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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 44: Hospitals and Colour

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Colours, explorers and Higgledy House with Simon, Veejay and Tamba.

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Preschool fun, fantasy and education. Tinky Winky plays a there-and-back game on the path. Some children watch clogs being made. Laa-Laa goes for a walk, but it is raining. Show more

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Pitt and Kantrop

Together at Last

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation. 12-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop help their tribe. It's a time of fear and suspicion: items have been stolen in the village. Show more

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Wild About Animals

Episode 4: Giant Otters

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

A freshwater lake in the Peruvian rainforest is home to Oscar, a Giant Otter cub, growing up with his family. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Ryde
Presenter:
Ross Lee

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

A host of games, entertainment, comedy and celebrity guests from Basil’s Swap Shop.

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Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 9: Precious Eggs

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Amy is waiting for a delivery of some duck eggs. When the eggs are accidentally sold at market, Pat must find them and get them to Amy before they start to hatch. Show more

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Calum Clachair: Gleann na Grèine/Bob the Builder: Project Fix It

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Chuggington

BBC Two England

Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 3: Clunky Wilson

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Chuggington is a place where the trains don't need drivers. Wilson and Koko have fun racing until Wilson damages his wheel. He is scared of going to the repair shed. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated story of Clifford the Big Red Dog before he got so big. Daffodil feels left out when Emily and Clifford play together.

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Balamory

Series 1

Episode 14: Odd Socks

on BBC Two England

Children's series. Archie is on his way to visit his sister when Miss Hoolie notices he is wearing odd socks. He goes home to change. Show more

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Little Red Tractor

Series 2

Episode 3: The Town Boy

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated children's series about life on Gosling Farm. A new arrival in the countryside needs to be convinced that it can be fun.

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 29: Upsy Daisy, Igglepiggle, the Bed and the Ball

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Igglepiggle decides to sleep in Upsy Daisy's bed when she goes after a ball. When Upsy Daisy discovers Igglepiggle, she chases him. Show more

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 18: Touch the Sky

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live together on Big Barn Farm. Gobo finds a piece of cloud and is worried that the sky is falling down.

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 18: Hare and Tortoise

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet - a monster who populates his plain white world using a magic crayon. Squiglet draws a tortoise who is on his way to race with a speedy hare. Show more

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The Maths Channel

Year 1 - 3D Shapes

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Maths series for five- to seven-year-olds. This episode looks at three-dimensional shapes that can be found all around us, such as cubes, cylinders and spheres. Show more

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I Do This

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Something Special

Series 2

Episode 17: Doctor

on BBC Two England

Educational series using Makaton sign language. Dolly is sick, so Mr Tumble calls for a doctor to come quick. Show more

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Daily Politics

09/10/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn with politics news. US economist Irwin Stelzer guests. Plus, former Chancellor Ken Clarke and employment minister Tony McNulty discuss the economy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Jo Coburn

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Working Lunch

09/10/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Business, personal finance and consumer news, with Declan Curry and Naga Munchetty. The implications of the cut in interest rates, plus viewers' questions on the Icesave situation. Show more

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Out of the Blue

09/10/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

With time quickly running out for the Jones's, it seems that a heavily sedated Tracey is the only person that holds the key to Sam's deadly scheme. Show more

Contributors

Gabby West:
Sophie Katinis
Bec Quilter:
Renai Caruso
Jarrod O'Donnell:
Clayton Watson

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Living in the Sun

Series 3

Episode 15: Italian Restaurant

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. Tempers fray when Manjit Panesar sinks 60,000 pounds into setting up a gourmet Italian restaurant. Show more

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Animal 24:7

Series 1

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following people whose job is to protect animals. Peterborough RSPCA Inspector Lewis Trickey visits a house overrun with neglected cats whose owner isn't pleased to see him. Show more

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 6

Episode 6: Dead Letter

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series about a sleuthing writer. A fireman is found dead in a burnt-out furniture store but an autopsy shows that he died from a blow to the head. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Sam Booth:
Richard Paul
Fred Owens:
George Furth
Seth Hazlitt:
William Windom

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Flog It!

Series 6

Buxton

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Peak District is the location for today's programme. Experts Kate Bliss and Phillip Serrell examine the antiques while presenter Paul Martin explores Poole's Cavern. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Kate Bliss

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 18

Episode 30

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bradley Walsh and Joe Pasquale help chefs Gino D'Acampo and Lesley Waters to make a meal in 20 minutes. With Ainsley Harriott.

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Escape to the Country

Series 7

Episode 4: Somerset

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Alistair Appleton helps a couple from Hereford move back to the Somerset of their childhood. They are selling their seven-bedroom property now their children are grown up. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 84

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jeremy Vine hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Vine
Series Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 14

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman returns with all the latest gossip from the training rooms and behind-the-scenes action from the world of Strictly Come Dancing.

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An Island Parish

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Horo Gheallaidh

BBC Two Scotland

Gaisce Gno (Be the Business)

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Valleys

BBC Two Wales

James May's Big Ideas

BBC Two England

James May's Big Ideas

Episode 2: Man-Machine

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

James May sets off to discover if his childhood vision of a world populated by robots will ever become a reality. Show more

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The Restaurant

Series 2

Episode 10: The Dinner Party

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery competition series with Raymond Blanc. Here, the three remaining couples must cater for private dinner parties in the homes of some very demanding clients. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Raymond Blanc
Executive Producer:
Chloe Solomon
Executive Producer:
Patrick Uden

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The Day the Troubles Began

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dragon's Eye

BBC Two Wales

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

BBC Two England

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 22

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

The anarchic pop quiz returns with host Simon Amstell, regular team captain Phill Jupitus and guest team captain Stephen Fry. Other guests include Dominic Cooper and Josie Long. Show more

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Week In Week Out

BBC Two Wales

Beautiful People: How I Got My Nose

BBC Two England

Beautiful People

Series 1

Episode 2: How I Got My Nose

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Simon Doonan remembers the time when auditioning for the school play led to his mother being arrested for assault. Show more

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Sport Wales

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

In Cold Blood

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two England

The Graham Norton Show

Series 4

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Graham Norton with celebrity chat, eccentric stories. With legendary comic Jennifer Saunders and 80s icon Cyndi Lauper. Show more

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Scottish Seniors Golf

BBC Two Scotland

The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Amazon with Bruce Parry

BBC Two England

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bruce Parry reaches the halfway point of his journey in the nature reserve of Mamiraua, home to the Amazon's most iconic species. He lives with the Ribeirinho, the river people. Show more

BBC Two England

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