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Home for the Holidays? Watch some Telly!

Christmas is right around the corner, which means it’s time for some long-awaited R&R and a break from the daily grind! If you’re looking forward to putting your feet up with a box of festive chocolates positioned strategically close to hand and some prime Christmas viewing to enjoy, then you won’t be disappointed. This season, Christmas telly gets better than ever – with a schedule packed with dazzling drama and sizzling-hot entertainment for grown-ups, animated fun for kids, and fantastic movies for all the family to enjoy.

With so much to look forward to, you’d better get your Christmas TV sorted out now, and check out the fantastic HD channels you get with Virgin Media – there’s something for everyone, so you can make sure there are no arguments over the remote this year!

Family entertainment to sink your teeth into

Don’t miss out on the chance to catch all your Christmas family favourites, as the  season’s most eagerly awaited dramas, soaps and reality shows will be screened on the main HD channels. From BBC’s Doctor Who Christmas Special (can’t wait!!) and the return of super-sleuth Sherlock (yay!) to glorious drama on ITV’s Downton Abbey, few will be disappointed.

The latest blockbusters – in your own home cinema

The great range of movie channels on offer make enjoying Christmas films even better this year, with a huge a huge selection of films from spectacular Hollywood blockbusters old and new plus World Cinema extravaganzas, to gripping indie films on FilmFour HD, there’s definitely something for everyone to enjoy.

Even if you don’t have the latest movie channels on your package, that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on all the silver screen action – just switch over to the latest HD channels from favourites like BBC, ITV and Channel 4 – and get yourself set up for the movie marathon of the year. With family favourites like Toy Story 3, Cars 2 and Gnomeo and Juliet lined up, you can feel confident that the kids will be kept happy through the hols – now all you need to do is crack open the popcorn, put your feet up and enjoy.

All the top sports direct to your living room

Enjoy the highlights of 2013’s sporting seasons in great definition, as HD sports channels let you re-live every kick, pass and volley in the comfort of your own home. From Andy Murray’s summertime Wimbledon success to football’s Championship and Premier League matches, it’s the perfect time to savour those past victories, and whet your appetite for an exciting sporting year to come.

All in all, there’s a veritable feast of TV laid out for you this year – and this is the kind you can gorge on without piling on the pounds or overdoing it!