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Ends 7.00.

Little Bear
Triple bill.

6.25 Teletubbies Count to Christmas
The countdown ends.

Then Pingu
The clumsy penguin enjoys a family Yuletide.

6.35 Bob the Builder
Bob dons a Santa Claus outfit.

6.45 Clifford the Big Red Dog
Emily loses out to Jetta.

on BBC One London

Ends 10.15.

Snowden's Christmas Holiday Special
A snowman and his friends try to go to New York.

7.25 Arthur
DW is upset.

7.50 Taz-Mania
Taz delivers Christmas gifts to his friends.

8.10 Blue Peter Christmas Show
Shown yesterday 2pm

8.40 The Woody Woodpecker Show
Wally, Woody and Mrs Meany have a debate.

9.00 Xchange Xtra
Atomic Kitten jet off to Lapland.

9.15 Looney Tunes
Sylvester swaps round the gift tags.

9.25 Donner
Animation. A reindeer has an ill-timed identity crisis.

9.50 Choir of the Year
Twelve children's choirs compete to appear in the grand final in London.

A service at St Peter's Church in the Bolton, Greater Manchester suburb of Halliwell. Carols include
0 Come, All Ye Faithful and Hark! the Herald Angels Sing. Director Maurice Maguire ; Producer
Philip Billson


Maurice Maguire
Philip Billson

Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

on BBC One London

Seasonal family comedy. When Santa Claus lands badly on a roof on Christmas Eve, divorced dad Scott Calvin agrees to help deliver presents for the night. Show more


Scott Calvin:
Tim Allen
Eric Lloyd
Detective Nunzio:
Larry Brandenburg
Miss Daniels:
Mary Gross
Mr Whittle:
Peter Boyle
Susan Perry:
Judith Scott
Judy the Waitress:
Jayne Eastwood
Ad Executive:
Jesse Collins
Larry the Elf:
Joshua Satok
Elf in Hangar:
Azura Bates
Dr. Pete Novos:
Steve Vinovich
Future Ballet Girl:
Tabitha Lupien
Bobby, Kid # 1:
Zachary McLemore
Principal Compton:
Joyce Guy
Kid at Soccer Field:
Lachlan Murdoch
Sarah the Little Girl:
Melissa King
Elf at North Pole:
Bradley Wentworth
Classroom Kid # 2:
Lindsay Lupien
Classroom Kid # 3:
Alexandra Petrocci
John Pasquin
Brian Reilly

*** Fantasy with Tim Allen and Judge Reinhold. A divorcee steps into Santa's shoes when the real one falls off his roof.
Widescreen. Review page 54. Director John Pasquin (1994. U)


Tim Allen
Judge Reinhold.
John Pasquin

**** Animated comedy, with the voices of Julia Sawalha , Jane Horrocks ,
Miranda Richardson and Mel Gibson.
A clutch of hens suffer life on a grim 1950s egg farm. With the help of American rooster Rocky, the birds hatch an escape plan. Widescreen. Review page 54. Directors Nick Park. Peter Lord (2000, U)


Julia Sawalha
Jane Horrocks
Miranda Richardson
Mel Gibson.
Nick Park.

Regional Variations (2)

My Family

BBC One London

My Family

Ding Dong Merrily

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC One London

Available for 9 months

Nick invites a lonely pensioner to stay for Christmas.


Ben Harper:
Robert Lindsay
Susan Harper:
Zoe Wanamaker
Janey Harper:
Daniela Denby-Ashe
Nick Harper:
Kris Marshall
Michael Harper:
Gabriel Thomson
John Bartlett

For the first time the team try one of their transformations in winter, on a playground at a special school in East Sussex. With Alan Titchmarsh , Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh. Director John Thornicroft ; Executive producerCarol Hasiam Charlie's Christmas shopping: page 10


Alan Titchmarsh
Charlie Dimmock
Tommy Walsh.
John Thornicroft

Comics Alistair McGowan and Ronni Ancona serve up a mixture of familiar impersonations, new characters and unlikely sketches in their Christmas special, which includes Sex and Man City and an alternative EastEnders.
Why Alistair had the urge to be Un: page 10


Alistair McGowan
Ronni Ancona
Gareth Carrivick
Charlie Hanson

Regional Variations (2)

Only Fools and Horses: Strangers on the Shore

BBC One London

Only Fools and Horses

Strangers on the Shore

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC One London

Del Boy and Rodney go on a trip to France where they end up bringing back more than the booze they bargained for in the form of an illegal immigrant. Show more

Romantic comedy starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.

When wedding singer Robbie Hart's own bride leaves him at the altar, his life - and performances - go to pieces. Then he meets Julia.
Review page 56.
(1998, 12)


Frank Coraci
Robbie Hart:
Adam Sandler
Drew Barrymore

Comedy starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett.
Harold becomes engaged to a stripper.
Review page 56.
(1972, PG)
(Steptoe and Son Ride Again tomorrow at 1am)

Followed by Weatherview


Harold Steptoe:
Harry H Corbett
Albert Steptoe:
Wilfrid Brambell
Cliff Owen

BBC One London

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