20201225It’s time for your favourite festive fayre… whilst peeling the spuds and scoring those Brussels sprouts Anneka Rice provides the perfect accompaniment to Christmas morning as she presents Junior Choice live.

She’s dusted off her CD cabinet at Wogan House and will be serving up a sumptuous feast of nostalgia, novelty, comedy classics and sing-along favourites to delight… and they’ll all be chosen by the listeners. So come along and Be Our Guest joining Anneka and contacting the show at anneka@bbc.co.uk.

Junior Choice first went on air on Saturday 30 September 1967 - the first weekend of the brand new Radio 1 and Radio 2 - and was presented by Leslie Crowther. The show succeeded the old Light Programmes Children's Favourites, and in those early Radio 1 and 2 days it was a simultaneous broadcast on both stations. In February 1968 Ed, or Stewpot as he became known to children everywhere, took over as presenter and he stayed with the show for the next 11 years, until he handed the Junior Choice mantle to Tony Blackburn.

Anneka Rice invites you to "Be Her Guest" and join in with with her Festive Junior Choice