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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 18

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Preschool fun, with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, animals and things to make. Paul, Sarah-Jane and Tamba find out about ants and hair-braiding.

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Our Planet

Big Animals and Underground Animals

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Nature clips for preschoolers, exploring an aspect of biology. Humans can't live underground, but many animals can.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 2

Episode 17: Queen of Hearts

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. The Queen of Hearts visits the cafe and the cooks make her some jam tarts. Show more

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Arthur

Series 12

Episode 2: Germophobia

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Award-winning animated series about a biped aardvark. Prunella takes on extracurricular classes to make herself more appealing to colleges, but it makes her very tired. Show more

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Barney's Barrier Reef

Episode 11: A to B

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Barney Harwood and Gemma Hunt meet some amazing creatures living in Australia's Barrier Reef, from walking sharks to hitchhiking shrimps and squids with jet propulsion. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Barney Harwood
Presenter:
Barney Harwood
Presenter:
Gemma Hunt
Presenter:
Gemma Hunt

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's activity series in which Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes encourage kids to find new things to do. It's hoses at the ready as Sam trains to be a firefighter.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sam Nixon
Presenter:
Mark Rhodes

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Squeedorp Grand

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animation for young children in which Pinky uses her imagination to tell a story. Pinky's teacher, Miss Zero, takes the class on a trip to her home planet. Show more

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Jackanory Junior

Ellie and the Cat

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Tisha Martin tells Malorie Blackman's story of a spiteful girl who gets turned into a cat by her magical Grandma and learns a big lesson from a friendly mouse. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 4: Big and Small

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animation. Harry and Toto are a hare and tortoise who help young children learn about opposites. Horace the horse has a big parcel for Toto and a small one for Harry. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

Barnyard Breakout

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. The trucks spend a day helping on a farm and come to understand just how much hard work it is. Show more

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Louie

Series 2

Episode 28: Draw Me a Hippopotamus

Duration: 7 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated adventures of Louie and Yoko, who like to draw exciting things. Louie draws a graceful hippopotamus who puts on a wonderful water ballet show. Show more

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 3

Episode 1: Dizzy's Sleepover

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Cartoon adventures of builder Bob and his friends. There are bats in the old watermill the gang are refurbishing, but Dizzy is sad when she doesn't see them. Show more

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Pingu

Series 7

Episode 16: Pingu and the Fish Flute

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The animated adventures of a clumsy young penguin. Pingu finds a magical flute, but no one seems to appreciate his noisy tooting - except the fish. Show more

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 6: To Catch a Thief

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live together on Big Barn Farm. Digger discovers that his sticks, squeaky toys and blanket are missing.

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Charlie and Lola

Series 1

Episode 26: But I Am an Alligator

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's animation about a pair of siblings. Lola has got an alligator costume and she will not take it off, making Charlie very embarrassed. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 31: Looking for Each Other

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for years

Children's animation. Igglepiggle and Upsy Daisy are best friends, but Igglepiggle can't find Upsy Daisy, so he looks everywhere and asks everyone. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 3

The Next Ice Age Begins at Midnight

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Greenback's weather machine can create any kind of terrible weather, so he threatens to send a new Ice Age to London unless they crown him king.

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The Flintstones

Series 3

Episode 15: Flashgun Freddie

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Prehistoric capers with Fred and Barney. Fred gets a new camera and will go to any lengths to take a great photo.

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Sue Barker presents highlights from the final day of the championships, featuring the ever-popular gala. There is also a look back at some of the highlights of the week. Show more

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Stormont Live

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Escape to the Country

BBC Two England

Escape to the Country

Series 5 - 30 Minute Versions

Episode 21: Wiltshire

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Home relocation series. Melissa Porter is with architect Chris Donahue and his wife Marie from London, trying to help them find their perfect country home in Wiltshire.

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 11

Episode 1: A Nest of Vipers

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Another murder mystery for the literary sleuth. Recent earthquake damage at an LA zoo enables a deadly snake to escape, with fatal results. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Joyce Hacker:
Susan Blakely
Norman Gilford:
Jerry Hardin

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Flog It!

Series 6

Swansea

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Mark Stacey and Kate Bliss enjoy valuing the best local antiques and collectibles of maritime city Swansea. Paul Martin discovers a remarkable tale from nearby Porthcawl.

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Mark Stacey
Participant:
Kate Bliss

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A Question of Genius

Series 1

Episode 11

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Contestants battle it out over increasingly difficult rounds for their chance to answer A Question of Genius on their chosen subject and win 5000 pounds. Presented by Kirsty Wark. Show more

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Bargain Hunt Famous Finds

Series 2

Episode 1: Christopher Timothy v Lysette Anthony

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Actors Christopher Timothy and Lysette Anthony shop for bargains at the Barkham Antiques Centre in Berkshire. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tim Wonnacott
Participant:
Lysette Anthony
Participant:
Kate Bliss
Participant:
Mark Stacey
Participant:
Paul Storr
Director:
Cathy Clarke
Producer:
Julia Foot

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman

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Great British Menu

Series 4

Central Starter

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The country's top chefs compete to cook a homecoming dinner for the soldiers returning from Afghanistan. Glynn Purnell and Daniel Clifford, prepare their starters. Show more

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Yellowstone

Episode 3: Autumn

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Series following wildlife in Yellowstone. Winter approaches and the animals have two months to get ready. As the snow and ice return, many move away from the national park. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Peter Firth
Participant:
Mike Kasic
Producer:
Andrew Murray
Producer:
Nathan Budd

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Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury

Episode 4: The Whisky Train

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Julia Bradbury follows the trail of Britain's lost rail empire. In Scotland, she walks the Speyside Way, the route that once served a world-famous whisky industry. Show more

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Grow Your Own Drugs

Series 1

Episode 5: Roots

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Series exploring plant-based remedies. James Wong uses roots such as valerian and ginger to create tasty remedies to help combat stress, soothe coughs, and relieve nausea. Show more

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Heroes

Series 3

Episode 19: Shades of Gray

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for years

Matt finds one of his paintings coming true in the worst possible way.

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
Tracy Strauss:
Ali Larter
Angela Petrelli:
Christine Rose
Producer:
Tim Kring

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Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Further highlights from the second series of the comedy sketch show. Featuring a robot that nearly manages to smell cheese and the world's least politically correct panto.

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Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle

Series 1

Episode 3: Political Correctness

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Stand-up comedy show. Stewart looks at political correctness - has it really gone mad, or is it just that people don't really know what it means? Show more

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The Wire

Series 1

Episode 1: The Target

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Critically acclaimed crime drama series. During the trial of a mid-level dealer accused of murder, the prosecution's star witness recants her testimony. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Singer-songwriter James Taylor showcases material from the past 40 years including You've Got a Friend, while interviews and archive footage tell the stories behind the songs. Show more

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Later... with Jools Holland

Best of Later with Jools 2008

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Jools looks back on performances from the show including Fleet Foxes, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, and The Killers, plus chats with Eartha Kitt, Liza Minnelli and Carla Bruni. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Exam revision programme focusing on the GCSE French curriculum. With writing, speaking and listening exercises, this programme looks at everyday experiences and social life.

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