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Gordon Ramsay to cook Christmas meal live on TV

Gordon Ramsay
Image caption Ramsay will cook smoked salmon parcels, turkey with herb butter, and trifle

Chef Gordon Ramsay will cook a turkey dinner live on TV as part of Channel 4's Christmas line-up.

Gordon's Christmas Cookalong Live will encourage viewers to cook with Ramsay to create a festive three-course meal on Christmas Day.

Alan Carr will host a two-hour programme on New Year's Eve from 2200 GMT.

A Made in Chelsea Christmas special and a My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding one-off will also be broadcast.

Jamie Oliver will showcase Christmas party food and traditional classics while Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's festive ingredients will include wild boar and greylag geese.

Jon Snow's 2011, meanwhile, will see the news broadcaster look back on some of the biggest stories of the year.

Channel 4's film line-up will feature Woody Allen movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Elf, Fred Claus and The Muppet Christmas Carol.

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