Programme Index

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Tikkabilla

Series 4

Episode 44: House that Jack Built

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, and things to make. Food and houses in the Tikkabilla house with Sarah-Jane and Tamba.

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Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric fantasy. Twelve-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop try to help their tribe. Sariac puts Stef in charge of building him a raft. Show more

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 12

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following the keepers at Kent's wild-animal parks. There's a buoy in the tigers' swimming pool, but what will Inda and Amir make of their unusual toy? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

Regional Variations (3)

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 12: A Speedy Car

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Animation. Pat has to deliver a new remote-controlled car to Bill's party, but the car is accidentally switched on and zooms away across Pencaster. 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 7: Koko and the Squirrels

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Koko has to deliver timber to the paper mill, but she ignores Old Puffer Pete's advice to take it slowly and ends up coming off the track.

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Harry and Toto

Episode 18: Win and Lose

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation with a hare and tortoise who help young children learn about opposites. Harry learns that fast isn't always best.

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Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

A Baby of a Different Stripe

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Programme for preschool children combining animation with action footage. Karla's mother is having a new foal, a development Karla isn't so sure about. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 23: I Will Not Ever Never Forget You Nibbles

on BBC Two England

Children's animation. Charlie and Lola love Charlie's pet mouse Nibbles. When Nibbles dies, Lola is very sad. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

Finley and the Fix-It Shop

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. Finley is scared of having a check-up at the Fix-It shop, but Jesse is there to help. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 5

Episode 22: Mitzi's Hide and Seek

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Frank and Buster, two intrepid young koalas. Alice, Mitzi and Josie are playing hide and seek. Show more

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Something Special

Series 1

Episode 8: School

on BBC Two England

Educational series using Makaton sign language. Tyra likes going to school. Find out what Tyra and her friends like doing there. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 22: Frog Prince

on BBC Two England

Series about Squiglet - a monster who populates his plain white world using a magic crayon. Squiglet draws a frog called Freddie who remembers having a spell put on him. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 57: Be Careful Tombliboos!

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Travelling in the Pinky Ponk, the Tombliboos drink their Pinky Ponk juice, managing to narrowly miss spilling their drinks, but finally it splats everywhere. Show more

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KS1 Science Clips

Using Electricity

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Science for five- to seven-year-olds. What would you miss most without electricity? This programme looks at life with and without electricity in Peru and Zambia. Show more

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Na Dódaí

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Chronicles of Narnia

The Magician's Nephew

Episode 10: Part 10

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 return with the magic apple, but will it save Narnia? Show more

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Open Gardens

Series 2

Episode 22: Summerlawn and Fuchsia Garden

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Featuring Frankie Lipton's manicured garden created from an untamed field in Middlesex, and Ray and Christine Ayres's fuchsia garden. Show more

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Working Lunch

02/12/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

What your savings strategy should be, this year's must-have Christmas toys and Gerald Ratner is in the studio Declan Curry and Naga Munchetty.

Contributors

Presenter:
Declan Curry
Presenter:
Naga Munchetty

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Out of the Blue

02/12/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. Tracy begins to suspect she's done something horrible in her past, while Jason responds to Deborah's offer.

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

Episode 69: Galway Beans

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Neil Oliver discovers how it was that mysterious flotsam washed up on the Galway shoreline via the Gulf Stream, and inspired Columbus's accidental discovery of America. Show more

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Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Real Rescues

BBC Two England

Real Rescues

Series 1

Episode 15

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nick Knowles follows the dramatic day-to-day work of the emergency services. Real Rescues is at the heart of the action, out on call with the country's dedicated emergency crews. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Knowles

Genres

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ten-part step-by-step guide to gardening. Monty Don is back with a beginner's guide to growing food. He demonstrates the best way to prepare the soil for a bumper crop. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Stormont Live

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Nature's Top 40

BBC Two England

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Countdown of the UK's top wildlife spectacles. Chart entries include a Scottish floral extravaganza. Plus, Janet Sumner discovers how to get hugged by a wild seal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Participant:
Janet Sumner
Series Producer:
Jane French

Regional Variations (3)

Real Rescues

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two England

Murder, She Wrote

Series 7

Episode 18: Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. A shy ventriloquist is accused of murdering a ruthless comedy club owner after his dummy is found with the victim's corpse. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Dennis Stanton:
Keith Michell
Woody Perkins:
Grant Shaud

Regional Variations (3)

Secret Gardens

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Flog It!

