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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 19

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, animals and things to make and do. Lorna, Justin and Tamba look at bees and sweets. Show more

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 2

Episode 18: Garden Gnome

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Edwin the garden gnome comes into the cafe and is made fish fingers. He leaves them his fishing rod. Show more

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Arthur

Series 12

Episode 4: Mind Your Manners

on BBC Two England

Emmy Award-winning animated series about a biped aardvark. The Tibble twins want to take their grandma out to dinner, but she turns them down. Show more

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Hider in the House

Series 2 - 30 Minute Versions

Episode 12

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

JK and Joel present the children's series with a twist. With the help of mum, three kids try to hide Tracy Beaker star Dani Harmer in their house and not let dad find out. Show more

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Do Something Different

Stock Car Racing

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's activity series in which Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes encourage kids to find new things to do. Mark repairs a car and learns to drive in a stock car race. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sam Nixon
Presenter:
Mark Rhodes

Regional Variations (3)

Pinky Dinky Doo

The Pinky-Riffic Hat

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed media animation featuring seven-year-old Pinky Dinky Doo. Pinky makes an amazing hat to wear to school on Quirky Hat Day. Show more

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Jackanory Junior

The Gruffalo, and Room on the Broom

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Story time for young viewers. Sanjeev Bhaskar reads two classic children's stories about a mouse in a wood and a witch on a broomstick. Show more

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Harry and Toto

Episode 8: Land and Sea

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation featuring a hare and tortoise who teach about opposites. Toto and Harry are off on holiday. Harry can't wait to splash in the sea, but Toto wants to stay dry. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

Truckosaurus Wrecks

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. DJ finds an old dinosaur bone and the trucks learn lots of amazing facts about dinosaurs. Show more

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Louie

Series 2

Episode 30: Draw Me a Sledge

Duration: 7 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of Louie and Yoko, who like to draw exciting things. It has snowed in the garden and Louie, Yoko and Sophie cannot wait to play outside. Show more

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 3

Episode 2: Lofty the Star

on BBC Two England

Cartoon adventures of builder Bob and friends. The team are building a bunkhouse for the sunflower pickers, who promise a campfire singalong. Show more

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 17: Going Camping

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live on Big Barn Farm. Gobo discovers something odd looking in the field. He's worried it could be a monster.

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 1: It Is Absolutely Completely Not Messy

on BBC Two England

Children's animation with the siblings. Lola won't tidy up the bedroom, and Charlie can't persuade her that a tidy room is a good thing. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 32: High and Low

on BBC Two England

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In a magical forest, characters have adventures. The Tombliboos explore inside their house and go right to the top. Down below, Makka Pakka waits to wash their faces. Show more

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The Flintstones

Series 3

Episode 17: Wilma the Maid

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Prehistoric capers with Fred and Barney. Wilma insists Fred hires her a maid, but the maid quits on the night Fred has his boss Mr Slate home for dinner.

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Daily Politics

31/03/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Anita Anand are joined in the studio by environmentalist Jonathon Porrit. Plus, Claire Fox on population and William G Stewart on bus passes.

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Anand
Presenter:
Andrew Neil

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Working Lunch

31/03/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

British Gas managing director Phil Bentley answers viewers' questions. Plus, advice on making PCs last longer, and the latest tax news for people who work from home. Show more

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Animal 24:7

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Coast

BBC Two England

Coast

Shorts

Episode 36: The Great Orme

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Geographer Nicholas Crane presents a journey around the coast of the UK. The team visit the limestone headland of the Great Orme in Llandudno, north Wales. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Producer:
Steve Evanson
Executive Producer:
Gill Tierney

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Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Atmospheric supernatural drama about an American family who move into a British country house and find their young girl tormented by the spirit of the owner's missing daughter. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Aylwood:
Bette Davis
Helen Curtis:
Carroll Baker
Paul Curtis:
David McCallum
Ellie Curtis:
Kyle Richards
John Keller:
Ian Bannen
Tom Colley:
Richard Pasco
Mary Fleming:
Frances Cuka
Mike Fleming:
Benedict Taylor
Young Mrs Aylwood:
Georgina Hale

Regional Variations (3)

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 23: North Yorkshire

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Home relocation series. Alistair Appleton helps Amanda and Sarah Holland from Huddersfield find their ideal 1.1 million pound home in North Yorkshire. Show more

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 11

Episode 2: Amsterdam Kill

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Crime drama series. International intrigue disrupts a writers' conference in Amsterdam when an old friend of Jessica's disappears and she becomes a murder suspect. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 6

Solihull

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Flog It! team are at the National Motorcycle Museum in Solihull. James Lewis and Will Axon are valuing attic finds, and Paul Martin goes to a bike factory in Stratford. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
James Lewis
Participant:
Will Axon
Series Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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A Question of Genius

Series 1

Episode 12

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kirsty Wark's contestants return to battle it out over increasingly difficult rounds to get the chance to answer A Question of Genius on their chosen subject and win 5000 pounds.

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Bargain Hunt Famous Finds

Series 2

Episode 3: Janice Long v Mike Read

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Radio 2 presenter Janice Long competes against perennial broadcaster and writer Mike Read to see who can find the best buys at an antique centre in London. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

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 Fish

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

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

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My Secret Wales

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Did Darwin Kill God?

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Conor Cunningham is a Christian and a firm believer in Darwin's theory of evolution. He attempts to overturn the view that Darwin's ideas have weakened religion. Show more

Contributors

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Did Darwin Kill God?

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Coast

BBC Two England

Coast

Series 3

Episode 5: Berwick-upon-Tweed to Aberdeen

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

The experts travel along Scotland's east coast, visiting a marine reserve off St Abbs and reporting on rust's threat to the Forth Road Bridge. Show more

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Horizon

2008-2009

Episode 16: Alan and Marcus Go Forth and Multiply

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Actor and comedian Alan Davies embarks on a maths odyssey, visiting the fourth dimension and exploring infinity with the help of top mathematician Professor Marcus du Sautoy. Show more

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QI

Series F

Episode 12: Food

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Panel-based quiz where the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry takes a fresh look at food with David Mitchell, Rich Hall, Jimmy Carr and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Rich Hall
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Jimmy Carr
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Brand

QI

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The Wire

Series 1

Episode 2: The Detail

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Critically acclaimed crime drama series. After a witness who testified at D'Angelo's murder trial is found dead, McNulty brings D'Angelo in for questioning. Show more

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High Altitude

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Graham Bell takes on the Arctic Circle Race, a marathon 160km cross-country trek through Greenland. Jeremy Guscott and Brian Moore take part in a marathon ski race in Switzerland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Bell
Presenter:
Ed Leigh
Participant:
Jeremy Guscott
Participant:
Brian Moore

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BBC Four Sessions

Randy Newman

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Acerbic singer-songwriter Randy Newman graces the stage at LSO St Luke's in London, joined by the strings of the BBC Concert Orchestra under conductor Robert Ziegler. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Randy Newman
Producer:
Serena Cross
Director:
Nick Wickham

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Exam revision programme focusing on the GCSE French curriculum. Looking at the world around us, the world of work and the international world.

BBC Two England

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