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Episode 1

1. Michael McIntyre's Big Show: Series 3, Episode 1

Featuring Emeli Sande and Joe Lycett. Ed Balls plays Celebrity Send to All.

Appeal Night: Part 2

BBC Children in Need: 2017, Appeal Night: Part 2

Marvin and Rochelle Humes co-host as the entertainment extravaganza returns.

Appeal Night: Part 1

BBC Children in Need: 2017, Appeal Night: Part 1

Tess Daly and Ade Adepitan kick off a night of entertainment and fundraising.

Weakest Link Celebrity Special

BBC Children in Need: 2017, Weakest Link Celebrity Special

Seven brave celebrities attempt to answer a series of general knowledge questions.


56. The Good Old Days: 02/07/1980

With Moira Anderson, Jack Douglas, Robert White, Audrey Jeans, Jenny Till and Omar Pasha.

Children in Need Rocks the 80s

BBC Children in Need: 2017, Children in Need Rocks the 80s

A night of music to celebrate the decade that saw the first Children in Need major appeal.


54. The Good Old Days: 24/04/1979

Featured artists include Les Dawson, Peter Hudson, Joan Merrigan and Paul Rhodes.


53. The Good Old Days: 05/04/1979

Featuring Roy Hudd, Jenny Till, Pat Mooney, Peter Gale, Terri Rogers and Barbara Windsor.


The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: 2017

Bill Paterson narrates coverage of the 2017 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.


51. The Good Old Days: 01/03/1979

With John Inman, Rita Morris, The Balladiers, John Wade, Julie Royce and Raymond Bowers.


49. The Good Old Days: 15/02/1979

With Roy Castle, David Kernan, June Marlow, Deryk Parkin and Alan Randall.


48. The Good Old Days: 25/01/1979

With Norman Vaughan, Maryetta Midgley, Keith Harris, Pat Mooney and Benny Garcia.

Grand Final

6. Eurovision Song Contest: 2017, Grand Final

Graham Norton introduces live coverage of the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest.


47. The Good Old Days: 11/01/1979

With guests Frankie Vaughan, Lennie Bennett, Jerry Stevens, Barbara Law and Ray C Davies.

Semi-Final Two

3. Eurovision Song Contest: 2017, Semi-Final Two

Only ten of the 18 acts will make it through to the Grand Final in Ukraine on Saturday.

Semi-Final One

2. Eurovision Song Contest: 2017, Semi-Final One

In Ukraine, 18 acts will be battling it out and UK viewers have the opportunity to vote.


46. The Good Old Days: 31/12/1978

With Roy Castle, Dolores Gray, Robert White, Eira Heath and Russ Stevens.


45. The Good Old Days: 14/03/1978

With Ken Dodd, Kenneth McKellar, Jan Hunt, Francis Van Dyke, Pat Mooney and Bartschelly.


44. The Good Old Days: 07/03/1978

With Roy Castle, Barbara Windsor, Robert Tear, Benjamin Luxon, and Ted Durante & Hilda.

The Best Of Red Nose Day

7. Comic Relief: 2017, The Best Of Red Nose Day

All the funniest moments from Red Nose Day 2017.

Russell Brand's Stand Off

5. Comic Relief: 2017, Russell Brand's Stand Off

Russell Brand welcomes seven of the the hottest stand-up acts in the UK.

Fantastic Beats & Where to Find Them

6. Comic Relief: 2017, Fantastic Beats & Where to Find Them

Jonathan Ross and Noel Fielding look back at some special Red Nose Day musical memories.

Graham Norton's Big Chat Live

4. Comic Relief: 2017, Graham Norton's Big Chat Live

Graham Norton supersizes his popular chat show with more star guests than ever before.

Red Nose Day

2. Comic Relief: 2017, Red Nose Day

Carpool Karaoke, Mrs Brown and the Love Actually sequel Red Nose Day Actually.

Greg Davies' Hot Tub Half Hour

3. Comic Relief: 2017, Greg Davies' Hot Tub Half Hour

Greg hosts a special show from the roof of the O2, whilst relaxing in a hot tub.

The Red Nose African Convoy

1. Comic Relief: 2017, The Red Nose African Convoy

Six celebrities travel through east Africa with Comic Relief to deliver crucial supplies.


43. The Good Old Days: 28/02/1978

Leonard Sachs presents the old-time entertainment show, first broadcast on 28 Feb 1978.


42. The Good Old Days: 21/02/1978

With Ron Moody, Hinge & Bracket, Duggie Brown, Rita Morris, Alan Randall and Peter Gale.


41. The Good Old Days: 14/02/1978

With Alfred Marks, Moira Anderson, Arthur Askey, Sheila Steafel and Barry Cryer.


40. The Good Old Days: 07/02/1978

With Mike Reid, Wilma Reading, Sheila Mathews, Michael Darbyshire and Frankie Ferrer.


39. The Good Old Days: 31/01/1978

With Les Dawson, Lorna Luft, Stephanie Voss, Bryan Burdon and Bill Drysdale.


38. The Good Old Days: 17/01/1978

With John Inman, Lyn Kennington, Ray C Davis, Tudor Davies, Keith Harris and Norma Lunbar.


37. The Good Old Days: 10/01/1978

With Ken Dodd, Jan Hunt and members of the Players' Theatre, London.


36. The Good Old Days: 31/12/1977

With Larry Grayson, Vince Hill, Billy Dainty and members of the Players' Theatre, London.

You Decide

1. Eurovision Song Contest: 2017, You Decide

Six acts battle for the honour of representing the UK at Eurovision.


35. The Good Old Days: 10/03/1977

With Ron Moody, Teresa Brooke, Melanie Munro, Arthur Askey, Josef Locke and Aimi MacDonald