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26th Dec 2017

Here are the best shows and movies on TV on St Stephen’s Day

Leftover turkey sandwich with a side of great TV.

Laura Holland


Grab a leftover turkey sandwich, a cup of tea and relax while you watch some classics on TV.

Resume your position on the couch for St Stephen’s Day for another lazy day in front of the TV.

Here’s what we’ll be watching on St Stephen’s Day:

Racing From Leopardstown – RTÉ 2 – 1pm

Back to the Future – RTÉ One – 1:35pm

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – RTÉ 2 – 3:30pm

Raider of the Lost Ark – RTÉ One – 3:40pm

Mary Poppins – BBC One – 3:45pm

Jurassic World – RTÉ One – 6:25pm

Snow Bears – BBC One – 6:30pm

Kate Winslet narrates this wonderful documentary which follows two polar bear cubs and their mother.

Big Fat Quiz of the Year 2017 – Channel 4 – 9pm

The Nathan Carter Christmas Special – RTÉ One – 9:20pm

The Nathan Carter Christmas Special will see the country star joined by a host of special guests for a night of music, including performances from Spice Girl Melanie C and Una Healy.

Meanwhile in soapland, EastEnders is on RTÉ One at 8:30pm, and TV3 is showing Emmerdale at 7pm and Coronation Street at 9pm.