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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 47: Body, Clothes, Holidays and Jelly

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, guests, and things to make. Veejay, Paul and Tamba present Higgledy House, clothes and jelly.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 4: Cat

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Ben and Small cook Cassy the cat a meal of Fishy on a Dishy. In return she leaves them a book of rhymes. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 2: Tombliboos' Waving Game

on BBC Two England

Available for years

The Tombliboos wave to everyone as they fly through the garden in the Pinky Ponk. The waving game makes everyone in the garden happy. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

Do You See What I See?

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Programme for preschool children combining animation and live action. A game of 'do you see what I see?' initiates a discussion on how everyone sees things. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Pinky Dinky Doo

Happy Burp Day

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed media animation for young children. Pinky and her friends try to find a unique present for Daffinee's birthday. Show more

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Relive the madness of Dick and Dom in Da Bungalow, with an appearance by DI Harry Batt, a menagerie of mucky games, and classic bogies.

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Trapped

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

CBBC: Trapped

BBC Two England

Trapped

Series 2

Episode 7: Brighton

on BBC Two Wales

Children's adventure game show. Six children must work together to complete challenges and escape from a Gothic fairytale tower. However, one of them cannot be trusted. Show more

Contributors

The Caretaker:
Simon Greenall
The Voice:
Faith Brown
Wiley Sneak:
Olly Pike
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Director:
James Morgan

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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 4

Episode 2: In with the Wellards/Meet the Parent

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Jackie is surprised to find the Wellards might not be as bad as first thought. Loyalties are tested when a family member promises a new life. Show more

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Dani's House

Series 1

Episode 7: Amnesia

on BBC Two England

Available for 11 months

Surreal sitcom. Toby and Dani are set to enter the Utterly Go Dancing heats, but when Dani takes a fall she is left unable to remember any of the moves... or anything else. Show more

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Stake Out

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's hidden camera game show that finds out how well kids know their mates. The Prince of Askabar visits Edinburgh, but will Nick realise that he is a Stake Out actor? Show more

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Gimme a Break

Series 1

Episode 7: The McKinnons - France Treehouse

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which kids take control of the family break. Sam and Josh have three awesome trips to choose from. They decide the holiday rules. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 1

The Invasion of Colonel K

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated antics from the superhero of the mouse world. Greenback infiltrates Colonel K's head and takes control of him. Show more

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The Flintstones

Episode 2: The Bowling Ballet

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric capers with Fred and Barney. Fred secretly becomes a ballet pupil in order to regain form for the big bowling match.

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series challenging six celebrities to write a crime novel with the tuition of bestselling author Minette Walters. One celebrity has already been eliminated. Show more

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Working Lunch

17/02/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The latest business, consumer and workplace news, including a look at how new gadgets could replace cash. The guest is Dame Julia Cleverdon, who runs Business in the Community. Show more

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Snooker: Welsh Open

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Meerkat Manor

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Meerkat Manor

BBC Two England

Meerkat Manor

Series 1

Episode 11: An Awfully Big Adventure

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Documentary series looking at meerkats living on the edge of the Kalahari Desert. Flower's new litter ventures out into the world for the first time. Show more

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Animal 24:7

Series 1

Episode 16

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Series following people whose job is to protect animals. Animal handler Iain Newby takes on an unusual challenge - a three-foot catfish that has outgrown its tank. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Iain Newby
Participant:
Tom Heap
Producer:
Mark McMullen
Executive Producer:
Andrew Sheldon

Regional Variations (3)

Secret Gardens

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The World at War

BBC Two England

The World at War

Episode 10: Wolf Pack

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

The acclaimed documentary series about World War II, narrated by Laurence Olivier. German U-boats cause havoc among Allied merchant shipping in the Atlantic. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Laurence Olivier
Director:
Ted Childs
Producer:
Jeremy Isaacs

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Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two England

Murder, She Wrote

Series 9

Episode 15: The Petrified Florist

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Detective series. A dinner party in Jessica's honour is interrupted by a disturbed florist, who turns up dead the following day.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Junie Cobb:
Sally Kellerman
Arnett Cobb:
Richard Herd
Betty O'Hara:
Denise Miller

Regional Variations (2)

Flog It!

Series 6

Doncaster

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Antiques experts Catherine Southon and Adam Partridge are in Doncaster to give valuations, while presenter Paul Martin has a look around an unusual House of Fun.

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Catherine Southon
Participant:
Adam Partridge
Series Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 20

Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Will it be sunshine or storm clouds in the kitchen today? The guests are two of Britain's top TV weathermen, Bill Giles and Michael Fish. Ainsley Harriott hosts. Show more

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Cash in the Celebrity Attic

Series 2

Episode 22: Bob Champion

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Racing legend Bob Champion invites Chris Hollins and the team to his Suffolk home to search for collectables to auction in aid of his cancer research foundation. Show more

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Battle of the Brains

Series 2

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Quiz show hosted by Nicky Campbell. Two teams featuring some of the brightest brains in Britain go head to head in a game of nerve, strategy and skill. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 9

Episode 156

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
Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Producer:
Andy Culpin
Producer:
David Young
Producer:
Rob Dean

Regional Variations (3)

Snooker: Welsh Open

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Who Do You Think You Are?

BBC Two England

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 6

Episode 3: Rick Stein

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Rick Stein explores his family's history as he uncovers his father's troubled life, visits his mother Dorothy's old college and talks to his half-brother Jeremy. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Oz Clarke and James May travel through Britain to profile the drinks on offer. They begin an exploration of south-west England with a trip to a traditional cider farm in Somerset. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Oz Clarke
Participant:
James May
Producer:
Mark Hill
Producer:
Chris Stuart

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MasterChef

Series 5

Episode 26

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The four semi-finalists face their first real test in the professional world as they travel to the Port Talbot Steel Works, where they have to feed over 600 hungry workers. Show more

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Horizon

2008-2009

Episode 10: Can We Make a Star on Earth?

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

With access to the biggest fusion experiments on earth, Brian Cox tries to find out why scientists have been unable to get even a single watt of fusion electricity onto the grid. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Cox
Executive Producer:
Andrew Cohen

Regional Variations (3)

Seacht

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Culture Show

BBC Two England

The Culture Show

2008/2009

Episode 25

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

As the Oscars approach, the Culture Show brings an alternative: the Kermode Awards. With no tearful winners or embarrassing speeches, the Kermodes are the antidote to the Oscars. Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Snooker: Welsh Open Highlights

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

The Culture Show

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Arena: Harold Pinter

BBC Two England

Arena

Harold Pinter - Part One: The Room

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Film biography looking at the famous playwright. Pinter's key theme, the room, is explored through the rooms in which he wrote his first series of plays. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Harold Pinter
Participant:
Henry Woolf
Participant:
Michael Billington
Participant:
Kenneth Cranham
Participant:
Peter Hall

Brand

Arena

BBC Two England

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