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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 59: Sleeping, Dancing and Moving

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Dancing, birds and babies, sleeping and moving with Justin, Veejay and Tamba.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 16: Elephant

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and Little Cook Small. An elephant comes into the cafe. Ben and Small decide to make him a Jumbo snack, and he cleans the cafe for them. Show more

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Batfink

Crime College/The Chocolate Covered Diamond

Duration: 8 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures with the pint-sized crimebuster. Hugo A Go Go starts a school for underworld undergraduates; two crooks steal a diamond. Show more

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Animalia

Alex's Secret Code

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

CGI animated series. The Creeper sabotages the Core by destroying a main root, which causes the animals to revert to their original language. Show more

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Three Delivery

Episode 4: Let Them Eat Cookies

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. When a Monkey King brand fortune cookie transforms Tobey, the kids must track the recipe to the source. Show more

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The Revenge Files of Alistair Fury

Episode 8: Haircut of Horrors

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's entertainment with the angry young man. Granny is having her photograph taken for her 70th birthday. She wants all the family in it, except Alistair. Show more

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Only in America

Episode 8: Animals

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fearne Cotton and Reggie Yates take the roadtrip of a lifetime around the USA. The duo get up close and personal with American animals, including Jake the Hollywood lion. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fearne Cotton
Presenter:
Reggie Yates

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Sorcerer's Apprentice

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

The remaining sorcerees frantically put the finishing touches to their kids' magic routines. Will they have the confidence to wow an audience of five-year-olds? Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Live recipes, the best of the week's TV and celebrity chat. Tim Lovejoy, Amanda Hamilton and chef Simon Rimmer are joined by Graham Bell and Ed Leigh, plus girl band The Saturdays. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tim Lovejoy
Presenter:
Amanda Hamilton
Presenter:
Simon Rimmer
Participant:
Graham Bell
Participant:
Ed Leigh

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MasterChef

Series 5

Episode 32

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

It is the final and the three remaining contestants travel to three of Europe's finest Michelin-starred restaurants to cook a busy lunch service at the highest level. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Film news and reviews. Clive Owen and Naomi Watts discuss their roles in new thriller The International. Plus a visit to the set of upcoming period drama The Young Victoria. Show more

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Animal Park

Series 9

Episode 7

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series going behind the scenes at Longleat Safari Park. A sea lion causes a mass evacuation from one of the tour boats, and the otter pups get their first jabs. Show more

Contributors

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

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Escape to the Country

Series 6

Northumberland

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series helping buyers find a home. Jules Hudson is in Northumberland, helping a couple who want to move near Hexham. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jules Hudson
Assistant Producer:
Griffiths Dean
Visual Editor:
Joel Corby
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Hewer
Executive Producer:
John Comerford
Series Producer:
Amanda Lowe

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Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Colourful, historical epic in which two British soldiers (Sean Connery and Michael Caine) in colonial India venture to uncharted realms in search of wealth and power. Show more

Contributors

Director:
John Huston
Daniel Dravot:
Sean Connery
Peachy Carnehan:
Michael Caine
Rudyard Kipling:
Christopher Plummer
Billy Fish:
Saeed Jaffrey
District Commissioner:
Jack May

Coast

Shorts

Episode 69: Galway Beans

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Neil Oliver discovers how it was that mysterious flotsam washed up on the Galway shoreline via the Gulf Stream, and inspired Columbus's accidental discovery of America. Show more

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Ski Sunday

2009

01/03/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights of the men's giant slalom from Kranjska Gora in Slovenia. American Ted Ligety won last year. He will face stiff competition from Benjamin Raich and Didier Cuche. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Bell
Presenter:
Ed Leigh

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Orangutan Diary

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Steve Leonard and Michaela Strachan with stories from the world's biggest ape rescue centre. Mama Abut and her baby, found starving, get another chance in the wild heart of Borneo. Show more

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Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Bruce Parry reaches the end of his Amazon adventure in Brazil's Para state where huge areas of forest are being cut down for cattle farming. Show more

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Top Gear

Series 11

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Motoring series. Jeremy falls in love with the Mercedes CLK Black, Richard meets the Audi RS6 and some skiers, and the show's bravery expert is set an MG Maestro challenge. Show more

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Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections

Series 1

Episode 3: Deep Space Observatory - Keck, Hawaii

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Richard Hammond visits the Keck Observatory, which has seen further into the universe than any other telescope on earth. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Marine biologist and professional diver Monty Halls turns his back on city life to become a 21st century beachcomber on the west coast of Scotland. Show more

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Match of the Day 2

2008/09

01/03/2009

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Adrian Chiles introduces highlights of four Premier League games - Aston Villa v Stoke, West Ham v Manchester City, Bolton v Newcastle and Hull v Blackburn. Show more

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High Altitude

Series 1

Episode 6: Fire and Ice

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mountain adventure programme. Graham Bell and Ed Leigh travel to the Exploradores Glacier in Chile and attempt to climb a 125ft glacier wall. Show more

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Ideal

Series 4

Episode 8: The Future

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sitcom about a small-time dope dealer and his acquaintances. Moz and Jenny's cosy love situation is thrown into chaos when Psycho Paul's gang hole up in the flat. Show more

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Heroes

Series 3

Episode 14: A Clear and Present Danger

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series about people with superpowers. Hiro tries to train a reluctant Ando to be a true superhero, and Suresh returns to life as a taxi driver. Show more

Contributors

Nathan Petrelli:
Adrian Pasdar
Peter Petrelli:
Milo Ventimiglia
Matt Parkman:
Greg Grunberg
Claire Bennet:
Hayden Panettiere
Hiro Nakamura:
Masi Oka
Ando Masahashi:
James Kyson Lee
Noah Bennet:
Jack Coleman
Mohinder Suresh:
Sendhil Ramamurthy
Angela Petrelli:
Christine Rose
Tracy Strauss:
Ali Larter
Producer:
Tim Kring

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Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

A businessman on the run after witnessing a series of crimes switches identities with a big-mouthed hustler. Starring Orlando Jones and Eddie Griffin. Show more

Contributors

Daryl Chase:
Orlando Jones
Freddy Tiffany:
Eddie Griffin
Junior Barnes:
Brent Briscoe
Producer:
David Permut

Genres

Formats

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Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery. The friendship of two detectives working on a murder case is threatened when they both fall in love with the same woman whom they meet during the investigation. Show more

Contributors

Christine Downs:
Victoria Shaw
Detective Sergeant Charlie Bancroft:
Glenn Corbett
Detective Joe Kojaku:
James Shigeta
Casale:
Paul Dubov
Director:
Samuel Fuller

Formats

BBC Two England

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