With Charlie Stayt and Susanna Reid. Including News Watch at 7.45.
Chefs Gennaro Contaldo and Brian Turner help James Martin Prepare tasty dishes. With regular helpings from Rick Stein , and Jamie Oliver. A compilation programme can be seen on Saturday 30 December at 10am. Editor James Winter BBC MAGAZINE: the January issue of Good Food includes recipes by host James Martin. Out now, price E2.95
9/13. Sweet Celebrations. Porter cake, chocolate and almond cake with rhubarb cream, lemon biscuits, and almond brittles.
Postponed from 16 December
A review of the week's main stories and a preview of the fixtures over the busy Christmas period, including today's matches involving the top flight's leading teams.
Animated action adventure featuring the voices of Brad Pitt, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michelle Pfeiffer and Joseph Fiennes. Seafaring rogue Sinbad must embark on a perilous journey to retrieve the Book of Peace, one of the world's most powerful treasures, to save his best friend Proteus' life. Review pages 63-97.
Directors Tim Johnson and Patrick Gilmore (2003, U)
Hyacinth decides to build a dream kitchen in time for Christmas.
Period fantasy adventure, based on the novel by E Nesbit, starring Kenneth Branagh and the voice of Eddie Izzard. Five siblings are sent to the seaside estate of an eccentric uncle during the First World War. Review pages 63-97. Director John Stephenson (2004, U)
Full results round-up.
Digital viewers can catch all the latest from around the qrounds in Score from 2.30 to 6.00pm
12/12. This year's finalists battle it out in a bid to become King or Queen of the Ballroom. The judges will score them on performances, before the winner is announced in the 9.30pm show. The Strictly Come Dancing Special is on Christmas Day at 8.00pm. Director Nikki Parsons ; Series producer Sam Donnelly ;
Edited repeat at 8.30pm on Christmas Eve on BBC2 0 Digital viewers can access expert commentary on tonight's performances by pressing the red button on their handsets
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12/13. The Return of the King. Robin tries desperately to expose Guy of Gisborne's crimes in the hope he can stop his enemy marrying Marian.
Time is running out, however, as news spreads King Richard is returning to England. Concludes on Saturday 30 December at 6.50pm.
Writer Dominic Minghella ; Producer Richard Burrell ; Director
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Guy of Gisborne:
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5/7. Dale Winton presents the quiz show. Includes the draws for Lotto, Dream Number and Thunderball. Series producer Clare Hughes ; Exec producer David Young
Killing Me Softly. Josh loses hope and spirals out of control. Ellen faces the possible return of her cancer. The next episode is on Christmas Eve at 8.30pm.
Writer Barbara Machin ; Producer Jane Steventon
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The results of this evening's final. Let's dance!: paqe 29
With Simon McCoy.
Then Weather with John Hammond.
Followed by National Lottery Update
Highlights of today's clashes, involving the whole of the Premiership. Aston Villa host Man Utd, Chelsea travel to Wigan, Arsenal are at home to Blackburn, Liverpool take on Watford and Newcastle meet Spurs. The Boxing Day edition is at 11.15pm. Producer Phil Bigwood ; Editor Paul Armstrong
Repeated tomorrow at 7.45am
High-flying action thriller itarring Rutger Hauer as a former fighter pilot seeking revenge against a Gulf War colleague. Review pages 63-97.
Director Mark Griffiths (1998, 15)
With Richard Hammond , Lee Evans and Jarvis Cocker.
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