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Fimbles

Pebbles

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fimbo, Florrie and Baby Pom explore the magical valley around them. The Fimbles find three identical pebbles. How can they tell which pebble belongs to which Fimble? Show more

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Watch My Chops

Surprise, Surprise

Duration: 11 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Corneil, the super-intelligent dog. John is planning a surprise dinner to celebrate his and Beth's wedding anniversary but is too busy. Show more

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Trollz

Field Trip

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about five magical best friends who are half body, half very tall hair. The boys are jealous of the girls' magic, which leads to a silly fight. Show more

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Zombie Hotel

Brat Attack

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation about the occupants of Zombie Hotel. A client arrives who unleashes his bratty child on the hotel and kids. Show more

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Only in America

Episode 5: Proms

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Fearne Cotton and Reggie Yates are sent on the roadtrip of a lifetime around the USA. They go back to class to find out what American high school is really like. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Reggie Yates
Presenter:
Fearne Cotton

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The Secret Show

Series 1

Destination Sun

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy for seven- to twelve-year-olds about a secret organisation. Victor and Anna must team up with Doctor Doctor to relight the sun's pilot light and save Earth. Show more

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Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pupils take their teachers home to educate them about their hobbies. Teach has to learn how to be a sheepdog handler and must become an expert in Dr Who, before an exam in class. Show more

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50/50

Series 9

Episode 11

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sophie McDonnell presents the children's quiz show. Penrith and Fife slug it out on the Spike, work out the Wire, and grab those gold snowflakes in the Avalanche. Show more

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The Slammer

Series 2

Episode 6

on BBC Two England

Children's comedy show. Melvin and Pete get abducted by aliens and are held captive on a UFO. On the Freedom Show, four more unique acts compete to be released from the Slammer.

Contributors

The Governor:
Ted Robbins
Jeremy Gimbert:
Lee Barnett
Peter Nokio:
Dave Chapman
Mr Burgess:
Ian Kirkby
Melvin Odoom:
Melvin Odoom

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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 5

Episode 10: Moving On/The Wedding

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Double bill of the drama series about a young girl who is looking for a foster home. Tracy tries to make amends with Cam. And it's Cam's big day.

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Eliot Kid

Eliot Kid

Episode 4: The Bathroom Monster

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring the little kid with the mind-boggling imagination. Eliot sees a documentary about people flushing baby crocodiles down toilets. Show more

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Coast

BBC Two Scotland

Ride Lonesome

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

Ride Lonesome

BBC Two England

Battle of the Brains

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Quiz show hosted by Paddy O'Connell. Two teams featuring some of the brightest brains in Britain go head-to-head in a game of nerve, strategy and skill. Show more

Eggheads

Series 7

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dermot Murnaghan hosts the show where a team of challengers take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, The Eggheads, made up of some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Rob Dean
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin
Executive Producer:
Mike Beale

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Duration: 2 hours, 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dramatisation of Julius Caesar's life. The dictator Sulla forces Caesar into exile. Bravery in battle earns him back his citizenship, however, allowing his return to the capital. Show more

Contributors

Julius Caesar:
Jeremy Sisto
Lucius Sulla:
Richard Harris
Play Actor:
David Langham
Marcus Cato:
Christopher Walken
Calpurnia:
Valeria Golino
Director:
Uli Edel

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Coast

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Coast

BBC Two England

Coast

BBC Two England

Gardeners' World

2008

Episode 16

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The team look over the garden fence and get a glimpse of how gardeners create their gardens to fit their and their family's needs. Joe and Carol are in the garden with summer tips. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Feature-length version of the classic sitcom. With an invasion looming, the fate of Walmington-on-Sea rests with Britain's least competent Home Guard unit. Show more

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Mavis Pike:
Liz Fraser
Major Gen Fullard:
Bernard Archard
Regimental Sergeant-Major:
Derek Newark
ARP Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Reverend Farthing:
Frank Williams
Director:
Norman Cohen
Producer:
John R Sloan

