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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 60

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, animals and things to make. Beverley, Justin and Tamba learn about boats and the letter S. Show more

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Teletubbies

My Dad's a Policeman

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun, fantasy and education. The Teletubbies are sitting at their table when they hear a funny noise. A policeman shows off his uniform and badges. Show more

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Tweenies

Tweenies Songtime

Episode 18: Incy Wincy Spider

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's show for three- to five-year-olds with live action and animatronics. Sing along with the Tweenies to their song, Incy Wincy Spider.

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Time Warp Trio

Series 1

What's So Great About Peter?

Duration: 21 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. Fred and Samantha convince Sam to travel back to Russia in 1698, just in time to save a Russian guardsman from the wrath of Peter the Great. Show more

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Brain-Jitsu

Episode 17

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Game show in which trainees compete in brain challenges for the Brain-Jitsu Black Belt. The final pair must attempt to move a ball using only the power of their mind. Show more

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Calum Clachair: Gleann na Grèine/Bob the Builder: Project Fix It

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: LazyTown

BBC Two England

LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 51: Once Upon a Time

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fun with pink-haired Stephanie and superhero Sportacus as they teach the citizens of LazyTown how to make healthy choices. Pixel invents a fairy tale machine. Show more

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Take a Bow

Sheyenne on the London Eye

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

A celebration of children's performing talents across the UK. Sheyenne boards the London Eye and sings her way to the top. Show more

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Tommy Zoom

Wash Hands

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's cartoon. Tommy Zoom and Daniel protect the world from the evil schemes of Polluto. Polluto multiplies germs in his nasty Germinator.

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The Pingu Show

Pingu Goes Away/Pingu the Conjurer's Apprentice

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pingu welcomes viewers to his secret whale-shaped funhouse for sketches and penguin facts. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 2: Pirate

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet, a monster who can make drawings real. Squiglet uses a straight line to draw a pirate called Long Beard, who has lost his treasure. Show more

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Something Special

Series 3

Episode 2: Out and About - Wood

on BBC Two England

Educational series for four- to seven-year-old children with learning difficulties. Justin is off to explore a wood, but first he must find his friends Leah and Aidan. Show more

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Me Too!

Series 1

Episode 38: Cricket

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about parents and children. The children are playing ball games with Granny Murray, and Mickey John is getting organised for a special game of cricket. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Biopic. It's 1980 and Terry Fox is a young man with only one leg, who plans to run across Canada for charity to raise awareness of cancer. With Shawn Ashmore and Ryan McDonald.

Contributors

Terry Fox:
Shawn Ashmore
Doug Alward:
Ryan McDonald
Rolly Fox:
David Huband

Genres

Formats

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Clive Anderson hosts a brain training quiz show in which contestants battle to prove themselves in a sequence of brain games. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson

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Animal Park

Series 5 - 45 Minute Versions

Episode 23

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. Lord Bath goes ‘back to the floor’ as a rhino keeper for the day. Show more

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Don't Get Done Get Dom

Series 2

Episode 29

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dominic Littlewood fights for the rights of consumers. He takes on high street giant Argos, trying to help a customer who bought a faulty treadmill. Show more

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 1

Episode 7: Lovers and Other Killers

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series about a sleuthing writer. While lecturing in Seattle, Jessica refuses to believe her new secretary is a killer, despite the evidence. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Edmund Gerard:
Peter Graves
Amelia Browne:
Lois Nettleton

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Flog It!

Series 5

Oxford

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

While Mark Stacey and Will Axon assess items brought along by Oxford's inhabitants, Paul Martin takes a trip to the nearby Cotswolds to meet a family of silversmiths. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Will Axon
Participant:
Mark Stacey

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 18

Episode 27

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Swimmers Sharron Davies and Mark Foster help chefs Nick Nairn and Phil Vickery to make a meal in twenty minutes. With Ainsley Harriott.

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Simon Rimmer challenges five couples with business ambitions to manage a restaurant for one day. This time, the Head Chef falls out with the porter. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 13

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. Show more

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Great British Menu

Series 3

Central

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery competition presented by Heston Blumenthal. The country's finest chefs compete to cook a four course dinner at London's Gherkin building. Show more

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This World

Lethal Solution

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

International documentary series. The eighth amendment of the US Constitution bans 'cruel and unusual' punishment - so should American prisons use lethal injection? Show more

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Wild

2007-08 Shorts

Episode 9: The Coral Gardener

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Nature documentary looking at how coral reefs can be gardened to protect them. Austin Bowden-Kerby is a coral gardener who is helping to save Fiji's reefs. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Vyv Simson

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An Island Parish

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

An Island Parish

BBC Two England

An Island Parish

Series 2

Episode 11

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chronicle of life in the parish of the Isles of Scilly. On the Isles, there are more single men to women than almost anywhere else in Britain. At the pub, Toby finds a girlfriend. Show more

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Johnny's New Kingdom

Episode 5: The Bluebells Are Coming

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures with Johnny Kingdom, wildlife cameraman, as he develops his own wildlife reserve. Johnny's attention is diverted by a jackdaw's nest. Show more

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Coal House

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Horizon

BBC Two England

Horizon

2007-2008

How Much is Your Dead Body Worth?

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Science series. A modern medical revolution has fuelled a market for body parts which has seen a cadaver sell for as much as $250,000. Show more

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Coast

Shorts

Shipwrecks

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane visits the Cornish coastline and discovers the mystery and tragedy behind many past shipwrecks. Show more

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Belonging

BBC Two Wales

Blackstaff Sessions

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Pulling

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

The Grumpy Guide to ...

BBC Two England

The Grumpy Guide To

Series 2

Episode 2: Work

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

A grumpy perspective on aspects of modern life. A look at the world of work, from writing the dreaded CV to deciphering meaningless management speak. Plus tips on pulling a sickie. Show more

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10 Days to War

Episode 7: Failure is Not an Option

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series of dramas marking the fifth anniversary of the Iraq war. It is the day of the Commons vote. Two MPs are being pressured by a whip to vote for war. Show more

Contributors

Paul Stinchcombe:
Adrian Rawlins
Anne Campbell:
Harriet Walter
Producer:
Colin Barr

Regional Variations (4)

Horizon

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Top Gear

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Mad Men

BBC Two England

Mad Men

Series 1

Episode 3: Marriage of Figaro

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series set in the world of advertising in 1960s New York. When Pete returns from honeymoon how will Peggy react? Don gets closer to Rachel. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Joan Holloway:
Christina Hendricks
Midge Daniels:
Rosemarie DeWitt
Rachel Menken:
Maggie Siff
Francine Hanson:
Anne Dudek

Genres

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GCSE Bitesize Revision

Maths 1: Numbers and Measures

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Key elements from the National Curriculum. Brian Cox takes a look at using numbers, percentages and proportion, space, measure and shape.

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Cox

BBC Two England

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