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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 5: Noises and Food

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool magazine programme with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Noises, funny food and making jam with Justin, Veejay and Tamba.

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Preschool comedy combining fun, fantasy and education. Laa-Laa, Tinky Winky, Dipsy and Po watch some girls visit a tulip field and pick the colourful flowers.

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Dogstar

Series 1

A Dog's Tale

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation. Dogstar is a spaceship containing all of Earth's dogs, lost in the move from Old Earth to New Earth. The Clark kids must find it and bring those dogs home. Show more

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Batfink

Skinny Minnie/Topsy Turvey

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adventures with the pint-sized crimebuster. Batfink is called upon to catch Skinny Minnie, and Professor Flippo steals the top secret Topsy Turvy box. Show more

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Trapped

Series 1

Episode 1: Poplar

on BBC Two England

Children's adventure game show. Six children in a Gothic fairytale 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 1: Taylor's DNA

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy. Taylor Fry feels like a misfit, but deals with the world around her with a little imagination. Don and Glenda enter a parents' talent quest. Show more

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

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

CBeebies: Bob the Builder

BBC Two England

Charlie is Lola

Series 3

Episode 3: Tha mi ag iarraidh dhachaid/I Want to Go Home

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Gaelic children's programme. Lola has a sleepover at Anna's, but ends up wanting to be at home.

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Mister Maker

Series 1

Episode 1

on BBC Two England

Arts and crafts for preschool children. Mister Maker makes a fantastic junk picture, shows how to paint with cardboard and creates realistic beans on toast. Show more

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Something Special

Series 3

Episode 1: Out and About - Farm

on BBC Two England

Educational series for four- to seven-year-old children with learning difficulties. Justin meets his friends Samantha and Ernie on a farm just outside Belfast. Show more

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Little Red Tractor

Series 1

Episode 1: The Big Bang

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series following the adventures of Little Red Tractor, his owner Stan and their friends. Loud noises cause chaos all around the farm. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 1: Makka Pakka Washes Faces

on BBC Two England

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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Duration: 4 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Adam Hart-Davis investigates the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society. Adam takes a lesson in Victorian etiquette.

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Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Lighthearted comedy about a wealthy young woman who causes chaos when she returns to her Arkansas home town and begins anonymously distributing money. Show more

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What Are You Like?

Episode 6: Nosey

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

The light entertainment celebrity panel game that gives you the inside track on what you're really like. We ask 'How nosey are you?'. With Wendi Peters and Anthea Turner,. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Presenter:
Aled Jones
Presenter:
Simon O'Brien
Participant:
Wendi Peters
Participant:
Anthea Turner

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Out of the Blue

01/09/2008

Duration: 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in the beautiful Australian beach resort of Manly. As Emily's secret is exposed to all, Marcus's scheming ways come to a halt as well...

Contributors

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

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Coast

Series 2 Reversions

Arran

Duration: 4 minutes

on BBC Two England

Neil Oliver travels the coast of the island of Arran.

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Britain's Dream Homes

Series 1

Episode 8: Cottages

Duration: 44 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 cottage. Show more

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Animal 24:7

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following the people who protect vulnerable wildlife and domestic animals around the clock. Can the RSPCA save Ollie the European Eagle owl? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Heap
Producer:
Sarah Hey

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 5

Episode 4: Snow White, Blood Red

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series about sleuthing crime writer Jessica Fletcher. The US World Cup ski team are murdered one by one at a ski lodge. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Pamela Leeds:
Emma Samms

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Flog It!

