Christmas Tv

Gemma Returns To 'TOWIE', A Week After 'Quitting TV For Good'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Less than a week after reportedly “quitting telly for good”, it’s been announced that Gemma Collins is to return to ‘The Only Way Is Essex’ ...

The Beginning of the End of Festive TV

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Gareth Edmundson

Did anyone happen to see what Channel 5 decided to showcase on Christmas Day to win the TV ratings war? I'm sure millions tuned in but in case you didn't know, at 8.40pm Channel 5 decided to go into the prime time battle by screening Eddie Stobart - 12 Days of Christmas.

The 12 Doctor Whos Of Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Doctor Who fans! Celebrate the festive season - and the arrival of Peter Capaldis - with our festive tribute to all 12 Doctors. (Video by Amanda Wi...

Family Christmas Bingo Card

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Spending Christmas with your nearest and (possibly) dearest? Be sure to use our handy family Christmas bingo card! (Note: do not attempt to turn th...

The 15 Best Films On TV This Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Lots and lots of films on the box this Christmas. Here are our pick of the top 12 on offer across the various channels - with a bit of romance, advent...

‘I Hate Christmas': The Supercut

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

If your taste in Christmas entertainment errs more towards dark comedies like 'Scrooged' and 'Elf' rather than heartwarming classics like 'It's A Wond...

WATCH: The Simpsons' Christmas Couch Gag

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Comedy

This year's festive Simpsons' episode 'White Christmas Blues' airs on December 15th - and the opening has just been released online. From Springfie...

'Downton' To Be Trumped By The Queen Xmas Day

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Downton Abbey's Christmas special is not the viewing public's first TV choice when it comes to Christmas Day, according to a new poll. Nearly a fif...

WATCH: Janine's Big Confession

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

The BBC has given 'EastEnders' fans a sneak peek at the soap's Christmas Day special in a dramatic new trailer. Warning that "it's all about to cha...

It's Danny vs. Downton In The Christmas TV Schdules

Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Danny Dyer's 'EastEnders' debut is set to go head-to-head with a festive special of 'Downton Abbey' on Christmas Day, it has been confirmed. TV bo...

Downton Or EastEnders: Who Topped Christmas TV Ratings?

PA | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Evil Derek Branning's last gasp helped EastEnders retain its traditional spot at the top of the Christmas Day ratings as the BBC dominated festive vie...

Fancy Joining Rylan For Christmas?

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' eccentric Rylan Clark has bagged himself another TV spot, sealing his transformation from mocked-singer to an on-screen personality whose f...

Never Work With Children, Chemicals or Tesla Coils

Dr Peter Wothers | Posted 22.02.2013 | Home
Dr Peter Wothers

The oldest known science programme for young people, the 2012 Christmas Lectures were started in 1825 at the Royal Institution in London and have been given every year since then apart from a short break during the 1939-45 war when their young audience was evacuated to the country.

FIRST LOOK: Inside The New Tardis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC has unveiled another glimpse of Doctor Who's new Tardis. In the photo below, Matt Smith - who stars as the Timelord in the BBC sci-fi drama...

PICTURES: Fancy Footwork On The 'Strictly' Christmas Special

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

First look photos of the 'Strictly Come Dancing' Christmas special have been unveiled. A mix of celebrities and pro dancers are taking part in the...

What's Christmas All About? Telly!

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Never mind all that food malarkey, pulling crackers, wandering around throwing fabled snowballs at each other... we all know what the season of genero...

Who Will Win The Battle Of The Soaps At Christmas?

PA | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

'EastEnders' is set to win the battle of the soaps this Christmas, according to bookies. The Derek Branning murder mystery is expected to give the ...

Back For Christmas?

PA | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

EastEnders stars Patsy Palmer and Lindsey Coulson are set to liven up Walford this Christmas, with rumours that they are both returning to the BBC One...

Eastenders Vs. Downton: Who Won The Ratings War?

PA | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

EastEnders triumphed in the head-to-head battle with Downton Abbey as BBC1 kept with tradition by coming out on top in the Christmas Day ratings. O...

WATCH: Top 10 Festive TV Comedy Clips - Is Your Favourite In Here?

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Bored of Christmas telly? Settle down with a nog of eggcup and enjoy these clips from 10 TV comedy classics on YouTube. From Cartman to Blackadder,...

Does it Really Matter if Our Entertainment Occasionally Fakes it?

Ali Schofield | Posted 19.02.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ali Schofield

The Downton Abbey special, to be screened on Christmas Day, has already come under fire for its misrepresentation of '20s fashions. Former editor of the Shooting Times, Tony Jackson has publicly berated the episode in the Daily Telegraph over a promotional still which shows a shooting party wearing leather gaiters. Disgusting, right?

'Downton Abbey' And 'EastEnders' Go Head To Head On Christmas Day

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

The Christmas TV line-up has begun to emerge, with Downton Abbey, Doctor Who and Strictly Come Dancing all being confirmed for Christmas day airings. ...

(Video) Cheers Sweetie! Absolutely Fabulous Is Back

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Prepare for beehives, Bolly and bubbles as new episodes of BBC comedy Absolutely Fabulous catapult degenerate duo Eddie and Patsy onto TV screens once...