What’s inside the legendary Radio Times Christmas double issue 2014?

From Downton Abbey to Doctor Who and TV royalty to the Archbishop of Canterbury... it just wouldn't be Christmas without Radio Times


Highlighter pens at the ready…


The legendary Radio Times Christmas double issue has arrived – it’s official, Christmas has begun!

So what can you expect from this 292 page behemoth bursting with TV, radio and film?

Of course we have the best 14-day guide to festive television, radio and more than 4,500 films.

But there’s much more… (take a deep breath!)

David Attenborough tells us about his strangest Christmas

The stars of Call the Midwife, Pointless and EastEnders drop some hints for Santa

Miranda Hart explains why she’s saying goodbye to her sitcom

The Archbishop of Canterbury tells us why its better to give this Christmas

Judi Dench says she still worries about where her next job is coming from

James Corden on going to America 

Doctor Who stars Peter Capaldi reflects on a first year in the Tardis – plus will Jenna Coleman return?

Find out how to party like its 1924 with Downton Abbey

Strictly’s Darcey Bussell is the perfect role model

Victoria Wood on how she’s created Moulin Rouge with slippers

Sarah Millican reveals what’s inside her Santa sack

Miranda Richardson gets her teeth into Mapp and Lucia

Kym Marsh reflects on a year inside and outside Corrie

James May talks Action Man

The incredible story that inspired Angelina Jolie

Charlie Brooker loves Christmas

Harry Hill and David Walliams recall childhood mischief

Cover creator Judith Kerr on Radio Times coming to tea

Michael Morpurgo on rewriting the greatest story ever told

The Big Picture Quiz and the RT Quiz

Eddie Mair reviews the year

Ebola survivor William Pooley is back nursing in Africa 

And if that’s not enough – you can even claim a FREE Paddington book!


Now that is a Happy Christmas.

The legendary Radio Times Christmas double issue is on sale nationwide now