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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 31: Tartan, Decorating and Pets

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Pets, tartan and the Higgledy House with Paul, Sarah-Jane and Tamba.

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The Large Family

Series 1

Episode 5: Elephants Never Forget

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Preschool series about an elephant family, based on Jill Murphy's books. When Mrs Large forgets that she asked the Smarts to lunch, Sebastian saves the day. Show more

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Tellytales

Series 1

Episode 5: The Snake Charmer

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Myths and tales from around the world jump off the pages in this mix of animation and stage play. Featuring a traditional Indian story about Ashok and his snake.

Contributors

Director:
Elen Rhys
Adaptor:
Dylan Adams
Series Producer:
Elen Rhys

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Na Braithrean Cuideachail

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: LazyTown

BBC Two England

LazyTown

Series 1

Episode 14: Pixelspix

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Fun with pink-haired Stephanie and superhero Sportacus as they learn how to get active. Pixel builds a web page with everyone in LazyTown in it except Robbie Rotten. Show more

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Prank Patrol

Series 2

Episode 5: Forest of Fear

on BBC Two Scotland

Presenter Barney Harwood helps children play tricks on each other. David Cowan tries to trick his friend Max into believing there is a beast roaming the woods. Show more

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The Legend of Dick and Dom

Series One

Episode 6: Hairwolf

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's sitcom. The princes' potion requires a lock of hair from the golden wig of Barnet, but the wig is cursed and a foul beast terrorises the land.

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Wolverine and The X-Men

Episode 25: Foresight - Part 2

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated series. Professor X is saved from certain death in the future by an old friend, and the Inner Circle continue their attempts to free the Phoenix force. Show more

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Eliot Kid

Eliot Kid

Episode 25: Shrinking Animals

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's animation. Eliot and his friends go looking for his cat and dog, and discover that an old lady who has the power to shrink animals has captured them. Show more

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League of Super Evil

Series 1

Episode 16: Happy Birthday Dear Doktor

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animation series. Frogg's birthday celebration turns into a disaster when Voltar and Red resurrect Frogg's very first childhood experiment. Show more

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ChuckleVision

Series 18

Episode 3: Skipshape

on BBC Two Scotland

The comic antics of two accident-prone brothers. Paul and Barry are called on to move a skip, and find themselves landed with it for the rest of the day.

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Horrible Histories

Series 1

Episode 3

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 6 months

Historical sketches. A Roman emperor finds an alternative to candles, an Egyptian tries to save on mummification, and Roundheads and Cavaliers take part in Historical Wife Swap. Show more

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Deadly 60

Series 1

Episode 13: United Kingdom

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 4 months

Children's wildlife documentary. Scouring the UK for lethal beauties, Steve goes otter-spotting with Terry Nutkins and meets with the UK's biggest spider. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Participant:
Terry Nutkins
Producer:
John Miller

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The Flintstones

Episode 115: Hop Happy

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated fun with the modern Stone Age family. Barney buys a pet hopparoo for Bamm-Bamm and sparks chaos in the Rubble and Flintstone households, but Hoppy makes amends.

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Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Wartime comedy that pits the might of the Nazi empire against Britain's secret weapon George (George Formby), as he attempts to outwit German spies and win the heart of a woman. Show more

Contributors

Birdie Edwards:
Reginald Purdell
Jim Benson:
Charles Farrell

Genres

Formats

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The Beechgrove Garden

BBC Two Scotland

Living in the Sun

BBC Two England

Living in the Sun

Series 3

Episode 19: Tony East's Radio Station

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Kristian Digby presents a series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. Tony East gambles his life savings as he tries to set up his own radio station. Show more

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Britain's Dream Homes

Series 2

Episode 1: Thatched

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Melissa Porter and Rhodri Owen are looking for Britain's most perfect thatched cottage in a variety of price ranges. Show more

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Politics Scotland

BBC Two Scotland

Animal Park

BBC Two England

Animal Park

Series 6

Episode 14

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. Ben plays mum to two orphan rhino calves and Kate experiments with 'ferret cam'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Ben Fogle

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Monk

Series 4

Episode 8: Mr Monk and Little Monk

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Crime drama series about a private police consultant with an obsessive-compulsive disorder. Monk helps former classmate whose house has been broken into. Show more

Contributors

Adrian Monk:
Tony Shalhoub
Lt Randall Disher:
Jason Gray-Stanford
Capt. Leland Stottlemeyer:
Ted Levine
Michael Norfleet:
David Hunt
Sherry Judd:
Donna Bullock
Young Sherry:
Katelyn Pippy
Mrs. Monk:
Rose Abdoo

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Flog It!

Series 8

Episode 1: Barrow-in-Furness

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

A Staffordshire cream jug is one of the treasures discovered as Paul Martin and experts Anita Manning and David Barby visit the Cumbrian town of Barrow-in-Furness. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Director:
Emma Burman

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Pointless

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else can think of. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Director:
Julian Smith

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Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The Hairy Bikers get on their bikes to find the best of each county's larder. Simon King and Dave Myers explore Suffolk, where they cook a local favourite at Snape Maltings. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Paul Martin helps members of the public make a decent return on their savings. A brother and sister hope Paul can double their 1500 pounds to pay for a holiday for their parents. Show more

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A Garden in Snowdonia

Episode 1: Bodnant Rising

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The story of a year in the life of Bodnant Garden in north Wales, and how it is being revamped with the aim of making it one of the top ten gardens in the world. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Llinos Wynne
Executive Producer:
Deborah Perkin
Executive Producer:
Marian Wyn Jones

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Saving Britain's Past

Episode 1: The City

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series about Britain's post-war conservation movement. Tom Dyckhoff tells how Bath was almost destroyed by bombs, before narrowly escaping further damage from developers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Dyckhoff
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely

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University Challenge

2009/2010

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

It is England v Wales as students from King's College, London, do battle against the University of Cardiff in a bid to reach the next round. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for over a year

Caribbean cookery series. Levi Roots returns to Jamaica where he grew up, to cook spicy lamb, eat yam mash with the family of Usain Bolt, and barbecue fish on the beach. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Levi Roots
Executive Producer:
Franny Moyle

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

George Alagiah travels the world to reveal a growing global food crisis. He discovers how a changing diet in the developing world is putting pressure on the world's food resources. Show more

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Mock the Week

Series 7

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

At the halfway point, Dara O Briain presents a special show featuring unseen material and favourite bits of topical satire and stand-up comedy from the series so far. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Stewart Francis
Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson

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The Wire

Series 5

Episode 2: Unconfirmed Reports

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Acclaimed Baltimore police drama. Freamon keeps an eye on Marlo. At the newspaper, Gus has suspicions about Scott's story. McNulty hatches a plan. Show more

Contributors

Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Michael Lee:
Tristan Mack Wilds
Reginald 'Bubbles' Cousins:
Andre Royo
Lt Cedric Daniels:
Lance Reddick
Ervin Burrell:
Frankie R Faison
William Rawls:
John Doman
Avon Barksdale:
Wood Harris
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn

BBC Two England

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