Programme Index

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Tikkabilla

Series 4

Episode 61: Shapes and Cows

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, and things to make. A look at shapes, food and cows with Lorna, Simon and Tamba.

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Teletubbies

Baby Elephant

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun, fantasy and education. The Tubbies see two children watching a herd of elephants in a safari park. Little Bo Peep appears in Teletubbyland.

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Pitt and Kantrop

Shivaree's Circus

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric mayhem. 12-year-old Pitt and his pterodactyl pal Kantrop try to help their tribe. Deena runs away to the circus and Pitt is charged with retrieving her. Show more

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 19

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following the keepers at Kent's wild-animal parks. The vet makes a dramatic discovery when she treats Pod the tamarin monkey for a mysterious wound. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

Regional Variations (3)

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 19: Green Rabbit

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Children's animation. Baby Nik has lost his green rabbit and cannot sleep. Meera orders a new one, but the Pencaster Flyer breaks down, and Pat must deliver the parcel. 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 14: Cool Wilson

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's animation set in a place where trains talk, think and don't need drivers. Wilson is excited to learn that Frostini needs a helper for the school holidays. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 24: Dark and Light

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. Harry's going to the moon! But only if he can get more shiny bits to make his spaceship go fast enough. Show more

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Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

Kings and Queens of the Savannah

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about an elephant who teaches her calf and his friends about animals by showing them wildlife films. Bo, Karla and Max want to be royalty. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 3

Episode 4: I Am Extremely Absolutely Boiling

on BBC Two England

Children's animation with the brother and sister. It's extremely hot, and Charlie and Lola are trying to stay cool. Lola falls out with Arnold. Show more

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the vehicles of Friendlyville. Gorby drinks too much junk oil and feels rundown. The trucks teach him the value of good nutrition. Show more

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The Koala Brothers

Series 1

Episode 3: The Thirsty Penguin

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of Frank and Buster, two koalas on a mission to help other creatures. Frank and Buster meet a penguin backpacker who has run out of water. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 32: Fair Shares

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy adventure series in which animated numbers solve mathematical problems in the real world, with input from children. Numbers 3, 4 and 6 are in the cosy room. Show more

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 4: Hippo

on BBC Two England

Squiglet is a monster who draws friends in his plain white world with his magic crayons. Squiglet uses a curved line to draw a hippopotamus called Delores. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 64: The Pontipines' Picnic

on BBC Two England

Available for years

In a magical forest, characters have adventures. The Pontipines look for the perfect place to have a picnic. They call the Wottingers and invite them. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 3

Trouble with Ghosts

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Baron Greenback lures DM and Penfold to a haunted mansion in Transylvania, planning to scare them to death with his remote controlled fiends.

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The Flintstones

Episode 111: Reel Trouble

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

More adventures of the stone-age family from Bedrock. Fred captures more than he bargained for in his home videos.

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Working Lunch

11/12/2008

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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Out of the Blue

11/12/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. Tamara is still making waves between Gabby and Jason as Tess must fight her growing addiction.

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 67: Govan Dolphins

Duration: 4 minutes

on BBC Two England

Miranda Krestovnikoff joins the dolphins who come to the Welsh coast to raise their young.

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Real Rescues

Series 1 - 30 Minute Versions

Episode 5

Duration: 28 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

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ten-part step-by-step guide to gardening. Rachel de Thame shows us what plants will thrive in pots in shady patios or basements. Show more

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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature programme. Mike Dilger is near Marlborough to see a mind-boggling display of bluebells, while Chris Packham prepares to be deafened by one of the UK's noisiest songsters. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Presenter:
Mike Dilger
Producer:
Jane French

Regional Variations (2)

Murder, She Wrote

Series 8

Episode 2: Night Fears

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. When Jessica is appointed lecturer in criminology, a jealous colleague challenges her to a contest to discover the identity of a vicious mugger. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Luke Phillips:
Tim Choate
Kevin Bryce:
Bobby Hosea
Officer Morelli:
John Lavachielli
Dr Raymond Auerbach:
Alan Oppenheimer
Jennifer Bryce:
Roxie Roker
Roslyn Aleman:
Julie St Claire

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 6

Folkestone

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 Mark Stacey and Nick Hall give valuations in Folkestone. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Mark Stacey
Participant:
Nick Hall
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 fun-loving foodies from Scotland do battle with James Tanner and John Burton Race. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anton Du Beke
Participant:
Loyd Grossman

Regional Variations (2)

Bargain Hunt Famous Finds

Series 1

Episode 8: Keith Chegwin and Sally James

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Keith Chegwin and Sally James, once arch rivals on television, face off again when they hunt for bargains at an antique centre in Chiswick, London. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 128

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

Regional Variations (2)

Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 6

Episode 59

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Claudia Winkleman brings you all the latest gossip from the training rooms. Head Judge Len Goodman is back with his dancing masterclass.

Regional Variations (5)

Isteach Chun an Oileain (Into the Island)

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Coal House

BBC Two Wales

Do Bheatha Don Duthaich

BBC Two Scotland

James May's 20th Century

BBC Two England

James May's 20th Century

Episode 5: Inventing the Teenager

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

During the 20th century teenagers evolved to the point of almost becoming a separate species. James May is on a journey to find out how this came about. Show more

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Pier Pressure

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Rè Eòrpa

BBC Two Scotland

James May's 20th Century

Episode 6: Big City, Bright Lights

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Each day 180,000 people move into a city somewhere on the planet. James May investigates how the high-rise urban living condition was created.

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The Hairy Bakers cook up their favourite festive recipes for families who won't be spending Christmas together: fire-fighters, nurses, police and ambulance crews. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Si King
Presenter:
Dave Myers
Executive Producer:
Gill Tierney
Producer:
Oliver Clark
Director:
Oliver Clark

Regional Variations (3)

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 22

Episode 11

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy pop quiz with host Simon Amstell, regular team captain Phill Jupitus, special guest team captain Omid Djalili and guests Martin Freeman, Josh Groban and Heston Blumenthal.

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The Graham Norton Show

Series 4

Episode 11

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Graham Norton presents comedy monologues and celebrity chat. The star of the Mummy films, Brendan Fraser, joins Graham for a chat, and Alesha Dixon performs. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Blas Ceoil

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

High Hopes

BBC Two Wales

Lead Balloon

BBC Two England

Lead Balloon

Series 3

Episode 5: Spikey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about ex-celebrity comedian Rick Spleen. When Rick and Mel are invited to the theatre, Rick's reluctance increases when he realises that the play is by an ex-stand-up. Show more

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Newsnight

11/12/2008

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Investigation and analysis of the day's headlines with Kirsty Wark. Including news of a second referendum in Ireland on the EU's Lisbon Treaty, and a report on the day's EU summit. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark

Genres

Regional Variations (4)

The Graham Norton Show

BBC Two Wales

Lead Balloon

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Johannesburg

BBC Two England

Louis Theroux

Law and Disorder in Johannesburg

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Louis Theroux travels to Johannesburg, where the residents find themselves increasingly besieged by crime, and turning to private security offering protection for a price. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

James May's 20th Century

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Seven Days

BBC Two England

Seven Days

Series 1

Episode 14: Parkergeist

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about a CIA operative who can prevent world disasters by travelling back in time. Parker's soul is left in limbo after the time-travel process goes awry. Show more

BBC Two England

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