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Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings

Victoria Wood serves up a large helping of Christmas comedy, with an impressive list of celebrities appearing in a wide range of pastiches.

Victoria Wood serves up a great big Christmas pudding of a show, stuffed full of stars in plum roles. An impressive list of celebrities pop up in a series of pastiches, ranging from a big band show from the 50s to a period Dickens saga. There is also a tale about a northern brass band and a documentary aboard a cruise liner.

The all-star cast includes Alan Rickman, Julie Walters, Pete Postlethwaite, Celia Imrie, James Bolam, Delia Smith, Richard E Grant, Derek Jacobi, Bill Patterson, Geraldine McEwan, Billie Piper, H from Steps, Michael Parkinson, Robert Lindsay, Hugh Laurie, Hannah Gordon, Lindsay Duncan, Bob Monkhouse, Betty Boothroyd, Angela Rippon, Alan Titchmarsh, Roger Cook and Imelda Staunton as well as other surprise guests.

52 minutes

Last on

Christmas Eve 2018 19:05

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:00

    John Barry

    Ipcress File


Role Contributor
Actor Victoria Wood
Actor Alan Rickman
Actor Julie Walters
Actor Pete Postlethwaite
Actor Celia Imrie
Actor James Bolam
Actor Delia Smith
Actor Richard E Grant
Actor Derek Jacobi
Actor Bill Paterson
Actor Geraldine McEwan
Actor Billie Piper
Actor Michael Parkinson
Actor Ian 'H' Watkins
Actor Robert Lindsay
Actor Hugh Laurie
Actor Hannah Gordon
Actor Lindsay Duncan
Actor Bob Monkhouse
Actor Betty Boothroyd
Actor Angela Rippon
Actor Alan Titchmarsh
Actor Roger Cook
Actor Imelda Staunton
Producer Jemma Rodgers
Producer Victoria Wood
Director John Birkin
Executive Producer Phil McIntyre
Executive Producer Jon Plowman


  • Christmas Day 2000 21:15
  • Mon 21 Dec 2009 22:00
  • Mon 21 Dec 2009 23:00
  • Wed 22 Dec 2010 20:05
  • Christmas Day 2011 23:30
  • Sun 23 Dec 2012 19:35
  • Christmas Eve 2014 19:10
  • Christmas Eve 2018 19:05