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Tikkabilla

Series 2

Episode 64: Photo and Flying

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes and things to make. Paul, Sarah-Jane and Tamba find out about friends, flying and how to make photo frames.

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Fimbles

Chequered Flag

Duration: 19 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Children's series in which colourful characters explore the magical valley around them. Florrie finds a flag, and discovers they can be used to start and finish races. Show more

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Funky Fables

Episode 16: Attack of the Cheesy Singers

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation series in which fairy tales are given a modern twist. A handsome prince arrives to serenade the princess, but he has a terrible voice. Show more

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Eliot Kid

Eliot Kid

Episode 14: Stinkem the Ogre

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring the kid with the mind-boggling imagination. Mimi's parents arrive to take Eliot along with Mimi for an afternoon in the forest. Show more

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Wolverine and The X-Men

Episode 16: Badlands

on BBC Two England

Animated series. Wolverine, Shadowcat and Forge sneak into the Trask lab. MRD officers spot them, capturing Forge and Wolverine, and Shadowcat must rescue them. Show more

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Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Science game show. The theme is air pressure, and the teams are each building a rocket launcher from a plastic bottle, a snorkel and a piece of paper. Show more

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Skate Nation

Episode 1: The Heats 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Join Sam and Mark and the first seven rollerskating teams hoping to be Skate Nation champions. Only five will get a place at the next round, Skate Camp. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sam Nixon
Presenter:
Mark Rhodes
Participant:
Camilla Dallerup
Producer:
Kate Maddigan
Director:
Tony Grech

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Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ed and Oucho take to the skies in a customised airship, transmitting a home-made TV show with their favourite programmes including The Secret Show and Pinky and Perky. Show more

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Young Dracula

Series 2

Episode 6: Baby Dracula

on BBC Two England

Available for 1 month

Children's drama following the misadventures of Vlad and Ingrid, whose father is Count Dracula. Magda returns to Castle Dracula with a surprise in store.

Contributors

Vladimir Dracula:
Gerran Howell
Ingrid Dracula:
Clare Thomas
Count Dracula:
Keith-Lee Castle
Renfield:
Simon Ludders
Robin Branagh:
Craig Roberts
Chloe Branagh:
Lucy Borja
Ian Branagh:
Ben McGregor
Paul Branagh:
Luke Bridgeman
Elizabeth Branagh:
Beth Robert
Graham Branagh:
Aneirin Hughes
Jonathan Van Helsing:
Terry Haywood
Eric Van Helsing:
Terence Maynard
Deputy Head:
Marilyn Le Conte
Producer:
Mia Jupp
Director:
Joss Agnew

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Animal Park

Series 8

Episode 10

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Stories from Longleat Safari Park with Ben Fogle and Kate Humble. The guardians of Longleat House get a fright when a part of one of the great ceilings comes loose. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble

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Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Film version of the Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway hit. A young woman arrives in San Francisco's Chinatown from Hong Kong with the intention of marrying a rakish nightclub owner. Show more

Contributors

Linda Low:
Nancy Kwan
Wang Chi-Yang:
Benson Fong
Samuel Adams 'Sammy' Fong:
Jack Soo
Helen Chao:
Reiko Sato
Doctor Li:
Kam Tong
Frankie Wing:
Victor Sen Yung
Madame Ten Fong:
Soo Yong
Professor:
Ching-Wah Lee
Director:
Henry Koster
Producer:
Ross Hunter

Formats

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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Romantic drama set during World War II. After marrying two Canadian servicemen, Lily and Sophie leave London to live in Canada with their new in-laws. Starring Anna Friel. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 5 - 30 Minute Versions

Episode 32: Newcastle

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Members of the public try to make money out of their antiques. Paul Martin visits Souter, the world's first electric-powered lighthouse on England's north-east coast. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Kate Bliss
Participant:
Anita Manning
Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Golf: The Open

2009

Round Three: Part 5

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Gary Lineker introduces continuing coverage from Turnberry as the third day of the Open Championship, also known as 'moving day', draws to a close. Show more

