Presented by Bill Turnbull and Maxine Mawhinney. Then The National Lottery Daily Play
Arthur Christmas Special The aardvark worries that Christmas will be less than perfect.
10.00 Sleeping Beauty Uncovered
CBBC's panto from 2003 featuring. among others. Fearne Cotton,
Ortis, Angellica Bell , Simon Thomas and Dick and Dom. Writers Ben Ward and Richard Webb
Cold War comedy drama. A Russian sailor is shipwrecked when a storm hits his ship (of the coast of Florida. He's discovered by three children, who begin to realise that not all Russians are comic-book villains. Review page 56. Director Rick Rosenthal (1987. PG)
Winning supernatural comedy drama starring Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty and Eric Idle.
A wicked heiress wants to rid the haunted house she has inherited from its ghostly tenants.
Review page 56.
- Enchanting fantasy comedy starring James Cromwell.
Ophaned pig Babe is raised on a farm by the sheepdog Fly. Although he is destined for the dinner table, Babe stuns Farmer Hoggett and his fellow farmyard animals when he shows talent as a "sheep-pig". Review page 56. Director Chris Noonan (1995, U)
Babe: Pig in the City is on Holiday Tuesday at 1.40pm
comedy, based on the teen novel by Meg Cabot , starring Julie Andrews and Anne Hathaway. Fifteen-year-old Mia is surprised to learn of her late father's royal lineage - and that she is princess of a European kingdom. Review page 56. Director Garry Marshall (2001, U)
Film Highlights: page 37
Will Anne Robinson get booed as she aims her acid tongue at panto actors such as Alvin Stardust and Joe Pasquale ? More on Boxing Day at 2.30pm BBC2. Producer James Baker ; Series producer Andy Rowe Anne Robinson presents Outtake TV at 8.30pm
Oscar-winning animated fantasy comedy.
In order to evict a band of homeless fairy-tale characters from his swamp, grumpy green ogre Shrek must rescue Princess Fiona from her tower.
Review page 56.
Film Highlights: page 36
Den has an important announcement to make. Writer Shaun Duggan For cast see P158/182 Rptd at 10.30pm on BBC3 Omnibus on Boxing Day at 11.15am
Anne Robinson peruses a set of hilarious blunders.
See also Three Outtakes on Christmas Day at 1.30am on BBC3.
By Andrea Solomons.
Christmas for Susan means the ideal opportunity to take control of Ben in this seasonal episode of the ratings-winning sitcom.
The Lotto, Lotto Extra and Thunderball draws.
With Fiona Bruce. Weather With Darren Bett
Culinary guru Delia Smith dispenses some timely advice for the yuletide cooking marathon, while actor Rupert Everett discusses his starring role in Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk
Stocking, which airs on Boxing Day 9.25pm.
Jonathan returns next March with a new series.
Producer Suzi Aplin ; Executive producer Addison Cresswell
Followed by National Lottery Update
Bloated with turkey, the clan gather round the TV in this festive episode of the classic sitcom from 2000. Writers Caroline Aherne and Craig Cash ; Director Caroline Aherne Producer Kenton Allen
A live celebration of the birth of Jesus from St George's Roman Catholic Cathedral in Southwark, south London. The service is led by the Most Rev Kevin McDonald , Archbishop of Southwark. Music features the Mass Setting by Joseph Langlais , while carols include Hark! the Herald Angels Sing. Producer R Medwyn Hughes; Exec producer Hugh Faupel
Feature-length version of the hit TV comedy about two rag-and-bone men, starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett.
Harold gets engaged to a stripper.
Review page 59.
Steptoe and Son Ride Again is on Boxing Day at 1am.
Followed by Weatherview.