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Teletubbies

Ice Skating

on BBC Two Scotland

Preschool fun, fantasy and education. Po spills her tubby custard on the floor and the Noo Noo has to clean up the mess. The Teletubbies watch some children ice-skating.

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Green Balloon Club Goes on Holiday

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: The Large Family

BBC Two England

The Large Family

Series 1

Episode 4: Sports Day

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Preschool animation about an elephant family, based on Jill Murphy's books. Luke wins the long jump at school sports day and puts it down to a lucky pebble he found. Show more

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Tellytales

Series 1

Episode 4: The Dancing Rose

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Myths and tales jump off the pages in this mix of animation and stage play. Featuring The Dancing Rose, an Egyptian version of the traditional Cinderella story. Show more

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Na Braithrean Cuideachail

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Green Balloon Goes on Holiday

BBC Two England

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Lily-Rose, Ant, Cat, Jay, Nature Chris and Skipper the dog travel to the beautiful Isle of Arran for a nature holiday. Sam and Mark take them on a very exciting boat trip. Show more

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Prank Patrol

Series 2

Episode 4: Meteor Madness

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's series in which kids play pranks on their friends. James has a mission to make his friend Henry believe that his house is contaminated by a meteor. Show more

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The Legend of Dick and Dom

Series One

Episode 5: Swampy's Girlfriend

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's sitcom. The two princes need the song of the swamp monster to add to their potion, but how can they make a miserable swamp monster sing? Show more

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Wolverine and The X-Men

Episode 24: Foresight - Part 1

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated series. Present and future X-Men alike feel the pressure as their situations intensify, with Professor X forced into locating the last remaining mutants. Show more

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Krypto the Superdog

Series 2

Episode 24: Mechani Calamity

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's animation about Superman's puppy Krypto. Mechanikalamity Mechanikat turns himself into a giant robot to defeat Superdog. Show more

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League of Super Evil

Series 1

Episode 15: Full Throttle

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animation. LOSE loses a drag race with Doom Driver, a racer who takes the rides of his victims. Voltar is insulted when Doom Driver refuses to take the V-mobile. Show more

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ChuckleVision

Series 18

Episode 2: Off the Cuff

on BBC Two Scotland

More jolly antics with the silly siblings. After staging a protest for an ancestral home, Paul and Barry find themselves handcuffed together without the key.

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Horrible Histories

Series 1

Episode 2

on BBC Two England

Available for 7 months

Historical sketches based on the successful books. A Stone Age doctor tries to help a modern patient, a whining pharaoh invents the pyramid and Henry VIII meets his dead friends. Show more

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Deadly 60

Series 1

Episode 12: United Kingdom

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 6 months

The Deadly 60 team scours the UK in search of its lethal beauties. Gannets prove to be more than a match for Steve in a diving competition. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Producer:
John Miller

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The Flintstones

Episode 114: Operation Switchover

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated Stone Age fun. After mocking Wilma's housekeeping, Fred accepts her challenge to swap jobs, and finds that a woman's work is tougher than he'd thought. Show more

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Castle in the Country

Series 4

Episode 18

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

John Craven becomes a Morris dancer, Gloria Hunniford discovers a very rare coromandel screen and Christine Bleakley visits a monument dedicated to life of William Tyndale. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comic adventure with Hulk Hogan. A secret agent retires to a remote tropical island, but when news gets out that treasure is buried there, he is caught up in a manic hunt for gold. Show more

Contributors

Walter Denkins:
Robert Vaughn
Alonzo Richter:
Grace Jones
Sabrina:
Anya Hoffman

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Living in the Sun

Series 3

Episode 18

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Kristian Digby presents a series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. Claire and Jamie Waldron launch their own construction business making houses out of polystyrene. Show more

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Animal Park

Series 6: 45 minute reversions

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. Chandi the white tigress faces an operation, and Jemima the giraffe's first birth is not going smoothly. Show more

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Monk

Series 4

Episode 7: Mr Monk Goes to a Wedding

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Crime drama series about a police consultant with OCD. Natalie invites Disher to escort her to her brother's wedding, but somebody tries to run him over. Show more

Contributors

Adrian Monk:
Tony Shalhoub
Lt Randall Disher:
Jason Gray-Stanford
Capt Leland Stottlemeyer:
Ted Levine
Bobby Davenport:
Michael Cavanaugh

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Flog It!

