The BBC has confirmed the airtime for the 2012 Doctor Who Christmas special; 'The Snowmen'.
The episode will air at 5:15pm on BBC One, and will be 1 hour long.
Christmas Eve 1892 and the falling snow is the stuff of fairy-tales. When the fairy-tale becomes a nightmare and a chilling menace threatens Earth, an unorthodox young governess, Clara, calls on the Doctor for help.
But the Doctor is in mourning, reclusive and determined not to engage in the problems of the universe.
As old friends return, will the Doctor really abandon humankind or will he fight to save the world – and Christmas – from the icy clutches of this mysterious menace.
+ The Snowmen will air on Christmas Day on BBC One at 5:15pm in the UK.
+ The Snowmen will air on Christmas Day on BBC America at 9/8c in the USA.
+ The Snowmen will air on Christmas Day on Space at 9e/6p in Canada.
+ The Snowmen will air on Proclamation Day (26th December) on ABC1 at 7:30pm in Australia.
+ The Snowmen will air on Boxing Day (26th December) on Prime at Time TBC in New Zealand.