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Balamory

Series 2

Episode 104: Cycling Test

on BBC Two Scotland

Live action series for preschool children based around the small island community of Balamory in Scotland. Josie and Miss Hoolie are going on a bicycle ride. Show more

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Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The adventures of Bits and Bobs, two inquisitive balls of fluff who are keen to find out about the world. Trug spots some things that might be useful for playing in the sand.

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Animals at Work

Series 1

Episode 5: Tuna the Rock Cat

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Factual series about working animals with John Barrowman. An all-cat rock band rehearses for an upcoming gig and a labrador motivates young patients to be active. Show more

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Trapped

Series 3

Episode 5: Maidstone

on BBC Two Scotland

Children's adventure game show. Six children must work together to escape from a Gothic fairytale tower. However, one of them is a saboteur and cannot be trusted. Show more

Contributors

The Caretaker:
Simon Greenall
The Voice:
Faith Brown
Wiley Sneak:
Olly Pike
Director:
James Morgan
Director:
James Morgan
Producer:
Rob Hyde
Producer:
Rob Hyde

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Postman Pat: Special Delivery Service

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales
BBC Two England

CBeebies: Postman Pat: SDS

BBC Two England

Rathad An Sutha

Seoras an Cangaru (Joey the Kangaroo)

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Gaelic cartoon series. Ribit the frog gives Joey the kangaroo special jumping shoes to help him win a contest. Show more

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Timmy Time

Series 1

Episode 5: Timmy Can't Dance

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Animated adventures of a lamb at nursery school. Timmy and his class explore dance, from hula to line dancing, but Timmy cannot get into the groove. Show more

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Chuggington

Series 1

Episode 12: Late Again Eddie

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Children's animation. Eddie lives so far away from Chuggington that he is always late for work. Hodge and the gang set out to find a home for him in town. Show more

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 5: One More Time

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy adventure series in which animated numbers solve maths problems. The Numberjacks are called on when things vanish. Number 0 is causing things to disappear. Show more

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Ethelbert the Tiger

Series 1

Episode 5: Ethelbert and the Brown Bear

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The animated adventures of a mischievous tiger cub and his friend Dilip. Ethelbert and Dilip go to Canada where they help a bear prepare for the winter. Show more

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Grandpa In My Pocket

Series 1

Episode 5: Princess Purpelovna's Plan

on BBC Two Scotland

Comedy drama featuring a grandpa with a magical shrinking cap. Grandpa discovers that the film star Princess Purpelovna has plans to change Sunnysands. Show more

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Yoko! Jakamoko! Toto!

Series 1

Episode 5: The Whale

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Animation about the friendship of three happy nomadic animals. The three friends help a beached whale to get back out to sea. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 89: Wake Up Ball

on BBC Two Scotland

Available for years

Children's programme. The ball is bouncing through the garden and lands straight on Upsy Daisy's bed. She tucks the ball in so it can have a rest. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Unusual western about a young man hunting for the brutal killers of his fiancee. A rare foray into the genre for director Fritz Lang. Show more

Contributors

Vern Haskell:
Arthur Kennedy
Altar Keene:
Marlene Dietrich
Frenchy Fairmont:
Mel Ferrer
Geary:
Jack Elam
Chuck-a-Luck Dealer:
John Raven
Baldy Gunder:
William Frawley
Producer:
Howard Welsch
Director:
Fritz Lang

Formats

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Animal Park

Series 7: 30 minute reversions

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

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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House Swap

BBC Two Wales

Living in the Sun

BBC Two England

Living in the Sun

Series 3

Episode 8: Sharon's Local Rag

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series about Brits who have relocated to Spain. Sharon Roberts makes headline news as she struggles to launch her fifth business in three years. Show more

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House Swap

Episode 20

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Property swap series. Kristian Digby meets Peter and Caitlin Barnes from Derbyshire, who want a larger property, and Tony and Sue Morris from Grantham, who want to downsize. Show more

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Monk

Series 5

Episode 4: Mr Monk Can't See a Thing

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Crime drama series. Monk's eyes are attacked while he is at a fire station investigating the murder of an elderly fireman.

Contributors

Adrian Monk:
Tony Shalhoub
Captain Leland Stottlemeyer:
Ted Levine
Lt. Randall Disher:
Jason Gray-Stanford
Dr. Charles Kroger:
Stanley Kamel
Jake Colbert:
Jim Piddock
Rusty:
Art Evans

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Flog It!