Family members and a host of famous names, including friends and colleagues, pay tribute to Mollie Sugden who died earlier this month at the age of 86. She was an accomplished and much-loved actress, best known for her role as Mrs Slocombe in Are You Being Served?, an episode of which - one of Mollie's favourites - is included in this profile
Director Liam McArdle ; Producer Graham Mitchell The Inside Story: page 42

Contributors

Unknown:
Mollie Sugden
Director:
Liam McArdle
Producer:
Graham Mitchell

Paul Burgess's drama-documentary about France's "Sun King", Louis XIV , recalls his many love affairs and lavish entertainments with re-enactments in the spectacular staterooms, bedrooms and gardens of one of his most enduring achievements the Palace of Versailles, and in interviews with leading experts on his reign. Narrated by Cherie Lunghi.
Director/Producer Paul Burgess
Signed at 1.35am on BBC1 Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel

Contributors

Unknown:
Cherie Lunghi.
Producer:
Paul Burgess
Louis XIV:
Samuel Theis
LeVau:
Antoine Coesens
Le Notre:
Nicolas Jouhet
LeBrun:
Germain Wagner
Mademoiselle de la Valliere:
Laura Weissbecker
Mansart:
Benjamin Baroche
Madame de Montespan:
Caroline Bourg
Madame deMaintenon:
Florence Hulge
Colbert:
Jerome Pouly
Lully Florent:
Bigot Denesles

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

The extended version of the popular news quiz, with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Jack Dee and guest panellists Clare Balding and Fred MacAulay.

3/5. Spare Parts. Charting the development of transplant surgery, from a Nazi sympathiser to the latest miraculous life-saving operations in which almost everything, from the heart to eyes, can be replaced, In the beginning, however, transplants killed rather than cured, because surgeons didn't understand that they were taking on one of the most efficient defence mechanisms known to man - the human immune system.
Producer Hannah Liptrott ; Series producer Claudia Lewis
First shown on BBC4 Postponed from 11 July

Contributors

Producer:
Hannah Liptrott
Producer:
Claudia Lewis

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mat and James try to do their bit to help a disabled fan... with disastrous results; Superman has to give Spider-Man some bad news; and Ricky Gervais takes on a new western film. Show more

2/8. This second show from the Manchester International Festival sees Rufus Wainwright discuss his first opera, Prima Donna, which premiered recently. Series producer Emily Kennedy Shown last Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown:
Rufus Wainwright
Producer:
Emily Kennedy

The Culture Show

2009/2010

Episode 4

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Miranda Sawyer presents from the Manchester International Festival. Art critic Alastair Sooke puts himself through a live art experience curated by artist Marina Abramovic. Show more

The Supersizers

The Supersizers Eat...

Episode 5: The Twenties

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Giles Coren and Sue Perkins discover the culinary delights of the bright young things in the 1920s, with social engagements at The Ritz, Cafe de Paris and Brooklands. Show more

Convoluted thriller from the director of The Dark Knight, starring Jeremy Theobald and Alex Haw. Review page 34.
'. Director Christopher Nolan (1998, 15) (BW)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Theobald
Unknown:
Alex Haw.
Director:
Christopher Nolan

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Thriller about a writer who follows people in the hope of using their lives in his novels, but soon finds himself going further than intended. Starring Jeremy Theobald. Show more

Contributors

The Blonde:
Lucy Russell
The Policeman:
John Nolan
The Bald Guy:
Dick Bradsell
Home Owner:
Gillian El-Kadi
Accountant:
Darren Ormandy
Heavy No.1:
Guy Greenway
Heavy no.2:
Tassos Stevens
Man at Bar:
Tristan Martin

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy about a Norwegian government research programme observing the kitchen routines of single men, and an unlikely friendship which it produces. Starring Joachim Calmeyer.

Contributors

Director:
Bent Hamer
Isak Bjorvik:
Joachim Calmeyer
Folke Nilsson:
Tomas Norstrom
Dr Jack Zac Benjaminsen:
Sverre Anker Ousdal
Dr. Ljungberg:
Leif Andree
Bakkerman:
Gard Eidsvold
Vaktmester:
Bjorn Jenseg
Vaktmesterassistent:
Jan Gunnar Roise

BBC Two England

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