Christmas in one of the world's most glamorous capitals

Watch Christmas in London on BBC Select

London has to be one of the most Christmassy places on the planet. The ancient streets, historic buildings and memories of Dickens tales imbue it with a festive glow.

This glorious Chritmas travel documentary looks at the city’s rich yuletide history, plus fascinating information on how London celebrates the festive season, from the installation of the Oxford Street lights to Christmas mass at Westminster Abbey.

Watch Christmas in London and more acclaimed documentaries on BBC Select today. Restrictions apply*.

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