Programme Index

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Tikkabilla

Series 4

Episode 60: Green Frog and Three Cornered Hat

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes and things to make. Green frog, three-cornered hat and Higgledy House in the Tikkabilla house. Show more

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Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric fantasy about 12-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop. A charming stranger enters the tribe and woos Grenella: but his intentions are dishonourable.

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 18

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following the keepers at Kent's wild-animal parks. Matt Skilton faces a prickly problem - how on earth do you pet a baby porcupine? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

Regional Variations (3)

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 18: Treehouse

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Animation. Amy is waiting for a new hibernation home for Dora the dormouse, but disaster strikes when Pat's special delivery lands in a tree. Show more

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

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Chuggington

BBC Two England

Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 13: Wilson's Smooth Moves

on BBC Two England

Available for years

The chuggers learn how to carry passengers comfortably. When poor Wilson struggles to drive smoothly, Eddie has an idea that just might help him. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 23: Wet and Dry

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. The weather does funny things in Opposite Town and when Harry ignores the weather warning, he gets drenched. Show more

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Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

I Don't Like Spiders and Snakes

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series about an elephant mum who shows her calf and his friends wildlife films. While playing superheroes, Bo reveals his fear of creepy crawlies. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 3

Episode 3: I Slightly Want to Go Home

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's animation with the siblings. Lola goes to Lotta's house for a sleepover, and it couldn't be more exciting. Yet everything is a bit different. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

Trucking Rivalry

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. Finley is babysitting a toddler truck and gets upset when the little one gets all the attention. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 1

Episode 2: Sea Captain Ned

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Frank and Buster, two intrepid young koalas. Ned finds an old rowing boat in the outback and decides he wants to become a sea captain. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 31: Famous Fives

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy adventure series in which animated numbers solve maths problems. Numbers 3 and 4 are in the gym using the buddy blocks as a staircase to jump up and down. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 3: Caterpillar

on BBC Two England

Series about a monster who populates his plain white world using magic crayons. Squiglet draws a caterpillar called Arthur, who is as hungry as can be. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 63: Where Are the Tombliboos' Toothbrushes?

on BBC Two England

Available for years

In a magical forest, characters have adventures. The Pontipine children cannot be found, and the Tombliboos' toothbrushes won't stay put. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

An oasis is really a 'desert island' - an island of fertile land in a sea of desert. David Attenborough narrates a look at the teeming natural life surrounding an oasis. Show more

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BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Daily Politics

BBC Two England

Daily Politics

10/12/2008

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Anita Anand cover Prime Minister's Questions and the top political stories of the day.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Anita Anand

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See Hear

Series 28

Episode 22

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

British Sign Language magazine series. A profile of two deaf businesspeople who've been nominated for the Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs. Show more

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Working Lunch

10/12/2008

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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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ten-part step-by-step guide to gardening. Joe Swift gives us his top tips for designing for a sunny spot and creates a sunny border at Berryfields that will look good all season. Show more

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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Chris Packham reaches the Top Ten in his countdown to find the UK's top wildlife display. Featuring the UK's largest land mammal and a shark the size of a bus. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Producer:
Jane French

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 8

Episode 1: Bite the Big Apple

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series about a sleuthing writer. Jessica investigates the murder of the previous tenant in her New York apartment. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Dr Seth Haslitt:
William Windom
Eve Simpson:
Julie Adams
Lt Boyle:
Eugene Roche
Harry Freelander:
John Considine

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 6

Worcester

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques programme in which items owned by members of the public are valued and sold at auction. Experts David Barby and James Lewis give valuations in Worcester. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
David Barby
Participant:
James Lewis
Producer:
Pete Smith

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Reputations are at stake as top chefs are challenged by keen amateur cooks. Three gourmet friends from Gloucestershire do battle with Aldo Zilli and Gino D'Acampo. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anton Du Beke
Participant:
Loyd Grossman

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Bargain Hunt Famous Finds

Series 1

Episode 9: Rakie Ayola and Charles Dale

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Holby City's Rakie Ayola and Casualty's Charles Dale hunt for bargains at the Ardingly Antiques Fair in West Sussex. Presented by Tim Wonnacott. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 127

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

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 58

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Midweek Report takes an exclusive peek into the training rooms and sees how the couples are shaping up for Saturday night's semi-final dance off.

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Coal House

BBC Two Wales

The Crown Jewel

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sighthill Stories

BBC Two Scotland

Top Gear

BBC Two England

Top Gear

Series 12

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Jeremy Clarkson and James May invade Greenham Common airbase to ask if Communists have ever made a good car. London mayor Boris Johnson is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Clarkson
Presenter:
Richard Hammond
Presenter:
James May
Star In A Reasonably Priced Car:
Boris Johnson
Executive Producer:
Andy Wilman

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Oceans

Episode 7: Mediterranean Sea

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

An exploration of the profound effect that humankind is having on the Mediterranean Sea. The team dives the remains of a Roman shipwreck and hunt for sharks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Rose
Presenter:
Lucy Blue
Presenter:
Tooni Mahto
Producer:
Hannah Robson
Director:
Penny Allen
Executive Producer:
Anne Laking
Series Producer:
Helen Thomas

Series

Oceans

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Heroes

Series 3

Episode 11: The Eclipse: Part 2

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series about people with superpowers. The eclipse continues to impact the Heroes' abilities, as Elle and Sylar face off against a vengeful HRG. Show more

Contributors

Nathan Petrelli:
Adrian Pasdar
Peter Petrelli:
Milo Ventimiglia
Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Ando Masahashi:
James Kyson Lee
Mohinder Suresh:
Sendhil Ramamurthy
Tracy Strauss:
Ali Larter
Angela Petrelli:
Christine Rose
Producer:
Tim Kring
Director:
Holly Dale

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Heroes Unmasked

Series 3

Episode 11: Heroes By Design

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Heroes Unmasked steps back in time to look at how Production Designer Ruth Ammon and her team planned out their Haiti designs from the very beginning. Show more

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Season Ticket

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Bob Humphrys: A Tribute

BBC Two Wales

Outnumbered

BBC Two England

Outnumbered

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom. Mum and Dad must try to endure the hell of being trapped in a foreign airport with young children. And as the delays multiply, a game of I Spy takes an unexpected turn. Show more

Contributors

Grandad:
David Ryall
Check-in Attendant:
Paul Clarkson
Ticket Checker:
Marit Kile
Baggage Inspector:
Tony Portacio
Passport Official:
David Ricardo-Pearce
Director:
Andy Hamilton
Director:
Guy Jenkin
Producer:
Andy Hamilton
Producer:
Guy Jenkin

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Newsnight

10/12/2008

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kirsty Wark asks if assisted suicide should be legal and if recent events in Greece are the first of many credit crunch riots. Plus youths in care and the history of troops in Iraq.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark

Genres

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Scottish Questions

BBC Two Scotland

Great Welsh Sporting Moments

BBC Two Wales

After Rome: Holy War and Conquest

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Boris Johnson travels around Europe to continue his investigation into the beginnings of what some people call 'the clash of civilisations'. He begins by looking at the crusades. Show more

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Long Way Down

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

After hours of struggling, the bikes and cars finally cross the muddy river. Ewan sees his first wild zebra, and the pair visit another UNICEF site. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Ewan McGregor
Participant:
Charley Boorman

BBC Two England

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