The festive season is coming early with a TV channel which will be exclusively playing Christmas films launching on 23 September.

Christmas fans can get in a solid 3 months worth of viewing, with the channel playing the likes of Elf, Love Actually, The Grinch and Home Alone all day every day.

GREAT! Movies Christmas will temporarily replace GREAT! Movies Classic TV channel from Thursday, 23 September, through to Tuesday,  4 January.

Christmas Films Home Alone

The channel – which is available for free on Freeview, Sky, Virgin and Freesat –  will not only be airing the classics, but a number of free-to-watch premieres. There will be exclusive showings of Mariah Carey’s A Christmas MelodyCall Me Claus starring Whoopi Goldberg and more.

We think it’s time to stock up on the mince pies, crack open the Quality Street and embrace our Christmas spirit!

GREAT! Movies Christmas will be available to access on Freeview: 51, Sky: 319, Virgin: 424, and Freesat: 303.