An alternative look back at the last year. Jason Manford and a band of comedians gently make fun of the best, worst and strangest things that happened in 2012 – from the Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics to the weather and pop sensation Psy.
Graham Norton celebrates the start of a new year with a set of sofa guests so spectacular you’ll want to cancel your New Year plans and stay in instead. The king of chatter welcomes Tom Cruise, Hugh Jackman, Billy Crystal, John Bishop, Paul Hollywood, Mary Berry and Pink…
This year marks Jools Holland’s 20th hootenanny, and the last one to be filmed at BBC Television Centre. Count down to midnight with a host of stars including Emeli Sandé, Professor Green, Paloma Faith, Petula Clark, Adam Ant, Kevin Rowland, Roland Gift, The Hives, Bobby Womack, The Dubliners, Lianne La Havas, Bettye LaVette, Jake Bugg and Ruby Turner.
Following the success of their August bank holiday House Party, Channel 4 are hosting another night of DJs including Annie Mac and Norman Jay. Invite all your friends round, turn up the TV and enjoy a night of world-class acts without the queue at the bar.
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