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Tikkabilla

Series 4

Episode 36: Seasons and Ducks

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fun and games for children, with songs, rhymes, guests, animals and things to make. Seasons, ducks, jiving and Higgledy House with Amit, Sarah-Jane and Tamba.

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Teletubbies

Hide and Seek

on BBC Two England

Pre-school fun, fantasy and education with the colourful characters. The Teletubbies watch a group of children play hide and seek, and then play their own hiding game.

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Pitt and Kantrop

I'm the Chief, the Chief Gets All

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric fantasy. Pitt and his pterodactyl pal help their tribe. An oversight by the Chief leads to the start of democracy, and Pitt's dad wins. Show more

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 7

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Following the keepers at Kent's wild animal parks. It is feeding time for the wildlife - the lions get high tea, but they have to jump for it. The gorillas have coconuts to eat. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

Regional Variations (3)

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 7: Charlie's Telescope

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Children's animation. Pat is delivering a telescope to Charlie. His satnav leads him in the wrong direction, however, and the van becomes stuck in mud. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

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

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Chuggington

BBC Two England

Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 2: Wilson and the Elephant

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's animation in which trains talk and don't need drivers. Wilson wants his animal transportation badge, so takes Ebo the elephant to the safari park.

Regional Variations (2)

Harry and Toto

Episode 11: Empty and Full

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation with a hare and tortoise who teach about opposites. Toto is delighted to receive a lunch invitation from Harry, but Harry has forgotten to buy any food. Show more

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Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of an elephant, Mama, her calf and his friends. After Max trumpets, Mama shows how animals communicate messages, both important and innocuous. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 18: Welcome to Lolaland

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Animation with the brother and sister. Lola and her imaginary friend Soren Lorenson invent their own land and language. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

The Gas Is Always Greener

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. Finley decides that there is not enough adventure in Friendlyville and leaves town. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 5

Episode 17: Mitzi the Artist

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of two koalas in the Australian outback. Mitzi paints a picture of George that looks just like him, but none of her other pictures turn out right. Show more

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Something Special

Series 1

Episode 2: Weather

on BBC Two England

Education series using Makaton sign language. The weather is always changing, so Mr Tumble tries to wear clothes that suit the conditions. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 17: Scarecrow

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet - a monster who populates his plain white world using a magic crayon. Squiglet draws a scarecrow and helps him keep the crows from eating the corn. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 52: Dinner in the Ninky Nonk

on BBC Two England

Available for years

The Pontipines decide to have their dinner on the Ninky Nonk, but it is a bouncy ride as they travel upside down along the branches and around the garden. Show more

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KS1 Science Clips

Sound and Hearing

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

This programme for five to seven year olds looks at the issues involved when testing babies' hearing. Plus, how sound effects for dinosaur animations are created. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Na Dódaí

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Chronicles of Narnia

The Magician's Nephew

Episode 9: Part 9

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama based on CS Lewis's books, read by Jane Lapotaire and with sign language. Digory, Polly and Fledge discover the magic apples that can save Narnia. Show more

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Daily Politics

25/11/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Anita Anand present all the latest news on the fallout from the Pre-Budget report. Guests include David Yelland, former editor of The Sun.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Anita Anand

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Working Lunch

25/11/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Declan Curry and Naga Munchetty consider what the Pre-Budget report means for small businesses. With tax expert John Whiting and Brendan Barber, the general secretary of the TUC. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Declan Curry
Presenter:
Naga Munchetty

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Out of the Blue

25/11/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. Daniel finds out what happened between Lucia and Fletch. Tracy regains consciousness but doesn't recognise anyone. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

Coast

Shorts

Episode 77: Land Slides

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane unearths the story of massive mudslides in Lyme Regis, meeting a man who can at last rebuild his house - 40 years after it was demolished by a landslip.

Regional Variations (2)

Animal 24:7

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following people whose job is to protect animals. Ellie West from Somerset's Secret World Wildlife Rescue receives a late-night call-out to a dangerously ill roe deer. Show more

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am.pm

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Secret Gardens

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Car Booty

BBC Two England

Car Booty

Series 8

Episode 7: Griggs

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lorne Spicer presents a series in which people sell unwanted household goods at a car boot sale. Jane Griggs can't let go of items she’s collected over the past 12 years. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lorne Spicer

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Car Booty

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two Scotland

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two England

Murder, She Wrote

Series 7

Episode 13: Moving Violation

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series featuring sleuthing scribe Jessica Fletcher. Sheriff Metzger is pressured by a man who believes his family can ignore the law.

