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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 6: Mirrors, Beaches and Boats

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Magazine programme for preschool children, with songs, rhymes, animals and things to make. Mirrors, beaches and boats with Simon, Lorna and Tamba.

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Dogstar

Series 1

Obedience School

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. The Clark kids pursue their dog across space, who is trapped onboard the ship Dogstar. Glenn, Simone and Gran discover it's not easy finding the Dogstar. Show more

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Batfink

The Dirty Sinker/Sonic Boomer

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures with the metal-winged, pint-sized crimebuster. Batfink tackles sinking boats in The Dirty Sinker, and broken windows in Sonic Boomer. Show more

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Trapped

Series 1

Episode 2: Willesden

on BBC Two England

Children's adventure game show. Six children in a Gothic tower work together to complete challenges. To escape each floor they must uncover the saboteur among them. Show more

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Mortified

Series 1

Episode 2: Bigger than Vegas

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy. Taylor Fry feels like a misfit, but deals with the world with her imagination. Taylor runs for the position of school captain and is determined to win. Show more

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 7

Episode 1: Zoomer's Snowy Adventure

on BBC Two England

Cartoon adventures of builder Bob and his friends. Zoomer the skidoo is staying with Bob in Sunflower Valley, when a huge snowfall blocks everyone in. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

Dig It - Tuesday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's music and dance programme. Get on down with the diggers and learn this week's song with Pete and Nat.

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Mister Maker

Series 1

Episode 2

on BBC Two England

Arts and crafts for preschool children. Mister Maker makes a stone footprint, paints a fun firework picture and squeezes a ship sailing on a sea of blue rice into a jar. Show more

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Something Special

Series 3

Episode 2: Out and About - Wood

on BBC Two England

Educational series for four- to seven-year-old children with learning difficulties. Justin is off to explore a wood, but first he must find his friends Leah and Aidan. Show more

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Little Red Tractor

Series 1

Episode 2: The Ladder

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series following Little Red Tractor, his owner Stan and their friends. Mr Jones borrows Stan's ladder, not realising he has left Stumpy stuck on the roof. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 2: Tombliboos' Waving Game

on BBC Two England

Available for years

The Tombliboos wave to everyone as they fly through the garden in the Pinky Ponk. The waving game makes everyone in the garden happy. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

World War II drama about the struggles of the Philippine army and resistance movement following the Japanese capture of the Bataan Peninsula. Show more

Contributors

Col Joseph Madden:
John Wayne
Capt Andres Bonifacio:
Anthony Quinn
Bertha Barnes:
Beulah Bondi
Dolici Dalgado:
Fely Franquelli
Maj Hasko:
Richard Loo
Col Coroki:
Philip Ahn
Lt Commander Waite:
Lawrence Tierney
Sgt Bernessa:
Alex Havier
Gen Homma:
Leonard Strong
Bindle Jackson:
Paul Fix

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What Are You Like?

Episode 7: Stubborn

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Light entertainment celebrity panel game that gives you the inside track on what you're really like. We ask, 'How stubborn are you?'. With Jenny Powell and Perry Fenwick. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Presenter:
Aled Jones
Presenter:
Simon O'Brien
Participant:
Jenny Powell
Participant:
Perry Fenwick

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Out of the Blue

02/09/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

The murder investigation steps up when Wilson finds marked cash given to Philby, used by Bec, that connects her directly to the crime. Show more

Contributors

Gabby West:
Sophie Katinis
Bec Quilter:
Renai Caruso
Jarrod O'Donnell:
Clayton Watson
Tracy O'Donnell:
Charlotte Gregg
Stavva "Ian" Jones:
Ryan Johnson

Coast

Shorts

Episode 61: Pebbles

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Nicholas Crane and a team of experts explore Britain's coastline and the relationship between people and the sea, and discover how the pebble makes detectives of us all.

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Britain's Dream Homes

Series 1

Episode 9: Mews

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Melissa Porter and Rhodri Owen search Britain to find the best home in three price brackets.The day's challenge is to find the perfect mews: a stable with living space. Show more

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Animal 24:7

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following people who protect and work closely with wildlife and domestic animals around the clock. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Heap
Producer:
Sarah Hey

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 5

Episode 5: A Coal Miner's Slaughter

Duration: 46 minutes

on BBC Two England

Detective drama series following the adventures of a sleuthing writer. In speaking out against a mine owner, a young woman is implicated in his killing. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Eben Connors:
Denver Pyle
Travis Harmon:
Jared Rushton
Molly Connors:
Megan Mullally

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Flog It!

Ten of the Best 2008

Episode 7: Folk Art

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin guides us through some of the naive folk art made by amateur artists, including some carved whale teeth, and visits a Folk Art collection at Compton Verney. Show more

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Eating with the Enemy

Episode 17: Ian and Gita

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Which of today's cooks will get through? Will it be Gita from Bradford with her Indian cuisine? Or will it be Ian from Tyneside with his no nonsense fare? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James Martin
Participant:
Charles Campion
Participant:
Jay Rayner
Participant:
Kate Spicer
Participant:
Toby Young

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Wanted Down Under

Series 1

Episode 13: Bristow

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nadia Sawalha presents as British families are given a look at life in Australia ahead of possible migration. Jamie Bristow and family spend a week in Adelaide. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 5

Episode 24

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from around the UK attempt to beat the Eggheads. Show more

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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

The chefs must make two dishes in 50 minutes using duck, then cook Skate a la Grenobloise and Oeufs a la Neige. Show more

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Jamie Owen's Welsh Journeys

BBC Two Wales

Hadrian

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Hadrian

BBC Two England

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Presented by Antaine O'Donnaile, this programme looks at the violent events which led to the flight, in particular the Battle of the Yellow Ford in Armagh in 1598. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Frank Pope and Tessa Dunlop with the stories behind some remarkable ships being salvaged from the Thames in one of the biggest marine archaeological operations in the country. Show more

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Maestro

Episode 4: Opera

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Clive Anderson hosts as the five famous amateurs step up to the podium to conduct a programme of popular operatic arias, sung by soloists Alfie Boe and Rebecca Evans. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Participant:
Jane Asher
Participant:
Katie Derham
Participant:
Goldie
Participant:
Alex James
Participant:
Sue Perkins
Participant:
Peter Snow
Participant:
David Soul
Participant:
Bradley Walsh
Producer:
Chris Brogden

Series

Maestro

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Room 101

Series 11

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Merton hosts the chat show in which guests are given the opportunity to rid the world of the things they hate. Ian Hislop suggests The Beatles and Charlie Chaplin.

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Merton
Participant:
Ian Hislop
Producer:
Chris Curley

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Newsnight

02/09/2008

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines, with Gavin Esler and Emily Maitlis presenting from the Republican National Convention.

Contributors

Presenter:
Gavin Esler
Presenter:
Emily Maitlis

Genres

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The Passions of Vaughan Williams

BBC Two England
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Scotland

The Passions of Vaughan Williams: BBC4 on BBC2

BBC Two England

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Dan Snow takes us on a journey around Hadrian's vast empire. As he does so, he uncovers the genius and the darker side of the man. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Snow

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

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