Carry On Christmas
A number of panto-esque Carry On TV specials, the Carry On Christmas programmes are the ultimate saucy Yuletide romp
- 1969 - 1973
- 4 (4 series)
- Sid James, Terry Scott, Charles Hawtrey, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Bresslaw, Kenneth Connor, Hattie Jacques, Peter Butterworth and Joan Sims
- Talbot Rothwell, Sid Colin and Dave Freeman
- Ronnie Baxter, Alan Tarrant and Ronald Fouracre
- Peter Eton, Alan Tarrant and Gerald Thomas
In 1969, the gang retell Dickens' classic tale A Christmas Carol in their own pantomime style.
The black and white 1970 programme sees Barbara Windsor starring as the young Jim Hawkins in a typically bawdy retelling of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island.
1972 sees the members of an eating and drinking club regaling each other with tales ranging from a pantomime rendition of Aladdin to an imperial misadventure.
Finally, the 1973 special sees Sid James star as a department store Father Christmas, pondering different celebrations of the festive season throughout the ages.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- Live audience
- Last repeat
- Sunday 28th December 2014 at 10:20am on C5