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Tikkabilla

Series 2

Episode 37: Hobby Horse and Red

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes and things to make. Justin, Beverley and Tamba find out about hobby horses, red animals and the letter 'r'.

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Teletubbies

Painting Swings

on BBC Two England

Fun for the under-fives. The Teletubbies watch some children painting pictures. A magic book appears in Teletubbyland.

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Pozzie

Aquarium

Duration: 2 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool animation about a child made from a water drop. Pozzie changes his shape according to whom or what he comes into contact with. Show more

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Arthur

Series 4

Episode 13: Arthur's Dummy Disaster/Francine and the Feline

on BBC Two England

Animation double bill with the young aardvark. George brings a ventriloquist dummy to school. Arthur thinks the best pet is a dog. Show more

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Hider in the House

Series 1

Episode 13: Jason Donavan

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

JK and Joel present this children's entertainment series. With the help of their mum, kids try to hide a mystery celebrity in their house and not tell their dad. Show more

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Na Daoine Beaga (The Little People)

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: CBeebies Birthdays; Followed by Jackanory Junior

BBC Two England

Jackanory Junior

Harold and the Duck

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sheridan Smith reads the story of Harold, a happy dog living on a farm. Harold's world is turned upside down when a duck moves into his house. 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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Boogie Beebies

Take it to the Checkout - Tuesday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's music programme. A chance for viewers to dance. Shimmy with Nat and Pete at the supermarket as they Take it to the Checkout.

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Me Too!

Series 1

Episode 17: Cow Near the Line

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's drama series. The train is delayed due to a cow on the line, and Raymond has to organise food and drink for everyone. Show more

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Something Special

Series 1

Episode 17: Where I Live

on BBC Two England

Educational series using Makaton sign language. Fun with Mr Tumble, as he looks at where people live. 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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Primary Focus Art: Lough

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Schools programmes

BBC Two England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Four children are taken to Devon for a crash course in poetry. Sunesh, Corey, Aziza and Frandella must write a free verse poem on their experiences. Show more

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Timewatch

2004-2005

The Black Pharaohs

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary telling the story of the Black African kingdom of Kush and its battles with ancient Egypt for supremacy of the Nile Valley. Show more

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Daily Politics

06/05/2008

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

News, views and moves on the political stories of the day, plus live House of Commons coverage presented by Andrew Neil and Jenny Scott.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Jenny Scott

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Through the Keyhole

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Animal Park

BBC Two England

Animal Park

Series 5

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble go behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. Keepers fight to save the lives of the tigers as cat flu sweeps through the park. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble

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Stormont Live

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two England

Murder, She Wrote

Series 2

Episode 7: A Lady in the Lake

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. Jessica's brief stay at a lake resort is interrupted by murder.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Amos Tupper:
Tom Bosley
Seth Hazlitt:
William Windom
Grace Overholz:
Lee Meriwether
Joanna Benson:
Lee Purcell

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Through the Keyhole

BBC Two England

Through the Keyhole

Series 9

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Game show presented by Sir David Frost and Lisa Snowdon. Tim Vine, Eve Pollard and Kristian Digby are shown footage of two homes and have to guess which celebrity lives there. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 5

Portsmouth

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Flog It visits Portsmouth, home to the Royal Navy, where the experts Anita Manning and James Lewis hope to find something nautical to take to the auction in Chichester. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 18

Episode 49

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Denise Van Outen and John Barrowman help the chefs prepare a meal in just twenty minutes. Presented by Ainsley Harriott.

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Escape to the Country

Series 4

Twickenham to North Oxfordshire

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series which helps people find their dream home in the country. Catherine Gee has 500 thousand pounds to find a Twickenham based family a house. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 48

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

South West Fish

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The country's top chefs compete to cook at London's Gherkin building. Every week, two chefs representing one of seven British regions will cook for the judges. Show more

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Legends

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

On Top of the World

BBC Two Wales

Blackstaff Sessions

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Michael Palin's New Europe

BBC Two England

Michael Palin's New Europe

Episode 1: War and Peace

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Palin explores former Eastern Bloc countries. He travels from the Slovenian alps along the coast of Croatia, into Bosnia and Serbia, and then sails to Albania. Show more

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Valleys

BBC Two Wales

Natural World: Spectacled Bears - Shadows of the Forest

BBC Two England

Natural World

2007-2008

Episode 15: Spectacled Bears - Shadows of the Forest

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Two England

Stephen Fry reveals the little known habits of the spectacled bear - the inspiration behind the famous children's character Paddington Bear. Show more

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Wild

Watching the Wild

Episode 1: Cornish Seals

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature documentary. Intrepid paddler, Stephen Westcott, explores sea caves near Lands End in his search for hidden seal pups.

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Vyv Simson

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The Age of Terror

Episode 4: War On The West

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Journalist Peter Taylor explores the legacy of four major acts of terror from the last 30 years. The story of Osama bin Laden's declaration of War on the West. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Taylor

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Later... with Jools Holland

Series 32 Live

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jools Holland presents old and new music live from TV Centre. Featuring Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Spiritualized, Emmylou Harris, The Fratellis, Santogold and Chris Difford. Show more

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The Birth Of Israel

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Mad Men: Long Weekend

BBC Two England

Mad Men

Series 1

Episode 10: Long Weekend

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series set in the world of advertising in 1960s New York. Don loses an important account so Roger attempts to cheer him up with the aid of twin models. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Joan Holloway:
Christina Hendricks
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Midge Daniels:
Rosemarie DeWitt
Paul Kinsey:
Michael Gladis
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer
Rachel Menken:
Maggie Siff
Salvatore Romano:
Bryan Batt

Genres

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Shakespeare: The Animated Tales

Four Stories - Othello, The Tempest, A Winter's Tale and Hamlet

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Stunning award-winning versions of four stories - Othello, The Tempest, A Winter's Tale and Hamlet - make Shakespeare's language more accessible. Show more

BBC Two England

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