The Good Life – 1977 Christmas Special

It's Silly, But It's Fun - The Good Life Christmas Special - 1977 It's amazing to think how much hindsight television writers during the 1970's had.  In 1977 most people would buy their presents in the traditi...

Victoria Wood’s All Day Breakfast

Victoria Wood's All Day Breakfast, 1992 A one off fifty minute special from the genius that was Victoria Wood.The program went out at Christmas yet had nothing to do with the festive season, it was effecti...
victoria wood and her regular co-stars perform alongside an entrertainment 'A' list in this one off Christmas comedy sketch show

Victoria Wood With All The Trimmings

Victoria Wood's 2000 All Star Christmas Show Another great loss to the world of entertainment this decade, award winning comedienne: Victoria Wood.This  one-off Christmas comedy sketch show special entitle...

Christmas With Shelley

Christmas With Shelley, 1980 Shelley was the ITV sitcom that ran for six series in it's original run from 1979 - 1984, returning in 1988 for another four series  under the title "The Return Of Shelley"Duri...

Larry Grayson’s Christmas Generation Game

Larry Grayson's Christmas Generation Game, 1978 Larry Grayson and Isla St Clair took up the reins of the popular Saturday night show in September of 1978.  The Generation Game continued to be a huge success an...
mrs brown's boys first christmas special 2011

Mrs Brown At Christmas, 2011

Mrs Brown's Boys - Mammy's Ass - Christmas 2011 For this post we travel back to 2011 and the very first Mrs Brown Christmas Special.  Coming at the very end of the first series, series 2 was hot on it's heels ...
saucy goings on with the carry on team in carry on christmas

Carry On Christmas – 1972

Carry On Christmas (or Carry On Stuffing) The third Carry On Christmas Special and often considered the weakest of the four.Production of this TV special was not without it's problems.  The first of these ...

Gavin and Stacey at Christmas

Gavin and Stacey - Christmas Special- 2008 The BBC comedy series that started life on BBC Three and such was it’s popularity it moved up to BBC2 then BBC1.  Here we look at the 2008 Christmas Special.Summa...

Catherine Tate in Nan’s Christmas Carol

Nan's Christmas Carol - 2009 At the end of her 2007 Christmas Special Catherine Tate announced there would be no more series of  "The Catherine Tate Show"However fast forward two years she returns with an ...

Les Dawson’s Christmas Box

Les Dawson's Christmas Box - 1974 Les Dawson's Christmas Box was a seasonal offering from one of Britain's most missed comics first seen in 1974.SummaryA Christmas comedy special featuring sketches, so...