Children in Need

Season 15 Episode 9

2009 [2 Parts]

Aired Friday 7:00 PM Nov 20, 2009 on BBC

Episode Recap

Part One - 7.00pm til 10.00pm • Terry Wogan introduces tonights show • Alesha Dixon - The Boy Does Nothing with the Strictly Come Dancing professional dancers. • Alan Dedicoat previews tonights show, before introducing all three hosts • Peter Andre is at the BT Tower, with the cast of EastEnders and Pudsey taking pledges already. • The cast of Harry Potter let us know how to donate. • Terry Wogan introduces this years official Children In Need single. • Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band - The Official Children In Need Medley • Peter Kay joins Terry on stage to discuss the making of the single, but he's forgotten his poster to show the audience at home. • Tess introduces a special mini edition of Merlin. • Peter Kay shows Tess & Terry the poster he'd forgotten. • JLS - Everybody In Love • Alesha Dixon is presenting backstage with ssome of the dancers from Strictly Come Dancing, and receiving cheques from Boots, Baxters and Build-A-Bear Workshop. • Zac Efron shows us how to donate and previews what's to come tonight. • Terry is in the audience and John Craven talks about the Countryfile calendar and reveals how much they've raised so far. He gets some more cheques and donations as well. • Wallace & Gromit try to jump some buses for tonights event. • Max & Ellie's Story We visit a hospital in Liverpool what thanks to donations made previously helps children with cancer get better. • Terry meets Max & Ellie who are sat in the audience. • Tess introduces a mini version of Walk on the Wild Side. • Terry looks at the highlights of the BBC series which has aired to make money for the show Around the World in 80 Days and stars of the series; Frank Skinner, Lee Mack, Saira Khan, Nick Hewer, John Barrowman, Julia Bradbury, Matt Baker, Louise Minchin, Bill Turnbull, Josie Lawrence and Shane Richie meet Tess & Terry to reveal how much they raised. • Alan looks at what's still to come before a local update. • John Barrowman - Old Time Rock and Roll • John presents Tess a cheque from the musical he's starring in Le Cage. • Bandaged Together - All You Need Is Love [Video] • Lee Mead & Hayley Westernra present Radio 2's cheque. • Total: £4,867,517 • Alan looks at what' still to come tonight. • Cast of HollyOaks - Queen Medley • Aimee's Story - Aimee talks about living with her brother, who has behavourial problems and how Children In Need have helped her get some alone time. • Tess meets Aimee who's in the audience. • Terry introduces a exclusive clip from the highly anticipated Doctor Who Christmas special. • Taylor Swift - Love Story • Terry introduces a special mini episode of Casualty, were a new patient, means that Jay gets a surprise. • Alesha is backstage and is joined by Peter Andre and takes a look at what ASDA have done for Children In Need this year before receiving their cheque. • Robbie Williams has a message before Alan previews what's coming up tonight. • Terry introduces the stars of The One Show, with their performance of 'Fame' and stars of the show join Tess & Terry on the stage. • Alesha is backstage and gets cheques from Gregg's, Welcome Break and Jo Jingles. Before meeeting up with Ricky Whittle and the stars of HollyOaks who performed earlier tonight. • Next Terry & Tess introduce Dragons Den: The Makeover, which sees the dragons do something different and rebuild a community centre. • Alan previews what's still to come before we go to a local update. • Part two of Dragons Den: The Makeover introduced by Terry. Tess, Alesha and Terry then meet the Dragons and their team who helped them. • Total: £8,903,757 • Lady GaGa asks for donations before Alan previews what's to come. • Alesha Dixon is backstage with Christopher Biggins and Ben Richards. • Westlife - What About Now • Terry introduces a repeat of Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band with the official Children In Need Medley. • Cast of The Bill - Mack The Knife • Maggie & Lillie's Story - We meet two children who will be losing their dad soon due to a terminal illness, however Children In Need are funding for them to receive a counsellor. • Terry meets Maggie & Lillie who are sat in the audience. • Alesha is backstage and receives cheques from Lakeland, Royal Mail and Costco Wholesale, before meeting the Dragons from Dragons Den. • Terry introduces this years EastEnders performance, a tribute to Motown. Some of the