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Children in Need Sneak Peek At Christmas Special

CIN Sneak Peek at the Doctor Who Christmas Special

From the BBC Press office BBC Press office

BBC Children In Need Appeal Night Friday 18 November 7.30pm-2.00am BBC ONE

Sir Terry Wogan, Fearne Cotton, Tess Daly and Alesha Dixon present one of television’s biggest nights of the year, live from Television Centre in London.

One Direction open the appeal, with other music guests including JLS, Westlife, Susan Boyle and The Collective (featuring Gary Barlow, Ed Sheeran, Tinchy Stryder, Chipmunk, Ms Dynamite, Tulisa, Wretch 32, Rizzle Kicks, Mz Bratt, Dot Rotten and Labrinth) with the Children in Need single, Teardrop.

Kylie Minogue, Daniel Craig, Jessie J, Cheryl Cole, Zoe Ball and EastEnder Jo Joyner all make appeal film contributions; Sir Alan Sugar enters the Dragons’ Den in The Dragons’ Apprentice; and there are sketches from Vic & Bob and Russell Howard’s Good News.

The cast of EastEnders rock Albert Square as The Vic does Queen and the cast of Hollyoaks appear live in the studio. The Muppets lead an all-star version of the classic song Manah, Manah where Miss Piggy and Kermit are joined by a cast ranging from Harry Hill to Davina McCall to the Match Of The Day team.

In a cornerstone of the evening, Gareth Malone leads a 10-strong choir who then, in a complex studio operation, link up live with 3,000 children from all over the UK including Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and other English regions.

Newsreaders Fiona Bruce, Emily Maitlis, Sophie Raworth and Sian Williams try their hand at ballroom and face Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, Craig Revel Horwood and Alesha Dixon with their own Strictly Challenge. Nick Knowles is in the studio for DIY SOS – The Big Build to celebrate their biggest makeover to date, and there’s an exclusive sneak peek at the Doctor Who Christmas special.

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  • year2class3legofan

    November 6th, 2011 - 1:41pm

    I Found The 12th Doctor On CBBC And His Compains
    But The 12th Doctor Does Not Use A Sonic Srewdriver He Uses A Sonic Sock

    • cyberman97

      November 6th, 2011 - 5:18pm

      what r u talking about?

    • year2class3legofan

      November 6th, 2011 - 8:16pm

      The New 12th Doctor

    • booboo

      November 6th, 2011 - 8:17pm


    • dalek95

      November 8th, 2011 - 6:40pm

      he means its off sam and marks big friday wind up it doesnt exit its not real it was a prank sam and mark were playing on 3 childeren

    • year2class3legofan

      November 9th, 2011 - 6:55pm

      No Its Not Its The Real 12th Doctor You Find Out His Role In 2014 And 2013

    • year2class3legofan

      November 11th, 2011 - 6:48pm

      Me And Willam Are Setting Up A Doctor Who Movie
      For 2012 To Start Off Series 7 And Its On DVD
      Just Now If You Pay Everyday You Get 3 Or 5 Or
      Maybe 14 Or 13 And Its Relased On 9.1.12 In
      The Piutures And On TV This Is Are Fist Ever Doctor Who Tv Movie On DVD Been Filmed Set In
      Black And White And Also In Cartoon The 12th Doctor Is Also In It Which I Play The Role As
      Also The DVD Is Now In Shops Yay! And Merry
      Christmnas! And Enojy The Doctor Who TV Movie 2012 We Made Thats On DVD

    • year2class3legofan

      November 12th, 2011 - 12:23pm

      I Got The Doctor Who TV Movie 2012 On DVD
      I Got The Doctor Who Children In Need Movie 2011 DVD
      I Got The Doctor Who The Christmas Movie 2011 On DVD
      2 DVDS FOR 2011
      1 DVDS

    • year2class3legofan

      November 13th, 2011 - 11:19am

      The TV Movie 2012 Is Set In 10 Places
      1 TARDIS
      2 School
      3 Jall
      4 House
      5 New TARDIS
      6 Dalek Ship
      7 Cyber Ship
      8 The 10th Doctors TARDIS
      9 Sontar Ship
      10 The Race War

    • mad man with a box

      November 16th, 2011 - 6:19pm

      asome thats so so so asome


      November 16th, 2011 - 7:10pm

      how did u get this info and i want matt 2 stay on as the doc for another 4 or 6 years

    • year2class3legofan

      January 22nd, 2012 - 12:33pm

      is the TV Movie 2012 Me And My Friend Made Awesome mad man with a box?

