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Tess Foster Tess Foster | 06:00 UK time, Saturday, 10 March 2012

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6 Music 10th Birthday

Take an exclusive look into what life has been like for Phil Mitchell (Steve McFadden) while he has been in prison.

Follow Phil as he's given the task of showing new young prisoner Devon (Tobi Bakare) the ropes. But when Devon clashes with the prison's dangerous top dog, Craig Jenkins (Glenn Doherty), how far is Phil prepared to go to save someone else? The red button is sure to reveal all.

For the latest on Phil's story visit EastEnders

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Mon 12th March, 8:25pm-4:00am

Freeview:
Mon 12th March, 8:25pm-11:50pm

6 Music's 10th Birthday

6 Music 10th Birthday

Lauren Laverne

Throughout March, BBC Radio 6 Music are celebrating 10 years and hosting a couple of parties and performances for your viewing pleasure.

From Monday 12th, world famous BBC Maida Vale studios will be home to Lauren Laverne's radio show for five days and will feature live performances from some of the station's most-loved bands: De La Soul, Spiritualized, Orbital, Paul Weller and new kids SBTRKT.

You will be able to join in the sessions live online from 12 noon each day, and then watch highlights on the tellybox Red Button from your comfy sofa at 7pm each day.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Mon 12th March, 6:55pm - Sat 17th March, 2:00pm

Freeview:
Mon 12th March, 6:55pm-8:15pm
Tue 13th March, 12:00am-2:50pm
Wed 14th March, 4:10am - Thu 15th March, 8:20am
Thu 15th March, 7:10pm-11:45pm
Fri 16th March, 4:10am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-2:50pm, 6:10pm - Sat 17th March, 12:00pm

Talk Season

Tune into BBC Red Button for highlights of fascinating interviews from the recently launched BBC Four Talk archive collection.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Sat 10th March, 9:50pm-04:00am
Sun 11th March - Fri 16th March, 7:00pm-4:00am
Sat 17th March, 10:05pm-4:00am

Freeview:
Mon 12th March, 12:10am-4:00am
Tue 13th March, 10:10pm-4:00am
Thu 15th March, 11:55pm-4:00am

In It To Win It

Dale Winton returns with another series of In It To Win It, the game show where people compete on general knowledge for a big money jackpot.

Think you can do better? Every Saturday press the red button during the show to pit your wits against our studio contestants. Come the final round will you still be In It To Win It?

Available on Sky/Freeview:
Sat 10th March, 20:30pm-21:20pm
Sat 17th March, 20:45pm-21:35pm

School Report

It's news day for schools across the UK who have been holding editorial meetings, discussing running orders and monitoring breaking news.

See a selection of reports on the BBC red button and visit the School Report website.

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media/Freeview:
Thu 15th March, 8:30am-7:00pm

CBBC Extra

Press red on the CBBC channel this week to see Chris and Dodge introduce exclusive clips and behind the scenes access from some of CBBC's finest shows, including all-new Glee Club, Ministry of Curious Stuff and hot off the shelf All Over the Place.

You can also read Chris and Dodge's blog, answers to some of your questions, read your hilarious horoscopes and see if the jokes that made Chris 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 10th March, 7:00am-10:00am
Mon 12th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tue 13th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Wed 14th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Thu 15th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Fri 16th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Sat 17th March, 7:00am-10:00am

Virgin Media:
Sat 10th March, 7:00am-10:00am
Mon 12th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tue 13th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Wed 14th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Thu 15th March, 7:00am-8:00am
Fri 16th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm

Freeview:
Sat 10th March, 7:00am-10:00am
Mon 12th March, 7:00am-10:00am, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Tue 13th March, 3:00pm-6:00pm
Fri 16th March, 3:00pm-6:00pm

News Multiscreen: Video Choice

Each weekday BBC News' On Demand team will be rounding-up the day's strongest news pictures to bring viewers a two-minute package of highlights. 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 OddBox.

  • Video Choice: Weekdays (available around the clock)
  • Five Minutes With... / OddBox: 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!

Now 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 us to offer the best games tailored to each system.

CBeebies Red Button is available now 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.

Highlights

  • Rugby Union - Six Nations Live coverage of Ireland v Scotland with alternative audio options.
  • Football - Final Score. Keep up to date with all the latest football scores.

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

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