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What's On BBC Red Button 11th - 25th April 2011

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Lisa Dawson Lisa Dawson | 12:41 UK time, Monday, 11 April 2011

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Cbeebies Quiz

Press the Red Button to play a quiz featuring some of your favourite CBeebies characters!

Viewers can press the Red Button to play along with a quiz, hosted by CBeebies' presenters Sid and Cerrie.  The quiz features 10 questions on a variety of CBeebies favourites e.g. Something Special, Numberjacks, Big and Small, ZingZillas and many more. The quiz is choc full of great clips from all the shows. 

It's just for fun but viewers can play again and again to improve their score.

Get more info on all the CBeebies characters right here:  bbc.co.uk/cbeebies
The quiz will be available from 6am to 7pm daily on Freeview and Sky.

Mon 11th – Fri 15th April 6:00am-7:00pm (daily)

Mon 11th - Thu 14th April, 6:00am-7:00pm (daily)
Fri 15th April, 8:45am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-5:30pm

Filthy Cities Scratch and Sniff

Viewers can press red during the programme for the Filthy Cities red button experience with extra filthy footage and fun facts. Viewers with a scratch and sniff card, and a strong stomach can scratch and sniff the filthy cities when prompted in the show.
Last week's episode one explored filthy Medieval London, watch episode two on Revolutionary Paris.
If you haven't got your cards already they are available for free at your local library from April 1st 2011 while stocks last - please ask at the main enquiry desk.
Find out more at bbc.co.uk/filthycities
Sky/ Freesat/ Virgin Media/Freeview:
Tue 12th April, 9:00pm-10:10pm
Thu 14th April, 11:20pm-12:30am 


Rumer will be performing an exclusive show on the BBC Red Button for Radio 2 at Abbey Road Studios on Thursday 7 April at 9pm. This show will feature special guests including Sandie Shaw, Rick Astley and John Grant, plus songs from her debut album Seasons Of My Soul.
Find out more at bbc.co.uk/radio2
Sky/ Freesat/ Virgin Media/Freeview:
Mon 11th April, 7:30pm-4:00am
Wed 13th April, 7:30pm-4:00am

Secret Fortune – Play Along Quiz

A new for Saturday night game show: The National Lottery "Secret Fortune" BBC1, hosted by Nick Knowles.
By putting your general knowledge to the test, and taking a couple of chances the studio contestants can win big cash prizes. Most digital viewers will be able to press their red button during the show to play along and answer the questions at home.
Available from 12th February on Sky and Freeview.
Sky & Freeview:
Sat 16th April – during the show.

Question Time

Take part in the studio debate by sending a text message to the Question Time team.
Each week a selection of viewers' comments will appear during the programme on BBC Red Button page 155 along with details of the panel and the topics under discussion.
Available during the show (BBC One).

Sky/Virgin/Freeview & Freesat
Thurs 14th April

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)
Sky & Virgin:
(Not available on Freeview or Freesat)

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. Sky & Freeview.

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.

Coming up...

F1: Malaysian Grand Prix, Chinese Grand Prix  & Classic Races
Grand National: Highlights from Aintree
Diving: FINA World Series Diving
Rugby: Scrum V Dragons v Ospreys, Blues v Treviso & Warriors v Scarlets
Snooker: World Championships
London Marathon: Live coverage and highlights
Football: MOTD, Friday Focus, Final Score, Football League Show

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