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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 3: Knight

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Norman the knight comes in for a meal, and is offered a pizza shield. Show more

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Sorry I've Got No Head

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 5 months

Billy the imaginary friend visits the park, Ross competes in the North Barrasay school sports day, and Headless Bill joins the football team.

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Deadly 60

Series 1

Episode 3: South Africa

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 11 months

Wildlife series. Steve Backshall braves rough seas to get close to a fearsome great white shark and goes scavenging with the world's most fearless animal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Producer:
John Miller

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Padraig Post: Seirbheis Deis agus Sonraichte

BBC Two Scotland

CBeebies: LazyTown Extra

BBC Two England

LazyTown

LazyTown Extra

Episode 16: Great Greens

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Spin-off series in which the LazyTown characters try sports and activities. Ziggy and the gang learn about growing sports candy, and that vegetables need sunshine. Show more

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Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

Series 1

Episode 16: A Teddy

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 9 months

Children's animation. Meera orders an extra-special teddy for her baby brother Nik, and it is Pat's job to deliver it in time for the teddy bears' picnic. Show more

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Timmy Time

Series 1

Episode 16: Timmy Afloat

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Stop-frame animation about the adventures of a lamb at nursery school. The class make boats, but Timmy is paired with a sneezy Stripey, who keeps ruining his efforts. Show more

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Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 21: Brewster and the Dragon

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Children's animation. A storm leaves the safari park in chaos and some of the animals escape. Emery teases Brewster, saying one of the escapees is a dragon. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 16: Stop and Go

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animated numbers help children with maths problems. Agents call in to warn that things keep appearing and disappearing. Is Spooky Spoon messing with people's sums? Show more

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Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Puppet-based fun for the young. The other Tweenies become frustrated by the mess Doodles makes with his toys, then realise that he doesn't have a toy box to keep them in. Show more

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Ethelbert the Tiger

Series 1

Episode 16: Ethelbert and the Lion

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The animated adventures of a mischievous tiger cub and his friend Dilip. The friends meet some other members of the cat family in Africa. Show more

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Grandpa In My Pocket

Series 1

Episode 16: Shake Up and Shape Up

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy drama featuring a grandpa with a magical shrinking cap. Accident-prone Mr Whoops decides to buy a bike, but Grandpa thinks this is a terrible idea. Show more

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Yoko! Jakamoko! Toto!

Series 1

Episode 16: The Cave

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animation about the friendship of three happy nomadic animals. A firefly reveals the spectacular secrets of a crystal cave. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 1: Makka Pakka Washes Faces

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Series for young children. Makka Pakka visits the inhabitants of the garden to wash their faces. Everyone loves it - even the teeny tiny Pontipines. Show more

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Let's Write Poetry: The Big Slam

Episode 1: Observation

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series exploring reading and writing poetry in all its diversity. The children are challenged to write a free verse poem on something that they observe on the farm. Show more

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Daily Politics

Conference Special

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Andrew Neil is in Brighton for the Labour Party's annual conference, with Chancellor Alistair Darling's speech. Anita Anand has the rest of the day's political stories. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Neil
Presenter:
Anita Anand

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The Beechgrove Garden

BBC Two Scotland

Open House

BBC Two England

Open House

Series 2

Episode 3: Limehouse

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Kristian Digby helps homeowners sell their properties. Fiona Wright loves the historic charm of her dockers' cottage in London's East End, but yearns to be mortgage-free. Show more

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Sky High

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Living in the Sun

BBC Two England

Living in the Sun

Series 4

Episode 15: Pret Amour Dating

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Kristian Digby helps families planning a new life in Spain. A Brit starts an exclusive dating agency on the Costas. Show more

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Monk

Series 5

Episode 13: Mr Monk is on the Air

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series about an obsessive-compulsive police consultant. Monk tries to build a case against a radio DJ who has a cast-iron alibi - he was on the air at the time. Show more

Contributors

Adrian Monk:
Tony Shalhoub
Captain Stottlemeyer:
Ted Levine
Lt Randall Disher:
Jason Gray-Stanford
Kevin Dorfman:
Jarrad Paul
Max Hudson:
Steven Weber
Trudy Monk:
Melora Hardin

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 1: Barnsley

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Experts Michael Baggott and Philip Serrell value antiques in Barnsley. Paul Martin visits a snuff mill to find out about expert James Lewis's snuff box collection. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Michael Baggott
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Series Producer:
Pete Smith
Executive Producer:
Tom Ware

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Pointless

Series 1

Episode 24

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

Si and Dave explore Norfolk where they cook a traditional county favourite in Diss. They fish for Cromer crabs and forage on the Norfolk marshes for samphire. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 68

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

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

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Strictly - It Takes Two

Series 7

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Claudia Winkleman goes behind the scenes on Strictly Come Dancing. Judge Craig Revel Horwood analyses the weekend's events, while Claudia chats to the latest knocked out couple. Show more

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Saving Britain's Past

BBC Two Scotland

A Garden in Snowdonia

BBC Two England

A Garden in Snowdonia

Episode 5: Bodnant Risen

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

A year in the life of Bodnant Garden. Troy Scott Smith plans a winter garden to attract visitors. A 300-year-old oak tree is dying and a plague of moles wreak havoc. Show more

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University Challenge

BBC Two Scotland

Saving Britain's Past

BBC Two England

Saving Britain's Past

Episode 6: The Crofters

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Series about Britain's post-war conservation movement. Tom Dyckhoff visits Assynt, a small community in Scotland, where the land reform movement began in the 90s. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Dyckhoff
Producer:
Helen Nixon
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely

Regional Variations (3)

Scotland's Clans

BBC Two Scotland

University Challenge

BBC Two England

University Challenge

2009/2010

Episode 12

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The team from the University of York battle the medics of St George's, University of London to reach the second round of the student quiz. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Four chefs tackle a skills test of turning vegetables and a palate test of making a hollandaise sauce, with the top three then required to make two dishes in 50 minutes. Show more

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A Necessary Evil?

BBC Two Scotland

Design for Life

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Students compete for a placement with Philippe Starck. After a misunderstanding, everybody panics when they realise that there's just a day to turn their concepts into products. Show more

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Happy Hollidays

BBC Two Scotland

Home Time

BBC Two England

Home Time

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

After a row with mum Brenda, Gaynor storms out of the house. The girls come to the rescue, and cheer her up with a romantic mission to find Paul Walsh, the One That Got Away. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Design for Life

BBC Two Scotland

Today at Conference

BBC Two England

Today at Conference

2009

28/09/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Andrew Neil presents highlights of the Labour Party's annual conference in Brighton.

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Charley Boorman travels from Sydney to Tokyo. He leaves Sydney with a huge biker convoy in tow and journeys up the east coast of Australia, meeting unique characters. Show more

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