Miss Marple, Benidorm take centre stage for ITV 1 Christmas

Murder On The Orient Express, Miss Marple and hit comedy Benidorm will take centre stage across the festive period on ITV 1.


Although specific dates are yet to be confirmed, ITV 1 has revealed a selection of programmes that will take centre stage. Poirot: Murder On The Orient Express sees the return of David Suchet as Poirot and an array of top class actors such as Hugh Bonneville and Dame Eileen Atkins. A documentary will also air taking a look at the mystery of the Orient Express and will be hosted by David Suchet.


Sir David Jason and Alison Steadman star in a new one-off drama Come Rain Or Shine. There are two Miss Marple specials, The Secret Of Chimneys and The Blue Geranium. More details on these are expected soon.

Special guests walk the beach in Benidorm. The Christmas special will see the Garvey family and the rest of the usual gang back for some extra special treats. An All Star Family Fortunes Christmas Special will see This Morning and Emmerdale go head to head. Children’s Hospital at Christmas will kick off the new series of the show. Lorraine Kelly takes us around the hospital and how staff, patients and families cope at Christmas time. Coronation Street and Emmerdale will as usual take centre stage across the festive period.


More programmes and exact details are expected to be released this week.