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Tikkabilla

Series 4

Episode 34: Messy, Incy and TV

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, and things to make. Busy, Incy, messy and Higgledy House with Amit, Sarah-Jane and Tamba.

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Pitt and Kantrop

Secret Weapon

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric fantasy. Twelve-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop try to help their tribe. A spy in the village causes discord. Show more

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Following the keepers at Kent's wild animal parks. The Siberian tiger cubs are four weeks old. A termite mound is built for the elephants, and a smoothie made for the anteaters. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

Regional Variations (3)

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 6: A Bouncy Castle

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Animation. Pat has to deliver a bouncy castle to Lauren's class, but the castle accidentally inflates inside the sorting office. Show more

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Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 1: Can't Catch Koko

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's animation set in Chuggington, a place where trains don't need drivers. When Harrison breaks down, Koko volunteers to replace him on the night shift. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 14: Easy and Difficult

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation series with a hare and tortoise who help young children learn about opposites. Harry gets all hot and bothered when he has a difficult sum to do. Show more

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Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Programme for pre-school children combining animation with live action footage. Everyone is enamoured of their tails - everyone, that is, except for Max. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 17: What If I Get Lost in the Middle of Nowhere

on BBC Two England

Animation with Charlie and his imaginative little sister Lola. A surprise school trip is announced, but Lola worries she might get lost. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. DJ enters a competition, then doesn't want to compete when she realises she probably won't win. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 5

Episode 16: Archie's Fall

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series about two koalas who fly around the Australian outback helping others. When Archie has a fall before the tennis tournament, he decides not to tell anyone. Show more

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Something Special

Series 1

Episode 1: Pets

on BBC Two England

Educational series using Makaton sign language. Pretend to be a cat, a dog or a rabbit with Mr Tumble, and sign a variety of animals. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 16: Elephant

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet, a monster who populates his plain white world using a magic crayon. Squiglet draws Eleanor, an elephant who makes the loudest trumpet in the jungle. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 51: Where's Your Uff-Uff Makka Pakka?

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's programme. Makka Pakka is washing the ball when his uff-uff blows away. Upsy Daisy sets off through the garden to return it. Show more

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Hurley Burley

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Look and Read

Shadow Play

Episode 4: Phantoms and Photographs

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Schools series. Ben helps Hester to escape from the Wherry after she makes a discovery. He finds out more about the girl in blue. Show more

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Daily Politics

24/11/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Anita Anand present the top political stories of the day in a Pre-Budget Report special. The guests are Ruth Kelly, Vince Cable and John Redwood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Anand
Presenter:
Andrew Neil

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Working Lunch

24/11/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Award-winning daily business, personal finance and consumer news with Declan Curry and Naga Munchetty.

Contributors

Presenter:
Declan Curry
Presenter:
Naga Munchetty

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Out of the Blue

24/11/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. Lucia goes undercover to try and save Daniel but has she just made everything worse?

Contributors

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

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Coast

Shorts

Orkney Octopus

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Exploring the coast of the United Kingdom. Although Orkney's crime rate is low, one slippery thief is stealing lobsters. Miranda Krestovnikoff tracks the octopus. Show more

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Animal 24:7

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following people who protect and work closely with animals. Iain Newby is called to a police operation to remove a large collection of exotic and potentially lethal animals. Show more

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Secret Gardens

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Car Booty

BBC Two England

Car Booty

Series 8

Episode 6: Attewell

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lorne Spicer presents a series in which people sell unwanted goods. Rob Attewell, a boy with his toys, hopes to sell some items and add a string to his bow with archery lessons. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lorne Spicer

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Daily Politics

Pre-Budget Report

Duration: 2 hours, 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Naga Munchetty present the details of the Government's Pre-Budget Report including live coverage of Alistair Darling's speech in the House of Commons.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Naga Munchetty

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Escape to the Country

Series 8

Episode 16: Devon

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jules Hudson is helping a couple make the move from the West Midlands to Devon. They are interested in finding a property with enough land to keep a couple of rescued donkeys. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 115

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

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 46

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman hosts behind-the-scenes action from Strictly Come Dancing. Craig Revel Horwood analyses the weekend's events, and Claudia consoles the knocked-out couple. Show more

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Bread of Heaven with Huw Edwards

BBC Two Wales

An American Time Bomb: This World

BBC Two England

This World

American Time Bomb

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Investigative documentary series. Is America facing a greater threat to its economy than the meltdown of its banking system? David Walker, former US Comptroller General, thinks so. Show more

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University Challenge

2008/2009

Episode 19

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Students representing St John's College Cambridge take on King's College Cambridge in a bid to reach the quarter-finals of the student quiz. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

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Indian Food Made Easy

Series 2

Episode 3: Bengali Cuisine

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anjum Anand shows James Moody how to make keema stuffed mashed potatoes, butternut squash with chickpeas a fish curry and prawns, coconut and mustard. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

An exploration of the secret history of Churchill's first meeting with Joseph Stalin in Moscow and the behind-the-scenes actions of Roosevelt's emissary to the Soviet Union. Show more

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Hospital Check-Up

BBC Two Wales

Seacht

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dear Green Place

BBC Two Scotland

Have I Got News for You

BBC Two England

Have I Got News for You

Series 36

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Popular news quiz. Team captains Frank Skinner and Ian Hislop are joined by guest host Jack Dee and guest panellists Miranda Hart and Quentin Letts.

Contributors

Participant:
Frank Skinner
Participant:
Ian Hislop
Participant:
Jack Dee
Participant:
Miranda Hart
Participant:
Quentin Letts

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Satellite City

BBC Two Wales

Band of Brothers

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Band of Brothers

BBC Two England

Band of Brothers

Episode 5: The Crossroads

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Wartime drama series based on the acclaimed book by Stephen E Ambrose. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Tom Hanks
Robert 'Popeye' Wynn:
Nicholas Aaron
Richard D. Winters:
Damian Lewis
Bull 'Bull' Randleman:
Michael Cudlitz
Lester 'Leo' Hashey:
Mark Huberman
Carwood Lipton:
Donnie Wahlberg
David Kenyon Webster:
Eion Bailey
Edward 'Babe' Heffron:
Robin Laing
Donald Malarkey:
Scott Grimes
Lynn `Buck' Compton:
Neal McDonough
Lewis Nixon:
Ron Livingston
William 'Wild Bill' Guarnere:
Frank John Hughes
Donald Hoobler:
Peter McCabe
Thomas Peacock:
David Nicolle

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Ellery Queen

Adventure of the Tyrant of Tin Pan Alley

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Author and amateur detective Ellery Queen attempts solve another murder. A popular songwriter is killed during an interlude on a radio show. Show more

Contributors

Ellery Queen:
Jim Hutton
Richard Queen:
David Wayne

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GCSE Bitesize Revision

Vocational Bitesize: Health and Social Care

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Programme to support this double award vocational GCSE, covering a diverse range of health and social care issues.

BBC Two England

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