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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 65: Mirrors, Pretending and Food

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun, with songs, rhymes, animals and things to make. Mirrors, painting and food with Paul, Sarah-Jane and Tamba.

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Preschool children's comedy combining fun, fantasy and education. The Teletubbies watch some children crawling. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 3

Episode 9: But We Always Do It Like This

on BBC Two England

Children's animation. A little girl and her family are determined to help build Charlie and Lola's sandcastle, and Lola's not happy about it. Show more

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Pinky Dinky Doo and the Pizza Artist

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation for young children about a girl who loves to make up stories. Tyler draws a picture of Mummy, but he has trouble getting it right. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 9: Lost and Found

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about a hare and tortoise who teach about opposites. Harry has looked everywhere for his red car. Perhaps if he were a bit tidier he would not have lost it. Show more

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LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 43: Pixel TV

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Active fun with Stephanie and Sportacus. Pixel sets up LazyTown TV, but Robbie is disgusted by the healthy and happy programming and tries to sabotage the broadcasts. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kirsten O'Brien and Johny Pitts present the ultimate challenge for Britain's kids and their teachers. Hobbies include playing the saxophone and learning to unicycle. Show more

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Gimme a Break

Series 1

Episode 4: The Strahans - Devon

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which kids take control of the family break. Thomas, Fiona and Katherine have three awesome trips to choose from and are in control of the holiday. Show more

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Prank Patrol

Series 2

Episode 9: Stupid Studio

on BBC Two England

Children's entertainment where friends play pranks. A recording studio and a made-up radio station are used to hoodwink a victim into destroying a master CD. Show more

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Twelve boys and girls live as 1940s war evacuees. Local farmer Mr Ward brings a delivery of three little pigs. They might be cute but they're for fattening up to eat. Show more

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Serious Ocean

Episode 9

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Working in bitterly cold conditions, the Ocean Eight face a daunting environmental mission - carrying out a survey of one of the world's most southerly glaciers. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 3

Episode 11: Viva Dangermouse

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated antics from the super hero of the mouse world. Greenback's latest fiendish scheme involves secreting cactus pins in cushions around the land. Show more

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The Flintstones

Episode 103: Once upon a Coward

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric capers. After being robbed without putting up a fight, Fred tries to prove that he is not a coward. Later, he recognises the voice of the robber. Show more

Contributors

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

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Daily Politics

30/10/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn give you the low-down, grill those responsible and discover the stories behind the stories in the corridors of power.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Jo Coburn

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Out of the Blue

30/10/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. Tracy's deception threatens to unravel while Angela wants to take the kids and move back to Melbourne.

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 72: John Paul Jones at Whitehaven

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Neil Oliver discovers why a delegation from the US Navy is sent over to the port of Whitehaven every year to honour the Scot John Paul Jones.

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble are on safari in Namibia. They see an elephant being born in the bush. Ben meets Paddington, Rupert and Pooh: but they're not bears, they're hyenas. Show more

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery programme. Matt Tebbutt teaches Amanda Lamb how to make focaccia bread and ex-Blur guitarist turned farmer, Alex James, introduces a range of rock 'n' roll cheeses. Show more

Contributors

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

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 6

Episode 16: The Big Show of 1965

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. Murder tops the bill at an all-star variety show and Jessica finds herself investigating two killings separated by 25 years.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
John Meyerling:
Michael Cole
Lee Haley:
Anne Francis
Bulldog Kowalski:
Sheldon Leonard
Barry Barnes:
Donald O'Connor

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 32: Lancaster

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Manning and Philip Serrell are scrutinising family treasures in Lancaster, and Paul Martin looks at the work of one of Britain's finest cabinet makers, Gillows. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Anita Manning
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Series Producer:
Peter Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Are You an Egghead?

Series 1

Episode 9

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 19: Warwickshire

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Alistair Appleton is in Warwickshire helping a couple from Epsom find an ideal retirement retreat. They want to downsize, but still want a big kitchen and a garage. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 99

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 29

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman brings you all the latest gossip from the training rooms. Head judge Len Goodman is back with his dancing masterclass. Show more

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X-Ray

BBC Two Wales

Gaisce Gno (Be the Business)

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Horo Gheallaidh

BBC Two Scotland

Mastermind

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

James May's 20th Century

BBC Two England

James May's 20th Century

Episode 1: Honey I Shrunk the World

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series about 20th century innovations. James May discovers how planes, cars, televisions and computers made our world seem a whole lot smaller. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James May

Genres

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Hearts and Minds

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Wright Taste

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Eòrpa

BBC Two Scotland

Credit Crash Britain

BBC Two England

Credit Crash Britain

Episode 1: HBOS: Breaking the Bank

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Mason presents an examination of the credit crunch. Investigating the fall of HBOS and the changes that have swept through the UK's banking industry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Mason
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland

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Autumnwatch

2008

Episode 4

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bill and Kate update us on the red squirrel obstacle course and we see whether there is a pecking order unfolding on our bird feeders. Simon brings us more surprises from the city. Show more

Contributors

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

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Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 22

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Quiz with Simon Amstell, team captain Phill Jupitus and special guest team captain James Corden. Guests include Gabriella Cilmi, Germaine Greer, Glenn Wool and James Allan. Show more

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Beautiful People

Series 1

Episode 5: How I Got My Tongs

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Simon remembers the time when an overweight guide dog and two deaths dominated his young life. Kylie covets a 'dusky Diana' hair colour. Show more

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Sport Wales

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Blas Ceoil

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two England

The Graham Norton Show

Series 4

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Graham Norton with celebrity chat. Mickey Rourke talks about his leading role in the award winning film, The Wrestler. With Jessica Biel and Martha Wainwright, who performs. Show more

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The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Party Political Broadcasts - Democratic Unionist Party

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

India with Sanjeev Bhaskar

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for over a year

Sanjeev Bhaskar travels across India, using his trademark humour and insight to get under the skin of an endlessly fascinating country. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sanjeev Bhaskar
Producer:
Deep Sehgal
Series Producer:
John Das

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Kath and Kim

Series 3

Episode 1: Cactus Hour

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Australian sitcom about a mother and daughter living in suburbia. Kath has mixed feelings when her ex-husband Gary arrives on the scene. Show more

Contributors

Kath Day-Knight:
Jane Turner
Kim Craig:
Gina Riley
Kel Knight:
Glenn Robbins
Brett Craig:
Peter Rowsthorn
Sharon Strezlecki:
Magda Szubanski

Kath and Kim

Series 3

Episode 2: The Mango Espadrille

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Australian sitcom about a mother and daughter in suburbia. Kath and Kim spend a day at the races where they mingle with some C-list celebrities. Show more

Contributors

Kath Day-Knight:
Jane Turner
Kim Craig:
Gina Riley
Kel Knight:
Glenn Robbins
Brett Craig:
Peter Rowsthorn
Sharon Strezlecki:
Magda Szubanski

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Spain Inside Out

Series 1

Episode 3: Reclaiming the Past

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Robert Elms uncovers treasure in Toledo and retraces the steps of Don Quixote. Inka Marti explores Ronda and some smaller towns behind the Costa del Sol.

BBC Two England

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