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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 30: Cola Trees and Green Queens

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Food, green queens and cola trees with Lorna, Justin and Tamba.

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Dogstar

Series 2

Dog Leg

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. Bob Santino hires Planet Man actor Bud Rafferty to lure the kids away so he can capture Boombah. Show more

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Best of Friends

Series 1

Episode 9

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.

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Mortified

Series 1

Episode 20: First Child in Space

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy. Taylor discovers that Glenda is going to teach 'Healing by Humming' at her school. To escape the embarrassment, she decides to become an astronaut. Show more

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 6

Episode 6: Lofty the Lifeguard

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures with Bob and friends as they construct an ecotown. When film director Oscar Flicks gets into trouble at sea, Lofty comes to the rescue. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

Take it to the Checkout - Friday

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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Mister Maker

Series 1

Episode 20

on BBC Two England

Arts and crafts programme. Mister Maker makes an invisible picture and a magnetic worm-catching game to play with friends. Plus, the Mister Maker Kids build a brilliant picture. Show more

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Balamory

Series 1

Episode 5: The Missing Scarecrow

on BBC Two England

Series for preschool children based around a small island Scottish community. PC Plum asks the children in the Balamory nursery to help him make a scarecrow.

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Little Red Tractor

Series 1

Episode 20: Rooftops

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated children's series about life on Gosling Farm. Stumpy and Walter both manage to get stuck on the roof.

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 20: Igglepiggle's Blanket Walks About by Itself

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Igglepiggle leaves his blanket while he dances, but then he can't find it. Then he sees his blanket running about by itself. Show more

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 9: Lester the Leader

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals. Lester decides it is his job to be leader of the farm, but Mrs Snuffles challenges him. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 9: Lamb

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet, a monster who draws friends with a magic crayon. Squiglet uses a loopy line to draw a lamb called Lenny, who is freezing without his coat. Show more

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Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Literacy series for four- to six-year-olds using phonics. This programme features 't' and 'i'.

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Daily Politics

26/09/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jo Coburn gives you the low-down, grills those responsible and discovers the stories behind the stories in the corridors of power. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Coburn

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Out of the Blue

26/09/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. The mission to find Tracy escalates into a full scale police operation.

Contributors

Gabby West:
Sophie Katinis
Bec Quilter:
Renai Caruso
Jarrod O'Donnell:
Clayton Watson
Tracy O'Donnell:
Charlotte Gregg
Stavva 'Ian' Jones:
Ryan Johnson

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Coast

Shorts

Episode 26: Strangford Lough

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Nicholas Crane explores Strangford Lough, and with the help of zoologist Miranda Krestovnikoff discovers the significance of the tidal torrent and marine species. Show more

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Golf: British Masters

2008

26/09/2008

Duration: 3 hours

on BBC Two England

Hazel Irvine presents further live coverage from the Brabazon Course at The Belfry as the second round gets underway. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 6

Episode 2

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, quiz champions including millionaire winner Judith Keppel. Show more

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman is back with all the backstage gossip. Tonight sees the return of the legendary Len's Masterclass and Claudia breaks into the Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals. Show more

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Landward

BBC Two Scotland

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

The Real Monarch of the Glen

BBC Two England

The Real Monarch of the Glen

Episode 5: Let Them Eat Venison

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Summer should be a busy time at Alladale, but the shooting season is over, the Highland Safaris are abandoned and a few pigs are returning to the wild. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Mike Birkhead
Executive Producer:
David Harron

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The Real Monarch of the Glen

BBC Two Scotland

An Island Parish

BBC Two England

An Island Parish

Series 3

Episode 2: Always Check the Forecast

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Life in the parish of the Isles of Scilly. Reverend David is concerned for the families of the island men planning a dangerous row across the Atlantic. Show more

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Mastermind

2008/09

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

John Humphrys puts the questions to four more contenders. Topics are Late Stuart Age, Steely Dan, The Spenser Novels of Robert Parker and the Life and Career of Joe Frazier.

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Jon Kelly

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Gardeners' World

2008

Episode 24

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Toby Buckland highlights the benefits of the greenhouse and visits Joe Swift on his allotment where they will be looking at ways to tackle marestail. Show more

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The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 9

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anne Boleyn's fall from Henry's favour escalates as scandalous rumours are circulated (and created) at court, threatening her whole family.

Contributors

Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Archbishop Cranmer:
Hans Matheson
Mark Smeaton:
David Alpay
Thomas Wyatt:
Jamie Thomas King
Jane Seymour:
Anita Briem
'Madge' Sheldon:
Laura Jane Laughlin
Sir Henry Norris:
Stephen Hogan
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Director:
Jon Amiel
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy

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Coast

Shorts

Episode 5: Wales: Severn Bore

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane explores the coast of south Wales, where the second highest tidal range in the world has had a huge impact on lives for thousands of years.

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Jimeoin Down Under

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

QI

BBC Two England

QI

Series C

Episode 4: Cheating

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Stephen Fry hosts the quiz show and is joined by Jeremy Clarkson, Alexander Armstrong, John Sessions and Alan Davies. Subjects include cheating, caravans and cuckoo clocks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Participant:
Jeremy Clarkson
Participant:
John Sessions

Brand

QI

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Later... with Jools Holland

Series 33

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mercury Prize gold medallists Elbow, Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour, Natalie Cole, Katy Perry makes her UK television debut and hip hop hero Roots Manuva returns to the show. Show more

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Star Trek: The Next Generation

Series 7

Episode 9: Force of Nature

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series. An alien brother and sister resort to desperate measures to prove their theory that warp drive is destroying the universe.

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Series 7

Episode 10: Inheritance

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series. A routine mission to save an endangered planet brings Data face to face with a woman who claims to be his mother.

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How I Met Your Mother

Series 1

Episode 19: Mary the Paralegal

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom. When Robin takes Sandy, her fellow newscaster, as her date to an awards ceremony, Barney hires a prostitute for Ted's date to make Robin jealous. 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

How I Met Your Mother

Series 1

Episode 20: Best Prom Ever

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

US sitcom. Lily and Robin have to gatecrash a high school prom to check out the band because Marshall and Lily want to hire them for the wedding at short notice. 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

BBC Two England

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