Christmas TV 2019 – Our Top Picks

As Christmas is finally here it’s time to check out what’s actually worth watching over the festive period. To help you out here our top picks from all of this year’s UK’s Christmas TV. We have studied the television listing across the BBC, ITV, Channel 4/5 and Film 4. Of course our personal favourite Talking Pictures TV is also included.

Christmas TV 2019 – Top Picks

Christmas EveThe Holly and the Ivy (1952)Talking Pictures TV10:25
Tales of Beatrix Potter (1971)Talking Pictures TV12:05
To Catch a Thief (1955)
(Cary Grant / Grace Kelly)
A Service For Christmas Eve (1993)Talking Pictures TV13:55
Deck the Halls (2006)
(Matthew Broderick / Danny DeVito
Channel 516:20
North by Northwest (1959)BBC215:20
The SnowmanChannel 417:00
The Snowman and the SnowdogChannel 45:35
Home Alone (1990)Channel 418:00
Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before ChristmasBBC118:00
Carols from King'sBBC218:15
Father Ted: A Christmassy Ted (1996)More421:00
The Children (2008)Horror Channel21:00
Rita Sue and Bob Too (1986)Talking Pictures TV21:05
A Ghost Story for Christmas: The MezzotintBBC222:30
The Vicar of Dibley
- The Christmas Lunch
Christmas DayWitches In The Woods (2019)Horror Channel00:45
12 days of Christmas (1956)Talking Pictures TV07:40
Good Tidings Of Great Joy (1996)Talking Pictures TV07:50
Christmas Cartoon (1942)Talking Pictures TV11:40
A Christmas Carol (1984)ITV312:35
Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (1951)Talking Pictures TV12:45
White Christmas (1954)Channel 412:55
Carry On Loving (1970)ITV314:40
Mary Poppins Returns (2018)BBC115:10
Santa Claus: The Movie (1985)ITV15:10
Father ChristmasChannel 415:20
The SnowmanChannel 415:55
The Snowman and the SnowdogChannel 416:30
Home Alone 2: Lost In New York (1992)Channel 417:15
Carry On Behind (1975)ITV318:30
Lavender Hill Mob (1951)Talking Pictures TV18:35
The Italian Job (1969)ITV418:55
The Morecambe And Wise Christmas Show 1971BBC219:00
Terry Pratchett's the Abominable Snow BabyChannel 419:30
The Morecambe And Wise Show 1970 - The Lost TapeBBC219:45
John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019)Film421:00
Steptoe and Son Ride Again (1973)Talking Pictures TV21:15
Mrs Brown's Boys Christmas SpecialBBC122:20
The Inbetweeners Movie (2011)E422:20
Tales From The LodgeHorror Channel23:00
Water (1985)Talking Pictures TV23:15
American Gangster (2007)
(Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe)
Boxing DayShaun the Sheep Movie (2015)BBC110:10
Notorious (1946)Talking Pictures TV01:15
Beyond Christmas (1940)Talking Pictures TV10:15
Singin' in the Rain (1952)BBC212:40
Stephen King's The StandHorror Channel13:00-20:15
Carry On Girls (1973)ITV313:25
Some Like It Hot (1959)BBC214:20
Carry On Again Doctor (1969)ITV315:05
Crocodille Dundee (1986)Channel 416:00
Paddington (2014)BBC116:20
Carry On Don't Lose Your Head (1966)ITV316:45
The Two Ronnies at Christmas 1987BBC217:20
Around the World in 80 Days
(David Tennant)
Carry On Matron (1972)ITV318:30
Daleks - Invasion Earth 2150 (1966)Talking Pictures TV19:15
Dirty Dancing (1987)Channel 520:00
Carry On Up the Khyber (1968)ITV320:15
Mission Impossible - Fallout (2018)Film421:00
Billy Connolly: My Absolute PleasureITV21:30
The Inbetweeners 2 (2014)E422:30
The Likely Lads (1976)Talking Pictures TV23:55
Don’t forget to check out our latest Xmas Bluray reviews:

Hopefully we’ve found a few gems amongst all of the UK’s Christmas TV 2019. There’s always something worth watching on the television over the festive period and most of its free to air!

Have a very merry Christmas and a happy new year!

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