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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 7: Sick

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Magazine programme for preschool children, with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, animals and things to make. Higgledy House and Hedgehogs with Sarah-Jane, Justin and Tamba.

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Legend of the Dragon

The Last Dragon

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation featuring Ang and Ling, twins born in the Year of the Dragon. Ang's meditation during the Period of Reflection leads to some startling revelations. Show more

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Watch My Chops

City Bumpkins

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Corneil, a super-intelligent dog. Corneil and Bernie go to visit Bernie's cousins in the country. Show more

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The Batman

Series 1

The Rubberface of Comedy

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring the Caped Crusader. Joker wreaks havoc on Gotham with a new gadget that can turn any object into putty. Show more

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Trapped

Series 1

Episode 12: Bow

on BBC Two England

Adventure game show. Six children begin their journey at the top of a Gothic fairy-tale tower, and must work together to uncover the saboteur among them and escape. Show more

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Raven

The Secret Temple

Episode 11

on BBC Two England

The four teams press on to win places to enter the Secret Temple and to attempt to wrestle the elixir from the serpents that guard it. Show more

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Roar

Series 1

Episode 46

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following keepers in Kent's wild animal parks. Matthew Skilton and Alex Dolan meet baby leopards, shower the gorillas with gifts, and check out the smelliest poo. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matthew Skilton
Presenter:
Alex Dolan

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Tim Lovejoy and Amanda Hamilton present the magazine show, and Simon Rimmer shares recipes. With celebrity guests EastEnders's Dawn, Kara Tointon, and Madness star Suggs. Show more

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Great British Menu

Series 3

The Banquet

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

It's the Grand Finale of Great British Menu with fourteen chefs, under the charge of Heston Blumenthal, battling it out in the ultimate cookery contest. Show more

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World Triathlon Championships

Vancouver 2008

Highlights

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights of last week's Triathlon World Championships in Vancouver. With the 2008 Olympics imminent, the event marked an excellent opportunity to assess the leading contenders. Show more

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Tennis: Queen's

2008

Episode 8: Final

Duration: 2 hours, 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sue Barker presents live coverage of the final of the Artois Championships between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic at Queen's Club in London. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Barker
Commentator:
John Lloyd
Commentator:
Andrew Castle
Commentator:
Greg Rusedski
Commentator:
Mark Petchey
Commentator:
Jason Goodall

Social drama starring
Pierce Brosnan. Dublin in the 1950s: abandoned by his wife, unemployed Desmond Doyle struggles to bring up his three children. But the authorities force the young trio into care, pushing Doyle into a historic legal fight. Review page 48. Director Bruce Beresford (2002, PG)

Contributors

Unknown:
Pierce Brosnan.
Unknown:
Desmond Doyle
Director:
Bruce Beresford

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Eggheads

BBC Two Scotland

Flog It!

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama. An unemployed father (Pierce Brosnan) fights a custody battle in the high courts of Ireland when his children are put into orphanages after his wife walks out on him. Show more

Contributors

Desmond Doyle:
Pierce Brosnan
Michael Beattie:
Stephen Rea
Nick Barron:
Aidan Quinn
Tom Connolly:
Alan Bates
District Judge:
Garrett Keogh
Sister Brigid:
Andrea Irvine

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Weakest Link

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Some of the most memorable candidates from all four series of The Apprentice compete against one another in the general knowledge quiz. Anne Robinson does the firing this time. Producer Lamees Nuseibeh ; Series editor Alexandra McLeod
First shown on BBC1

Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Robinson
Producer:
Lamees Nuseibeh
Editor:
Alexandra McLeod

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Scottish Rally Championship

BBC Two Scotland

Weakest Link

Apprentice Special

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

The most memorable candidates from all series of The Apprentice come together in this special edition of Weakest Link. But who will be fired by Anne Robinson?

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson

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Meerkat Manor

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

8/13; series three. Journey's End. The Whiskers defeat the Zappas in a fight over territory.
Repeated on Thursday at 3.10am
7.35 9/13. A New Day. Flower's daughter Rocket Dog takes charge of the Whiskers once more, however the newly-appointed leader struggles in her new role. Narrated by Bill Nighy.
Rptd Thursday 3.35am First shown on Animal Planet

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Nighy.

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Meerkat Manor

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Meerkat Manor

Series 3

Episode 9: A New Day

Duration: 21 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Documentary series looking at a family of meerkats living on the edge of the Kalahari Desert. Flower's daughter Rocket Dog is once again in charge of the Whiskers. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Rock art is important to the Indigenous Australian way of life. Ray Mears travels with an Indigenous artist to learn more about it and to have a try at rock art himself. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ray Mears
Executive Producer:
Ben Southwell

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Wild China

Episode 6: Tides of Change

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. A look at how tea-growing cultures, bird-filled wetlands and futuristic cities jostle along China's eastern seaboard in a battle for resources. Show more

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Louis Theroux

Behind Bars

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Louis travels to California to spend two weeks in the notorious San Quentin State Prison. Built in 1852, San Quentin is dangerously overcrowded. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Louis Theroux
Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Director:
Stuart Cabb

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The Graham Norton Show

Series 3

Episode 9

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Graham Norton presents celebrity chat, eccentric stories and characters. Featuring chat with F Word chef Gordon Ramsay, Juliet Binoche and music from Scouting For Girls. Show more

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Heroes

Series 2

Episode 8: Four Months Ago

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series in which people deal with their newly-discovered superpowers. The events of the 'missing four months' are explored. Maya and Alejandro go on the run. Show more

Contributors

Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Nathan Petrelli:
Adrian Pasdar
Mohinder Suresh:
Sendhil Ramamurthy
Peter Petrelli:
Milo Ventimiglia
Niki Sanders:
Ali Larter
Micah Sanders:
Noah Gray-Cabey
Ando Masahashi:
James Kyson Lee
Director:
Greg Beeman
Producer:
Tim Kring
Isaac Mendez:
Santiago Cabrera

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Heroes Unmasked

Series 2

Episode 8: The Casting Couch

Duration: 17 minutes

on BBC Two England

Heroes Unmasked gets some exclusive interviews with the casting agents and reveals how Kristen Bell achieved her electric performance as Elle. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama. After fulfilling his religious instruction, preacher Gabriel (Matthew MacFadyen) returns home to Middletown and finds sinful behaviour at every turn. Show more

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Super League Show

2008

15/06/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

All the very best action and analysis from round 17 with Harry Gration and guest Robbie Paul. Plus special features from around the world of rugby league. Show more

BBC Two England

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