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 Monday, December 20, 2010

BBC1 Friday 25th December 1970

9.00am Christmas Carols (with the Wandsworth School choir)
9.30 Basil's Christmas Morning (with Derek Fowlds)
10.00 Christmas Crackers (a cartoon parade with Michael Aspel)
10.30 A Family Service (from Netherlee Parish Church, Glasgow)
11.45 Rolf Harris: Meet the Kids (in hospital this Christmas)
12.35pm The Story of the Silver Skates (film starring Eleanor Parker)
2.15 Top of the Pops 70
3.00 The Queen
3.25 Billy Smart's Circus Spectacular
4.30 Disney Time (with Harry Worth)
5.10 Robinson Crusoe (starring Ken Dodd, with Peter Glaze, Arthur Mullard)
6.40 The Main News
6.45 Christmas Night with the Stars (introduced by Cilla Black, featuring Bob Hope, Mary Hopkin, Graham Kerr, Nana Mouskouri, Clodagh Rodgers, Frank Sinatra and Jack Warner)
8.15 The Morecambe and Wise Christmas Show
9.15 Charade (1963 film starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn)
11.00 The Good Old Days (with Danny La Rue)
11.50 But Seriously...on the Nativity (with Joyce Grenfell, Cyril Fletcher, Ernie Wise)
 BBC1 Thursday 25th December 1980

8.55am Watch - The Nativity (first shown on Schools)
9.25 Mr Benn
9.40 The Pink Panther Show (A Pink Christmas)
10.00 Morning Worship (from Clifton Cathedral)
11.00 Weather (with Jim Bacon)
11.05 The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (film from 1962)
1.10pm Carols from Warwick Castle (introduced by Douglas Fairbanks Jr)
2.00 Top of the Pops 80 (with Peter Powell and Jimmy Savile OBE)
3.00 The Queen
3.10 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (film starring Kirk Douglas)
5.15 The Paul Daniels Magic Christmas Show
6.05 Evening News (with Angela Rippon)
6.10 Larry Grayson's Generation Game (with Isla St Clair)
7.15 Dallas (Trouble at Ewing 23)
8.05 The Mike Yarwood Christmas Show (with special guest Englebert Humperdinck)
8.45 Airport 1975 (film starring Charlton Heston)
10.30 Main News (with Angela Rippon)
10.40 Parkinson at Christmas (with Penelope Keith and James Galway)
11.40 Christmas Comedy Classic: Fawlty Towers (Gourmet Night)

BBC1 Tuesday 25th December 1990

7.00am Children's BBC (Simon Parkin, Andi Peters and Philippa Forrester join Santa and his best friend Edd the Duck)
9.30 Shout for Joy! (from St Francis Church, Birmingham)
10.30 Noel's Christmas Presents (with special guests Frank Bruno and David Essex)
11.30 Christmas Comedy Cracker ('Allo 'Allo!/The Two Ronnies/Dad's Army)
1.30pm Top of the Pops Christmas Special (with Mark Goodier and Anthea Turner)
2.30 EastEnders (a special Christmas delivery holds a surprise for Diane)
3.00 The Queen
3.05 ET - The Extra Terrestrial (film première)
5.00 News (with Jill Dando) Weather (Suzanne Charlton)
5.10 Only Fools and Horses (Rodney Come Home)
6.25 Bruce Forsyth's Christmas Generation Game (with Rosemarie Ford)
7.30 Bread
8.20 Birds of a Feather (Falling in Love Again)
9.35 News (with Jill Dando) Weather (Suzanne Charlton)
9:45 Baby Boom (film première starring Diane Keaton)
11:30 Yes Minister (Party Games) (repeat)
12:30am Christmas Presence
12:35 The Quiller Memorandum (film starring George Segal)
 BBC1 Monday 25th December 2000

5.30am Children's BBC in Lapland
10.00 Christmas in Wonderland - a Service for Christmas Day (from Cheshire)
11.00 The Santa Clause (film from 1994)
12.40 Hooves of Fire (comedy animation narrated by Robbie Williams)
1.10 Top of the Pops (with Jamie Theakston, Sara Cox and Richie Blackwood)
2.10 Homeward Bound for Christmas (live from HMS Invincible, with Jim Davidson)
3.00 The Queen
3.10 The Borrowers (film première)
4.35 Walking with Dinosaurs Special (the Ballad of Big Al)
5.05 BBC News and Weather (with George Alagiah)
5.15 EastEnders (Mel makes a decision that will change her life)
5.45 Titanic (film première)
8.50 EastEnders (an uninvited guest causes mayhem at the Fowlers')
9.20 Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings
10.10 The Royle Family at Christmas
10.40 BBC News and Weather (with George Alagiah)
10.50 Before They Were Famous (introduced by Angus Deayton)
11.30 French & Saunders Present the Making of the Making of Titanic
11.50 Naked Gun 2½ : the Smell of Fear (film with Leslie Nielsen)
1.15am Carry on Camping (film from 1969)

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