Christmas Night With The Stars

Christmas Night With The Stars 1958 - 1972 The variety television show broadcast each Christmas Night by the BBC between 1958 and 1972.  Although the show ended in 1972 the BBC did resurrect the format in 1982...

Eric And Ernie’s Christmas Show

Eric And Ernie's Christmas Show, 1978 Morecambe And Wise's 1977 Christmas show had been one of the most watched TV shows In TV history with ratings estimated at between 1 and 28 million viewers.  It was also t...
brian murphy and yootha joyce star in george and mildred

George And Mildred, Christmas 1979

George And Mildred, The Twenty-Six Year Itch, 1979 One ITV's finest, George and Mildred started in 1976 running for five series.A sixth and final series had been planned but the sad death of Yootha Joyce p...
ronnie barker and ronnie corbett star in their popular christmas specials

The Two Ronnies Bring Some Christmas Magic

The Two Ronnies - Christmas Specials 1982, 1984 and 1987 It's hard to believe that not counting the Sketchbook special it's 35 years since Messrs Corbett and Barker were a regular fixture on festive TV.  Sadly...
Eric and ernie don santa suits to promote their christmas specials

Morecambe and Wise Christmas Legends?

Morecambe and Wise - The Christmas Specials, 1969 - 1983 The Morecambe and Wise annual Christmas shows became a national institution, as much a part of Christmas as turkey.With the exception of 1974, there...
The Royle family pose on their famous sofa

The Royle Family – Christmas 2009

The Royle Family - Christmas 2009, The Golden Egg Cup The Royle family was a hugely successful sitcom running for three series.Like many successful sitcoms it came to an end with a festive edition in Decem...

The Keith Harris Show, Christmas 1983

The Keith Harris Christmas Party, 1983 The Keith Harris show showcased the ventriloquist talents of Keith Harris for three series.The Keith Harris Christmas Party was the first of two festive editions duri...

Two Point Four Children, Christmas 1992

Two Point Four Children, Christmas Special: Misery, 1992 During an eight series run Two point Four Children had five festive specials.  These were broadcast from the end of series two to the end of series six....

Waiting For God, Christmas Special, 1992

Waiting For God, Christmas At Bayview Waiting for God produced two Christmas episodes during its four year run, both midway through the run.The first 'Christmas At Bayview' aired in December 1992 a short t...

The League Of Gentlemen, Christmas

Yule Never Leave, 2000 The League Of Gentlemen ran for 22 episodes over a 3 series run.During this time there was only one official Christmas episode, although fifteen years after the series had finished t...