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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 62: Picnic and Patterns

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pre-school fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, and things to make. Featuring picnics and patterns with Simon, Veejay and Tamba.

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Charlie and Lola

Series 3

Episode 5: Do Not Ever Never Let Go!

on BBC Two England

Children's animation with siblings Lola and Charlie. When Lotta is given a bike, Lola wants one too. She is given Charlie's old bike and learns to ride it. Show more

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Pinky Dinky Doo

The Horn and Antler Club

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed-media animation for young children. Daffinee has a birthday party. Laughing is banned, and when Pinky can't stop she is sent to the Laughing Room. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 6: Up and Down

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation with the hare and tortoise who teach about opposites. It is the Festival of Flight in Opposite Town, and Harry is jealous when Toto has a hot-air balloon ride. Show more

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LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 40: The LazyTown Circus

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fun with pink-haired Stephanie and superhero Sportacus. Stephanie pretends to have circus skills, so the kids decide to put on their own circus show. Show more

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Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pupils take their teachers home to educate them about their hobbies. Teach has to learn how to be a sheepdog handler and must become an expert in Dr Who, before an exam in class. Show more

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Gimme a Break

Series 1

Episode 1: The Castellos - Wales

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which kids take control of the family break. Nina and Simone have three holidays to choose from. They pick their favourite and make the holiday rules. Show more

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Prank Patrol

Series 2

Episode 6: Fortune Teller

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which people play pranks on their friends. Barney Harwood dresses as a Turkish sage and climbs inside a retro fortune teller machine. Show more

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Twelve boys and girls live as 1940s war evacuees. The evacuees struggle with their manners. Pheasant shooting season arrives, one of the most important social events of the year. Show more

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Serious Ocean

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Eight young adventurers go to extremes to help the planet. The team kayak down a spectacular fjord to camp by a glacier. Charlotte takes a trip over the region by helicopter. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 3

Episode 9: Tampering with Time Tickles

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation featuring the wily rodent and his sidekick Penfold. Greenback devises a devilish device to make everything, and everyone, as old as the hills. Show more

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The Flintstones

Series 4

Episode 11: Kleptomaniac Pebbles

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric cartoon capers with Fred and Barney. A jewel thief plants a priceless diamond on Pebbles as part of a heist. Fred and Wilma try to get rid of it. Show more

Contributors

Voice of Fred Flintstone:
Alan Reed
Voice of Betty Rubble:
Bea Benaderet

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Daily Politics

27/10/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Anand is joined by Archie Norman and Geoffrey Robinson to discuss the economy and Peter Mandelson's current situation. Includes coverage from the House of Commons.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Anita Anand

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Out of the Blue

27/10/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. All hell breaks lose when Stavva realises that the reason Amber left was because of his best mate Addo.

Contributors

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

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Coast

Shorts

Episode 61: Pebbles

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane and a team of experts explore Britain's coastline and the relationship between people and the sea, and discover how the pebble makes detectives of us all.

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble are on safari in Namibia. A baby leopard is found abandoned after a flood. Can the Africat team give the cub a second chance? Show more

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery programme. Matt Tebbutt and Amanda Lamb welcome Indian cook Anjum Anand to Market Kitchen. Aaron Craze makes gnocchi with chicken and peas. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Amanda Lamb
Presenter:
Matt Tebbutt
Participant:
Anjum Anand
Participant:
Aaron Craze

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 6

Episode 13: If the Shoe Fits

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. A factory worker, struggling to make ends meet for herself and her son, becomes a prime suspect when her lecherous landlord is killed. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Owen Brownwell:
John Harkins
Patsy Dumont:
Lorna Luft
Seth Hazlitt:
William Windom

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 29: Tenby

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Experts Philip Serrell and Charlie Ross are in Tenby where they share their knowledge with the crowd. Paul Martin meets one of his favourite artists, Aneurin Jones. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Charlie Ross
Series Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Are You an Egghead?

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the general knowledge quiz show that searches for the greatest quiz brain in Britain. The champion of the series will win a regular place on Eggheads. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 7

Episode 16: Kent

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jules Hudson is on the Kent/Surrey borders helping a young couple find a perfect family home in a rural location that is within commuting distance to Croydon. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 96

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

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 26

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman starts the week with all the behind-the-scenes action from Saturday night's Strictly Come Dancing. Judge Craig Revel Horwood analyses the weekend's events. Show more

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Petrolheads

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Border Country with Iolo Williams

BBC Two Wales

An Island Parish

BBC Two Scotland

Dragons' Den: Outside the Den

BBC Two England

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series revealing the lives of the Dragons' Den dragons. An access-all-areas journey into the life of Theo Paphitis. How did he make his millions? Show more

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Autumnwatch

2008

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bill Oddie and Kate Humble present live from Brownsea in Dorset. Simon King unravels autumn mysteries and Gordon Buchanan braves storms to follow the fate of a grey seal colony. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Bill Oddie
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Simon King
Presenter:
Gordon Buchanan

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

John Prescott embarks on a journey through the British class system to see if class still exists, meeting lords, ladies, chavs and pikeys to eye-opening effect. Show more

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Seacht

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Wales at War with John Humphrys

BBC Two Wales

Dear Green Place

BBC Two Scotland

Have I Got News for You

BBC Two England

Have I Got News for You

Series 36

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Another edition of the popular news quiz, with team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton, guest host Alexander Armstrong and guest panellists Kevin Maguire and Frank Skinner.

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Festival Nights

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

High Hopes

BBC Two Wales

Beautiful People

BBC Two England

Beautiful People

Series 1

Episode 4: How I Got My Posh

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Birthdays have never been easy for Simon, especially when the whole school finds out what he really really wants. Meanwhile, Ashlene meets a flasher. Show more

Contributors

Auntie Hayley:
Meera Syal
Simon (24):
Samuel Barnett
Miss Perrin:
Michelle Butterly
Policeman:
John Catterall
Jayeson Jackson:
Josh Handley
Victoria Beckham:
Carley Lenchner
Bingo Billy:
David Schaal
Producer:
Justin Davies

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Electric Proms

2008

Highlights

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Edith Bowman introduces highlights from the Electric Proms 2008, with performances from Oasis, Burt Bacharach, The Streets, Nitin Sawhney, Last Shadow Puppets and Goldfrapp. Show more

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Joins BBC News

BBC Two Scotland

Beautiful People

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Ellery Queen

BBC Two England

Ellery Queen

Episode 15: Adventure of the Wary Witness

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ellery's old college chum is accused of murdering mobster Nick Danello, and Ellery must find a missing witness who can prove his innocence. Show more

Contributors

Ellery Queen:
Jim Hutton
Richard Queen:
David Wayne
Director:
David Greene

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Suenos - World Spanish

Suenos - World Spanish

Episode 1: El espanol

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Spanish languages series for beginners filmed in Spain, Latin America and the United States, exploring the language and culture of the Spanish-speaking world.

BBC Two England

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