to the elite World Group after an absence of five years. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

A look back at the events of the week as reported in the press with George Parker of the Financial Times.

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Natural World

2007-2008

Episode 6: Saved by Dolphins

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary. Since ancient times, there have been legends of dolphins rescuing humans at sea. Two recent cases seem to show that the legends are true. Show more

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The Culture Show

2007/2008

09/02/2008

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Arts and culture magazine with Lauren Laverne. JG Ballard gives a rare interview to Mark Kermode about his autobiography, Miracles of Life. Show more

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Dad's Army

Series 6

We Know Our Onions

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. Mainwaring and the platoon take part in a Home Guard efficiency test using Jones's van, which happens to be full of onions.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
ARP Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Private Walker:
James Beck
Captain Ramsey:
Fulton Mackay
Producer:
David Croft

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Rageh Omaar tells the story of the Dead Sea Scrolls and uncovers the truth behind the myth. After discovery in the 1940s, they were soon embroiled in controversy. Show more

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Have I Got Old News For You

Series 33

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy quiz show that grills celebrities on the week's news, with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, host Moira Stuart and panellists Marcus Brigstocke and Jim Jeffries. Show more

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Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 21

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy pop quiz hosted by Simon Amstell with team captains Bill Bailey and Phill Jupitus. Guests include Dale Winton.

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Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in Northern Ireland. A boy with a passion for greyhounds is promised ownership of his favourite dog, the Mighty Celt, if the animal wins 3 consecutive races. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adrian Edmondson narrates a documentary chronicling the story of Stiff Records, a tiny independent that took music out of the boardroom and gave it back to the fans. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Romantic comedy starring Summer Phoenix. Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves. Show more

Contributors

Suzie Gold:
Summer Phoenix
Irving Gold:
Stanley Townsend
Barbara Gold:
Rebecca Front
Joyce Spencer:
Frances Barber
Anthony Silver:
Iddo Goldberg
Producer:
Rebecca Green

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The Culture Show

2007/2008

09/02/2008

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Arts and culture magazine with Lauren Laverne. JG Ballard gives a rare interview to Mark Kermode about his autobiography, Miracles of Life. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Two England

Romantic drama mourning the destructiveness of commercialism. A film-maker becomes fascinated by an actress he is convinced he has met before. Show more

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