- 19:00Happy Holidays with Bing and Frank
Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby come together with Christmas songs old and new.
- 19:30Whisky Galore!
A Scotch-laden ship runs aground off the coast of the Outer Hebrides.
- 20:50Top of the PopsA Christmas Cracker
A selection of hit Christmas songs from yesteryear.
- 21:00Inspector MontalbanoSeries 2: 8. Paper Moon
A distressed woman reports the disappearance of her brother, who is then found murdered.
- 22:50Country Queens at the BBC
With Bobbie Gentry, Anne Murray, Emmylou Harris, Tammy Wynette, Crystal Gayle and more.
- 23:50Country Kings at the BBC
The Everly Brothers, Jerry Lee Lewis, Garth Brooks, Willie Nelson, Glen Campbell and more.
- 00:50Dolly Parton: Platinum Blonde
Profile of the singer and actress. With contributions from friends, family and colleagues.
- 01:55Sounds of the EightiesEpisode 5
Teardrop Explodes, Orange Juice, Robert Wyatt, Aztec Camera, Billy Bragg and the Fall.
- 02:20The Heart of Country: How Nashville Became Music City USA
Biography of Nashville, the city that has been the hub of country music since 1925.