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What's On BBC Red Button 6th October - 13th October

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Tess Foster Tess Foster | 10:30 UK time, Monday, 8 October 2012

Antiques Roadshow Play Along


Fiona Bruce

Demonstrate your knowledge of antiques by playing along with Antiques Roadshow. Our new valuation game is simple, fun and free to play. Consider each of the objects featured in the programme, select an option before our experts give their valuation and see how many you get right.

Play along with the BBC One programme by pressing red and using the colour buttons on your remote control to select a value.

Available on Sky/Freeview

Sun 7th October, 8:00pm-9:00pm

Strictly Come Dancing


Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly

Press your red button to join former Strictly champion and professional dancer Karen Hardy with celebrity friend Harry Judd as they commentate live on the couples' performances. Expect a mixture of insight and irreverence as they give you the heads up on who's hot and who's not on the dancefloor before the judges have their say.

Available on all platforms:

Sat 6th October, 6:30pm-7:45pm
Sat 13th October, 6:30pm-8:25pm

Teen Awards

One Direction, the biggest pop band in the world, return to the Radio 1 Teen Awards stage twelve months after screams for their cameo appearance almost took the roof off Wembley Arena. They're joined by Taylor Swift, Conor Maynard, Little Mix, Fun and Ne-Yo streams live from the main arena during the whole live show.

Available on all platform:

Sun 7th October, 2:00pm-5:00pm

Love to Learn

Press the Red Button to play the CBeebies Love to Learn Quiz where you can have fun with all the family learning about words and numbers with CBeebies presenters Alex and Cerrie.

The quiz features questions on a variety of CBeebies favourites including the Numberjacks, Abadas, Alphablocks, Numtums and The Lingo Show. Choc full of great clips, the quiz is just for fun but viewers can play again and again to improve their score.

The quiz will be split into two parts: Part 1 will be available from Saturday 6th October until Tuesday 9th October and Part 2 will be available from Wednesday 10th October until Friday 12th October.

For more information on all the CBeebies characters please visit: CBeebies

Available on Sky/Freeview

Wed 10th October, 6:00am-7:00pm
Thu 11th October, 6:00am-7:00pm
Fri 12th October, 6:00am-7:00pm

Wed 10th October, 6:00am-2:50pm
Thu 11th October, 6:00am-7:00pm
Fri 12th October, 7:45am-12:00pm & Fri 12th October, 1:00pm-7:00pm

Dragons' Den


(L-R) Duncan Bannatyne, Hilary Devey, Theo Paphitis, Deborah Meaden and Peter Jones

It's a new series and a new raft of keen entrepreneurs are about to enter the Den and make a pitch for an investment that could make their business - and change their lives.

Here on the Red Button we get to peek behind the scenes and get the inside story on the investments made in the Den each week. What attracted the Dragons to the business? What did the other Dragons make of the deals? And why did the entrepreneurs take the deal they did in the Den?

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Sat 6th October, 9:40pm-4:00am
Sun 7th October, 9:55pm-4:00am
Mon 8th - Saturday 13th October, 7:00pm-4:00am

Sun 7th October, 9:55pm-10:50pm
Tue 9th October, 12:45am-1:15am
Thu 11th October, 7:10pm-1:45am

Secret Fortune - Play Along Quiz

The National Lottery: Secret Fortune - The ultra-tense quiz show with lots of twists returns to BBC One, hosted by Nick Knowles.

Studio contestants compete to win their Secret Fortune, anything from £100 to £100,000. Press the Red Button during the show to play along at home with the contestants. What would your Secret Fortune be?

Available on Sky/Freeview:
Sat 6th October, 8:30pm-9:20pm

CBBC Extra

Press red on the CBBC channel this week and join Ben and Dodge T. Dog as they introduce exclusive clips from a wealth of brand-new CBBC goodies including Hero Squad, Wolfblood and Hoopla! Dodge also tries his paws at documentary making in honour of new show VIP People which is coming soon to CBBC!

You can also read Chris and Dodge's blog, check out the 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 Freesat/Sky/Virgin:
Sat 6th October, 7:00am-10:00am
Mon 8th October, 7:00am-10:00am & 3:00pm-6:30pm
Tue 9th October, 7:00am-10:00am & 3:00pm-6:30pm
Wed 10th October, 7:00am-10:00am & 3:00pm-6:30pm
Thu 11th October, 7:00am-10:00am & 3:00pm-6:30pm
Fri 12th October, 7:00am-10:00am

Wed 10th October, 3:00pm-6:50pm

CBBC: Big Fab Extra

If you press red on your telly remote from Saturday 13th October onwards you can join superstars Chris Yonko Johnson and Dodge T. Dog for Big Fab Extra. Watch clips from your favourite Big Fab Friday shows including The Revolting World Of Stanley Brown and 12 Again. You can even check out what happened when Chris went behind the scenes of Dick and Dom's Hoopla!

And that's not all, you'll still be able to read Chris and Dodge's blog, see their answers to your questions, and check out the jokes that made Chris and Dodge LOL on CBBC Extra! Well what are you waiting for? Press red now!

Available on all platforms

Freesat/Sky/Virgin Media:
Sat 13th October, 7:00am-6:00pm

Sat 13th October, 8:15am-2:20pm

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.


  • Formula 1 - Live coverage of the Korean Grand Prix and post race analysis and debate presented by Jake Humphrey.
  • American Football - with the New York Jets at the Houston Texans and San Diego Chargers at the Denver Broncos.

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



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