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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 49: Baskets, Bagpipes & Scottish Dancers

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fun and games for children, with songs, surprise guests, animals and things to make. Baskets, bagpipes and Scottish dancers.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 6: Spaceman

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. In return for some moon rock cakes, a spaceman leaves Ben and Small some real moon rock. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 4: The Prettiest Flower

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Upsy Daisy wants to look at the pretty flowers in the garden, but Igglepiggle wants to ride in the Ninky Nonk. Then Igglepiggle finds the prettiest flower. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies

This is Mama's World

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation in which an elephant mum shows her calf and his friends wildlife films. It is Mama's birthday and Max, Bo and Karla want to give her the perfect gift. Show more

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Balloony Feet

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed-media animation for young children. Daffinee has trouble finding a pair of shoes that fit when her feet keep changing size. Show more

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Relive the madness of Dick and Dom in Da Bungalow, with some classic bungalow games and a very messy finale.

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Trapped

Series 2

Episode 9: Birmingham

on BBC Two England

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
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Director:
James Morgan
Director:
James Morgan

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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 4

Episode 4: Life Is a Cabaret/Temper, Temper

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Double bill of the drama series about a young girl and her life in a children's home. Tracy finds the DG and discovers its inmates have changed. Show more

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Dani's House

Series 1

Episode 9: Toby No-Mates

on BBC Two England

Available for 11 months

Surreal sitcom. Dani is determined to prove to Toby that girls can find mates for guys, even if she has to be the guy herself. Ben finally beats Max at computer games. Show more

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Stake Out

Series 1

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's hidden camera game show that finds out how well kids know their mates. It's Liverpool and Tom's turn to come under the gaze of the Stake Out sneaky-peek cameras. Show more

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Gimme a Break

Series 1

Episode 9: The Tates - Florida Ranch

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series in which kids take control of the family break. This time it is Kealan and Daena's turn. They have three trips to choose from. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 1

Dangermouse Saves the World... Again!

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated antics with the superhero of the mouse world. Greenback threatens to destroy all the signposts unless he is made Emperor of the World. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Flintstones

Episode 3: The Twitch

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric cartoon fun with Fred and Barney. Fred promises to find a celebrity for Wilma's fundraising event.

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

New series challenging six celebrities to learn how to write a crime novel with the expert tuition of bestselling author Minette Walters. Show more

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Snooker: Welsh Open

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Meerkat Manor

BBC Two England

Meerkat Manor

Series 1

Episode 12: Calm Before the Storm

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Documentary series looking at a family of meerkats living on the edge of the Kalahari Desert. Evicted Tosca considers starting a group of her own. Show more

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Animal 24:7

Series 1

Episode 17

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Series following people whose job is to protect animals. We are at St Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital, where a buzzard with one wing shorter than the other is puzzling Les Stocker. Show more

Contributors

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

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The World at War

Episode 12: Whirlwind

Duration: 52 minutes

on BBC Two England

Acclaimed documentary series about World War II. This episode focuses on the Allied bombing campaign which inflicted grievous damage upon Germany, both day and night. Show more

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Murder, She Wrote

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

Murder, She Wrote

BBC Two England

Murder, She Wrote

Series 9

Episode 17: The Big Kill

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. When the owner of a floundering weapons business based near Cabot Cove tries to save his company, his efforts are linked to a double murder.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Eve Simpson:
Julie Adams
Martin Fraser:
Chad Everett
Director:
Jerry Jameson

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Flog It!

Series 6

Worcester

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin is on the trail of top antiques and collectables. In Worcester, David Barby and James Lewis offer expert valuations, and Paul learns how to make a cricket bat. Show more

Contributors

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

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 20

Episode 23

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Top fashion model agent and mentor Jonathan Phang goes head to head in the kitchen with one of his protegees, winner of Britain's Missing Top Model, Kelly Knox. Show more

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Cash in the Celebrity Attic

Series 2

Episode 24: David Spinx

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Actor David Spinx, who played loveable rogue Keith Miller in Eastenders, welcomes Angela Rippon and the team into his Surrey home to rummage for goods to take to auction. Show more

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Battle of the Brains

Series 2

Episode 9

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 158

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:
Rob Dean
Producer:
David Young
Producer:
Andy Culpin

Regional Variations (5)

Snooker: Welsh Open

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Féile an Phobail - Twenty Years On

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 profile the drinks on offer. The pair cross the Irish Sea to Dublin in search of the best drinks of modern Ireland. Show more

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (4)

Hearts and Minds

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Eòrpa

BBC Two Scotland

Media Revolution: Tomorrow's TV

BBC Two England

Money Programme

Media Revolution: Tomorrow's TV

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The final episode of Media Revolution, a three-part series from the Money Programme, looks at the transformation of the UK TV industry. Show more

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MasterChef

Series 5

Episode 28

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The four semi-finalists go to four different restaurants to fine-tune their skills. Then they have to cook a two-course meal for three of the country's harshest restaurant critics. Show more

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Natural World

2008-2009

Episode 13: Cassowaries

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Wildlife documentary following the dramatic attempts to save cassowaries after the endangered giant birds were forced out of Australian rainforests by a cyclone. Show more

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Wild

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Stately Stoats

BBC Two England

Wild

2003-04 Shorts

Episode 1: Stately Stoats

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature documentary, narrated by Bill Oddie, following a female stoat trying to raise a family in the grounds of Kedleston Hall, one of Derbyshire's finest stately homes. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Bill Oddie
Producer:
Roger Webb

Regional Variations (3)

Money Programme

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

What the Victorians Did for Us

BBC Two England

What the Victorians Did For Us

Original

Episode 2: Playing God

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adam Hart-Davis investigates Victorian innovations. He goes fossil hunting at Lyme Regis, recreates a Victorian seance, and examines devices for waking the dead. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Snooker: Welsh Open Highlights

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Explore: Sex and Religion in Manila

BBC Two England

Explore

Sex and Religion in Manila

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Seyi Rhodes reports on moves to introduce a reproductive health bill to provide free contraception and curb further population pressure in the Philippines. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Seyi Rhodes
Series Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Series

Explore

Regional Variations (3)

Party Political Broadcast: Sinn Fein

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Iran and the West

BBC Two England

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

BBC Two England

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