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:
Tue 12th June, 10:00pm-4:00am
Wed 13th June, 10:30pm-4:00am

Tue 12th June, 10:00pm-12:50am

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:
Sat 16th June, 10:30am-1:30pm

Sat 16th June, 10:30am-1:00pm


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

Your stunning photos of spring, direct from the Springwatch Flickr group are available to view via the Red Button. For more Springwatch content including more webcams and all the photos go to

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Sat 9th June, 6:00am-7:00pm, 10:30pm-6:00am
Sun 10th June, 6:00am - Mon 11th June, 8:00am
Mon 11th June, 7:30pm - Wed 13th June, 6:30pm
Wed 13th June, 10:30pm - Thu 14th June, 4:15pm
Thu 14th June, 7:30pm-4:00am

Sun 10th June, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Tue 12th June, 8:10pm-9:50pm
Thu 14th June, 8:55pm-10:20pm

CBBC Extra

Press red on the CBBC channel this week and join Chris and Hacker. T. Dog as they introduce exclusive clips from a wealth of CBBC goodies including all-new Deadly 60, Wingin' It and Friday Download.

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:
Mon 11th June, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tue 12th June, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Wed 13th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Thu 14th June, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-4:15pm
Fri 15th June, 3:00pm-6:00pm

Thu 14th 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.


  • Euro 2012 - Live coverage with alternative audio and rolling highlights.
  • F1 - Highlights from the Canadian Grand Prix.
  • 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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    James, is there any more news on the Red Button Digital Text Page Number Lists, please?

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