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Tikkabilla

Series 1

Episode 52: Babies, Caterpillars and Guessing

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Pre-school fun with songs, rhymes and things to make. Simon, Beverley and Tamba find out about babies and caterpillars, and play guessing games.

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on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Preschool fun and education. Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep and comes to Teletubbyland to find them. Meanwhile, the Teletubbies watch a girl with lots of puppies. Show more

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Freefonix

Phantom of the Hip-Hopera

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's animation. The band finds out that a venue they are playing is haunted by an entity named the Phantom. Show more

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Dani's House

Series 1

Episode 8: Snakes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for 10 months

Surreal sitcom. Toby's pet-sitting service comes under threat when his snake escapes in Dani's house, causing enough screaming to wake an irritable Aunt Sheila. Show more

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Scoop

Series 1

Episode 8: Gran Day Out

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's comedy-drama. Digby is hot on the trail of the Battenburglars, a local crime gang that has been stealing valuables and replacing them with cakes. Show more

Contributors

Digby Digworth:
Shaun Williamson
Max de Lacey:
Mark Benton
Hacker:
Andy Heath
Granny Smith:
Gabrielle Downey
Policeman:
Ortis Deley
Sid the Source:
Simon Ludders
Newspaper Boy:
Miles Barrow
Director:
Jack Jameson

Regional Variations (3)

Big and Small

Series 1

Episode 8: Stormy Weather

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The adventures of two unlikely best friends. Small is excited when a storm arrives because he wants to see lightning, but Big hides under the stairs for safety. Show more

Contributors

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

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Bob the Builder: Project Build It

Series 7

Episode 8: Lofty's Banana Tree

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated adventures with builder Bob and friends. Bob and the team build a greenhouse in Bobland Bay for tropical plants, and Lofty looks after a banana tree. Show more

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3rd and Bird

Series 1

Episode 8: Costume Party

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Colourful adventures of a group of birds who teach children social responsibility. Samuel wants to be an apple tree at the costume party, but Muffin eats his apple. Show more

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Mister Maker

Series 1

Episode 18

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Arts and crafts programme. Mister Maker makes brilliant bugs in less than a minute, transforms lentils into an amazing dinosaur and shows how to play a monster game of skittles. Show more

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Boogie Beebies

Airport - Wednesday

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's music programme. A chance for viewers to dance. Boogie Pete takes a trip to the airport to track down high-flying dance moves for the big video.

Contributors

Presenter:
Pete Hillier

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Get Squiggling

Series 1

Episode 8: Spaceman

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Animated series about Squiglet, a monster who draws friends with his magic crayon. Squiglet uses a round line to draw a spaceman called Sonny, who is alone up in space. Show more

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Nina and the Neurons

Series 2

Episode 8: In a Spin

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Fun science for pre-school children. Megan loves spinning around but wants to know why it makes her feel so dizzy. Belle and Luke do their best to help out. Show more

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Charlie and Lola

Series 2

Episode 13: Yes I Am, No You're Not

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Children's animation featuring the brother and his little sister. Charlie and Lola are looking forward to a Chinese puppet show, despite squabbling all day. Show more

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In the Night Garden

Series 1

Episode 43: Wake Up Igglepiggle

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for years

Preschool fantasy animation. Igglepiggle tucks himself up in Upsy Daisy's bed, and has to jump out quickly when she returns. Show more

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Wildlife on Two

Ospreys - the Fish Hawks

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Documentary following the trials and tribulations of a pair of ospreys as they raise their young off the coastal waters of Newfoundland, Canada.

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Daily Politics

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

Daily Politics

BBC Two England

am.pm

29/04/2009

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

The latest political news from the National Assembly and Westminster, including Prime Minister's Questions live from the House of Commons at 12 noon.

Contributors

Producer:
Mark Palmer

Brand

am.pm

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See Hear

Series 29

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Radha Manjeshwar discovers how the increased presence of signing interpreters at events like Glastonbury and Latitude make big music events worthwhile. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The World Championship enters its twelfth day, with the first two semi-final spots being decided. Rishi Persad, Steve Davis and John Parrott introduce the action.

Contributors

Presenter:
Rishi Persad
Presenter:
Steve Davis
Presenter:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Neal Foulds

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Wales

Continuing action as the Championship enters its twelfth day, with the first two semi-final spots being decided. Rishi Persad, Steve Davis and John Parrott introduce the action.

Contributors

Presenter:
Rishi Persad
Presenter:
Steve Davis
Presenter:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Neal Foulds

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Eggheads

Series 10

Episode 27

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

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

Regional Variations (2)

Great British Menu

Series 4

South West Main

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The country's top chefs compete to cook a homecoming dinner for the forces returning from Afghanistan. The chefs from the South West prepare their main course. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Ray Stubbs introduces coverage of the 2009 quarter-finals, with the first to 13 frames moving into the last four. Former champions Steve Davis and John Parrott are in the studio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ray Stubbs
Presenter:
Steve Davis
Presenter:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Neal Foulds

Regional Variations (2)

The Speaker

Episode 8

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

It's the final and the three remaining teenagers get to go on the trip of a lifetime as they travel with Unicef to research children's rights in Malawi, southern Africa. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jo Brand
Participant:
John Amaechi
Executive Producer:
Kieron Collins

Regional Variations (3)

Cruickshank on Kew: The Garden That Changed the World

BBC Two Scotland

Rain

BBC Two England

The Weather

Episode 1: Rain

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Documentary series about the weather. A look at rain, including the true shape of a raindrop, how and why rain falls, and stories of adaptation to this elemental force of nature. Show more

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Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The most recently despatched candidate joins Adrian Chiles, comedian Al Murray, Antiques Roadshow expert Hilary Kay and American financial guru Alvin Hall. Show more

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Newsnight

29/04/2009

Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Special edition from Chicago to mark President Obama's first 100 days in office. Gavin Esler examines the political, economic and social impact of the new administration.

Contributors

Presenter:
Gavin Esler

Genres

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21st Century Bach

Series 4

Great Eighteen Chorales: Von Gott will ich nicht lassen

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

York Minster's organist John Scott Whiteley plays Von Gott will ich nicht lassen at the Abbey Church of Amorbach, Germany. Show more

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21st Century Bach

Series 4

Orgel-Buchlein: Easter Sequence

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Four Easter miniatures from Bach's Orgel-Buchlein are played by John Scott Whiteley at the Stadtkirche 'Zur Gotteshilfe', Waltershausen in Germany. Show more

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Spotlight

BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)
BBC Two Northern Ireland

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Ray Stubbs introduces highlights from the quarter-finals, with the semi-final line-up to be completed by the end of the day's play. Show more

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Mad Men

Series 2

Episode 12: The Mountain King

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Drama series set in the 1960s New York advertising world. Don renews his acquaintance with an old friend, while Pete's personal problems impact on a major account. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Joan Holloway:
Christina Hendricks
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Bertram Cooper:
Robert Morse
Paul Kinsey:
Michael Gladis
Herman 'Duck' Phillips:
Mark Moses
Salvatore Romano:
Bryan Batt
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer
Fred Rumsen:
Joel Murray
Rachel Menken:
Maggie Siff

Genres

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Wales

Rishi Persad introduces highlights from the quarter-finals in Sheffield. Commentary from Clive Everton, Dennis Taylor, Willie Thorne, John Virgo, Terry Griffiths and Neal Foulds.

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GCSE Bitesize Revision

Geography: Global Issues

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Covering the National Curriculum key elements: development issues, world trade, aid, population, world tourism and energy.

BBC Two Wales

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