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Tikkabilla

Series 3

Episode 68: Penguins

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Pre-school fun, with songs, rhymes, surprise guests and things to make. Simon, Sarah-Jane and Tamba look at senses, lobster fishing and animals in the snow.

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Big Cook Little Cook

Series 1

Episode 25: Disco Dancer

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two England

Cookery series with Big Cook Ben and Little Cook Small. AJ the Disco Dancer comes into the cafe and leaves some new batteries for Ben and Small's radio. Show more

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Tom

Series 2

Tom in Poland

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Children's animation featuring Tom the Dinosaur. With the help of Weedon, Carter plans to steal Chopin's giraffe piano by convincing people it needs repairing. Show more

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Roar

Series 4

Episode 12

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rani Price and Matt Skilton with animal action. A new cheetah arrives at the park. How will he settle in? There is always a riot at the baboon house, and it is worse on moving day. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rani Price
Presenter:
Matthew Skilton

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Pinky Dinky Doo

Loch Mess Lobster

Duration: 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Mixed-media animation series for young children. In this episode, Pinky and Mr Guinea Pig help clean up a polluted lake. Show more

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Jackanory Junior

The Snow Dragon

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Storytime for younger viewers. Adrian Lester reads the story of a boy's attempt to save the world from the Fire Dragons, by finding the last of the Snow Dragons. Show more

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Big and Small

Series 1

Episode 1: Surprise Surprise

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

The adventures of two unlikely friends. Small is determined to find out the fun surprise that Big is planning for him, while planning a surprise of his own. Show more

Contributors

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

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Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animation following the adventures of the vehicles of Friendlyville. Scooty is disappointed that he can't ride on a train - so his friends make a train of their own. Show more

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Louie

Series 2

Episode 28: Draw Me a Hippopotamus

Duration: 7 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of Louie and Yoko, who like to draw exciting things. Louie draws a graceful hippopotamus who puts on a wonderful water ballet show. Show more

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Bob the Builder

Series 3

Episode 12: Trailer Travis

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Wendy, Muck, and Dizzy head off to put up a new signpost at the crossroads.

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Big Barn Farm

Series 1

Episode 12: 40 Winks

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Two England

Animated adventures of a group of baby animals who live together on a farm. The Farmyard Bunch look for a quiet place to sleep on the farm.

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Charlie and Lola

Series 1

Episode 12: The Most Wonderfullest Picnic in the World

on BBC Two England

Children's animation with a pair of siblings. Bad weather threatens a picnic, but Charlie has a plan. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 17: Funny Noises from the Pinky Ponk

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Series for young children. The Tombliboos ride in the Pinky Ponk, enjoying their Pinky Ponk juice. They make a funny noise when they sip the juice. Show more

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Science Clips

BBC Two England
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Schools programmes

BBC Two England

Tellytales

Series 1

Episode 2: The Sword in the Stone

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Wales

Myths, legends and tales jump off the pages. Featuring the well-known Welsh legend of Arthur and his sword. Meet Merlin and other colourful characters. Show more

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Daily Politics

10/03/2009

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Andrew Neil and Anita Anand are joined by Sir Mike Tomlinson, Apprentice winner Michelle Dewberry, Hazel Blears, Pauline Neville-Jones and ex-Islamic activist Ed Husain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Anand
Presenter:
Andrew Neil

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Coast

Shorts

Episode 24: Scotland: Cardigan Bay

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC Two England

Nicholas Crane visits Scotland's west coast and watches the naming of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary's support ship Cardigan Bay. Show more

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Britain's Dream Homes

Series 2

Episode 6: Mills

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two England

Melissa Porter and Rhodri Owen look for the best British properties. Reminders of our industrial past are required as the pair seek out Britain's dream mill conversion. Show more

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The World at War

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland

Secret Gardens

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The World at War

BBC Two England

Lifeline

Macular Disease Society

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Peter Sallis appeals on behalf of the Macular Disease Society, the only UK charity dedicated to helping people who have lost their central vision. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Sallis
Executive Producer:
Lisa Ausden

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Murder, She Wrote

Series 10

Episode 8: Love and Hate in Cabot Cove

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

When a crooked cop is murdered there are three possible suspects - his daughter's jilted lover, an illegal casino owner and an accountant.

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Dr Seth Hazlitt:
William Windom

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Escape to the Country

Series 9

Episode 12: Humberside

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Property series. Alistair Appleton explores the East Riding of Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire with a couple and their children who want somewhere off the beaten track. Show more

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Ready Steady Cook

Series 20

Episode 36

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Former Blue Peter presenters Zoe Salmon and Matt Baker battle it out to see who is top of the hobs in the twenty-minute culinary challenge. Show more

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Flog It!

Series 7

Episode 59: Darlington

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Paul Martin and experts Will Axon and Adam Partridge are in Darlington. Paul visits the childhood home of author Lewis Carroll. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Martin
Participant:
Will Axon
Participant:
Adam Partridge
Producer:
Pete Smith
Director:
Gareth Luxton

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Eggheads

Series 8

Episode 42

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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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Michael Aspel joins Fiona Bruce and the team to examine some of the tricks of the trade used by the Antiques Roadshow specialists in their quest for great reactions. Show more

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Andrew Marr on Darwin's Dangerous Idea

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

Darwin's Dangerous Idea

BBC Two England

Secret Wales

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Sara Edwards and Roy Noble discover an abandoned village in Snowdonia, a village shop in a time warp and a church in Monmouthshire with a stunning surprise inside. Show more

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Coast

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

Coast

BBC Two England

Timewatch

2008-2009

Episode 6: Queen Elizabeth's Lost Guns

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

A mile off the coast of Alderney lies a shipwreck that could rewrite English naval history. Saul David joins a team of divers as they raise the ship's cannons. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Saul David
Producer:
Ian Denyer
Producer:
James Hayes

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Horizon

2008-2009

Episode 13: How to Survive a Disaster

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

When disaster strikes who lives and who dies is not purely a matter of luck - Horizon has gathered a team of experts to produce the ultimate guide to disaster survival. Show more

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Seacht

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

The Culture Show

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland

The Culture Show

BBC Two England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Drama documentary about impressionist painter Alfred Sisley. In 1897, ill and impoverished, he left France, only to find inspiration in Wales, where his genius unfolded. Show more

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This World

BBC Two England
BBC Two Scotland

Murder in the Snow: This World

BBC Two England

The Culture Show

2008/2009

Episode 28

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Cultural highlights programme featuring Seattle band Fleet Foxes and original punk poet John Cooper Clarke, and a look at Tate Modern's exhibition of Russian constructivist art. Show more

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Witness

Civil Rights, USA

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

The programme uses footage from the BBC archives to explore the USA Civil Rights issues of the 1950s and 60s. Includes interviews with Malcolm X and Rosa Parks. Show more

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