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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 6: Mirrors, Beaches and Boats

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Magazine programme for preschool children, with songs, rhymes, animals and things to make. Mirrors, beaches and boats with Simon, Lorna and Tamba.

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Batfink

Double Double Crossers/Out Out Darn Spot

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures with the pint-sized crimebuster. Hugo uses Batfink as an alibi to rob a bank. And he steals from an actor using a spotlight. Show more

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Witch

Series 2

L Is For Loser

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation about five teenage girls who become guardians of the kingdom of Meridian. Irma is put in charge of Sheffield's new student radio station K-SHIP. Show more

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Trollz

Ruby's Rules of Partying

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about five magical best friends who are half body, half very tall hair. Simon makes a guest appearance at Jasper's party. Show more

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Best of Friends

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 29 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. 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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Escape from Scorpion Island

Series 1

Episode 33

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

High-octane, adrenalin-fuelled adventure game presented by Reggie Yates and Caroline Flack. See how the adventurers get on when forced to compete against their old team mates. Show more

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50/50

Series 9

Episode 4

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Irvine face Falkirk in the clash to decide who gets the 50/50 trophy. Sophie McDonnell referees as contestants tackle the Rollometer, the Pulse, the Spike and the mighty Avalanche. Show more

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The Slammer

Series 1

Episode 12

on BBC Two England

Entertainment show in which a group of comedians enter a mock prison. Prisoners are escaping and Pete decides to give up ventriloquism. Rhys Darby and hula hooper Angie feature.

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What's New Scooby Doo?

Series 1

Episode 11: Toy Scary Boo

Duration: 21 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animated series about a group of teenage sleuths and their cowardly dog. The gang investigate when toys begin to take over the toy store. Show more

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Beat the Boss

Series 3

Episode 4: Hand Luggage

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Saira Khan presents as a team of children battle three top business people. The teams get on the case to produce a new piece of hand luggage for discerning kids. Show more

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Kyle XY

Series 1

Episode 5: This is Not a Test

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama. Kyle hopes to get into high school, while Josh and Lori would rather not be there.

Contributors

Thomas Foss:
Nicholas Lea

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Class of 2008

Episode 5

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Observational documentary series featuring a group of friends who are all taking defining steps into the worlds of fashion, music, journalism, film and television. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Daisy Lowe
Series Producer:
Karen Plumb

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IRB Junior World Championship

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

The Surgery

BBC Two England

The Surgery

Series 1

Episode 11: Wild Celebs: Making Teens Bad?

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeff Leach and his teen surgery ask if celebrities glorify bad behaviour. How much influence do celebrities have on teenagers' lives? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeff Leach

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Meta4orce

Episode 3

Duration: 8 minutes

on BBC Two England

Futuristic animated detective series. A frantic chase through the streets of London bring the Meta4orce team one step closer to solving their first case. But is it a step too far? Show more

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Duration: 2 hours, 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Thriller. A woman marries after a whirlwind romance, but finds the spectre of her husband's dead first wife dominates their house. Show more

Contributors

Maxim de Winter:
Laurence Olivier
Mrs de Winter:
Joan Fontaine
Jack Favell:
George Sanders
Mrs Danvers:
Judith Anderson
Beatrice Lacy:
Gladys Cooper
Major Giles Lacey:
Nigel Bruce
Frank Crawley:
Reginald Denny
Colonel Julyan:
C Aubrey Smith
Mrs Van Hopper:
Florence Bates
Dr Baker:
Leo G Carroll

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Tennis: Queen's

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Tennis

BBC Two England

Natural World

2005-2006

Australia: Taking the Heat

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary about how Australian wildlife has adapted from living in rainforest 20 million years ago to what is now the world's hottest, driest continent. Show more

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Wild China

Episode 5: Land of the Panda

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. China's heartland is the centre of a 5,000-year-old civilization and home to the giant panda, golden snub-nosed monkey and the golden takin. Show more

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The Supersizers

The Supersizers Go...

Episode 4: Seventies

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Giles Coren and Sue Perkins, having spent a week going back to the food of the 1970s, discover whether their diet has been good for them. Cooking for them is top chef Mark Hix. Show more

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Trooping the Colour

2008 Highlights

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights of the military spectacle from Horse Guards in London when Her Majesty the Queen's Colour of the Welsh Guards was trooped marking the Monarch's official birthday. Show more

Contributors

Commentator:
Huw Edwards
Commentator:
Clare Balding

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Have I Got News for You

Series 35

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The popular news quiz, with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Kirsty Young and guest panellists Frankie Boyle and Charlie Higson.

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Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Andrew Marr revisits the Britain of Margaret Thatcher and comes to some surprising conclusions about the British national character. Show more

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The Apprentice

Series 4

Episode 13

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

After eleven gruelling weeks, it is time for Sir Alan to choose his next apprentice. But first, the exhausted finalists must take on their most daunting task to date. Show more

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Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Companion discussion show with Adrian Chiles. We meet the contestants who almost made it but fell at the final hurdle with panellists Victoria Wood and journalist Amanda Platell. Show more

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The Apprentice

Series 4

Episode 15: You're Hired

Duration: 35 minutes

on BBC Two England

Having started 12 weeks ago, Sir Alan Sugar's search for his apprentice is over for another year and he is joined by the winner and runner-up to discuss why he made his decision. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama exploring the relationships between four Chinese women and their American-born daughters. An adaptation of Amy Tan's powerful novel, starring Diane Baker and Kieu Chinh. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Jordan:
Diane Baker
Rose Hsu Jordan:
Rosalind Chao
Lena St. Clair:
Lauren Tom
Lindo Jong:
Tsai Chin
Old Chong the Piano Teacher:
Victor Wong
Producer:
Ronald Bass
Writer:
Amy Tan

Genres

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Bittersweet drama set in San Francisco, based on the bestselling novel by Amy Tan , that charts the trials and tribulations of four Chinese women and their
American-born daughters. Review page 47.
Director Wayne Wang (1993.15)

Contributors

Novel By:
Amy Tan
Director:
Wayne Wang

3/9. The Post. Laranjinha and Acerola are recruited by the local drug barons to deliver mail - but there are conseguences if any letters don't reach their destination.
3.35 4/9. Uolace andJoao Victor. Laranjinha is left home on his own, while a wealthier child goes about his daily life. In Portugese with English subtitles. First shown on BBC4

Contributors

Unknown:
Joao Victor.

BBC Two England

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