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Me Too!

Series 2

Episode 23: Giving

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Drama series about the parallel lives of parents and their children. Mickey John is given a fir cone by Rebecca, a picture from Dr Juno and a nature collection from Bobby. Show more

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 22: Duck

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and Little Cook Small. Desmond Duck comes into the cafe and they make him some Duck Dippers. In return he leaves Small a soft pillow. Show more

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Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The adventures of Bits and Bobs, two inquisitive balls of fluff who are keen to find out about the world. Bash along with Bits and Bobs and find out where Trug is going to.

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Dennis & Gnasher

Episode 11: Gnasher in Nappies

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Animation. A simple visit to the hospital leads to a case of mistaken identity as Gnasher is given to a couple who think he is their baby. Show more

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What's New Scooby Doo?

Series 3

Episode 14: E-Scream

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Animated series about a group of teenage sleuths and their dog. Video game characters come to life and menace Scooby and the gang while they attend a game convention.

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Gimme a Break

Series 2

Episode 5: Hudson - Sweden

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Series in which kids take control of the family break. Will Billy's leisure-loving Dad like the action-packed holiday Billy has chosen for his family? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsten O'Brien
Director:
Sara Gundlash
Participant:
Anthony Hudson
Participant:
Billy Hudson

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TMi

Series 4

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Join Sam and Mark for gags, games and guff! As always they're joined by top celebrity guests, and the search for the mightiest TMi-ers in the land continues. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sam Nixon
Presenter:
Mark Rhodes
Producer:
Ed Thomas
Executive Producer:
Jamie Rea

Brand

TMi

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My Almost Famous Family

Episode 6: Can't Touch This

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Children's comedy series. Gary and Shalondra get locked in the recording studio spying on the kids. Aretha breaks Toyah's precious bow. Show more

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Ed and Oucho's Excellent Inventions

Series 1

Episode 4: Fizzerrari

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Factual programme. Ed and Oucho try to build the Fizzerrari, a car powered only by lemonade. It starts off well, until Oucho crashes the prototype. Show more

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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 2

Episode 8: Secrets and Lies/Music

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

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Drama series about a young girl who is looking for a foster home. Lol turns supersleuth to find out the secrets of the care home. Musical fever takes over.

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Animals at Work

Series 1

Episode 5: Tuna the Rock Cat

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Factual series about working animals with John Barrowman. An all-cat rock band rehearses for an upcoming gig and a labrador motivates young patients to be active. Show more

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The Cut

Series 1

Episode 5: Blank Him Forever

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Teen soap with storylines suggested by viewers. Can Stephen stay friends with Olive now they are officially over? What's really going on with her and Jay? Show more

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Off The Hook

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Sitcom about a group of university freshers. It is the student elections and Danny and Shane are ready to take on the world, but they have to beat the politically superior Scarlet. Show more

Contributors

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The Well

Episode 2: The Hag

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama series. After the cellar party, Ivan is followed home by a sinister force. At the same time, Beth dreams about the old house and a ghostly woman who needs her help. Show more

Genres

Series

The Well

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Kyle XY

Series 2

Episode 6: Does Kyle Dream of Electric Fish?

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

US drama about a mysterious boy who has no memory of his past. When his visions come true, Kyle believes he can predict the future.

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Scottish National Party Conference

BBC Two Scotland

Waterloo

BBC Two England

Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Epic historical drama recreating Napoleon's final defeat at the hands of the Duke of Wellington and his allied forces in Belgium. Starring Rod Steiger and Christopher Plummer. Show more

Contributors

Napoleon Bonaparte:
Rod Steiger
Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington:
Christopher Plummer
King Louis XVIII:
Orson Welles
General Sir Thomas Picton:
Jack Hawkins
Duchess of Richmond:
Virginia McKenna
Marshal Michel Ney:
Dan O'Herlihy
Lord Gordon:
Rupert Davies
Le Bedoyere:
Philippe Forquet
General Drouot:
Gianni Garko
Marshal Soult:
Ivo Garrani
William De Lancey:
Ian Ogilvy
Sir William Ponsonby:
Michael Wilding
Lord Uxbridge:
Terence Alexander
Muffling:
John Savident
Writer:
HAL Craig

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Wainwright Walks

Series 2

Episode 5: High Street

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Julia Bradbury follows in fell walker and author Alfred Wainwright's footsteps and climbs to the summit of High Street, the most well-trodden high ground in the Lakes. Show more

