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BBC Christmas Day TV Through The Years: 1936, 1946, 1956

 

Year

TV Show Details

1936

 

3pm

3.15pm

3.25pm

3.30pm

4pm

9pm

9.10pm

9.20pm

9.30pm

9.35pm

Christmas Turkey – A Demonstration Of Carving

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A Lonely Christmas – Arctic by Ernest Shackleton

Picture Page – Magazine Programme

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Christmas Carols

A Seasonal Tour Through The Empire

Some Unusual Christmases

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Television Party

 

Year

TV Show Details

1946

 

3pm

3.10pm

4pm

8.30pm

9pm

10pm

King's Speech (Sound Only)

Christmas In Children's Hospital

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Starlights

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Christmas Night – Ballet & Music

 

Year

TV Show Details

1956

 

3pm

3.15pm

3.30pm

4.30pm

4.50pm

5.15pm

5.45pm

5.50pm

6pm

7pm

7.10pm

7.45pm

8.45pm

10pm

11.15pm

Queen's Speech

Variety Theatre Of China

Grand Circus From Paris

Puss In Boots Filmed by Johnny Morris

The Lone Ranger

The Ice Crackers

Sport

Weather

Mozart's Marriage Of Figaro Act II

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Christmas Disneyland

Dick Whittington Pantomime

Home Is The Sailor

Music For You

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The Queen's Speech 1957

The first televised Christmas Broadcast or 'Queen's Speech', filmed at Sandringham House in Norfolk.

 

Christmas TV: 1966, 1976, 1986

 

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