Christmas TV 2019: the best shows and specials to watch on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

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From Gavin and Stacey to Dracula, your guide on what to watch over Christmas and New Year

In a television landscape where there is so much choice - not just the terrestrial TV services, but a plethora of on-demand ones, too, deciding what to watch can be difficult. The addition of BritBox and Apple TV+ this year, in addition to Netflix and Amazon Prime, has only made the decision even harder. And add the Christmas schedules to the mix and it's enough to make your head explode.

So, here are our top 10 picks of the best TV shows and Christmas specials for those long nights ensconced on the couch:

1. Gavin and Stacey Christmas Special (BBC One), 8.30pm, Christmas Day

The Shipmans and the Wests gather for Christmas in Wales Credit: Tom Jackson/PA

I三级成人视频n a somewhat lacklustre Christmas TV schedule, this show in which we catch up with well-loved families is a genuine gem....

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