Fred finds out how to donate platelets and speaks to previous X Factor winner Sam Bailey.
It wouldn't be Christmas without them - comedy duo The Krankies chat to Fred MacAulay.
Astronaut Chris Hadfield joins Fred MacAulay and Jonathan Watson pops in.
Richard Gordon sits in for Fred MacAulay and hears from Strictly star Brendan Cole.
Fred MacAulay asks listeners who they want to give a thumbs up.
Fred finds out how to make an excellent hot gin cocktail for the cold Christmas period.
Fred finds out about pollution hotspots in Scotland and talks to Ian Hislop.
Harry Hill starts looking toward the festive period with Fred MacAulay.
Fred wants listeners to tell him in five words what they are doing at the weekend.
Fred MacAulay is joined by comedian Frank Skinner and the latest Apprentice evictee.