Series 5

Episode 30: Penzance

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Phillip Serrell and Jethro Marles are the antiques experts hoping to find treasure in Penzance. Presenter Paul Martin discovers how the Tate St Ives was born. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Jethro Marles

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 18

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Cookery challenge series. Sam and Amanda Marchant, the Big Brother twins, help two chefs create two meals in just twenty minutes. Presented by Ainsley Harriott.

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Escape to the Country

Series 6

Monmouthshire

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

A young couple are keen to move to Monmouthshire to be near their family. Jules Hudson is on hand to try and find them their ideal home, but will he succeed?

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Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Day seven in Berlin is expected to be dominated by the showdown in the men's 400m between Olympic champion LaShawn Merritt and world champion Jeremy Wariner. Show more

Toby Buckland visits Jessamine Cottage near Reading in Berkshire, where an overgrown, once-loved garden was brought back to life by Lynda Brown over a period of two years. In addition to her horticultural endeavour, Lynda found out a bit more about Jessamine's history when a neighbour put her in touch with previous owner Mary Drayton.
[web address removed] Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
BBC MAGAZINES: Gardeners' World. £3.50; Gardens Illustrated, £3.85

Contributors

Presenter:
Toby Buckland
Gardener:
Lynda Brown
Guest:
Mary Drayton.
Producer:
Louise Hampden
Series Producer:
Rosemary Edwards

1&2/8; series three. The third season of the historical drama, starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers. Henry weds Jane Seymour in the hope for stability and a male heir. However his ambitions are hampered by an insurrection of commoners against the suppression of the Catholic Church in Yorkshire. What's more, there are fears that those closer to home have sympathy with the rebels' cause. Henry dispatches Brandon to deal with the uprising and, despite an old jousting injury flaring up and leaving him bedridden, takes in a new mistress.
Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
PROGRAMME GUIDE: [web address removed]
Mock Tudor: page 14

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
Unknown:
Jane Seymour
King Henry VIII:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Jane Seymour:
Annabelle Wallis
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Francis Bryan:
Alan Van Sprang
Robert Aske:
Gerald McSorley
Cardinal Von Waldburg:
Max von Sydow
Mary Tudor:
Sarah Bolger
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Catherine Brandon:
Rebekah Wainwright
Cardinal Reginald Pole:
Mark Hildreth
Ursula Misseldon:
Charlotte Salt
Sir Richard Rich:
Rod Hallett
Bishop Gardiner:
Simon Ward
Sir John Constable:
Kevin Doyle
Edward Seymour:
Max Brown
Shrewsbury:
Gavin O'Connor
Lady Rochford:
Joanne King
Sir Ralph Ellerker:
David Wilmot
Dr John Frankish:
Simon Coury
Charlie Raw:
Diarmuid Noyes
Ambassador Mendoza:
Declan Conlon
Thomas Darcy:
Colm Wilkinson
Robert Lee:
Geoffrey Beevers
Mayor of London:
Alistair Findlay

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The Tudors

BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

The Tudors

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The year is 1536. Wedded to Jane Seymour, Henry hopes for stability, but his bliss is disturbed by an insurrection of commoners against the suppression of the Catholic church. Show more

The Tudors

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pained by an old wound, Henry angrily orders the insurrection in Yorkshire to be squashed, but fears that those closest to him, including Jane Seymour, sympathise with the rebels. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Jane Seymour:
Annabelle Wallis
Sir Francis Bryan:
Alan van Sprang
Robert Aske:
Gerard McSorley
Cardinal von Waldburg:
Max von Sydow
Lady Mary Tudor:
Sarah Bolger
John Constable:
Kevin Doyle
Lady Ursula Misseldon:
Charlotte Salt
Richard Rich:
Rod Hallett
Father Pole:
Mark Hildreth
Anne of Cleves:
Joss Stone

