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Alphablocks

Series 3

Episode 24: Ants

on Red Button One

Available for years

Educational fun. A, N and T sit down for a nice picnic, but soon everyone is getting tickled, the food starts disappearing and N gets the blame. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Catherine McAllister
Director:
Helen Arntsen
Producer:
Laura Gimson
Executive Producer:
Joe Elliot
Executive Producer:
Oli Hyatt

Numberblocks

Series 3

The Wrong Number

on Red Button One

Available for years

Children's animation. It was a grey day in the big city. One was wondering where her next case would come from when a square silhouette appeared at the door... Show more

Contributors

One, Three and Five:
Beth Chalmers
Two, Four and Eight:
Marcel McCalla
Six and Ten:
Teresa Gallagher
Seven and Nine:
David Holt
Director:
Simon Taylor
Executive Producer:
Joe Elliot
Writer:
Max Allen

My World Kitchen

Series 3

Tilly's Swiss Brunsli Biscuits

on Red Button One

Available for 23 days

Tilly's traditional Swiss biscuit recipe uses chocolate and spices to give the taste of Christmas. Tilly decorates her snowflake-shaped biscuits with a beautiful white snowy icing. Show more

Contributors

Animator:
A Productions
Composer:
Andy Blythe
Series Producer:
Toral Davda
Executive Producer:
Nic Ayling
Executive Producer:
Driana Jones
Consultant:
Clifford Reeves
Consultant:
Sally Brown
Consultant:
Kate Morris
Consultant:
Sue Kendall

Absolute Genius with Dick and Dom

Series 1

Episode 5: Delia Derbyshire

on Red Button One

Available for 3 months

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Delia Derbyshire, a pioneer of modern-day music who helped create the Doctor Who theme tune. Show more

Top Class

Series 4

Episode 6: Round 6: Hamilton v Little Chalfont

on Red Button One

Available for 11 months

Susan Calman presents the search to find the UK's smartest school. In this first-round heat, Hamilton College take on Chalfont. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Executive Producer:
Simon Marsh
Executive Producer:
Barry Hart

Deadly 60

Series 2

Episode 26: Endangered Special

on Red Button One

Available for years

Steve Backshall looks at animals that are both deadly and endangered, including the chimpanzee, mountain gorilla and harpy eagle, as well as the bizarre aye-aye. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Producer:
Mark Jones
Director:
Mark Jones
Camera Operator:
Johnny Rogers
Sound Recordist:
Nick Allinson
Series Producer:
John Miller
Sound Recordist:
Rich Whitley
Camera Operator:
Mark Vinall

Operation Ouch!

Hospital Takeover

Episode 10: Jaw-Dropping Jaws

on Red Button One

Available for years

The doctors reveal the strength of your jaw, and they see if they can take the heat when they try their hands at being hospital ward chefs. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Romily Menzies
Executive Producer:
Ian Holt

Horrible Histories

Series 7

Episode 6: Ingenious Inventors

on Red Button One

Available for 7 months

A look at some of history's most ingenious inventors, as we take in everything from the invention of the wheel to the crisp. Show more

Horrible Histories

Series 7

Episode 7: Preposterous US Presidents

on Red Button One

Available for 7 months

Horrible Histories takes a look at America and its various presidents, from George Washington to the present day, including President Jackson's parrot. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

on Red Button One

Available for 26 days

In part three of this groundbreaking series, historian David Olusoga explores the Victorian moral crusade against slavery. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Olusoga
Producer:
Naomi Austin
Director:
Naomi Austin
Series Producer:
James Van Der Pool
Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund

Hidden Killers

The Post-War Home

Duration: 59 minutes

on Red Button One

Available for 11 months

Dr Suzannah Lipscomb explores the time when British people embraced modern design for the first time after years of austerity. However, there were also unexpected dangers lurking. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Modern Television Ltd
Executive Producer:
Clare Paterson
Executive Producer:
Sarah Broughton

Genius of the Ancient World

Episode 2: Socrates

Duration: 59 minutes

on Red Button One

Available for 10 months

Bettany Hughes investigates three giants of ancient philosophy. In the second episode she is in Greece, on the trail of the hugely influential maverick thinker Socrates. Show more

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