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Emma

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Adaptation of the Jane Austen classic by writer Sandy Welch. Although uninterested in marriage herself, Emma hopes to meet the elusive Frank Churchill at a village Christmas party. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Jim O'Hanlon
Mr Knightley:
Jonny Lee Miller
Mr Woodhouse:
Michael Gambon
Miss Bates:
Tamsin Greig
Anne Weston:
Jodhi May
Frank Churchill:
Rupert Evans
Mr Elton:
Blake Ritson
Harriet Smith:
Louise Dylan
Jane Fairfax:
Laura Pyper
Mr Weston:
Robert Bathurst
John Knightley:
Dan Fredenburgh
Robert Martin:
Jefferson Hall
Isabella Knightley:
Poppy Miller
Producer:
George Ormond

Series

Emma

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Eggheads

BBC Two Scotland

Autumnwatch

BBC Two England

Autumnwatch

2009

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

UK wildlife series. Chris and Kate are at a wildlife hospital helping to care for injured animals, and Simon King reports on the arrival of thousands of migrating barnacle geese. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Presenter:
Kate Humble
Presenter:
Simon King
Presenter:
Gordon Buchanan
Producer:
Roger Webb
Executive Producer:
Tim Scoones

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Autumnwatch post-show, audience-led informal live discussion and debate. Martin Hughes-Games chairs as the presenters answer audience questions. Show more

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Formula 1

2009

The Brazilian Grand Prix - Qualifying

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jake Humphrey presents coverage from Interlagos of the qualifying session of the Brazilian Grand Prix, the penultimate race in the 2009 Formula 1 season. Show more

3/3. The Road to Freedom. Mishal Husain concludes her assessment of Gandhi's life with a look at evidence that suggests he may have unwittingly contributed to the partition of India. The exploration of the leader's later years, culminating in his death by an assassin's bullet in 1948, includes newsreel footage of his visit to England in 1931 and his arrival in Lancashire and London's East End, while Tony Benn recalls meeting him as a six-year-old child. Producer Emily Davis ; Exec producer Jean Claude Bragard

Contributors

Unknown:
Mishal Husain
Unknown:
Tony Benn
Producer:
Emily Davis
Producer:
Jean Claude Bragard

1/9. Martin Clunes hosts the quiz, joining captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton plus special guests Charlie Brooker and Arlene Phillips. An extended repeat from yesterday's BBC1 episode. (Revised rpt)

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Clunes
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Charlie Brooker
Unknown:
Arlene Phillips.

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Extended version of the popular news quiz. Team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop are joined by guest host Martin Clunes and panellists Charlie Brooker and Arlene Phillips.

Endearing comedy drama starring Toni Collette. Deciding to escape her dysfunctional family and small-town life, Muriel takes advantage of a blank cheque to depart in search of adventure. Review p39.
Director PJ Hogan (1994, 15) The funniest films ever made: page 14

Contributors

Unknown:
Toni Collette.
Director:
Pj Hogan
Muriel Heslop:
Toni Collette
Bill Heslop:
Bill Hunter
Rhonda:
Rachel Griffiths
Betty Heslop:
Jeanie Drynan
Deidre:
Gennie Nevinson
Brice:
Matt Day
David Van Arkle:
Daniel Lapaine
Tania:
Sophie Lee
Janine:
Belinda Jarrett
Cheryl:
Rosalind Hammond

Rousing true-life sports drama starring Kurt Russell as Herb Brooks , the coach whose methods led to America's outstanding ice hockey victories in the 1980 Winter Olympics. Review p40.
Director Gavin O'Connor (2004, PG)

Contributors

Director:
Gavin O'Connor
Herb Brooks:
Kurt Russell
Patty Brooks:
Patricia Clarkson
Craig Patrick:
Noah Emmerich
Walter Bush:
Sean McCann
Doc Nagobads:
Kenneth Welsh
Jim Craig:
Eddie Cahill

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Factual drama based on the exploits of the American ice hockey team that participated in the 1980 Winter Olympics. Starring Kurt Russell and Patricia Clarkson. Show more

Contributors

Herb Brooks:
Kurt Russell
Patty Brooks:
Patricia Clarkson
Craig Patrick:
Noah Emmerich
Walter Bush:
Sean McCann
Doc Nagobads:
Kenneth Welsh
Jim Craig:
Eddie Cahill
Jack O'Callahan:
Michael Mantenuto
Rob McClanahan:
Nathan West
Mark Johnson:
Eric Peter-Kaiser
Dave Silk:
Bobby Hanson
Producer:
Mark Ciardi
Producer:
Gordon Gray

Genres

Formats

Musical comedy romance starring Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi .
A family holiday on the Cote d'Azur turns into a whirl of illicit romance and subterfuge. In French with English subtitles. Review page 40.
Directors Olivier Ducastel and Jacques Martineau (2004, 15)

Contributors

Unknown:
Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi
Directors:
Olivier Ducastel
Directors:
Jacques Martineau

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

French comedy in which a couple take their teenage kids to spend the summer at the seaside house of the father's youth. As the summer heat kindles the libido, love erupts for all. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Formats

BBC Two England

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