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Animals at Work

Series 1

Episode 11: Nellie the Truffle Hunter

Duration: 30 minutes

Factual series with John Barrowman. A Sussex spaniel competes in the first British Truffle Hunting Championship and a goldfish performs nine clever tricks.

Contributors

Presenter:
John Barrowman
Producer:
Joanne Cross
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd

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Trapped

Series 3

Episode 11: Leeds

Children's adventure game show. Six children must work together to escape from a Gothic fairytale tower. However, one of them is a saboteur and cannot be trusted. Show more

Contributors

The Caretaker:
Simon Greenall
The Voice:
Faith Brown
Wiley Sneak:
Olly Pike
Director:
James Morgan
Producer:
Rob Hyde

Regional Variations (3)

Na Braithrean Cuideachail

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: LazyTown Extra

BBC Two England

LazyTown

LazyTown Extra

Episode 11: Slam Dunk

Duration: 15 minutes

The LazyTown characters find out about sports and activities. Ziggy learns about basketball. With his friends' help he discovers what kind of hoop is needed. Show more

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Rathad An Sutha

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: Postman Pat: SDS

BBC Two England

Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 11: A Movie Feast

Available for 9 months

Children's animation. Michael is organising an open-air movie night. When the film is accidentally lost, Pat finds himself in a race against time to save the night. Show more

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Timmy Time

Series 1

Episode 11: Timmy's Picnic

Available for years

Animated adventures of a lamb at nursery school. Timmy's class go on a picnic, but during a game of football the ball bursts on Apricot's spikes. Show more

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Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 14: Cool Wilson

Available for years

Children's animation set in a place where trains talk, think and don't need drivers. Wilson is excited to learn that Frostini needs a helper for the school holidays. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 11: Boxing Day

Duration: 14 minutes

Comedy adventure series in which animated numbers solve mathematical problems. The Shape Japer is interfering with boxes, and 6 uses Brain Gain to put things right. Show more

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Tweenies

Sneezing

Duration: 20 minutes

Preschool fun. Jake starts dusting to help Max, using his trusted duster Dusty Springclean. Lots of dust leads to lots of sneezing - and Jake doesn't seem to care.

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Ethelbert the Tiger

Series 1

Episode 11: Ethelbert and the Gorilla

Duration: 5 minutes

The animated adventures of a mischievous tiger cub and his friend Dilip. A friendly gorilla teaches Ethelbert the importance of being clean. Show more

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Grandpa In My Pocket

Series 1

Episode 11: Chaos in the Cafe

Comedy drama featuring a grandpa with a magical shrinking cap. Accident-prone Mr Whoops looks after the cafe while Miss Smiley is away. Grandpa helps out. Show more

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Yoko! Jakamoko! Toto!

Series 1

Episode 11: The Bip

Duration: 5 minutes

Animation about the friendship of three happy nomadic animals. A game of tag gets out of hand in the wilderness. Show more

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Pingu

Series 7

Episode 1: Pingu and the Hose

Duration: 5 minutes

Animated adventures of the clumsy young penguin. Pingu discovers that he can throw his voice by speaking through a hose and funnel, and soon he is playing tricks. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 95: Pinky Ponk and the Ball

Available for years

In a magical forest, colourful characters have adventures. Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka, the Tombliboos and Igglepiggle go for a ride on the Pinky Ponk. Show more

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Andrew Neil is in Bournemouth for the Liberal Democrats' annual conference and talks to Nick Clegg. In Westminster, Anita Anand talks to Charles Kennedy.

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Anita Anand

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The Beechgrove Garden

BBC Two Scotland

Animal Park

BBC Two England

Animal Park

Series 7: 30 minute reversions

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore life behind the scenes at Longleat Estate and Safari Park. Elvis, the new baby bactrian camel, has trouble with a weak leg. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Series Producer:
Susanne Curran
Executive Producer:
Annette Clarke
Executive Producer:
Chris Powell

Regional Variations (3)

Sky High

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Living in the Sun

BBC Two England

Living in the Sun

Series 4

Episode 13: The Hayes Coach Tours

Duration: 1 hour

Kristian Digby helps families planning a new life in Spain. Here, he is house hunting with a couple looking for a dog-friendly home on the Costas. Show more

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Monk

Series 5

Episode 9: Mr Monk Meets His Dad

Duration: 40 minutes

Crime drama series. Monk is reunited with his truck driver father, and they embark on a cross-country lorry drive. Show more

Contributors

Adrian Monk:
Tony Shalhoub
Ben Glazer:
Brian Kerwin
Captain Leland Stottlemeyer:
Ted Levine
Director:
Jerry Levine
Kenneth Woods:
Tom Everett
Jack Monk:
Dan Hedaya
Lt. Randall Disher:
Jason Gray-Stanford

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 52: Skegness

Duration: 44 minutes

Paul Martin and experts David Barby and Elizabeth Talbot are in the holiday destination Skegness. They find some fascinating postcards and a great piece of Troika. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
David Barby
Participant:
Elizabeth Talbot
Producer:
Pete Smith

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Pointless

Series 1

Episode 19

Duration: 45 minutes

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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The Hairy Bikers' Food Tour of Britain

Episode 21: Worcestershire

Duration: 45 minutes

Si and Dave cook a county favourite in Malvern Priory Park and dig their own asparagus. Diners decide who has created the best taste of Worcestershire. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 63

Duration: 30 minutes

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
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Series Producer:
Rob Dean

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 7

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

Claudia Winkleman returns with all the gossip and behind-the-scenes action from the world of Strictly Come Dancing. Judge Craig Revel Horwood analyses the weekend's events. Show more

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A Garden in Snowdonia

Episode 4: Bodnant on Show

Duration: 30 minutes

A year in the life of Bodnant Garden in north Wales. Ann Smith, the visitor services manager, implements an ambitious programme of summer events. Show more

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Saving Britain's Past

Episode 5: The Pit

Duration: 30 minutes

Series about Britain's post-war conservation movement. Tom Dyckhoff visits Big Pit in South Wales to see how a mining community used industrial heritage to reinvent itself. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Dyckhoff
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely

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University Challenge

2009/2010

Episode 11

Duration: 29 minutes

Magdalene College Cambridge is pitched against St Hugh's College Oxford in another first-round match. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

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Four chefs face a nail-biting elimination round. They must demonstrate their culinary expertise with a skills test of spinning sugar and a palate test of making bruschetta. Show more

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Happy Hollidays

BBC Two Scotland

Home Time

BBC Two England

Home Time

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

Gaynor's friends insist that, now she's back, she needs a boyfriend and a job. While they figure out which lad from school is still available, Gaynor prepares for a power dinner. Show more

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Design for Life

BBC Two Scotland

The Love of Money

BBC Two England

The Love of Money

Episode 2: The Age of Risk

Duration: 1 hour

The series on the global crash examines the boom years before the bust. At the heart of the story is former chairman of the US Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Guy Smith
Producer:
Guy Smith
Producer:
Michael Tuft
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland

BBC Two England

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