What's on BBC Red Button 16th - 23rd June

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Trooping the Colour

Watch uninterrupted coverage of Trooping the Colour, the Queen's Birthday Parade on the Red Button. There's continuous live coverage from the events without any commentary.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media/Freeview:
Sat 16th June, 10:30am-1:05pm

Hackney Weekend 2012

Sub Focus performing at Radio 1's Big Weekend in Bangor

Extended highlights from Hackney Weekend 2012 are available to view via the Red Button. On Sky, Virgin and Freesat there's a minimum of two streams at all times, showing sets from four stages. We'll also be showing individual tracks from some of the BBC Introducing acts, alongside the big hitters!

Artists include: Sub Focus, Michael Kiwanuka, Rizzle Kicks, Example, DJ Fresh, The Maccabees, D'Banj, The Vaccines, Rudimental, deadmau5, Delilah, Flo Rida, Jack White, Sean Paul, Swedish House Mafia, Labrinth, Azealia Banks, David Guetta, Chase & Status and Nas.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media/Freeview:
Sat 23rd June, 4:00pm-2:00am

ZingZilla's Zing Along

Panzee, Drum, Zak and Tang

Press the Red Button to sing and dance along with the ZingZillas! Viewers can take a special trip to see DJ Loose at ZingZilla Island to learn ZingBop dance moves, and words to six of your favourite Big Zing songs. Each song features lyrics and a bouncing coconut to highlight each word as it's sung so parents and children can zing along!

The words to the songs are also available on CBeebies Grown-ups.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Mon 18th June, 06:00am-7:00am
Tue 19th June, 6:00am-7:00pm
Wed 20th June, 6:00am-7:00pm
Thu 21st June, 6:00am-7:00pm
Fri 22nd June, 6:00am-2:30pm

Mon 18th June, 06:00am-10:00am
Tue 19th June, 6:00am-10:20am
Wed 20th June, 6:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-5:00pm
Thu 21st June, 6:00am-10:00am
Fri 22nd June, 6:00am-8:45am

London Collection

Aerial view of London, looking east towards Canary Wharf

The London Collection is an archive collection that celebrates the people and places of London. Highlights are available on the Red Button and the full archive collection is available online at BBC Four Collections. There will be various programmes on both BBC Two and BBC Four which are supported by this collection.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Mon 18th June, 7:30pm-4:00am
Tue 19th June, 7:30pm-4:00am
Wed 20th June, 9:55pm-4:00am
Thu 21st June, 7:30pm-4:00am
Fri 22nd June, 10:30pm-4:00am

Wed 20th June, 9:55pm-04:00am

CBBC Extra

Press red on the CBBC channel this week where there's load of cool stuff including Chris and Dodge's blog, answers to some of your questions and your very own horoscopes Yonko style. Also, read the jokes that made Chris and Dodge LOL to see if they will have the same effect on you.

CBBC Extra website

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Fri 22nd June, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Sat 23rd June, 7:00am-10:00am

Sat 23rd June, 7:00am-9:45am

News Multiscreen: Video Choice

Every day the BBC News On Demand team rounds up the day's news to bring viewers a two-minute bulletin of headlines. On weekends the tone becomes more conversational when Red Button viewers can watch a topical interview in 'Five Minutes with...' or a round-up of the week's weird and wonderful videos in Odd Box.

  • Five Minutes With... / Odd Box: Weekends (around the clock)

Please note, this service will close June 20th.

Available on Sky and Virgin only

CBeebies Red Button

BBC Red Button welcomes younger viewers and grown-ups with a sense of adventure to the big, bright and fun world of CBeebies interactive!

Your children's favourite characters are at the heart of the interactive TV experience. Satellite and digital terrestrial viewers will have slightly different offerings from one another. This has enabled the Red Button team to offer the best games tailored to each system.

CBeebies Red Button is available on the CBeebies channel, and via page 5900 on other channels.

CBeebies website

Available on Freeview and Sky only

BBC Sport Multiscreen**

Catch up on all the latest Sport via the BBC Sport multiscreen. Headlines are available around the clock with up to five additional streams available to cover the best that BBC Sport has to offer.

Please note that Red Button sport timings are subject to change at short notice.

For the latest information refer to the BBC Sport website.


  • Euro 2012 - Live coverage with alternative audio and rolling highlights.
  • Olympics - Torch Relay: Live coverage of the Olympic Torch relay.
  • Tennis - Live coverage of the Aegon Championships from Queen's Club in London.

**Note all Red Button times are subject to change at short notice

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