It's time to say farewell to Derek

Ricky Gervais joins us ahead of an hour long Derek Christmas Special in which we'll say farewell to Ricky's comedy character.

He'll be telling us why it's time to bring an end to the series, how the show is planning to tug on your heart strings, and what he's planning to get up to next.

Festive fun with Union J

They shot to fame as contestants on The X Factor now, two years on, Union J are flying high. With three Top 10 singles and a sell-out tour already under their belts, Josh, JJ, George and Jaymi came within a whisker of getting their first No 1 earlier this month.

Today, to celebrate our last show before Christmas, the boys talk to us about why 2014 has been such a great year for them and they'll open the show with a fabulously festive performance of It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas.

MUSIC: Union J's single and album You Got It All are out now

It's definitely not the end of Mrs Brown's Boys

Mrs Brown's Boys star Brendan O'Carroll has quashed rumours the hit show is coming to an end.

Crossed wires saw fans become concerned the show, which attracted 10 million viewers for its Christmas special last year and spawned a movie in the summer, could be getting the chop.

But Brendan swiftly cleared things up on today's show: "It was a misunderstanding. My son mentioned we'd finished but he was referring to this year's Christmas special not the show.