What's on BBC Red Button 2nd June - 9th June

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The Diamond Jubilee

Follow the Diamond Jubilee Celebrations on the Red Button. There will be uninterrupted coverage from the events (not available on Freeview) during the BBC One programmes, you will be able to watch the events in full without commentary. Over the weekend we will be showing either full repeats of the events or highlights.

Available on all platforms

Sun 3rd June, 1:30pm-10:30pm
Mon 4th June, 12:20am-6:00am until Tue 5th June 4:00pm
Tue 5th June, 5:25pm until Thu 7th June 4:00am

Virgin Media:
Sun 3rd June, 1:30pm-10:30pm
Mon 4th June, 12:20am until Tue 5th June 4:00pm
Tue 5th June, 5:25pm until Wed 6th June 9:25pm
Thu 7th June, 4:30am-8:55pm

Sun 3rd June, 5:55pm-10:30pm
Mon 4th June, 12:20am-1:50pm, 7:10pm-8:45pm, 10:40pm until Tue 5th June 9:15am
Tue 5th June, 5:25pm-7:15pm
Wed 6th June, 12:00am-7:50pm

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:
Wed 6th June, 9:55pm-4:00am
Thu 7th June, 7:00pm-10:35pm, 11:35pm-4:00am

Wed 6th June, 9:55pm-4:00am
Thu 7th June, 10:10pm-4:00am


(LR) Chris Packham, Michaela Strachan, Martin Hughes-Games

You can watch the Springwatch webcams for the first time on Red Button this year, as we follow the early lives of the UK's best-loved animals. Also, your stunning photos of spring, direct from the Springwatch Flickr group will be available when the webcams have finished. For more Springwatch content including more webcams and all the photos go to bbc.co.uk/springwatch

Available on all platforms

Sat 2nd June, 6:00am until Fri 8th June 3:45pm
Fri 8th June, 7:30pm until Sat 9th June 7:00pm
Sat 9th June, 10:30pm-6:00am

Sat 2nd June, 6:00am-6:50am, 11:25pm-4:00am
Mon 4th June, 8:55pm-10:30pm
Tue 5th June, 7:25pm-11:50pm
Wed 6th June, 8:00pm-9:45pm
Thu 7th June, 4:10am-6:50am, 7:10pm-10:00pm

Virgin Media:
Sat 2nd June, 6:00am until Mon 4th June 06:30am
Mon 4th June, 10:30pm until Tue 5th June 6:30am
Tue 5th June, 10:30am-2:30pm, 6:30pm until Wed 6th June 6:30am
Wed 6th June, 10:30am-2:30pm, 6:30pm until Thu 7th June 6:30am
Thu 7th June, 10:30am-2:30pm, 9:25pm until Fri 8th June 3:45pm
Fri 8th June, 7:30pm until Sat 9th June 7:00pm
Sat 9th June, 10:30pm-6:00am

CBBC Extra

Press red on the CBBC channel this week and join Chris and Cel as they introduce exclusive clips from a wealth of CBBC goodies including all new 12 Again, Deadly 60 and Horrible Histories.

You can also read Chris and Dodge's blog, answers to some of your questions, read your horoscopes and see if the jokes that made Chris and Dodge LOL will have the same effect on you.

Go on, press red... You know you want to!

CBBC Extra website

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Sat 2nd June, 7:00am-10:00am
Mon 4th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tue 5th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Wed 6th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Thu 7th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Fri 8th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm

Sat 2nd June, 7:00am-10:00am
Tue 5th June, 3:45pm-5:15pm
Thu 7th June, 7:00am-10:00am
Fri 8th June, 7:00am-10:00am

News Multiscreen: Video Choice

Everyday 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)

BBC News website

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.


  • Cricket - Test Match Special and Scorecard of the third Test Match between England and the West Indies.
  • MotoGP - Live coverage of the Moto2 & Moto3 races from Catalunya, Spain.
  • Olympics - Torch Relay: Live coverage of the Olympic Torch relay from Londonderry.

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

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