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Fimbles

Party Hat

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series for young children in which Fimbo, Florrie and Baby Pom explore the magical valley around them. Florrie finds a party hat, but it is no good without a party.

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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 47: Body, Clothes, Holidays and Jelly

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, guests, and things to make. Veejay, Paul and Tamba present Higgledy House, clothes and jelly.

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Watch My Chops

Where There's a Will

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Corneil, the super-intelligent dog. A lawyer informs Bernie that Corneil is the beneficiary of an eccentric millionairess' will. Show more

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Trollz

New Girl in Town

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation about five magical friends who are half body, half very tall hair. There's a new girl on the block, Garnet, who tries to break up the Trollz's friendship. Show more

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Zombie Hotel

Happy People

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation about the occupants of Zombie Hotel. Fungus and Maggot's teacher suspects they might be zombies. Show more

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Only in America

Episode 8: Animals

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Fearne Cotton and Reggie Yates take the roadtrip of a lifetime around the USA. The duo get up close and personal with American animals, including Jake the Hollywood lion. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fearne Cotton
Presenter:
Reggie Yates

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The Secret Show

Series 1

Secret Sleep

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about two top secret agents. Victor and Anita enter the dream world and discover that Doctor Doctor is controlling dreamers with an ancient dream crystal. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Kirsten O'Brien and Johny Pitts present the ultimate challenge for Britain's kids and their teachers. Hobbies include playing the saxophone and learning to unicycle. Show more

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50/50

Series 9

Episode 14

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sophie McDonnell presents the children's quiz show. Manchester plays Newcastle and must take on the Spike, Revolver, Cube, Pulse and Avalanche. Show more

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The Slammer

Series 2

Episode 9

on BBC Two England

Children's entertainment show set in a mock prison. Tony Blackburn is an evil DJ who hatches a dastardly escape plan. Featuring mind readers and a basketball duo.

Contributors

The Governor:
Ted Robbins
Jeremy Gimbert:
Lee Barnett
Peter Nokio:
Dave Chapman
Mr Burgess:
Ian Kirkby
Himself:
Melvin Odoom
Producer:
Steve Ryde
Executive Producer:
Joe Godwin
Writer:
Tony Cooke

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The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 1

Episode 3

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Drama series about a young girl who is looking for a foster home. Tracy is going to be Child of the Week in a big advert for foster parents and she wants her ad to be brilliant. Show more

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Eliot Kid

Eliot Kid

Episode 7: The King of Dustmiteistan

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring the kid with the mind-boggling imagination. Eliot discovers that dust mites have invaded his house, and becomes their king. Show more

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Football Focus

23/08/2008

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Manish Bhasin, Mark Lawrenson and Martin Keown present football action. Matches include Stoke City v Aston Villa and Arsenal v Fulham in the first London derby of the new campaign. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Manish Bhasin
Presenter:
Mark Lawrenson
Presenter:
Martin Keown

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Coast

Shorts

St Ives

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Neil Oliver leads the team to St Ives in Cornwall, England's most coastal county and inspiration for generations of artists. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Executive Producer:
Gill Tierney
Producer:
Steve Evanson

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Animal Park

Series 7: 30 minute reversions

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble explore behind the scenes at Longleat. A baby giraffe is being obsessively groomed by her mum. Can the keepers stop her ear infection becoming fatal? Show more

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Exodus

BBC Two England
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BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales

Exodus

BBC Two England

Ellery Queen

The Adventure of Colonel Nivin's Memoirs

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Author and amateur detective Ellery Queen attempts to solve murders. Alec Nivin is killed because of his damning book, Memoirs of a Spy. Show more

Contributors

Ellery Queen:
Jim Hutton
Richard Queen:
David Wayne
Alec Niven:
Lloyd Bochner
Alexsei Dobrenskov:
Robert Loggia

Shinty: MacAulay Cup

2008 Final: Inveraray v Newtonmore

Duration: 2 hours, 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Inveraray take on Newtonmore at Mossfield Park, Oban. The MacAulay Cup, the final of which is always between a team from the north and one from the south was first held in 1947. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dougie Vipond
Presenter:
Gary Innes
Commentator:
Iain Anderson
Commentator:
Hugh Dan MacLennan
Producer:
Gary Franses
Executive Producer:
David Harron

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Coast

BBC Two England
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales

Coast

BBC Two England

Britain from Above

Episode 4: The Land

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Revealing the transformation of East Anglia, which found its agriculture and landscape quickly industrialised to cope with the changes of the Second World War. Show more

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Dad's Army

Series 9

Episode 2: The Making of Private Pike

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. Captain Mainwaring is given a staff car, which breaks down when Pike and his girlfriend borrow it to go to the pictures.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer:
John Laurie
Pte Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike:
Ian Lavender
Pte Sponge:
Colin Bean
Chief ARP Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
The Verger:
Edward Sinclair
Pte Walker:
James Beck
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
Producer:
David Croft

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BBC Proms

2008

Prom 49: National Youth Orchestra

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain perform Edgard Varèse's Amériques, Rachmaninov's Fourth Piano Concerto and Copland's Third Symphony. Show more

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Have I Got Old News For You

Series 29

Episode 2

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy quiz show that tests celebrity contestants on the week's news, with host Alexander Armstrong, captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop and guests Jo Caulfield and Michael Winner. Show more

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Mock the Week

Series 6

Episode 7

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedians take a satirical swipe at the news. Dara O'Briain is joined by Frankie Boyle, Hugh Dennis, Russell Howard and Andy Parsons with guests David Mitchell and Lucy Porter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Lucy Porter
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson

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Pop Britannia

Episode 2: A Well Respected Man

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Series telling the story of British pop music since the 1950s. In the 60s a group of artists and entrepreneurs prised pop out of the grasp of showbiz interests. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Ben Whalley
Director:
Ben Whalley
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper

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Comedy Connections

Series 6

Episode 6: Sorry!

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series charting the history of classic British comedies looks at Sorry!, the sitcom starring Ronnie Corbett as a middle-aged librarian who lived with his domineering mother. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Anarchic comedy with Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes, in which a pair of eccentric New Jersey slackers head to Hollywood after learning that a film based on their antics is being made. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Kevin Smith
Silent Bob:
Kevin Smith
Holden McNeill/Himself:
Ben Affleck
Randal Graves:
Jeff Anderson
Chrissy:
Ali Larter
Sheriff:
Judd Nelson
Federal Wildlife Marshall Willenholly:
Will Ferrell

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Arrested Development

Series 3

Episode 11: Family Ties

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about a rich dysfunctional family. In an effort to get to the bottom of things, Michael hires Nellie as a consultant for the Bluth Co. 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
Lucille Bluth:
Jessica Walter
Narrator:
Ron Howard
Buster Bluth:
Tony Hale

Arrested Development

Series 3

Episode 12: Exit Strategy

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy series about a rich dysfunctional family. Gob goes to Iraq to perform his Christian magic act on the USO tour and ends up incarcerated. Show more

Contributors

Michael Bluth:
Jason Bateman
Buster Bluth:
Tony Hale
George Oscar 'Gob' Bluth:
Will Arnett
George Michael Bluth:
Michael Cera
Mae 'Maeby' Fluke:
Alia Shawkat
George Bluth Sr:
Jeffrey Tambor
Tobias Funke:
David Cross
Lucille Bluth:
Jessica Walter
Narrator:
Ron Howard
Richard Shaw:
Gary Cole

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