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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 64: Dancing and Underwater Life

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Preschool fun with songs, rhymes, surprise guests, and things to make. Dancing, underwater life and the Happy Song with Simon, Veejay and Tamba.

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Our Planet

Homing Pigeons and Spots

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nature clips for preschoolers, exploring an aspect of biology. A look at how animals are often better at finding their way than humans.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 21: Crocodile

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and foot-high Little Cook Small. Colin the Crocodile gives them two tickets to the wildlife park so they can see some real wild animals. Show more

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Tom

Series 2

Tom in Berlin

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring the prehistoric pal. When the opera comes to town, Tom is asked to take part in the performance. Carter threatens the star of the show. Show more

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Roar

Series 4

Episode 10

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

The monkeys have been fighting - can the vet save Adzuki the male Javan Langur's finger? It's naming day for the baby bongo, and the Iberian wolf pups' inoculations are due. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Monkey Town

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed media animation about seven-year-old Pinky Dinky Doo who loves to make up stories. Pinky shows Tyler how to make his own fun when the TV breaks down. Show more

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Jackanory Junior

Dimity Dumpty and Jethro Byrde

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Story time for young viewers. Sally Hawkins reads two stories about little people and the big things they get up to. Show more

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Big and Small

Series 1

Episode 15: The Big Sneeze

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of two unlikely friends. Big has a cold. A really bad, stay-in-bed cold. Small offers to nurse Big, but he is not one of life's natural carers. Show more

Contributors

Voice of Big and Small:
Lenny Henry
Voice of Ruby:
Imelda Staunton

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Numberjacks

Series 1

Episode 10: He's a Jolly Good Fellow

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's series in which animated numbers solve maths problems. Agents report that a girl has a problem with her clock - its number four is missing. Show more

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Something Special

Series 3

Episode 10: School

on BBC Two England

Educational series for four- to seven-year-old children with learning difficulties. Justin goes to school to meet Noor, who's in the hydrotherapy pool. She has fun splashing. Show more

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Bob the Builder

Series 3

Episode 10: Spud and Squawk

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Mr Bentley asks Bob and crew to build a new out-of-town car park.

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 10: Driving Miss Petal

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live on a farm. Petal boasts that piglets can do anything, but the gang want her to prove it. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 1

Episode 10: I Can Do Everything That's Anything All on My Own

on BBC Two England

Animation series about a pair of siblings. Lola wants to do everything on her own, but can a seesaw work with only one person? Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 15: Tombliboos' Tower of Five

on BBC Two England

Available for years

In a magical forest, characters have adventures. The Pontipines count to five. Makka Pakka builds a pile of five stones. The Tombliboos are in their bush. Show more

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Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Literacy series for four- to six-year-olds using phonics. This episode visits the seaside to find words with the 'sh' sound, and the building site for words with 'ng' in them. Show more

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Davis Cup

2009

Great Britain v Ukraine - Day 1

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sue Barker presents live coverage of Great Britain's Davis Cup tie against the Ukraine at the Braehead Arena in Scotland. Commentary from Andrew Castle. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Barker
Commentator:
Andrew Castle
Commentator:
Greg Rusedski

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 20

Episode 34

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Wildlife TV presenters Steve Backshall and Terry Nutkins reveal the things they eat when living in the wild. Ainsley Harriott presides over the twenty-minute cooking challenge. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 57: Derby

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin is joined by antique experts Philip Serrell and Michael Baggott in Derby. Michael's passion for jewellery is satisfied by a dainty art deco cocktail watch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Philip Serrell
Participant:
Michael Baggott
Producer:
Pete Smith
Director:
Gavin Boyland

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Battle of the Brains

Series 2

Episode 20

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The final episode in the second series of the quiz show hosted by Nicky Campbell. Two teams featuring some of the brightest brains in Britain go head-to-head. Show more

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Eggheads

Series 8

Episode 40

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Dermot Murnaghan hosts a general knowledge quiz in which teams from all over the UK battle to beat the formidable Eggheads, a team including millionaire winner Judith Keppel. Show more

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Once a Soldier

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

Chelsea Pensioners: Once a Soldier

BBC Two England

Scrum V

Live: 2008/2009

Ospreys v Leinster

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

It is back to league action, and both the Ospreys and Leinster will want to keep the pressure on leaders Munster.

Contributors

Presenter:
Gareth Lewis
Commentator:
Gareth Charles
Commentator:
Jonathan Davies

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Rocket Science

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

Rocket Science

BBC Two England

Sport Wales

06/03/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Weekly sports magazine show, presented by Sean Fletcher. Welsh football legends Terry Yorath and Neville Southall discuss being in charge at English seasiders Margate Town FC. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Joe Towns

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Rab C Nesbitt

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Culture Show Uncut

BBC Two England

The Culture Show Uncut

2008/2009

Episode 27

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lauren Laverne presents from the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Arts in Gateshead. Alastair Sooke meets Yoko Ono, and Roberto Saviano examines media portrayals of the mafia. Show more

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Medium

Series 1

Episode 11: I Married a Mind Reader

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Supernatural drama series. Allison falls ill and entertains herself by watching a 1960s sitcom in which the male star was convicted of killing his wife. Show more

Contributors

Allison Dubois:
Patricia Arquette
Joe Dubois:
Jake Weber
Manuel Devalos:
Miguel Sandoval
Ariel Dubois:
Sofia Vassilieva
Bridgette Dubois:
Maria Lark
Abigail Marsh:
Frances Fisher

Medium

Series 1

Episode 12: A Priest, a Medium...

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Supernatural drama series. Allison is brought in to investigate when the ghost of an executed drug lord is sighted at the place his girlfriend was murdered. Show more

Contributors

Allison Dubois:
Patricia Arquette
Joe Dubois:
Jake Weber
Manuel Devalos:
Miguel Sandoval
Ariel Dubois:
Sofia Vassilieva
Bridgette Dubois:
Maria Lark
Lee Scanlon:
David Cubitt
Lynn DiNovi:
Tina DiJoseph

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about the genius detective and his assistant Archie Goodwin. A post-war meat shortage makes Wolfe eager to help a black marketeer.

Contributors

Nero Wolfe:
Maury Chaykin
Archie Goodwin:
Timothy Hutton
Carla Lovchen:
Kari Matchett

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