Series 8

Episode 13: Stroud

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Paul Martin and the team are at Stroud's Subscription Rooms. Kate becomes intrigued by an astrological teapot, but the star of the show is a Regency tea caddy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Expert:
Kate Bliss
Director:
Gareth Luxton

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Pointless

Series 1

Episode 13

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else can think of. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson
Executive Producer:
David Flynn
Director:
Julian Smith

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The Hairy Bikers' Food Tour of Britain

Episode 15: North Yorkshire

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Si King and Dave Myers explore North Yorkshire, where they cook a traditional county favourite in Scarborough and select the finest catch from Whitby Harbour. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 57

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the Eggheads. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Barry Simmons
Participant:
Judith Keppel
Participant:
Chris Hughes
Participant:
Kevin Ashman
Participant:
CJ de Mooi
Participant:
Daphne Fowler
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Andy Culpin

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Amanda Lepley and James Brackley from Essex are hoping antiques expert Paul Martin will be able to grow their 4000-pound savings so they can buy their first home together. Show more

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Wild

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two England

Scrum V

BBC Two Wales

The Coral Gardener

BBC Two England

Landward

2009/2010

Episode 13

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Dougie Vipond and the team are back with Scotland's countryside magazine, bringing viewers the best in food, farming, wildlife, environment and leisure. Show more

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Mastermind

2009/10

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Game show presented by John Humphrys. Subjects include the history of the George Cross, the TV series The Ascent of Man, the first Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem and Clement Attlee. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Jon Kelly

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Gardeners' World

2009

Episode 17

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Toby Buckland shows how to collect and store seeds, Carol Klein enjoys the late summer bloom of the Japanese anemone, and Joe Swift offers design tips for seating areas. Show more

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Sport Wales

BBC Two Wales

The Tudors

BBC Two England

The Tudors

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Historical drama. The hunt for Henry's new bride is on, but practical and political obstacles emerge. Cromwell pursues his own agenda, despite his past association with a heretic. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Cardinal von Waldburg:
Max von Sydow
Sir Francis Bryan:
Alan van Sprang
Edward Seymour:
Max Brown
Anne Stanhope:
Emma Hamilton
Anne of Cleves:
Joss Stone
Sir John Hutton:
Roger Ashton-Griffiths
John Lambert:
Ben Price
Cardinal Reginald Pole:
Mark Hildreth
Lady Salisbury:
Kate OToole
Robert Aske:
Gerard McSorley
Mary Tudor:
Sarah Bolger

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QI

Series F

Episode 8: Fashion

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Panel-based quiz where the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry follows the flock for a look at fashion with Clive Anderson, Rich Hall, Reginald D Hunter and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Clive Anderson
Participant:
Rich Hall
Participant:
Reginald D Hunter
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Brand

QI

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Mercury Prize

2009

Highlights

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Lauren Laverne presents extended highlights from the 2009 Mercury Prize. Jools Holland hosts the ceremony, which features performances from all twelve nominees. Show more

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The Wire

Series 5

Episode 8: Clarifications

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Acclaimed US police drama. Renewed police commitment brings fresh recruits to Daniels and McNulty, starting with Carver. Carcetti makes dangerous political deals. Show more

Contributors

Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn
Ellis Carver:
Seth Gilliam
Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti:
Aidan Gillen
Beatrice 'Beadie' Russell:
Amy Ryan

The Wire

Series 5

Episode 9: Late Editions

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Scotland

Acclaimed Baltimore police drama. Freamon's vigilance pays off. Michael is suspicious about his latest assignment. Haynes gets fresh eyes to help with fact-checking. Show more

Contributors

Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Michael Lee:
Tristan Mack Wilds
Ellis Carver:
Seth Gilliam
Bubbles:
Andre Royo
Cedric Daniels:
Lance Reddick
Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti:
Aidan Gillen
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn
Director:
Joe Chappelle

The Wire

Series 5

Episode 10: -30-

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Final episode of the acclaimed Baltimore police drama. As the officers stage an Irish wake for another departed officer, the seeds of the future are sown across Baltimore. Show more

Contributors

Det James 'Jimmy' McNulty:
Dominic West
Det Lester Freamon:
Clarke Peters
Michael Lee:
Tristan Mack Wilds
Ellis Carver:
Seth Gilliam
Bubbles:
Andre Royo
Cedric Daniels:
Lance Reddick
Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti:
Aidan Gillen
William Rawls:
John Doman
Det Shakima 'Kima' Greggs:
Sonja Sohn

BBC Two Scotland

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