Regional Variations (2)

I've Never Seen Star Wars

Series 1

Episode 4: Emily Maitlis

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Marcus Brigstocke invites a guest to try five new cultural experiences. Broadcaster Emily Maitlis listens to Dolly Parton, watches the Godfather and rides a motorbike. Show more

Medium

Series 3

Episode 8: The Whole Truth

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Supernatural drama series. Allison is called in to help investigate the death of a politician, but a recurring vision of a boy trapped in a well limits her powers. Show more

Contributors

Allison Dubois:
Patricia Arquette
Joe Dubois:
Jake Weber
Manuel Devalos:
Miguel Sandoval
Ariel Dubois:
Sofia Vassilieva
Lee Scanlon:
David Cubitt
Casey Edward Frank:
Chris Messina

Medium

Series 3

Episode 9: Better Off Dead

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Supernatural drama series. Allison dreams about a friendship between two murdered ghosts. She is surprised when one of them declines her help to solve his murder. Show more

Contributors

Allison Dubois:
Patricia Arquette
Joe Dubois:
Jake Weber
Manuel Devalos:
Miguel Sandoval
Lee Scanlon:
David Cubitt
Ariel Dubois:
Sofia Vassilieva
Gladys Discala:
Kathy Lamkin
Nick Lewin:
Holt McCallany
Vincent Discala:
Jon Polito

12/13; series four. Carcetti has to grovel before the governor in Annapolis.
Shown on Monday at 11.20pm
1.55 13/13. Burrell tries to help Daniels.
Shown on Tuesday at 11.20pm
3.10 1/10; series five The major crimes unit is disbanded. Shown yesterday at 11.20pm For cast see page 72

The Wire

Series 4

Episode 12: That's Got His Own

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Critically acclaimed Baltimore police drama. Freamon goes around the chain of command while searching for the missing bodies. Carcetti discovers the school debt. Show more

Contributors

Michael Lee:
Tristan Mack Wilds
Det Roland 'Prez' Prybylewski:
Jim True-Frost
Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn
Sgt Ellis Carver:
Seth Gilliam
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Coun Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti:
Aidan Gillen
Howard 'Bunny' Colvin:
Robert Wisdom
Lt Cedric Daniels:
Lance Reddick
Bubbles:
Andre Royo
Director:
Joe Chappelle
Director:
Brad Anderson

The Wire

Series 4

Episode 13: Final Grades

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Acclaimed Baltimore police drama. Burrell tries to help Daniels. Bubbles's big plan backfires and leaves him in big trouble. Colvin tries to find a solution for Namond. Show more

Contributors

Michael Lee:
Tristan Mack Wilds
Det Roland 'Prez' Prybylewski:
Jim True-Frost
Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn
Sgt Ellis Carver:
Seth Gilliam
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Coun Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti:
Aidan Gillen
Howard 'Bunny' Colvin:
Robert Wisdom
Lt Cedric Daniels:
Lance Reddick
Bubbles:
Andre Royo
Director:
Brad Anderson

The Wire

Series 5

Episode 1: More with Less

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Acclaimed Baltimore police drama. McNulty and the detail continue to stake out Marlo's crew. A promoted Carver has to deal with police unhappy about unpaid overtime. Show more

Contributors

Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Coun Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti:
Aidan Gillen
Michael Lee:
Tristan Mack Wilds
Sgt Ellis Carver:
Seth Gilliam
Reginald 'Bubbles' Cousins:
Andre Royo
Lt Cedric Daniels:
Lance Reddick
William Rawls:
John Doman
Ervin Burrell:
Frankie R Faison
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn
Michael Steintorf:
Neal Huff
Director:
Joe Chappelle

BBC Two England

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