The Nation's Favourite Carol

Christmas Day, 1pm-3pm. John Brunning reveals the nation's 30 favourite carols, as voted for by you.

Over the last three weeks, we’ve been encouraging you to vote for your favourite Christmas carol. More than 33,000 of you voted and this afternoon, John Brunning counts down this year’s top 30.

Join John from 1pm, with that all-important Number 1 revealed just before The Queen’s Speech at 3pm.

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