Regional Variations (3)

Car Booty

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Flog It!

BBC Two England

Flog It!

Series 6

Aylesbury

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Experts David Palmer and Adam Partridge join presenter Paul Martin in Buckinghamshire. Paul tours Waddesdon Manor, the French-inspired home of the Rothschilds. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
David Palmer
Participant:
Adam Partridge

Regional Variations (2)

Are You an Egghead?

Series 1

Episode 26

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

General knowledge quiz show that searches for the greatest quiz brain in Britain. The quiz is at the quarter-final stage; the series champion wins a regular place on Eggheads. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 8

Episode 17: Suffolk

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Tim Vincent is in Suffolk helping a couple who want to escape town life for a spacious country home with a music room and a garden big enough to grow their own vegetables. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 116

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

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

Regional Variations (2)

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 47

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman with backstage gossip and behind-the-scenes action from the world of Strictly Come Dancing. Claudia is joined by this week's saved couple.

Regional Variations (5)

My Secret Wales

BBC Two Wales

All Over The Shop

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Fossil Detectives

BBC Two Scotland

Delia

BBC Two England

Delia

Episode 4: Asian

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Delia shares quick curry recipes: chicken Masala, coconut Sambal and Thai green prawn curry with frozen ingredients. Away from the kitchen, Delia visits a spice factory. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Delia Smith

Series

Delia

Regional Variations (3)

Hidden Histories

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

All Over the Shop

BBC Two England

All Over The Shop

Episode 6: Nottingham

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Business guru Geoff Burch is on a mission to improve Britain's small shops. In Nottingham, he offers help to a costume hire business that's hiding its wares. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Geoff Burch

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Natural World

2008-2009

Episode 3: Clever Monkeys

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

David Attenborough discovers some surprisingly human behaviour when he looks at monkeys, such as pygmy marmosets, bearded capuchins or white-faced capuchins. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Wild

2006-07 Shorts

Episode 16: Shearwater Island

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

How thousands of strange nocturnal birds make their home on the island of Bardsey in north Wales, and an exploration of the history of the island itself. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Vyv Simson
Producer:
Fiona Pitcher

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Horizon

2008-2009

Jimmy's GM Food Fight

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jimmy Doherty, pig farmer, one-time scientist and poster-boy for sustainable food production is on a mission to find out if GM crops really can feed the world. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Kafka Uncovered

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Magic Party

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Culture Show

BBC Two England

The Culture Show

2008/2009

Episode 15

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Angelina Jolie talks to Mark Kermode about her film Changeling, Tom Hunter highlights the beauty of Titian's works and Sir Paul McCartney presents his new album Electric Arguments. Show more

Regional Variations (5)

Satellite City

BBC Two Wales

Horizon

BBC Two Scotland

The Culture Show

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Band of Brothers

BBC Two England

Band of Brothers

Episode 6: Bastogne

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Wartime drama series. It is the dead of winter, and Easy Company find themselves in the Belgian forest attempting to fend off frostbite, hunger and battle fatigue. Show more

Contributors

Director:
David Leland
Richard D. Winters:
Damian Lewis
Bull Randleman:
Michael Cudlitz
Carwood Lipton:
Donnie Wahlberg
Edward Heffron:
Robin Laing
Donald Malarkey:
Scott Grimes
Lynn Compton:
Neal McDonough
Lewis Nixon:
Ron Livingston
William Guarnere:
Frank John Hughes
Donald Hoobler:
Peter McCabe
Thomas Peacock:
David Nicolle
Joseph Toye:
Kirk Acevedo
Walter Gordon:
Ben Caplan
Wayne Sisk:
Philip Barantini

Regional Variations (3)

Band of Brothers

BBC Two Scotland

Russia: a Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby

BBC Two England

Russia: A Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby

Episode 4: National Treasures

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jonathan Dimbleby continues his odyssey in Siberia, Russia's treasure chest. He visits an emerald mine and then Ekaterinburg, built to protect iron ore reserves. Show more

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GCSE Bitesize Revision

Vocational Bitesize: Leisure and Tourism

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

The first of two programmes supporting the three units of this double-award vocational GCSE, and covers a diverse range of leisure and tourism industries. Show more

BBC Two England

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