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    The Best Christmas TV Coming Your Way This December

    What sort of Christmas would it be without a TV special? You can already feel the excitement around the certain shows such as Sherlock! So get your diary at the ready, here are some of the best Christmas shows coming your way this December…

    When: 9pm, New Years Day
    Where: BBC 1

    The much anticipated return of Sherlock to our screens is definitely something to get excited about! Airing on New Year’s Day, The Abominable Bride takes you back to the Victorian era and is set to have you on the edge of your seat.



    Stick Man
    When: 4.45pm, Christmas Day
    Where: BBC 1

    This animated story brings to life Julia Donaldson’s children’s tale of a Stick Man trying to get back to his family for Christmas. With a star studded cast such as Martin Freeman, Rob Brydon and Hugh Bonneville bringing their voices to this adventurous tale it is definitely a much watch this Christmas.

    stick man


    Doctor Who
    When: 5.15pm, Christmas Day
    Where: BBC 1

    Another highly anticipated Christmas special comes to our screens on Christmas Day! The Doctor is sent on an adventure across the galaxy in pursuit of a super villain, with an array of famous cameos we can’t wait to watch it.

    doctor who


    Shaun The Sheep – The Farmer’s Llamas
    When: 6.15pm, Christmas Day
    Where: BBC 1

    The creators of Wallace and Gromit are back with a Shaun the Sheep Christmas special that looks baaarrr-rilliant! You will also be excited to hear that we will have Shaun the Sheep touring our parks in 2016, find out more by clicking here.

    shaun the sheep


    Great Barrier Reef
    When: 9pm, Wednesday 30th December 
    Where: BBC 2

    David Attenborough takes us on another visually stunning journey this Christmas exploring the secrets of the Great Barrier Reef. This one will have unable to take your eyes off the TV so make sure you’ve kept an hour clear in your diary.

    great barrier reef


    X Factor Final
    When: Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th December
    Where: ITV 1

    With the high standards of talent on this years X Factor it is very hard to predict who is going to win. Whatever happens it sure to be a close fight for the title of X Factor Winner 2015! Whose team are you on?



    Downton Abbey
    When: 8.45pm, Christmas Day
    Where: ITV 1

    The final ever episode has finally arrived! Since 2010 Downton Abbey has taken the nation by storm and there will be guaranteed millions tuning in to watch the end of an era. Have you been watching it since the beginning?




    Are you excited about any of these TV specials? Let us know in the comments section below!