Genres

Formats

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BBC Proms

2008

Hallé: 150th Anniversary

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Highlights from the Prom event celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Halle orchestra, with performances of Bruch's Violin Concerto and Til Eulenspiegel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Producer:
Dominic Best
Participant:
Mark Elder
Participant:
Janine Jansen
Participant:
Halle

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Dad's Army

Series 3

Episode 11: Branded

Duration: 33 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Wartime sitcom. There's trouble in the ranks of the Home Guard when the bravery of the gentle and well-mannered Private Godfrey is called into question.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
L/Cpl Jones:
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer:
John Laurie
Pte Pike:
Ian Lavender
Pte Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Pte Walker:
James Beck
Chief AP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Miss Godfrey:
Nan Braunton
2nd ARP Warden:
Stuart Sherwin
Doctor:
Roger Avon
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
Harold Snoad

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Victoria Wood presents a tribute to the classic sitcom Dad's Army, with footage of the cast on location and personal tales about the making of the series. Show more

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Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 9: Mum's Army

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic sitcom. Captain Mainwaring encourages the women of Walmington-on-Sea to join the platoon and meets Mrs Gray, an attractive middle-aged widow. Show more

Contributors

Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Walker:
James Beck
Buffet Attendant:
Deirdre Costello
Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Edith Parish:
Wendy Richard
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
Serviceman:
David Gilchrist
Waitress:
Melita Manger
Miss Ironside:
Julian Burbery
Mrs Prosser:
Eleanor Smale
Ivy Samways:
Rosemary Faith
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Producer:
David Croft

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Reputations

Arthur Lowe

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Biography series. Exploring the life and career of actor Arthur Lowe, who found fame as the pompous Captain Mainwaring in the classic wartime sitcom, Dad's Army. Show more

Contributors

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Mock the Week

Series 6

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

A satirical swipe at the news. Host Dara O'Briain is joined by regulars Hugh Dennis, Frankie Boyle, Andy Parsons and Russell Howard. With guests Michael McIntyre and Mark Watson. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Participant:
Mark Watson
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson

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Comedy Connections

Series 6

Episode 3: The Liver Birds

Duration: 39 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Series charting the history of British comedies. A look at The Liver Birds, the groundbreaking sitcom centred around the lives of two young Liverpudlian women. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 43 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Poignant black comedy about an aspiring comedian (Robert De Niro) who decides he can only get a shot at the big time with the help of America's top chat show host (Jerry Lewis). Show more

Contributors

Rupert Pupkin:
Robert De Niro
Cathy Long:
Shelley Hack
Producer:
Arnon Milchan

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Arrested Development

Series 3

Episode 5: Mr F

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Comedy series about a rich dysfunctional family. Michael must deal with a mole problem in order to salvage a major real estate deal with Japanese investors. Show more

Contributors

Michael Bluth:
Jason Bateman
Lindsay Funke:
Portia De Rossi
George Oscar 'Gob' Bluth:
Will Arnett
George Michael Bluth:
Michael Cera
Mae 'Maeby' Fluke:
Alia Shawkat
Tobias Funke:
David Cross
George Bluth Sr:
Jeffrey Tambor
Buster Bluth:
Tony Hale
Lucille Bluth:
Jessica Walter

Arrested Development

Series 3

Episode 6: The Ocean Walker

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Comedy series about a rich dysfunctional family. When Michael announces he is marrying Rita, George Sr worries that she is after the family's money. Show more

Contributors

Michael Bluth:
Jason Bateman
Lindsay Funke:
Portia De Rossi
George Oscar 'Gob' Bluth:
Will Arnett
George Michael Bluth:
Michael Cera
Mae 'Maeby' Fluke:
Alia Shawkat
Tobias Funke:
David Cross
George Bluth Sr:
Jeffrey Tambor
Buster Bluth:
Tony Hale
Lucille Bluth:
Jessica Walter

BBC Two Northern Ireland

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