Including at 6.15 Pause for Thought.
Don Maclean presents the programme live from St Peter's Square, Rome, where he is joined by the British ambassador to the Holy See Mark Pellow, Archbishop Foley of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, and Cardinal Cassidy.
A compilation of songs old and new from country singers Faith Hill, Nanci Griffiths ,
Chely Wright and Beth Nellsen Chapman.
The Christmas Club
Hancock faces a Christmas of starvation. Starring
Tony Hancock , Sidney James ,
Wilfred Babbage , Hugh Morton and Frank Partington. Written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson. Producer Richard Edis. (R)
Roy Hudd ,
June Whitfield and Chris Emmett unwrap the funniest moments from
The News Huddlines.
With Richard Clegg , Peter Moss and the Huddliners.
Christmas charts from
1971 and 1981. Including the Queen's Christmas message to the nation at 3.00.
Paul McCartney plays some of his favourite rock'n'roll tunes.
Producer Alan Rowett
Seasonal classics and carols. With guest Alan Titchmarsh.
Bob Geldof , Midge Ure , Michael Buerk ,
Boy George , Bono and Phil Collins share their memories of Band Aid.
Producer Des Law
Seasonal songs from very different artists. Producer Kevin Howlett
Including at 2.30
Pause for Thought.
Including at 6.15
Pause for Thought with Father 01 iverMcTernan.