Ten of the Best 2008

Episode 6: Interesting Wood

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin introduces some of the best wooden antiques we've seen over the years, including impressive furniture and even the odd game of skittles. Show more

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Eating with the Enemy

Episode 16: Abbie and Sylvia

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

To become Eating with the Enemy home cook champion, two Yorkshire cooks battle it out. Will it be Sylvia who loses it in the kitchen or super-mum Abbie? Show more

Contributors

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

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Wanted Down Under

Series 1

Episode 11: Warner

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. Libby Warner and family spend a week in Brisbane. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 5

Episode 23

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

Chefs Michel Roux Jnr and Gregg Wallace host the cooking competition. The chefs make two dishes in 50 minutes using seabass, and cook eggs florentine and rhubarb tart. Show more

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Mountain

BBC Two Wales

Legends

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

Legends: Ella Fitzgerald

BBC Two England

Nigella Express

Episode 1: Everyday Easy

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Nigella Lawson prepares good food fast. Featuring a no-effort roast dinner of poussin with sweet potatoes, plus an after-work supper of crispy squid with garlic mayo. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nigella Lawson

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Where Are They Now?

BBC Two Wales

University Challenge

2008/2009

Episode 9

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

In an Oxbridge match St John's College Cambridge take on Lincoln College Oxford in another first round match in the student quiz. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.

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University Challenge

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

University Challenge

BBC Two England

Primetime

Episode 2: Ayrshire and South of Scotland

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The show that can change lives. Scotland's population is aging fast, so BBC Scotland and the BIG Lottery Fund aim to improve life for the over 50s. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dougie Vipond
Producer:
Sandy Raffan

Series

Primetime

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The Hairy Bikers' Cookbook

The Hairy Bakers

Episode 3: Pies and Pasties

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Hairy Bikers take the long trip from Cornwall to Scotland, where they sample pasties, apple pies, pork pies, Scotch pies, macaroni pies, and fish in pastry. Show more

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Dragons' Den

Series 6

Episode 7

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rachel Watkyn, DJ Christian Richardson (aka Robin Banks) and their recycled jewellery boxes attempt to find success by bringing a bit of eco-friendliness into the den. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Evan Davis
Participant:
Duncan Bannatyne
Participant:
James Caan
Participant:
Peter Jones
Participant:
Deborah Meaden
Participant:
Theo Paphitis
Executive Producer:
Dominic Bird
Producer:
Sam Lewens

Regional Variations (5)

William Crawley Meets...

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Would I Lie to You?

BBC Two England
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

High Hopes

BBC Two Wales

Would I Lie to You?

BBC Two England

ArtWorks Scotland

Tracey Emin: Sex Success and Celebrity

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh showcases 20 years of work by the controversial artist Tracey Emin and Artworks Scotland debates her worth. Show more

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Newsnight

01/09/2008

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 Last Word Monologues

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

The Last Word Monologues

BBC Two England

Would I Lie to You?

Series 2

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Comedy panel show, hosted by Angus Deayton with team captains David Mitchell and Lee Mack, in which teammates must discern fact from fiction. Show more

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The Last Word Monologues

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

The Last Word Monologues

Episode 1: Before I Call You In

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

As a dying woman sits in a room in Switzerland waiting to receive drugs to take her own life, she reflects on the paths that have led her there.

Contributors

Genres

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The Last Word Monologues

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

The Last Word Monologues

Episode 2: Six Days One June

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Contemplative comedy-drama. A farmer tries to find a way to free himself from the yoke of a dominating mother.

Contributors

Producer:
Hugo Blick

Genres

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Ellery Queen

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

Ellery Queen

BBC Two England

The Last Word Monologues

Episode 3: A Bit of Private Business

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Contemplative comedy-drama. An assassin waits in a public lavatory for his next target.

Contributors

Producer:
Hugo Blick

Genres

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Joins BBC News

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Ellery Queen

Adventure of the Mad Tea Party

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Author and amateur detective Ellery Queen attempts to solve another murder. The host at a Mad Hatter's Tea Party disappears. Show more

Contributors

Ellery Queen:
Jim Hutton
Richard Queen:
David Wayne
Spencer Lockridge:
Edward Andrews
Howard Biggers:
Jim Backus
Laura Lockridge:
Rhonda Fleming
Paul Gardner:
Larry Hagman

BBC Two Scotland

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