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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 21

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Pre-school fun with songs, rhymes, guests, animals and things to make. Ice cream, Bonny Banana, Mo and bowling with Simon, Lorna and Tamba.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 2

Episode 20: Diver

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Dorothy the Diver visits the café and the cooks make her shark samosas. She helps them with their water tank. Show more

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Arthur

Series 12

Episode 8: Brain's Shocking Secret

on BBC Two England

Animation about a young aardvark and his friends. Brain is the smartest kid in his class but he has a secret - he was kept back in kindergarten. Show more

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Trapped

Series 2

Episode 12: Newcastle

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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Stake Out

Series 1

Episode 12

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's hidden camera game show that finds out how well kids know their mates. A seismic eruption happens in Birmingham, as Stake Out targets Rowan for hilarious hits. Show more

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Pinky Dinky Doo

A Promise Is a Promise

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Mixed media animation featuring seven-year-old Pinky Dinky Doo and her younger brother Tyler. Tyler helps out at the puppy kennels. Show more

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Jackanory Junior

Rastamouse - The Crucial Plan and Da Bag-a Bling

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Stories for younger viewers. Lenny Henry reads two tales about the coolest crime-bustin' mouse in the world, Rastamouse. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lenny Henry
Illustrator:
Genevieve Webster
Executive Producer:
Kay Benbow
Production Manager:
Sam Moor
Floor Manager:
Charlie Belling
Script Supervisor:
Kelley Axton
Director of photography:
Alan Wright
Sound Recordist:
Dave Chapman
Camera Operator:
Piers Lello
Camera Assistant:
Pete Whitaker
Animator:
Andy Walker

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Harry and Toto

Episode 6: Up and Down

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animation with the hare and tortoise who teach about opposites. It is the Festival of Flight in Opposite Town, and Harry is jealous when Toto has a hot-air balloon ride. Show more

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Finley the Fire Engine

Finley the Hero

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animation. Finley wants to be a hero - just like Captain Parker. Show more

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Louie

Series 2

Episode 4: Draw Me an Elf

Duration: 7 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated adventures of Louie and Yoko, who like to draw exciting things. Louie draws an elf to help look after one of Father Christmas's reindeer.

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 3

Episode 4: Slow Down Scrambler

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated adventures of Bob and his friends. Scrambler learns that doing things too quickly can actually waste time. Show more

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Pingu

Series 7

Episode 19: Pingu and the Braces

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The adventures of Pingu, the clumsy young penguin who is often misunderstood. Pingu and Pingg borrow a pair of Grandfather's braces to play with. Show more

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 9: Lester the Leader

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals. Lester decides it is his job to be leader of the farm, but Mrs Snuffles challenges him. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 3: I Am Extremely Magic

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's animation. Brother and sister Lola and Charlie deal with everyday topics. Charlie has a new magic set and has been practising to great effect. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 34: The Pontipines on the Ninky Nonk

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

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Children's programme. Everyone goes for a ride on the Ninky Nonk but the Pontipines are left behind, so they chase after it all around the garden. Show more

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Dangermouse

Series 3

Episode 7: Remote Controlled Chaos

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The fiendish Greenback plants a remote-controlled device on Dangermouse's car and takes control of it, wreaking horrendous havoc all over the capital. Show more

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The Flintstones

Series 3

Episode 19: The Surprise

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Prehistoric capers with Fred and Barney. Fred gets jealous when Barney lavishes attention on his visiting nephew, unaware that Wilma has a surprise for him.

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Daily Politics

02/04/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn are joined by Sir Christopher Meyer and Roy Greenslade to discuss the top political stories of the day, including the latest on the G20 summit. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jo Coburn
Presenter:
Andrew Neil

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Animal 24:7

Series 1

Episode 19

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following people whose job is to protect animals. A quick-witted Collie gives Darlington Dog Warden John Martin the runaround on a North Eastern Council Estate. Show more

Contributors

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

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Racing from Aintree

2009

02/04/2009

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Clare Balding and Rishi Persad are at Aintree on the opening day of the Grand National meeting. Norman Williamson, Richard Dunwoody and Mick Fitzgerald provide expert analysis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clare Balding
Presenter:
Rishi Persad
Participant:
Richard Dunwoody
Participant:
Mick Fitzgerald
Commentator:
Jim McGrath
Commentator:
Ian Bartlett
Commentator:
Darren Owen

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A Question of Genius

Series 1

Episode 14

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

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 7: Dennis Taylor v Willie Thorne

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Snooker superstars Dennis Taylor and Willie Thorne battle it out for bargains at an antique centre in Chelsea to see who can make the most at auction. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 8

Duration: 29 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 Dessert

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. Daniel Clifford and Glynn Purnell prepare their desserts. Show more

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Thuige Seo

BBC Two Scotland

Blas Ceoil

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Apprentice

BBC Two England

The Apprentice

Series 5

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Reality series. Sir Alan challenges the teams to set up a catering service for busy professionals, but things quickly go wrong for the teams as they hurtle towards the boardroom. Show more

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Documentary about the love affair between the British and their caravans, which transformed the holiday habits of generations of families from the 1950s through to the present day. Show more

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Children of Helen House

Series 1

Episode 9: Revisited

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales

Following the success of the 2007 series, the team returned for three months in 2008 to witness the new life-and-death issues faced by the Helen House families and staff. Show more

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The Graham Norton Show

Series 5

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Join Graham for his usual mix of celebrity chat, jokes, stunts and audience mischief. Graham's guests in this edition of the show are Roberto Benigni and Patsy Kensit.

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The Wire

Series 1

Episode 4: Old Cases

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Crime drama series. Greggs and McNulty try to get defendants to roll on superiors. Avon Barksdale puts a bounty on the heads of a stickup crew that ripped him off. Show more

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The Apprentice

BBC Two Scotland

The Apprentice

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Apprentice: You're Fired!

BBC Two England

The Apprentice: You're Fired

Series 5 - 40 Minute Versions

Episode 2

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adrian Chiles and panellists Gregg Wallace and Nick Hewer question the one who bit off more than they could chew when the candidates had to cater for City clients. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Exam revision programme that focuses on the GCSE Spanish curriculum. Includes everyday experience, personal and social life, the world around us and the world of work.

BBC Two England

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