  • crazy guy

    October 28th, 2011 - 6:41am

    happy birthday to matt smith !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Bigger on the Inside

      October 28th, 2011 - 10:18am

      Yeah, Happy Birthday from me too!!!

    • K-9

      October 28th, 2011 - 11:46am

      Happy Birthday from me to.

    • Doctors Little Companion

      October 28th, 2011 - 12:57pm

      and me!!!

    • Commander Strax

      October 28th, 2011 - 5:07pm

      1104 comes quick lol


      October 28th, 2011 - 8:21pm


    • doctorwhofan27

      October 28th, 2011 - 11:35pm


    • matt smithy

      October 30th, 2011 - 9:30pm

      HAPPY BIRTHDAY MATT S… oh great i missed it.

    • Anonymous

      October 31st, 2011 - 4:20pm

      MATTY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!KAREN IS THE BEST INST SHE AND RORY R AWESOME ARENT THEY!!!!!!!TELL THEM I LOVE THEM!!!!!!(OH YEAH HAPPY B-DAY)BUT JUST RNT THEY AWE…

    • cloe armstrong

      October 31st, 2011 - 9:13pm



      November 3rd, 2011 - 10:03pm

      hes MY DOCTOR AND HE ALWSYS WILL BE HES HE BEST DOCTOR EVER AND AMY IS FIT RORY MAZIN TO WATCH AMY IS JUST SOOOOOOOOOOOOO HOT matt is the best i love wtching series 5 and 6 to see him acting god hes amazing ly good !

  • King of the weevils

    October 27th, 2011 - 11:38pm

    So no children in need mini ep? That’s a shame I had the maddest idea for a children in need ep once. So very mad!
    Oh well looking forward to seeing this years CHRISTMAS ep and the clip.

    • 11matt

      October 28th, 2011 - 5:25pm

      what was it

    • Commander Strax

      November 3rd, 2011 - 5:41pm


  • Kieran

    October 27th, 2011 - 11:34pm

    Am i the only one dissapointed by this? Back in the past the doctor who team actually made effort to produce something special for the event , but now its just lets throw in a 2 minute preview..very dissapointed.

    • Anonymous

      October 31st, 2011 - 10:13pm

      They do it for red nose day now instead on children in need

  • Kera

    October 27th, 2011 - 7:29pm

    So excited. 😀 YAY!!!

  • Jonathan

    October 27th, 2011 - 6:25pm

    I’m afraid I’m more excitied about the Muppets with Harry Hill than this

    • King of the weevils

      October 28th, 2011 - 8:47am

      You’re not the only one! I’m more excited about russell howards good news

    • Commander Strax

      October 28th, 2011 - 5:08pm

      me like muppet

  • Commander Strax

    October 27th, 2011 - 5:41pm

    anymore xmas spical news?

    P.S.the adventures of tintin:the scert of the unicorn is writtern by STEVEN MOFFAT

    • 11matt

      October 27th, 2011 - 5:47pm

      is that true

    • King of the weevils

      October 27th, 2011 - 6:12pm

      Yes but he quit halfway through the making of tintin to work on Doctor Who but Steven Spielberg was fine with that as he’s a massive whovian

    • dalek eternal

      October 27th, 2011 - 6:15pm

      its by steven spielberg not moffat i scene the trailer in the cinema today when i saw johny english reborn

    • C@A

      October 27th, 2011 - 6:19pm

      Steven Moffat was one of the early screenwriters for the film (if you notice in the trailer it lists 4 of the writers, one of them it includes is Moffat himself), but he had to drop out in 2008/2009 because of his new commitment as producer for Doctor Who.

    • matt smithy

      October 27th, 2011 - 9:44pm

      i sore tintin today. it was very good. steven moffat didn’t wright it. the screenplay was done by him. however, i belevie he added a few things in. for example, when the captain jumps from a building he shouts “GERONIMO” and there alot of fez’s in the film… fez’s are cool.

  • 11matt

    October 27th, 2011 - 5:34pm

    cant wait for preview clip

  • crazy

    October 27th, 2011 - 5:20pm

    I am sorry some posts of my name is wrong it should be crazy guy not crazy

  • crazy

    October 27th, 2011 - 5:19pm

    I cant wait I love the children in need programs and dose anybody know if there will be an outnumbered sketch

  • Adam

    October 27th, 2011 - 4:57pm


  • tardistik

    October 27th, 2011 - 3:56pm

    i thought they would

  • Commander Strax

    October 27th, 2011 - 3:10pm



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