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Christmas TV Round Up 2021!: 'Channeling' Christmas Content

By Shivani Ladwa
Posted 8 December 2021
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Christmas TV this holiday season!

There’s nothing better than the family gathering around to enjoy the annual Christmas TV line up and boy, is it a good one this year! From classic Christmas movies like Jack Frost, animated favourites like Frozen to our favourite chefs Gordan, Gino and Fred taking over our screens. There’s something for everyone and we’ve made a list so you can see it for yourselves!

Christmas TV 2021

Thursday 23rd December

07:15 on BBC2  The Polar Bear Family and Me
10:15 on ITV  Shark Tale
11:15 on BBC2  Mary Berry’s Festive Feasts
11:30 on ITV1  Jack Frost
13:35 on C5  Finding Santa
13:50 on ITV1  Sing
15:15 on BBC1  Cinderella
16:10 on ITV2  The Addams Family
16:50 on BBC1  Wallace and Gromit: A Grand Day Out
17:10 on C5  Matilda
18:15 on ITV2  The Amazing Spider-Man 2
20:30 on BBC1 Ghosts
21:00 on C5  Christmas on the Farm
21:00 on BBC2  Last Christmas
21:00 on ITV2  Gordon, Gino and Fred: Desperately Seeking Santa
21:00 on ITVBe  Bridget Jones' Baby
21:00 on E4  The Girl on the Train
23:00 on ITV1  The Holiday
23:00 on C4  Office Christmas Party

Christmas TV on Christmas Eve

Friday 24th December

09:05 on C4  Quentin Blake’s Crown
09:20 on BBC 2  Fixing Up Christmas
10:45 on BBC1  The Gruffalo
11:00 on ITV1  Nativity Rocks!
11:10 on ITV2  Antz
11:15 on BBC1  The Gruffalo’s Child
11:40 on BBC1  Brave
11:55 on C4  We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
11:55 on C5  Scrooge
12:30 on C4  Father Christmas
12:55 on ITV2  The Secret Life of Pets
13:30 on BBC1  Frozen
14:00 on C4  It’s A Wonderful Life
14:15 on C5  Christmas with the Kranks
14:30 on Film4  The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
15:00 on BBC1  Abominable
15:25 on ITV1  Shrek the Halls
15:45 on ITV2  Back to the Future
16:20 on C5  Deck the Halls
16:30 on BBC1  Dolittle
16:40 on Film4  Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted
17:00 on C4  The Snowman
17:35 on C4  The Snowman and the Snowdog
18:00 on BBC1 Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before Christmas
18:00 on C4  Home Alone
18:25 on Film4  Now You See Me 2
18:30 on ITV  Gino’s Italian Family Adventure: A Festive Feast
19:10 on E4  Peter Rabbit
20:00 on C4  The Greatest Snowman
21:00 on BBC1  TopGear: Driving Home for Christmas

Christmas TV on Christmas Day

Saturday 25th December

06:40 on ITV2  Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure
07:10 on BBC2  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast
09:05 on BBC1  Zog
09:55 on More4  The Man Who Invented Christmas
10:00 on BBC2 Gangsta Granny
10:30 on C4  The Tiger Who Came To Tea
11:00 on BBC1 Stick Man
11:00 on C4  How To Train Your Dragon
11:00 on Film4  Mrs Doubtfire
12:30 on E4  Stuart Little
12:55 on C4  White Christmas
13:05 on ITV2  Peter Pan
13:10 on BBC1 The Secret Life of Pets 2
13:35 on Film4  Little Women
14:30 on BBC1  Superworm
15:00 on BBC1  The Queen’s Christmas Broadcast
15:10 on BBC1  Mary Poppins Returns
15:10 on ITV1  Santa Claus: The Movie
15:10 on C5  Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
15:20 on C4  Father Christmas
15:50 on ITV2  Chicken Run
15:55 on Film4 Bumblebee
17:10 on BBC1 Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special
17:15 on C4  Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
17:20 on BBC2  The Adventure of Robin Hood
17:40 on ITV2 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
18:00 on ITV1 The Masked Singalong
18:10 on Film4  Independence Day
19:30 on C4  Terry Pratchett’s The Abominable Snow Baby
20:00 on BBC1 Call The Midwife
20:00 on C4  The Great Christmas Bake Off
20:00 on ITV2  Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
21:00 on Film4  John Wick: Chapter 3
22:20 on BBC1 Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas Special
22:40 on ITV1  Love Actually
12:05 on BBC1  Last Christmas

Christmas TV on Boxing Day

Sunday 26th December

07:35 on C5  Thomas and Friends: Race for the Sodar Cup
09:15 on BBC1  The Snail and The Whale
09:45 on BBC1  The Highway Rat
10:10 on BBC1  Shaun the Sheep Movie
10:35 on ITV2  Shark Tale
11:30 on BBC1  Trolls
12:25 on ITV2  The Pirates! In An Adventure with Scientists!
12:35 on E4  Stuart Little 2
12:40 on BBC2  Singing in the Rain
13:10 on Film4  Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse
13:50 on BBC1  Revolting Rhymes
13:55 on C4  Home Alone 3
14:00 on BBC1 Beauty and the Beast
14:10 on ITV2  Ice Age
15:05 on C5  The Proposal
16:15 on ITV1 Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway Presents: Double Trouble
16:20 on BBC1 Paddington
17:00 on ITV1 The Chase Celebrity Christmas Special
18:00 on ITV1 Celebrity Catchphrase: Christmas Special
18:20 on Film4  A Knights Tale
18:55 on E4  Sonic the Hedgehog
20:00 on ITV1  All Star Musicals at Christmas
20:00 on C5  Dirty Dancing
20:00 on ITV2  Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw
21:00 on Great Movies! Die Hard with a Vengeance
22:00 on BBC2  Adele: The BBC Sessions

There’s a Christmas lineup this year to entertain you and the kids this holiday season. But if these don’t tickle your fancy, have a look at our Christmas Movies blog where there are loads more movies you can watch!