cast then join Tess & Terry on stage. • Tess introduces a look at the concert held this year, organised by Gary Barlow, as Children In Need Rocks the Royal Albert Hall. Before Gary Barlow joins hem on stage to reveal how much they raised. • Alan takes a look at whats to come before another local update. • Tess introduces a special Lark Rise to Candleford, guest starring Terry Wogan, the cast then join her on stage. • Cheryl Cole has a special message for tonights show. • Terry introduces this years BBC Newsreaders performance. With the girls singing 'Crazy In Love/Single Ladies' and the boys and girls taking part in a dance off with Diversity. • Terry and Tess chat to the performers. • Total: £12,691,312 After the numbers read out, the show closes for part one, however a special edition of Mastermind can be seen on BBC Two, during the shows break. Part Two 10.35pm - 2.00am • Pixie Lott - Boys & Girls • Tess, Alesha & Terry join Pixie on stage for the next total. • Total: £15,069,028 • Alan previews the rest of tonights show • Alesha is backstage with Ashley Banjo, Kate Silverton and Sophie Raworth discussing their performance and Coleen Nolan and Bernie Nolan talking about their performance later on. • Jon Culshaw and Debra Stephenson from The Impressions Show take on Terry and Tess, getting a bit confused about what they are presenting. • A repeat of the plee from the Harry Potter stars. • The cast of Legally Blonde: The Musical perform. • Kieren's Story - A child in Hull talks about the problems in his area before Children In Need set up youth clubs and a peer mentor system. • Tess chats to Kieren in the audience. • Justin Lee Collins - Delilah • A repeat of Cheryl Cole's appeal. • Alesha Dixon - To Love Again • Terry introduces a Poirot short in which he is trying to solve a new case. After a short break were Terry's in the audience, the short continues. • Ellie & Tanya's Story - a look at how respite care helps brothers and sisters of those who are disabled. • Tess meets Ellie & Tanya in the audience. • Harry Connick Jnr - Just The Way You Are • Total - £15,989,864 • Alan previews whats coming up before a local update. • Jensen Button has a appeal for donations. • David Gray & Annie Lennox - Full Steam Ahead • Alesha is backstage with Duncan James & Sheridan Smith, taking a look at Pudsey's fundraising efforts and receiving a cheque from RBS. She then meets Pudsey and his fellow new mascot Blush. • Spandau Ballet - Truth • Lewis Hamilton visits a project funded by Children In Need, a club for children with disabilities. • Terry's back in the audience, collecting cheques from audience members. • Tess introduces a repeat of EastEnders motown piece. • Madness - It Must Be Love • Total - £16,839,024 • Harry Hill has a plee for donations as Alan previews what's to come. • Alesha collects cheques from B&Q, Scholastic and BMI Baby. • The cast of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert perform. • Paul McCartney has a donation plee. • Tess introduces a repeat of the Christmas Doctor Who preview. • Peter Andre - Unconditional • Gerard Butler has a donation plee before Alan previews whats to come. • Paolo Nutini - Pencil Full of Lead • Terry reveals that Peter Kay's Animated All Star Band are already at number one in the charts, before introducing a special Taggart as they take on Rebus. • The Nolans - I Need A Hero • A repeat of Cheryl Cole's appeal. • The cast of 'The Jersey Boys' perform. • Terry and Tess introduce a repeat of the Lark Rise to Candleford special. • Total - £18,845,469 • P!nk makes a plee for donations before introducing what else is coming up tonight. • Sugababes - About A Girl (from Belfast) • Alesha is backstage with the Jersey Boys. • Paloma Faith - Stone Cold Sober • Stereophonics - Innocent (from Cardiff) • Terry introduces some backstage footage from the newsreaders as they first learnt their routine and learnt that they'd be working with Diversity, leading into a repeat of the actual performance from earlier tonight. • Ronan Keating - Homeward Bound (from Belfast) • Highlights from the Belfast event; Cascada, Tinchy Stryder - You're Not Alone and N-Dubz - I Need You. • Highlights from the Cardiff event; Bonny Tyler & Only Men Aloud - Total Eclipse of the Heart. • Alison Moyet - Love Led Astray • Litle Boots - Poison (from Glasgow) • The cast of 'Avenue Q' perform. • Final Total - £20,309,747 • Terry, Tess and Alesha say thanks and get viewers to carry on donating. • Highlights from tonights show.