BBC iPlayer festive fortnight

BBC celebrates a record breaking festive fortnight for streaming

Record breaking growth on iPlayer and BBC Sounds comes to a crescendo in the festive fortnight Between 29 December and 3 January, the BBC record 245 million streams, up 16% on the same ‘festive fortnight’ at the end of 2019. A lot of this was new shows, including Black Narcissus and The Serpent, as well as Eastenders and … >

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Call the Midwife Christmas 2020

Call the Midwife Christmas 2020 details revealed by BBC

The BBC has released information on the Call the Midwife Christmas 2020 special episode The BBC has released a set of interviews from many of the cast and others involved in bring Call the Midwife Christmas 2020 to our screens. It’s December 1965 and everyone at Nonnatus House is looking forward to traditional celebrations with … >

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BBC’s festive TV line-up announced

The BBC have announced a mighty assembly of shows for its festive season, including Doctor Who, Call the Midwife, Luther and Les Misérables… As always there will be a festive – and yup, murderous – edition of EastEnders as the truth about Alfie and Hayley has catastrophic consequences for everyone involved. Additionally, there’ll be a big Christmas show for Michael McIntyre called, … >

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Call The Midwife

Call The Midwife: filming starts on Christmas special and series 8

Filming has resumed on Call The Midwife, with Neal Street Productions beginning to shoot the 2018 Christmas special and 2019’s Call The Midwife series 8 on behalf of BBC One. We’ve also learned that Miriam Margolyes – who played Professor Sprout in the Harry Potter films – will guest star in the Christmas special and the first episode of series 8. She … >

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