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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 23: Transport, Snow and Weather

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, guests and things to make. Justin, Veejay and Tamba look at transport, Higgledy House, snow and the weather.

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Teletubbies

Numbers 10

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun, fantasy and education. The Teletubbies watch some children learn about the number ten, and then play a sitting and standing game. Show more

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Dogstar

Series 2

Old Dog New Tricks

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. The Clark kids pursue their dog across space, who is trapped on board the ship Dogstar. The Valiant lands on planet Ruca again. 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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Mortified

Series 1

Episode 15: Parent-Teacher Night

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy. Taylor is mortified at the prospect of her father showing up at parent-teacher night, and tries in vain to prevent him from going. Show more

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 6

Episode 1: The House that Lofty Built

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures with Bob the Builder and friends. Lofty turns the machine shelter into a makeshift house - with chaotic results. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

The Kangaroo - Friday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's music programme. A chance for viewers to dance to songs. Get your legs leaping because Pete and Nat are off to the zoo to meet the kangaroos. Show more

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Mister Maker

Series 1

Episode 15

on BBC Two England

Arts and crafts programme. Mister Maker creates a springing picture, builds a magnetic bug with its own racetrack, and shows how to make a handy totem pole to keep things in. Show more

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Something Special

Series 3

Episode 15: Castle

on BBC Two England

Education series for four to seven-year-old children with learning difficulties. Justin visits Carrickfergus, a castle in Northern Ireland. Mr Tumble pretends to be a king. Show more

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Little Red Tractor

Series 1

Episode 15: Silence of the Cows

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated series about life on Gosling Farm. A photographer is visiting Babblebrook to take pictures of Mr Jones and his farm, so he borrows Stan's cows. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 15: Tombliboos' Tower of Five

on BBC Two England

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In a magical forest, characters have adventures. The Pontipines count to five. Makka Pakka builds a pile of five stones. The Tombliboos are in their bush. Show more

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 4: Keeping Quiet

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live together on a farm. The farm welcomes newly born kittens, and the gang must keep quiet all day. 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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Davis Cup

2008

Great Britain v Austria: Day 1 Match 1

Duration: 3 hours

on BBC Two England

Sue Barker introduces live coverage from Wimbledon as Great Britain face Austria in the Davis Cup World Group play-offs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Barker

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anton Du Beke hosts the cookery show which sees top chefs challenged by keen amateurs. An Anglo-Caribbean, food loving team from Birmingham do battle with Aldo Zilli and Ed Baines. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anton Du Beke
Participant:
Loyd Grossman

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Wanted Down Under

Series 2

Episode 9: King

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The King family from Cardiff think New Zealand might be the ideal place to bring up their boys. They love the stylish homes, but find the local culture hard to embrace. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 5

Episode 37

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from around the UK attempt to beat the Eggheads. Show more

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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

It's the final show and the three chefs must cook for 30 of the best chefs in Europe and three former Michelin inspectors. Then they have to cook their best three course meal. Show more

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Scrum V

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

An Island Parish

BBC Two England

An Island Parish

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chronicle of life in the parish of the Isles of Scilly. Love is in the air as word gets out that Sophie and Mark the lifeboatman are planning the wedding of the year. Show more

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Mastermind

2008/09

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Tonight's subjects are: The Life of Noor-Inayet Khan; Ferdinand Magellan; Edith Wharton and the Mod Movement in Britain.

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Jon Kelly

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Gardeners' World

2008

Episode 23

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

With autumn around the corner, Toby Buckland adds some sparkle to the garden and reveals his passion for winter bedding plants. Show more

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The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 8

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Henry's foreign foes conspire against him as his power increases. But his own acts at court and on the jousting field endanger his family's future far more.

Contributors

Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Pope Paul III:
Peter O'Toole
Jane Seymour:
Anita Briem
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Madge Sheldon:
Laura Jane Laughlin
Edward Seymour:
Max Brown
Sir Henry Norris:
Stephen Hogan
Thomas Wyatt:
Jamie Thomas King
Thomas Cranmer:
Hans Matheson
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Mark Smeaton:
David Alpay
John Seymour:
Stephen Brennan
William Bereton:
James Gilbert
Campeggio:
John Kavanagh
King Francis:
Emmanuel Leconte

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Jimeoin Down Under

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

QI

BBC Two England

QI

Series A

Episode 9: Antelopes

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Stephen Fry chairs the almost impossible quiz. Panellists are Alan Davies, Jo Brand, Dave Gorman and Jeremy Hardy, and topics include antelopes and Alfred the Great.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Participant:
Jo Brand
Participant:
Dave Gorman
Participant:
Jeremy Hardy

Brand

QI

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Later... with Jools Holland

Series 33

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jools entertains a whole host of musical talent, including godfathers of rock Metallica, First Lady of France Carla Bruni, Kings of Leon and Nicole Atkins. Show more

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Star Trek: The Next Generation

Series 7

Episode 7: Dark Page

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series. Deanna Troi has to probe her mother's psyche when a traumatic secret causes a psychic breakdown that threatens Lwaxana's life.

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Series 7

Episode 8: Attached

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series. Imprisoned and telepathically joined by an alien race, Picard and Dr Crusher are forced to confront the deep feelings they share for each other.

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Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

A songwriter, disillusioned with his life, decides a change of pace is needed and checks in at the sinister Dr Storm's health clinic. Show more

Contributors

Dr Storm:
Michael Gough
Jason Jones:
Robin Askwith
Judy Peters:
Vanessa Shaw
Aunt Harris:
Ellen Pollock
Frederick:
Skip Martin
Mr Pollack:
Dennis Price
Director:
Anthony Balch

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How I Met Your Mother

Series 1

Episode 17: Life Among the Gorillas

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom. Marshall begins his new job at Barney's law firm and quickly finds that Barney's colleagues are crude and laddish, mocking everything about him. Show more

Contributors

Ted Mosby:
Josh Radnor
Marshall Eriksen:
Jason Segel
Robin Scherbatsky:
Cobie Smulders
Barney Stinson:
Neil Patrick Harris
Lily Aldrin:
Alyson Hannigan
Director:
Pamela Fryman

How I Met Your Mother

Series 1

Episode 18: Nothing Good Happens After 2A.M.

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom. Ted wants to end his long-distance relationship with Victoria, then he finds out that Robin still has feelings for him. Show more

Contributors

Ted Mosby:
Josh Radnor
Marshall Eriksen:
Jason Segel
Robin Scherbatsky:
Cobie Smulders
Barney Stinson:
Neil Patrick Harris
Lily Aldrin:
Alyson Hannigan
Sandy Rivers:
Alexis Denisof
Director:
Pamela Fryman

BBC Two England

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