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Tikkabilla

Series 4

Episode 39: Dressing Up and Sharks

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, and things to make. Dressing up, sharks and Higgledy House with Toni, Justin and Tamba.

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Teletubbies

Colours (Red)

on BBC Two England

Preschool comedy combining fun, fantasy and education. Po makes some adjustments on the switch panel and all the lights change to red.

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Pitt and Kantrop

Super Fish Man

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric fantasy. 12-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop try to help their tribe. Mandas decides to play the masked hero in order to seduce Deena. Show more

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 10

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Following the keepers at Kent's wild-animal parks. A precious litter of 14 African Wild Dog puppies are fighting for their lives after their mother dies in childbirth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

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Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 10: Naughty Pumpkin

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Animation. Lizzy and Lauren arrange a horse riding lesson for Ben, and Pat brings Pumpkin to the mail centre. Pumpkin is a naughty pony, however, and escapes. Show more

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Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 5: Braking Brewster

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's animation with the trains that talk, think and don't need drivers. Wilson and Brewster are sent to get stone from the quarry. Brewster is in a hurry. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 15: Fast and Slow

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation series helping young children learn about opposites. Harry and Toto decide to play a swapping game: Harry does everything slowly while Toto rushes around. Show more

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Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

The Play's the Thing

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of an elephant, her calf and his friends. Mama helps Bo, Karla and Max see the value of play and why different animals play differently. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 21: You Can Be My Friend

on BBC Two England

Animation about a brother and his imaginative sister. Marv's little brother Morton is coming to play with Lola, who is excited about a potential new friend. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

That's What Trucks Are For

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. DJ damages her shovel and refuses help at work, wanting to do everything herself. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 5

Episode 20: Ned's Missing Teddy

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Frank and Buster, two intrepid young koalas. Ned takes Teddy on an outback adventure and realises he isn't with him when he gets home. Show more

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Something Special

Series 1

Episode 6: Toys

on BBC Two England

Educational series using Makaton sign language. Mr Tumble has a tea party with some of his favourite toys but gets in a bit of a mess. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 20: Crab

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet - a monster who populates his plain white world using a magic crayon. Squiglet draws a crab called Herman, who is starting to outgrow his shell. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 55: Shshsh! Upsy Daisy's Having a Rest!

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Upsy Daisy wants to rest in bed but keeps being disturbed. Finally she is left alone but finds she would rather play with her friends after all. Show more

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Daily Politics

28/11/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anita Anand is joined by Douglas Murray and Jessica Asato to discuss the day's stories, including Damian Green's arrest and the possible death of New Labour.

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Anand

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Working Lunch

28/11/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Declan and Naga look at the impact of the current retail troubles on the job market. Plus there's a look at the Government's 60 per cent acquisition of The Royal Bank of Scotland.

Contributors

Presenter:
Declan Curry
Presenter:
Naga Munchetty

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Rishi Persad presents all the action from Olympos, Burgess Hill as the second round of the International Bowls Open comes to a climax. Show more

Contributors

Commentator:
David Corkill
Presenter:
Rishi Persad
Commentator:
Andy Thomson
Commentator:
John Price
Commentator:
Greg Harlow

Genres

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Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two England

Murder, She Wrote

Series 7

Episode 16: From the Horse's Mouth

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Murder mystery series. Jessica Fletcher attends a party for a celebrated thoroughbred horse in Kentucky, where a feud between neighbours leads to murder.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Harry McGraw:
Jerry Orbach
Director:
Jerry Jameson

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Flog It!

Series 6

Norwich

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin and experts Philip Serrell and Mark Stacey value antiques for the people of Norfolk in Norwich. Paul also visits Redwings Horse Sanctuary to see rescued horses. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Mark Stacey

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Are You an Egghead?

Series 1

Episode 29

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

General knowledge quiz show that searches for the greatest quiz brain in Britain. It is the semi-finals of the quiz; the series champion wins a regular place on Eggheads. Show more

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Escape to the Country

Series 8

Episode 20: North Yorkshire

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Denise Nurse is in North Yorkshire helping a couple who have been searching for their ideal country home for ten years. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 119

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 50

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman breaks into the Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals and the Friday panel previews Saturday night's costumes and dances.

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Landward

BBC Two Scotland

Credit Crash Britain

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Fossil Detectives

BBC Two England

Fossil Detectives

Episode 8: South of England

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Hermione Cockburn and a team of geologists search for Britain's fossil treasures. On the Isle of Wight, they excavate a dinosaur at a secret location. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Credit Crash Britain

BBC Two Scotland

An Island Parish

BBC Two England

An Island Parish

Series 3

Episode 11: Winds of Change

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

On the Isles of Scilly, tension rises as David's boss, the Revd Steve Wild, arrives from the mainland to oversee the minister's crucial re-election vote. Show more

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Mastermind

2008/09

Episode 13

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

John Humphrys quizzes four more contenders with questions on Ghengis Khan, Gothic architecture, the Rama novels and rare breeds of British farm animals. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Jon Kelly

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Gardeners' World

Specials 2008

Episode 3: People and Their Gardens

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Toby Buckland looks back at the year through some of the gardens the show has visited. Alys Fowler lets viewers into her own small town cottage garden. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Documentary series following the work of barristers. Looking at the impact of the Crown Prosecution Service ending hundreds of years of tradition by employing its own barristers. Show more

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Magic Party

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

High Hopes

BBC Two Wales

QI

BBC Two England

QI

Series C

Episode 12: Combustion

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Stephen Fry hosts the quiz show. Subjects include catastrophes, cosmonauts and coconuts, with Bill Bailey, Dara O'Briain, Phill Jupitus and Alan Davies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Participant:
Bill Bailey
Participant:
Phill Jupitus
Participant:
Dara O Briain

Brand

QI

Regional Variations (3)

Fossil Detectives

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Culture Show Uncut

BBC Two England

The Culture Show Uncut

2008/2009

Episode 15

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Angelina Jolie gives a rare interview to The Culture Show. She talks to Mark Kermode about her varied film career including her new film Changeling. Show more

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Bowls: International Open

2008

Extra: Part 2

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Rishi Persad presents action from today's second round matches at the International Open in Burgess Hill.

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Satirical comedy following a documentary film-maker on her quest to probe the very soul of the modern politician. Show more

Contributors

Jack Tanner:
Michael Murphy
Director:
Robert Altman
Alex Tanner:
Cynthia Nixon
Joanna Buckley:
Wendy Crewson

Formats

BBC Two England

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