Victoria Wood's Mid Life Christmas. Victoria Wood. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Victoria Wood's Mid Life Christmas

BBC One sketch show. 3 episodes (1 series), 2009 - 2010. Stars Victoria Wood, Stephen Mear, Gina Bramhill, Delia Smith, Jayne Torvill, Christopher Dean, Anton Du Beke and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Victoria Wood's Mid-Life Christmas

Victoria Wood returns with a 60-minute special for BBC One featuring sketches, personal injury commercials, unlikely sporting events and a dance number bringing together the killer combo of midriff bulge and Busby Berkeley.

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Victoria Wood's Mid Life Christmas. Image shows from L to R: Julie Walters, Victoria Wood. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Victoria Wood returns with a 60-minute special for BBC One featuring sketches, personal injury commercials, unlikely sporting events and a dance number bringing together the killer combo of midriff bulge and Busby Berkeley. There's also the further adventures of soap star Bo Beaumont, played by Victoria's long-term collaborator Julie Walters.

According to Victoria: "Christmas can be a difficult time for those struggling with that bonnet-free wasteland between the last Lark Rise and the next Cranford." So, Victoria fills the gap with Lark Pies To Cranchesterford, which tells the story of young Araminty as she leaves her rural hamlet for a job in the Post and Potato Office.

Among the host of stars joining Victoria Wood this Christmas are Julie Walters, Delia Smith, Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, Reece Shearsmith and Anton du Beke.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 24th December 2009
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
60 minutes

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