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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 27: Tall, Small and Textures

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Sizes, textures and the Funny Family Song with Lorna, Paul and Tamba.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 3

Episode 27: Twins

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Bob and Bill the twins arrive, and Ben and Small find a perfect recipe for them, a twin bean salad. Show more

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Rocket Boy and Toro

Episode 14: Reverse Psychology

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Action-packed comedy space adventure. Rocket Boy travels back in time where he meets Kid Sat and Intern Square, the pre-teen versions of Grandpa Sat and Dr Square. Show more

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Watch My Chops

Peas in a Pod

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Corneil, a super-intelligent dog who hides his genius from everyone but his chum Bernie. Mrs Hamber visits with her dog, who is identical to Corneil.

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Barney's Barrier Reef

Episode 14: Waste Not, Want Not

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Barney Harwood and Gemma Hunt meet extreme recyclers in the Barrier Reef, from snot-guzzling parrotfish to poo-cleaning cucumbers and the waste disposal shark. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Barney Harwood
Presenter:
Gemma Hunt

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Relive the madness of Dick and Dom in Da Bungalow. Melvin O'Doom makes a special appearance.

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Tyler Dinky Doo's Sporting News

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed-media animation about Pinky Dinky Doo who loves to make up stories. Pinky doesn't want to be part of the soccer team. Show more

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Na Braithrean Cuideachail

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: LazyTown Extra

BBC Two England

LazyTown

LazyTown Extra

Episode 19: Deep Sleep

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Spin-off series in which the LazyTown characters find out about different sports and activities. Ziggy joins friends at the zoo to learn about how animals sleep. Show more

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Nuzzle and Scratch

Episode 19: Theme Park

Duration: 19 minutes

on BBC Two England

Puppet-based comedy drama for young children. When a special celebrity arrives to open the theme park, Nuzzle and Scratch certainly give him the ride of his life.

Contributors

Scratch:
Dave Chapman
Theme Park Manager:
Aidan Cook
Producer:
Tony Reed
Director:
Jack Jameson
Writer:
Karen Ward

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Harry and Toto

Episode 17: In and Out

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. Harry and Toto are a hare and tortoise who help children learn about opposites. While Harry enjoys going out, Toto prefers to stay in, writing to his friends. Show more

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Nina and the Neurons

Series 1

Episode 19: Making Music

on BBC Two England

Show for preschool children. Joel wants to make music, so Nina helps him find household objects that he can use as instruments. They then go to see a real band. Show more

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Me Too!

Series 2

Episode 19: Pirate Hospital

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series for four- to six-year-olds. The children are off to a pirate party, but Jordan has a broken arm. Dr Juno makes sure he can still go - even in a cast! Show more

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Mister Maker

Series 1

Episode 19

on BBC Two England

Arts and crafts programme. Mister Maker makes a cactus that never needs watering and creates perfect prints with bubble wrap. The Mister Maker Kids create a hilarious picture. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 68: Running About

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Children's programme. Everybody runs about in the garden so much that Makka Pakka can't wash faces. After a lot of chasing, Makka Pakka finally gets to wash everyone. Show more

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Daily Politics

29/01/2009

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn are joined by guests Kelvin McKenzie, Matthew Taylor and Yasmin Alibhai-Brown. Plus there's a look at opinion polls and Scotland's budget. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Anita Anand
Participant:
Norman Tebbit
Participant:
Phil Woolas

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Working Lunch

29/01/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The team look at the best ways to protect your loan payments and Rob Pittam checks out a tile firm in Newton Abbot that believes manufacturing will bring the UK out of recession.

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Out of the Blue

29/01/2009

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. Poppy and Peta's wedding goes ahead - none of the friends aware of the danger that awaits them at the reception. 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

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Coast

Shorts

Episode 34: Blackwater

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane and a team of experts explore Britain's coastline and the relationship between people and the sea. They visit the Blackwater Estuary in Essex.

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Animal Park

Series 8: 45 minute reversions

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

A man who normally measures the power of tanks discovers how powerful the lions really are. Kate Humble checks out the giraffes' new waterhole and Ben Fogle hunts for camel hair. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Producer:
Joff Wilson
Executive Producer:
Chris Powell
Executive Producer:
Annette Clarke

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Trash to Cash

Series 1

Episode 5: Steel

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which people raise money by clearing out the clutter. Busy mum of four Sarah Steel hopes to raise 500 pounds for a charity helping South American street children. Show more

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 9

Episode 2: Family Secrets

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series. An old student of Jessica's paves the way for a murder when she re-opens a 30-year-old scandal in Cabot Cove. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Dr Seth Haslett:
William Windom
Randall Sloan:
Brian McNamara
Emily Weymouth:
Phyllis Thaxter

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 60: Skegness

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin and experts David Barby and Elizabeth Talbot are in the holiday destination Skegness. David gets in the holiday mood with his first find. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
David Barby
Participant:
Elizabeth Talbot
Series Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 20

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Madhu Singh and Suleiman Mirza, better known as comedy dance act Signature, bring a little spice to the kitchen. Ainsley Harriott hosts the twenty-minute cooking challenge. Show more

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Cash in the Celebrity Attic

Series 2

Episode 9: Currie

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Gloria Hunniford and the team rummage around the Surrey home of former Cabinet Minister Edwina Currie, revealing great antiques and fascinating stories of political life. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 143

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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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The team makes a punishing ascent to reach their campsite 4,000m up on the canyon rim. As they climb ever higher, it is soon clear that charity worker Ann is close to exhaustion. Show more

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Pipes and Drums

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Leadaidh is Breacaist

BBC Two Scotland

Oz and James Drink to Britain

BBC Two England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Oz Clarke and James May travel Britain and Ireland to discover the drinks on offer. The duo travel on to Wigan, home to probably the smallest commercial brewery in the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Oz Clarke
Presenter:
James May

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Hearts and Minds

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

A Gharaids

BBC Two Scotland

Weatherman Walking

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

The Speculators

BBC Two England

Money Programme

The Speculators

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Money Programme's Max Flint travels to the US Virgin Islands to hear the arguments of a leading critic of commodity speculation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Max Flint
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland

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MasterChef

Series 5

Episode 16

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

John Torode and Gregg Wallace are looking for the country's next star chef. In a heat and quarter-final, contestants face three high-pressure tests. Show more

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Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series following a team living as Victorian farmers. There are lambs and pigs to be delivered, which means Alex and Peter need to master animal midwifery. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
David Upshal

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Money Programme

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Scotland

What the Victorians Did for Us

BBC Two England

What the Victorians Did For Us

Original

Episode 6: Conquerors

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovation. He visits Kew Gardens to examine the plants brought back by explorers and demonstrates submarine telegraphy. Show more

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Explore

Argentina's Dirty War

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

A look at how history still haunts modern Argentina. The horror of what happened during Argentina's brutal military dictatorship is once again dividing the country. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tanya Datta

Series

Explore

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Amazon Abyss

Episode 6: Compilation 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

An international team of scientists and divers search for species new to science in the Amazon River. They find stingray, freshwater dolphins, talking fish and the mysterious Jau. Show more

BBC Two England

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