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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 44: Hospitals and Colour

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Colours, explorers and Higgledy House with Simon, Veejay and Tamba.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 1: Princess and the Pea

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Ben and Small make some princess pie for a princess. Show more

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Batfink

The Super Trap/Beanstalk Jack

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated double-bill with the pint-sized crimebuster. Hugo A Go Go jams all electrical equipment in the city, and Jack's beans cause chaos. Show more

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Animalia

Brain Drain

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

CGI animated series. Alex and Zoe stumble upon a magic portal in the library and are transported to the world of Animalia, where animals can talk. Show more

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Mortified

Series 1

Episode 12: Being Me

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy. With a school dance coming up, Taylor starts to rethink her image and identity. As the dance draws closer, she turns to St Joan of Arc for answers. Show more

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Skunk Fu

The Art of the Fan Fan

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation. Crane, Duck and Fox must train Skunk in a technique using steel fans and dance-like moves, in his opinion 'girly' moves. Show more

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on BBC Two England

Science game show. Richard Hammond looks at catapults and levers. Ninja Nan gets pelted with eggs, and the Lab Rats use a huge trebuchet to fire flaming cannonballs at a caravan. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Sam and Mark continue their search to find the world's next great superhero. The ten remaining superheroes try to foil the dastardly Dr Dark's plan to control the TV airwaves. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

More comedy, games and chances to swap something you do not want for something you do want. Plus a guest will be swapping something they no longer want for something you may have. Show more

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Roar

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following the keepers at Kent's wild animal parks. A baby gorilla abandoned by her mum needs to be hand-raised. How will it take to being bottle-fed like a human baby? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

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Malcolm in the Middle

Series 6

Episode 15: Chad's Sleepover

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about a gifted boy growing up in a chaotic family. Dewey's strange friend Chad wreaks havoc during a sleepover. Show more

Malcolm in the Middle

Series 6

Episode 16: No Motorcycles

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about a gifted boy growing up in a chaotic family. Despite being forbidden to do so by Lois, Hal takes Francis on a motorcycle road-trip for his 21st birthday. Show more

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Proper Messy

Episode 4

Duration: 2 minutes

on BBC Two England

Teen drama. Imogen's reputation is in tatters following a malicious video clip circulating the school. Who sent it? Plus, can the group get the school hall redecorated in time? Show more

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Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Reggie Yates presents the show with useful tips for teenagers. Wannabe comic Sullivan lacks confidence so Alex Zane gives him a crash course in boosting his esteem. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Reggie Yates
Presenter:
AJ Odudu
Producer:
Cesca Eaton
Participant:
Sophie Michell

Genres

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Myths

Episode 6: Escape from the Underworld

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Greek myths are given a modern twist. Orpheus is on a mission to get his ex-girlfriend Eurydice back, but she's shacked up with dangerous club-owner Hades. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Series

Myths

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Sound

Series 3

Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Teen music and entertainment show. Featuring chat and performance from VV Brown and an acoustic VT performance from Kid British. Guest: Goldie Lookin Chain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Annie Mac
Presenter:
Nick Grimshaw

Genres

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Trexx and Flipside

Episode 6: Kings of Da Hood

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about two wannabe hip-hop stars. Brilliance finds spiritual healing and decides the boys must invest in good karma, so he sends them to help a local school. Show more

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The Sky at Night

The Merry Dancers

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

The world of astronomy. Dr Chris Lintott travels to a radar facility in northern Norway to discover the causes behind the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Patrick Moore
Presenter:
Chris Lintott
Producer:
Jane Fletcher

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Meerkat Manor

Series 1

Episode 9: Daisy's Choice

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Documentary series looking at a family of meerkats living on the edge of the Kalahari Desert. In this episode, Daisy unexpectedly gives birth in the wrong burrow.

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Psych

Series 1

Episode 2: Spellingg Bee

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comic detective drama series in which a novice sleuth pretends he is psychic. Shawn and Gus look into the death of the Spellmaster at an over-competitive spelling bee. Show more

Contributors

Burton 'Gus' Guster:
Dule Hill
Carlton Lassiter:
Timothy Omundson
Juliet O'Hara:
Maggie Lawson
Henry Spencer:
Corbin Bernsen

Regional Variations (4)

Wales on Saturday

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Sportscene

BBC Two Scotland

Final Score

BBC Two England

Final Score

14/02/2009

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Results from the day's football fixtures. Featuring the fifth-round games in the FA Cup, and League One's fixtures, including Cheltenham v Hereford and Crewe v Leyton Orient. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Ian Finch

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Coast

BBC Two Scotland

Coast

Series 3 Reversions

Kings Lynn to Felixstowe

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Coast team journey around the breathtaking shoreline of East Anglia, where Neil Oliver explores the abandoned site of an experimental radar. Show more

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Eggheads

BBC Two Scotland

Dad's Army: Brain versus Brawn

BBC Two England

Dad's Army

Series 5

Episode 10: Brain versus Brawn

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. The members of the platoon disguise themselves as firemen during an exercise, but then they are called upon to tackle a real blaze.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Mr Fairbrother:
Anthony Roye
Waitress:
Maggie Don
Bridge Corporal:
Geoffrey Hughes
Dump Corporal:
David Rose
Producer:
David Croft

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Documentary series following a team who live as Victorian farmers. The team's year on the farm is coming to an end, but first they have to bring in the wheat harvest. Show more

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Arena

Tony Bennett: The Music Never Ends

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Crooner Tony Bennett reflects on his life with his friend and jazz enthusiast Clint Eastwood. Bennett traces his musical lineage, highlighted by concert footage. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Tony Bennett
Participant:
Clint Eastwood
Participant:
Martin Scorsese
Participant:
Mel Brooks
Participant:
Mitchell Miller
Participant:
Alec Baldwin

Brand

Arena

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Iran and the West

Episode 2: The Pariah State

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Inside stories are told by two ex-presidents of Iran, Hashemi Rafsanjani and Mohammad Khatami, by two founders of Iran's Revolutionary Guard and by top westerners. Show more

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High Tackle

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

QI XL

BBC Two England

QI XL

Series F

Episode 8: Fashion

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Panel quiz where the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry follows the flock for a look at fashion with Clive Anderson, Rich Hall, Reginald D Hunter and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Clive Anderson
Participant:
Rich Hall
Participant:
Reginald D Hunter
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Regional Variations (3)

Arena

BBC Two Scotland

Kings of Cool: the Classic Crooners

BBC Two England

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Honor Blackman narrates a celebration of some of the most stylish musical icons of the last century, the crooners such as Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Romantic drama set during the Second World War, charting the passionate affair between an Allied pilot (Russell Crowe) and a lonely married woman whose husband is fighting abroad. Show more

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Mad Men

Series 2

Episode 1: For Those Who Think Young

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series set in the 1960s New York advertising world. On Valentine's Day, the staff of Sterling Cooper check out the latest office equipment. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Joan Holloway:
Christina Hendricks
Midge Daniels:
Rosemarie DeWitt
Herman "Duck" Phillips:
Mark Moses
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Bertram Cooper:
Robert Morse

Genres

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in Kurdistan on the eve of the invasion of Iraq. A 13-year-old boy falls for a refugee girl but is disturbed by her brother, who can allegedly predict the future. Show more

Contributors

Shirkooh:
Ajil Zibari

Genres

Formats

BBC Two England

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