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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 34

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pre-school fun with songs, rhymes, animals and things to make. Beverley, Simon and Tamba learn about didgeridoos and the difference between loud and quiet. Show more

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Teletubbies

On Top and Underneath

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun, fantasy and education. The Teletubbies watch some children playing an 'on top and underneath' game. They play their own version of the game. Show more

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Tweenies

Tweenies Songtime

Episode 10: Tommy Thumb

Duration: 1 minute

on BBC Two England

Sing along with the Tweenies. Bella, Milo, Jake and Fizz sing Tommy Thumb.

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Me Too!

Series 1

Episode 41: Harlequin Day

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about the parallel lives of parents and their children. Dr Juno has been too busy working and sorting out the Harlequin Day to organise the opening. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 4: Hippo

on BBC Two England

Squiglet is a monster who draws friends in his plain white world with his magic crayons. Squiglet uses a curved line to draw a hippopotamus called Delores. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 25: Look After Your Planet

on BBC Two England

Children's animation with the brother and sister. The duo involve the whole school in a recycling competition that could land them a real tree to plant. Show more

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Take a Bow

Tea for Two

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

A celebration of children's performing talents across the UK. Edinburgh children put on a traditional Japanese performance and tea ceremony.

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Wild Tales

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's wildlife documentary series. The cheetah cubs' mum has left them. Zeb leaves his family, joining a group of male zebras. Koda fights for her position within the pack. Show more

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Arthur

Series 12

Episode 14: Mr Always Right

on BBC Two England

Animated series about a biped aardvark, based on Marc Brown's books. Buster is fed up with the Brain always being right, and becomes desperate to catch him out. Show more

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Dennis the Menace

Series 1

Dennis Ahoy!

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cartoon featuring the bully boy from the Beano comic. The gang compete in a race around the Cape of Good Hope, but are swallowed by a whale. Show more

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Sorcerer's Apprentice

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

A group of children are hand-picked to attend magic school where they will compete with each other for the title of the Sorcerer's Apprentice. Show more

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What's New Scooby Doo?

Series 1

Episode 5: It's Mean, It's Green, It's the Mystery Machine

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series about a group of teenage sleuths and their dog. The Mystery Machine comes to life and begins driving by itself. Show more

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Thumb Wrestling Federation

Series 2 - Wrap Matches

Episode 10: Wrap Match 10: Evil Ira v The Lost Viking

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Puppet animation with two rival thumb wrestling teams. Manipulated by Senator Skull, The Lost Viking proves a worthy threat to Evil Ira. Show more

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Even Stevens

Series 2

Episode 21: Influenza: The Musical

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about the rivalry between Ren Stevens and her brother Louis. Ellen jeopardises an ill Ren's school attendance record when she insists she stays home. Show more

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 4: Bike

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Saira Khan presents as three children go head-to-head with three business people to create a product for the children's market. The teams must make an all-new cycling product. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Heartwarming story based on the life of vaudevillian actor Eddie Foy and his seven children. Show more

Contributors

Eddie Foy:
Bob Hope
Madeleine Morando Foy:
Milly Vitale
Barney Green:
George Tobias
Brian Lincoln Foy:
Billy Gray
Clara Morando:
Angela Clarke
George Cohan:
James Cagney

Genres

Formats

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Open Gardens

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series which follows 20 gardeners trying to have their gardens accepted into the National Gardens Scheme. Mike and Janet are today's two contestants, under the eye of Carol Klein. Show more

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Hidden-camera show examining human behaviour. How important are first impressions in a job interview? Do memory tricks allow you to take in details?

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Don't Get Done Get Dom

Series 2

Episode 20

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dominic Littlewood fights for the rights of consumers. He takes on banking giant NatWest over a loyal customer and her lost chequebook, plus a bedroom drama in Kent. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 6

South Wales to North Yorkshire

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Alistair Appleton helps a couple from Urban South Wales find their dream home in the country.

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Flog It!

Series 6

Aylesbury

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

New expert David Palmer is accompanied by veteran Adam Partridge and presenter Paul Martin, as they value items at Claydon House. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
David Palmer
Participant:
Adam Partridge
Series Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 18

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Big Mo and Charlie from Eastenders (Laila Morse and Derek Martin) help chefs create a meal in just twenty minutes. Valentine's day special presented by Ainsley Harriott.

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Britain's Dream Homes

Series 1

Episode 4: Georgian

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Melissa Porter and Rhodri Owen are looking for Britain’s best Georgian home in three price brackets; a quarter of a million, half a million, and a million pounds plus. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 8

Episode 70

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 24: Papua New Guinea - 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle leads a team of first-time adventurers on a trek along the Black Cat Trail in the jungles of Papua New Guinea. Ben's team must walk in the dark. Show more

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Snooker: Welsh Open

BBC Two Wales

More Than Meets the Eye

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Torchwood

BBC Two England

Torchwood

Series 2

Episode 5: Adam

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Science-fiction drama created by Russell T Davies. An alien with the power to change memories infiltrates the team. Show more

Contributors

Captain Jack Harkness:
John Barrowman
Gwen Cooper:
Eve Myles
Owen Harper:
Burn Gorman
Director:
Andy Goddard
Toshiko Sato:
Naoko Mori
Ianto Jones:
Gareth David-Lloyd
Rhys Williams:
Kai Owen
Jack's Father:
Demetri Goritsas
Jack's Mother:
Lauren Ward
Young Jack:
Jack Montgomery

Regional Variations (2)

Torchwood: Declassified

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Behind the scenes at the sci-fi drama. Gareth David-Lloyd talks about his character Ianto Jones. John Barrowman and Russell T Davies explore the revelations of Jack's past. Show more

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MasterChef

Series 4

Episode 24

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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Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 21

Episode 13

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

A touching retrospective of the last series of Never Mind the Buzzcocks.

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Little Miss Jocelyn

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Jocelyn Jee Esien, star of 3 Non Blondes, in a new series of her sketch show. The gormless shop assistant has to deal with even more customers. Show more

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Sport Wales

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Imeall Geal

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Never Better: Dad

BBC Two England

Never Better

Episode 6: Never Had It So Good?

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy about a recovering alcoholic. Keith’s obsession with his Dad’s inability to remember him as a child results in chaos. Show more

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Sportscene

BBC Two Scotland

Snooker: Welsh Open Highlights

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Tropic of Capricorn

BBC Two England

Tropic of Capricorn

Episode 1: Namibia and Botswana

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 7 months

Documentary series in which Simon Reeve journeys along the tropic of Capricorn. He starts by crossing Namibia and Botswana, and then the Kalahari Desert. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Producer:
Sam Bagnall
Producer:
Sophie Todd

BBC Two England

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