Although I bet you’ve all been singing FIVE GOOOLD RIIINGS already and as the 12 days of Christmas starts tomorrow, on December 25th, we’ve got a little run down of the best Christmas episodes to watch from those folks over at Sky Box Sets… alongside with some clips to get you even more into the festive spirit. Feel free to grab some actual spirits, or ale, to help you along as well.
Coming up is the likes of Grey’s Anatomy, How I Met Your Mother, House, Inbetweeners, Mad Men, Modern Family, Trollied, West Wing, Nashville, Gavin & Stacey, Benidorm and Friday Night Dinner and let’s start on that final one and ‘The 12 episodes of Christmas‘…
Friday Night Dinner
Season 2 Episode 7
It’s Christmas Day. Mum has made a fantastic Christmas dinner. The boys are delighted that Grandma is coming round, but horrified that Dad’s mother, ‘Horrible Grandma’ – is coming too.
Season 2 Episode 12
Christmas hits Seattle, with Izzie caring for a man who fell from his roof while hanging decorations. Meanwhile, Cristina helps perform a heart transplant on a depressed boy, and George has to contend with the family from Hell.
How I Met Your Mother
Season 2 Episode 11
A rift forms between Lily and Ted after they find an old answering machine message where Ted badmouths Lily after she left Marshall. They need a Christmas miracle to get through this.
Season 1 Episode 6
The iconic ‘Too Jazzy’ episode as the boys try on suits to the Christmas Party.
As the only person to have volunteered for the job, Will is elected Chairman of the Organization Party for the end of term Christmas bash and ropes the other three boys into being his assistants.
Season 4 Episode 2
Freddy returns with a valuable new client, the firm reluctantly throws a Christmas party for its most important client, and Don prepares for his first Christmas away from his children.
Season 7 Episode 9
Gloria makes plans for the family to have a “White Christmas,” but the weather does not cooperate. Jay makes a decision about the future of his business. Alex makes a new friend. Haley and Andy continue to fool around in secret.
Christmas Special 2013
Julie is offered the manager’s job at Widnes. Leighton and Colin are at war with the local boy scouts. Geri Halliwell turns up to do her Christmas shopping. Heavy snow causes disruption for all.
Season 1 Episode 10
As The White House celebrated the holidays, the president shuts down department stores to get his Christmas shopping done.
Season 3 Episode 9
The Episode sees Rayna to pull out all stops in self – promotion, this time to agreeing to do a televised Christmas Special ‘Baby its cold Outside’ song from her home for charity, with Luke and the Children.
Gavin and Stacey
Xmas special 2008
As everyone spends Christmas together, Gavin and Stacey have a startling announcement. Contains Everyone’s off to the Shipman’s’ this year, and Smithy can’t wait to spend his first Christmas with baby Neil. All doesn’t go to plan, however, as an unexpected visitors turn up. There’s also a behind-the-scenes special to keep your eyes peeled for during the festive period.
The Garveys arrive in Benidorm to spend Christmas with Madge and Mel at their palatial villa but Mel is absent, apparently stuck in Morocco on business.
Season 4 Episode 10
As the team runs tests to determine what caused a woman to have sudden paralysis of the hands, the rest of her system begins to shut down; the team participates in a gift exchange with a twist, courtesy of House.