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  1. What's on BBC Red Button 3 - 10 August

    Saturday 3 August 2013, 06:00

    The school holidays are finally here and the BBC Red Button has something for all ages this week. CBeebies kicks off the summertime with a jam-packed offering of adventure and intrigue, alongside our usual generous portion of sporting action and unmissable live music. Ensure you don’t miss a moment...

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  2. What's On BBC Red Button 9 - 15 June

    Saturday 8 June 2013, 06:00

    This week on BBC Red Button you can sing along with the ever popular Horrible Histories karaoke and dance along with interactive DJ sensation DJ Yoda - and then sit back and enjoy Diamond League Athletics

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  3. What's on BBC Red Button 2 - 8 June

    Saturday 1 June 2013, 06:00

    Lots of outdoor treats on Red Button this week.  Springwatch 2013 continues and you can watch live and take a look at how the new-born birds and mammals are doing.   In the world of sport, we’ve got the MotoGP at Mugello, Italy and the live action from the Diamond League athletics meet in Rome.

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  4. What's on BBC Red Button - May 18-25

    Saturday 18 May 2013, 06:00

    A varied and exciting smorgasbord of musical delights on the Red Button this week.  Yes, it’s Eurovision in all its glory with Radio 2’s Ken Bruce giving his take on the proceedings.

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  5. What's on BBC Red Button 14 - 21 April

    Saturday 13 April 2013, 06:12

    Get ready for a packed week of sport on Red Button, with coverage of the Chinese Grand Prix from Shanghai and the Golf Masters in Augusta, Georgia. Sit back and enjoy the dulcet tones of Jazz singer Caro Emerald who was live in concert for Radio 2 and test your antiques expertise with our popular Antiques...

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  6. What's on BBC Red Button 16th - 23rd March

    Saturday 16 March 2013, 06:00

    This week on Red Button, we’ve got a musician’s masterclass, a bumper package of sport and the return of the Antiques Roadshow play along quiz.

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  7. What's On BBC Red Button 9th - 16th February

    Monday 11 February 2013, 17:22

    Look out for some great music content on red button this week.  We’re got 6 Music Live with Lauren Laverne and the Sound and the Fury with a special red Button performance from the London Sinfonietta.

    For regular updates follow @BBCRedButton on Twitter.

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  8. What's On BBC Red Button 26th January - 2nd February

    Saturday 26 January 2013, 06:01

    The Folk Music Awards are live on Red Button with a highlights package available all week.  We’re going behind the scenes at Blandings and you can join David Attenborough  as he presents the highlights from his early years in broadcasting as part of the BBC Four collection.

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  9. What's on BBC Red Button 5th - 12th January

    Saturday 5 January 2013, 06:00

    It's a new year and we've got lots of great red button content to keep you entertained throughout 2013.

    For drama fans we have EastEnders and Casualty specials coming up this week plus a visit to the CBBC drama Dumping Ground where you can take part in a quiz and watch some extras too.

    There's a showcase...

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  10. What's on BBC Red Button 10 November - 17 November

    Saturday 10 November 2012, 06:00

    New Comedy Award Live

    Who will be crowned the king, or queen, of comedy at this year's New Comedy Awards? Find out on the Red Button as we host the grand final live from Blackpool. From 800 entrants, six funny hopefuls will battle it out, hoping their killer lines will deliver them the New Comedy...

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  11. What's On BBC Red Button 3rd November - 10th November

    Saturday 3 November 2012, 06:00

    Radio 2 In Concert: Florence + the Machine

    Join us live on the Red Button from the beautiful Rivoli Ballroom in South East London for BBC Radio 2 In Concert with Florence + the Machine on Thursday 8th November. Florence and the band will be performing classic...

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  12. What's On BBC Red Button 13th - 20th October

    Sunday 28 October 2012, 06:00

    Red Button Changes

    On 15th October the video component of BBC Red Button on Sky, FreeSat and Virgin Media will be reduced from five to one stream, bringing it in line with the BBC's Freeview offer.

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  13. What's On BBC Red Button 27th October - 3rd November

    Saturday 27 October 2012, 07:00

    Autumnwatch

    A new series of Autumnwatch returns shortly to BBC Two but launches first on Red Button on Sunday 28th October.

    Join the team as they stake out live in the Scottish Highlands, hoping to spot beavers, pine martens, red squirrels and lots of other local wildlife. Between 7am and midnight...

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  14. What's On BBC Red Button 20th - 27th October

    Saturday 20 October 2012, 07:00

    Fresh from the Fringe

    Jason Cook (writer and star of BBC Two's new sitcom Hebburn) hosts a showcase of the best new acts from the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe. Featuring stand-up from Nish Kumar, Celia Pacquola and Dan Schreiber, character comedy from Kieran Hodgson and music from Jonny & The Baptists and...

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  15. What's On BBC Red Button 6th October - 13th October

    Monday 8 October 2012, 11:30

    Antiques Roadshow Play Along

    Demonstrate your knowledge of antiques by playing along with Antiques Roadshow. Our new valuation game is simple, fun and free to play. Consider each of the objects featured in the programme, select an option before our experts give their valuation and see how...

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  16. What's On BBC Red Button 29th September - 6th October

    Saturday 29 September 2012, 07:00

    6 Music Live

    As part of 6 Music Celebrates... Live Music, we are hosting a week of very special live performances.

    From Monday 1st to Friday 5th October 2012, the hallowed BBC Maida Vale studios in London will be home to radio shows from Lauren Laverne featuring live music and chat from some of...

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  17. What's On BBC Red Button 22nd - 29th September

    Saturday 22 September 2012, 07:00

    Mumford and Sons

    Mumford and Sons present the first of Fearne Cotton's Live Lounge specials from the BBC's Studios in Maida Vale, as part of Radio 1's Massive Month of Live Music.

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  18. What's On BBC Red Button 15th September - 22nd September

    Saturday 15 September 2012, 07:00

    BBC Philharmonic Presents: A James Bond Special

    Watch Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo on the Red Button presenting not one, but two James Bond specials, featuring the greatest Bond film songs with the help of the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra and guest vocalists Ren Harvieu,...

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  19. What's On BBC Red Button 1st September - 8th September

    Saturday 1 September 2012, 07:00

    Doctor Who

    En route to visit the Ponds the TARDIS' Helmic Regulator malfunctions, leaving the Doctor popping up everywhere in time and space. Will he ever make it back to Amy and Rory?

    This prequel is followed by a new series of Doctor Who which begins tonight at 7:20...

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  20. What's On Red Button 25th August - 1st September

    Saturday 25 August 2012, 07:00

    Doctor Who

    Dr Who returns to our screens on 1st September but fans won't have to wait until then for their first appointment with the Doctor as a brand new mini-adventure is available on BBC Red Button. En route to visit the Ponds the TARDIS' Helmic Regulator malfunctions...

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