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Me Too!

Series 2

Episode 49: Panic

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about parents, their children and their children's minder Granny Murray. Raymond keeps panicking over the slightest task, and then a cat runs loose on the train. Show more

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 3

Episode 41: Mole

Duration: 19 minutes

on BBC Two England

Recipes. Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small run a cafe together for a varied fairytale clientele. Small wants to go for a ride on his scooter. Show more

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Pingu

Series 2

Episode 3: Pingu and Pinga Stay Up

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of Pingu, the clumsy young penguin who is often misunderstood. The penguin children do not want to go to bed, making their mother very tired. Show more

Gimme a Break

Series 2

Episode 2: Pearson - Wales

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

Series in which kids take over the family holiday. Will Mum and stepdad Pete abide by Louis and Molly's rules when beaches are traded for adrenalin-fuelled action? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsten O'Brien
Director:
Sara Gundlash
Participant:
Georgia Pearson
Participant:
Peter Mills
Participant:
Molly Pearson
Participant:
Louis Pearson

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Great Railway Journeys

Series 4

Episode 2: Granada to Salamanca

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Using Spain's comprehensive rail network, former Cabinet minister Michael Portillo explores his complex Spanish roots and reveals his family's troubled past. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Disney comedy. A pirate whose spirit is condemned to wander the earth until he does a good deed tries to save a descendant's family home from casino racketeers. With Peter Ustinov. Show more

Contributors

Captain Blackbeard:
Peter Ustinov
Steve Walker:
Dean Jones
Jo Anne Baker:
Suzanne Pleshette
Emily Stowecroft:
Elsa Lanchester
Silky Seymour:
Joby Baker
TV Commentator:
Elliott Reid
Dean Wheaton:
Richard Deacon
Motorcycle Officer:
Kelly Thordsen
Gudger Larkin:
Hank Jones
Pinetop Purvis:
Michael Conrad
Croupier:
Herbie Faye
Producer:
Walt Disney
Writer:
Ben Stahl
Writer:
Bill Walsh

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Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 3

Episode 1: Barbara Windsor

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Celebrities trace their ancestry. Barbara Windsor traces her maternal grandfather to the East London docks and finds that she's related to the artist Constable. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Historical observational documentary series following a team who live the life of Victorian farmers for a year. As autumn ends, winter-proofing begins in earnest. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
David Upshal

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Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dramatisation of a true First World War story. On Christmas Eve 1914, soldiers from opposing sides met peacefully in No Man's Land to play football. Starring Diane Kruger. Show more

Contributors

Anna Sorensen:
Diane Kruger
Nikolaus Sprink:
Benno Furmann
Lt. Audebert:
Guillaume Canet
Palmer:
Gary Lewis
Horstmayer:
Daniel Bruhl

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 21

Episode 16

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Ainsley Harriott hosts a special seasonal edition of the 20-minute challenge. Claire Sweeney and 'Magic' Mandy Muden bring comedy and magic to the red and green kitchens. Show more

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Coast

Series 4

Episode 2: France: Cap Gris-Nez to Mont Saint-Michel

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Coast follows the shoreline of northern France. Neil Oliver visits the hidden remains of a fortress built by Henry VIII on Cap Gris-Nez. Show more

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James May's Toy Stories

Series 1

Episode 2: Plasticine

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

James May subjects traditional toys to supersize challenges. James tries to make a garden entirely out of Plasticine and then enter it at the Chelsea Flower Show. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James May
Executive Producer:
Will Daws
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb

Genres

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Terry and June

Christmas with Terry and June

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Terry Scott and June Whitfield star in this suburban comedy of marital ups and downs. Terry and June are in a festive mood as they celebrate Christmas.

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Dad's Army

BBC Two Northern Ireland
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Dad's Army

BBC Two England

Dad's Army

The Love of Three Oranges

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

A special Christmas episode from 1976. Three oranges are to be auctioned, and Captain Mainwaring is determined to get one for his wife. Show more

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Town Clerk:
Eric Longworth
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Mrs Yeatman:
Oliver Mercer
Private Sponge:
Colin Bean
Director:
David Croft
Producer:
David Croft

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The Funny Side of...

Episode 6: Christmas

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Clive Anderson guides us through the best and worst moments in Christmas television, including the Blue Peter Advent crown, Christmas Top of the Pops and The Royle Family. Show more

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Mock the Week

Series 7

Episode 13: Christmas

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Special festive edition of the show with Dara O Briain and his little helpers - Frankie Boyle, Hugh Dennis, Russell Howard and Andy Parsons. Part of the BBC Christmas 2009 season.

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Hugh Dennis
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Andy Parsons

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Season Ticket

BBC Two Northern Ireland

Buzzcocks - the Doctor Who Special

BBC Two England

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Series 23

Episode 12: The Doctor Who Special

Duration: 35 minutes

on BBC Two England

David Tennant hosts a special Doctor Who-themed show. Team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding are joined by Bernard Cribbins, Catherine Tate, Jamie Cullum and Jo Whiley. Show more

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Scotland

The extended version of the popular news quiz, with team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop, guest host Bill Bailey and two guest panellists.

Regional Variations (2)

The Culture Show: Michael Jackson Special

BBC Two England

The Culture Show

2009/2010

Episode 19: Michael Jackson Special

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Six months after his death, The Culture Show re-evaluates Michael Jackson's impact on modern music and tells the stories behind some of his biggest hits. Show more

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Concert from Michael Jackson's Dangerous Tour. Songs include Thriller, Billie Jean, Black or White, Human Nature, Smooth Criminal, and Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Michael Jackson

BBC Two Scotland

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