Children in Need

Fun for all in the build-up to this year's  Children in Need extravaganza...

BBC Two, Sunday 12th November, Big Life Fix: Children in Need Special. Simon Reeve joins some of the UK's leading designers and engineers as they attempt to build ingenious solutions to help children in need.

BBC One, Monday 13th November, Children in Need Rocks the 80s. A star-studded line-up celebrates the decade which saw BBC Children in Need's first major appeal. Hosted by Fearne Cotton and Sara Cox, with Roman Kemp capturing all the excitement backstage. In Related news, Katie Melua is to release this year’s official BBC Children in Need single, ‘Fields of Gold’. Sneak preview here.

BBC One, Wednesday 15th November, DIY SOS: The Million Pound Build for Children in Need. The team descend on Swansea to build a centre and supported housing for young people in care and leaving care. 

BBC Two, Friday 17th November, Weakest Link Celebrity Special for Children in Need. Seven brave celebrities face the "Queen of Mean",  Anne Robinson as they battle to win up to £15,000 for Children in Nee. 

BBC One, Friday 17th November, Children in Need 2017. The big night has arrived with Tess Daly and Ade Adepitan presenting all the fun. Highlights include a look ahead to the Doctor Who Christmas special and The cast of EastEnders as you've never seen them before, singing their way round the Square in a show-stopping musical medley. 


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