Below are my picks of the most notable new shows, returning or premiering on UK screens over the next 7 days...
Our Guy in Latvia (Channel 4, 9pm) Documentary where Guy Martin travels to the Baltics to uncover the truth about his Latvian grandfather Walter Kidals.
The World's Most Expensive Christmas (Channel 4, 9pm) Documentary about suppliers for the super-rich.
Love You to Death: A Year of Domestic Violence (BBC2, 9pm) Documentary about abuse in the home, and the awful statistic that seven women are killed each month by their own husbands in the UK.
★ The Great British Bake Off Christmas Masterclass (BBC2, 9pm) Festive special where Bake Off judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood provide step-by-step recipes for Christmas grub.
The Nation's Favourite Bond Song (ITV, 9pm) Countdown of the UK's 20 best-loved Bond songs, including Wings, Duran Duran, a-Ha, and Adele.
First Dates at Christmas (Channel 4, 9pm) Festive special of the fly-on-the-wall dating show.
Very British Problems at Christmas (Channel 4, 10pm) Special edition of the lighthearted show were famous people tell anecdotes about the various things that frustrate Brits at Christmas.
Queen: From Rags to Rhapsody (BBC4, 10pm) Documentary on the British rock band's early years.
★ The Sound of Music: Live (ITV, 7.30pm) Stage musical version of the hit movie, broadcast live. Starring Kara Tointon, Julian Ovenden, Alexander Armstrong, Maria Friedman, Mel Giedroyc & Katherine Kelly.
Bear Goes Wild with Barack Obama (Channel 4, 8pm) Survivalist special with the President of the USA trekking across Alaskan wilderness.
Live at the Apollo: Christmas Special (BBC1, 10.10pm) A festive special ends this eleventh series of the stand-up show. Featuring Nina Conti, Tanyalee Davis, Hal Cruttenden & Josh Widdicombe.