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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 31

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pre-school fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, animals and things to make. Paul, Beverley and Tamba learn about horses and gingerbread.

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Preschool fun, fantasy and education. In order to see what everyone else is doing, Tinky Winky looks across Teletubbyland from the top of the dome. Show more

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Tweenies

Tweenies Songtime

Episode 7: I Hear Thunder

Duration: 1 minute

on BBC Two England

Sing along with the Tweenies. Bella, Milo, Jake and Fizz sing I Hear Thunder.

Regional Variations (3)

Me Too!

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

CBeebies: Me Too!

BBC Two England

Me Too!

Series 1

Episode 43: The Driving Lesson

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Drama series for four-to-six-year-olds about the lives of parents and children. Granny Murray takes the kids on a car walk, looking at cars in the city. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 1: Snowman

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet, a monster who can make drawings real. Squiglet draws a snowman called Steve. They go on holiday to the beach together. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 22: I Wish I Could Draw Exactly More Like You

on BBC Two England

Available for 16 days

Children's animation. Everybody in the school has to make a picture of their house for open day, but suddenly Lotta cannot draw anymore. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Ag Ionnsachadh le Blarag/Learning with Connie

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Take a Bow

BBC Two England

Take a Bow

Jamboree in the Park

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

In Cardiff, South Wales children from Roath Park School gather together for a huge musical jamboree in the park.

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Wild Tales

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's wildlife documentary series. Zina, Koko and Gamba, three cheetah cubs growing up in the Masai Mara, are spotted by lions. Show more

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Arthur

Series 12

Episode 11: The Making of Arthur

on BBC Two England

Animated series. When star Matt Damon puts out a call for homemade videos for his TV show, he sets off a rush among Arthur and his gang to film their lives. Show more

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Dennis the Menace

Series 1

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Another rebellious tale of authority-baiting, softie-bashing and good-natured menacing. Dennis is forced by his mum and dad to go for a haircut. Show more

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Sorcerer's Apprentice

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Seven boys and seven girls attend a magic school to compete for the title of Sorcerer's Apprentice. As soon as they arrive, Mr Knight and Miss Evans will teach the basics of magic. Show more

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What's New Scooby Doo?

Series 1

Episode 2: 3-D Struction

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series about a group of teenage sleuths and their cowardly dog. A 3-D movie turns monstrous at the opening of a museum exhibit on dinosaurs. Show more

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Thumb Wrestling Federation

Series 2 - Wrap Matches

Episode 7: Wrap Match 7: Itsy Bitsy v Gill

Duration: 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Puppet animation featuring two rival thumb wrestling teams. Swamp monster Gill regurgitates his intestines onto Itsy Bitsy in a gross battle. Show more

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Even Stevens

Series 2

Episode 17: Uncle Chuck

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom about the sibling rivalry between perfect student Ren Stevens and her class clown brother Louis. Steve's brother Chuck pays a visit on his way to LA.

Contributors

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

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Beat the Boss

Series 2

Episode 1: Swim

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Saira Khan presents as a team of three children goes head-to-head with three top business people. The teams have to create a brand new swimming product that must make a splash. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 1

Close Encounters of the Absurd Kind

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of the rodent superhero. Journeying to the Bermuda Triangle, DM and Penfold are captured by aliens who want to examine them. Show more

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The Future is Wild

Graveyard Desert

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series examining the way Earth may look in the distant future, and the weird and wonderful creatures that may populate various areas of the planet. Show more

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Hidden-camera show examining human behaviour. How long will people tolerate a queue jumper?What are the best speed dating techniques? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Wiseman
Presenter:
Emma Kenny
Presenter:
Jack Lewis
Presenter:
Sara Clarke

Genres

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Open Gardens

Series 1

Episode 2: Fern Deane and Kennet House

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following 20 gardeners who want their gardens to be accepted in the National Gardens Scheme. Richard and Stella accept Carol Klein's advice. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Sun, Sea and Bargain Spotting

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

The People Watchers

BBC Two England

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Hidden-camera show examining human behaviour. How can you get people to notice your advert in a newspaper? How do you get away with shoplifting? Does music help your productivity?

Regional Variations (3)

Stormont Live

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Don't Get Done, Get Dom

BBC Two England

Don't Get Done Get Dom

Series 2

Episode 17

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dominic Littlewood fights for the rights of consumers and helps viewers save at the shops. Dom helps a family battling Scottish Provident over their critical illness insurance. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 6

Cheltenham

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Charles Ross and James Lewis are the experts rifling through the antiques and Paul Martin visits nearby Snowshill manor to learn more about the arts and crafts movement. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Charles Ross
Participant:
James Lewis
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware
Producer:
Pete Smith

Regional Variations (2)

Ready Steady Cook

Series 18

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lorraine Chase and Lionel Blair help chefs create a meal in just 20 minutes. Presented by Ainsley Harriott.

Regional Variations (2)

Britain's Dream Homes

Series 2

Episode 1: Thatched

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Melissa Porter and Rhodri Owen are looking for Britain's most perfect thatched cottage in a variety of price ranges. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 8

Episode 67

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, quiz champions including Millionaire winner Judith Keppel. Show more

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Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle

Series 2

Episode 21: Papua New Guinea - 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle leads a team of first-time adventurers along the infamous Black Cat Trail in the jungles of Papua New Guinea. The team struggle to adapt to the heat. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

The Twenties in Colour: The Wonderful World of Albert Kahn

The Twenties in Colour

Episode 1: The Ashes of Empire

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

In 1908, a team of photographers used early colour cameras to create an 'archive of the planet'. This episode shares pictures from the Rhineland and Turkey. Show more

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Mastermind

2007/08

Episode 25

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

John Humphrys presents the first semi final. The subjects are British butterflies, the life and work of Franz Kafka, TV series Edge of Darkness and Red Clydeside 1914-1939. Show more

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University Challenge

2007/2008

Episode 28

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Student quiz with Jeremy Paxman. In the last of the quarter finals the students of the University of Sheffield take on the University of Exeter.

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MasterChef

Series 4

Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Three previous contestants return for another shot at the title. But things are tougher this time around: now they have to survive an 18-hour shift in a professional kitchen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Torode
Presenter:
Gregg Wallace

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Documentary about two brothers setting up an eco-community on a Fijian island. The locals are upset by the Westerners' lack of moral standards, bikini-wearing and beer-drinking. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Funny Business

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Pulling

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Pulling

BBC Two England

Pulling

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 1 month

Comedy drama series. Louise falls in love. Unfortunately it's with 'Thingy', Karen's conquest from last night. Donna persuades Karl to set her up with an elite employment agency. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Newsnight

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Scotland

Newsnight

BBC Two England

Newsnight

11/02/2008

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Coverage of today's important national and international news stories with Jeremy Paxman.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Presenter:
Kirsty Wark

Regional Variations (5)

Money Programme

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Rugby Union

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Where Are They Now?

BBC Two Wales

Watching the Russians: BBC4 on BBC2

BBC Two England

Timeshift

Series 7

Watching the Russians

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Beginning with the rise of Russophobia in Victorian Britain, former MI5 director general Stella Rimington explores our love-hate relationship with Russia over the past 150 years. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Introduction to Chinese language, life and culture. Programmes are set in and around Beijing with visits to the mountains, the countryside and a popular beach resort. Show more

BBC Two England

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