0800-0845: Teletext Pages
Followed by the EPT-1 test card.
0930: The Christmas Messenger
Canadian film combining animation, film sequences and Christmas carols.
1000: The Story of Abba
1050: Christmas Crackers
Animation for children.
1100: Christmas Oratorio
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio.
1345: Christmas Sermon: A Wink of Heaven
A depiction of Archbishop Thomas Becket’s Christmas sermon in 1170, four days before he was murdered in Canterbury Cathedral.
1410: The Mysteries – The Nativity
The final of the 14th series.
1715: The Queen
Speaks to the Commonwealth.
1725: Film: The Snowman
1800: The Amadeus Quartet
Behind the scenes of the famous quartet filmed in 1973 by LWT to mark their 25th anniversary.
1845: Channel 4 News Summary
1847: Film: Five Days of Summer
Starring Sean Connery.
2050: Everybody Say Yeah!
Paul Simon introduces American gospel music.
2200: The Golden Girls
2230: The Last Resort
With Jonathan Ross.
2320: Dire Straits Live in ’85 at Wembley Arena
0050: The Decameron
0100: Film: Street of Crocodiles
0125: Film: Wild Style