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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 17: Clothes and Boats

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Jobs, boats and Higgledy House with Simon, Veejay and Tamba.

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Teletubbies

Carnival II

on BBC Two England

Preschool comedy combining fun, fantasy and education. The Teletubbies watch some children having fun at a carnival. Show more

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Roar

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following keepers in Port Lympne and Howletts wild animal parks in Kent. A bull elephant gets a pedicure and we meet a group of African hunting dogs that are running riot. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alex Dolan
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

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Best of Friends

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rani and Abs present the show that tests the friendships of five close mates with a series of terrible tasks and tantalising treats.

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The Secret Show

Series 1

Reptogator Attack

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy series about two agents in a top-secret organisation. Anita is injured trying to protect the Kid from Reptogators. Show more

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Hider in the House

Series 2

Episode 9

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

JK and Joel present this children's entertainment series with a twist. With the help of their mum, they will try to hide Matt Di Angelo in their house and not tell their dad. Show more

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Hot Rods

Episode 3

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nail-biting children's game show combining mental and physical challenges, presented by Zoe Salmon. Contestants must pass the tasks and hope their opponents fail. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Zoe Salmon

Series

Hot Rods

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The Slammer

Series 2

Episode 12

on BBC Two England

Children's comedy set in a mock prison. The governor introduces a super-computer which causes chaos. A contortionist and musical comedy act perform in the Freedom Show.

Contributors

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

Regional Variations (2)

The Story of Tracy Beaker

Series 1

Episode 6

on BBC Two England

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Drama series about a young girl who is looking for a foster home. Tracy has a cunning plan to stop the nagging Elaine from hearing her bad school report. Show more

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Eliot Kid

Eliot Kid

Episode 9: Kung Fu Kid

Duration: 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring the little kid with the mind-boggling imagination. It's bad news for Eliot. Max, his sworn enemy, challenges him to a martial arts duel. Show more

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Plaid Cymru Conference

BBC Two Wales
BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Switch

BBC Two England

Sound

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Radio 1 DJ Annie Mac and Nick Grimshaw present a show foregrounding the best new UK music, with guests Iglu and Hartley, Ralf Little and Carl Rice. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Annie Mac
Presenter:
Nick Grimshaw

Genres

Regional Variations (4)

The Sky at Night

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

Sound

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

The Sky at Night

BBC Two England

Coast

Shorts

Galloway Coast and Solway Firth

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Stornoway is the largest town on Lewis and the commercial hub for the islands. Alice Roberts discovers how this area of peat land was turned into a chemical works. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alice Roberts

Regional Variations (2)

Scene Stealers

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Shinty: Camanachd Cup

2008 Final: Kingussie v Fort William

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The climax of the Shinty season and for the third time in six years two powerhouses of the game, Kingussie and Fort William, meet in the final of Scotland's premier cup competition. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alison Walker
Producer:
Gary Franses
Executive Producer:
David Harron

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 5

Episode 14: From Russia...with Blood

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Murder mystery series. At the International Artists and Writers Conference in Moscow, Jessica finds herself under suspicion of espionage.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Cyril Grantham:
David McCallum
Peggy Brooks:
Judy Parfitt

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The Hairy Bikers' Cookbook

The Hairy Bakers

Episode 2: Teatime Treats

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The Hairy Bikers set off for the Henley Royal Regatta, examining the history and conventions of afternoon tea and filling hampers with cakes and treats as they go. Show more

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Coast

Series 3

Episode 2: Bournemouth to Plymouth

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

On the south coast of England, Alice investigates the formula for the perfect sandcastle, and Nicholas unearths the story of massive mudslides in Lyme Regis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Series Producer:
Steve Evanson

Regional Variations (3)

Gardeners' World

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Dad's Army

BBC Two England

Dad's Army

Series 9

Episode 5: Number Engaged

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. Mainwaring's motley crew is put in charge of a vital telephone line. They awake to find a bomb enmeshed in the wires.

Contributors

Capt Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Cpl Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Chief Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
Bob Spiers

Regional Variations (2)

Maestro

Episode 6: The Winner's Finale Live

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Clive Anderson presents the climax of the series as the winning student performs at Proms in the Park on the Last Night of the Proms. 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
Series Producer:
Chris Brogden

Series

Maestro

Regional Variations (2)

BBC Proms

2008

Prom 76: Last Night of the Proms Part 1

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Clive Anderson and Suzy Klein present live coverage from the Royal Albert Hall of the final BBC Proms concert. With Sir Roger Norrington and the winner of BBC2's Maestro. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Executive Producer:
Peter Maniura

Regional Variations (3)

A Number

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Have I Got Old News for You

BBC Two England

Have I Got News for You

Series 35

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Popular news quiz with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Alexander Armstrong and guest panellists Michael McIntyre and Clare Balding.

Regional Variations (2)

Mock the Week

Series 6

Episode 10

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedians take a satirical swipe at the news. Dara O'Briain is joined by Frankie Boyle, Russell Howard and Andy Parsons with guests Ed Byrne and Stewart Francis. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Andy Parsons
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Stewart Francis
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson

Regional Variations (2)

Dara O Briain

Live at the Theatre Royal

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Final date from Dara's sell-out tour of the UK and Ireland. Recorded in front of 2,500 fans at London's Theatre Royal, the show displays the comedian at his quick-thinking best. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Dara O Briain
Director:
Tom Poole

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Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two England

Coming-of-age drama about a man revisiting his troubled youth in 1980s New York. Now a successful writer, Dito returns to his old neighbourhood to visit his estranged father. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Formats

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

World War II drama about a soldier desperate to lose his virginity after a friend is castrated on a mission. He absconds from his unit to pursue his aim.

BBC Two Scotland

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