BBC Two England

Flog It!

Series 6

Paisley

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques series. Paul Martin and experts Adam Partridge and Philip Serrell give valuations in Paisley. Paul goes to Glasgow to learn to tango.

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Adam Partridge

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Are You an Egghead?

Series 1

Episode 31

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the grand final. One contestant will be crowned series champion and win a place on Eggheads, the most fearsome quiz team in history. Show more

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Bargain Hunt Famous Finds

Series 1

Episode 2: Lembit Opik MP and Edwina Currie

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Political heavyweights Edwina Currie and Lembit Opik use all their debating and dealing skills when they take on each other at an auction house. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 121

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

Regional Variations (2)

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 52

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.

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All Over The Shop

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Coal House

BBC Two Wales

Fossil Detectives

BBC Two Scotland

Delia

BBC Two England

Delia

Episode 5: Entertaining

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Delia Smith shares easy recipes to cook for friends: onion tart, Cincinnati five ways chilli and coconut pie. Outside the kitchen, Delia meets Marco Pierre White. 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 7: Leicester

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Business guru Geoff Burch is on a mission to improve Britain's small shops. Geoff gives Leicester's small shopkeepers a lesson in basic maths. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Geoff Burch

Regional Variations (3)

Jamie Owen's Magic Harbours

BBC Two Wales

Natural World: Crocodile Blues

BBC Two England

Natural World

2008-2009

Episode 4: Crocodile Blues

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The gharial, the world's oldest crocodilian, is on the very edge of extinction. Reptile expert Rom Whitaker and his team try to discover the cause of the die-off. Show more

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Horizon

2008-2009

Episode 4: Do You Know What Time It Is?

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Particle physicist Professor Brian Cox asks, 'What time is it?' It's a simple question and it sounds like it has a simple answer. But do we really know what it is we're asking? Show more

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Magic Party

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Kane on Friday

BBC Two Wales

The Culture Show

BBC Two England

The Culture Show

2008/2009

Episode 16

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Sheen talks about his forthcoming role as David Frost in Ron Howard's film Frost/Nixon while Sir Tom Jones takes on The Culture Show's busking challenge. Show more

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Horizon

BBC Two Scotland

Satellite City

BBC Two Wales

The Culture Show

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Band of Brothers

BBC Two England

Band of Brothers

Episode 8: The Last Patrol

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Wartime drama series. Easy Company arrives in the Alsace town of Haguenau, and is ordered to send a patrol across the river to take enemy prisoners. Show more

Contributors

David Kenyon Webster:
Eion Bailey
Carwood Lipton:
Donnie Wahlberg
Henry Jones:
Colin Hanks
Robert 'Popeye' Wynn:
Nicholas Aaron
Richard D. Winters:
Damian Lewis
Donald Malarkey:
Scott Grimes
John Martin:
Dexter Fletcher
Lewis Nixon:
Ron Livingston
Burton 'Pat' Christenson:
Michael Fassbender

Regional Variations (2)

Russia: a Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby

BBC Two England

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jonathan Dimbleby reflects on his journey across the ten thousand miles of Russia, visiting Stalin's Birobidzhan before completing his exploration in Vladivostok. Show more

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GCSE Bitesize Revision

Vocational Bitesize: Engineering

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Made with the help of leading teachers of the subject, this programme covers a diverse range of engineering industries. Show more

BBC Two England

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