(POSSIBLE SPOILERS) 2012 Christmas Special name revealed!

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Troy Baker - Posted on 19 November 2012

The title of the Christams special has been released on the BBC's "Doctor Who" website. The title given in the article is The Snowmen.


You can read about what little is known about the episode here:



They also have a gallery of pictures from the episode as well. You can view them from the link in the stpry or use this link:



And if that wasn't enough, the mini-sode from the "Children in Need" special can be found in the story or you can use the link here:





...the trailer that was used in the "Children in Need" special can be found in the article or use the link here:




NOTE: We get confirmation from the trailer about Jenna-Louise Colemann's name in the series. We hear the Doctor ask for her name and it is CLARA (White text).



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The BBC America website has stated that the Christmas special, The Snowmen will air on Tuesday, December 25th at 9:00PM (EST).


The name is of the new companion is confirmed in the article, so if you don't want to be spoiled be aware of that being in the story.


You can read the story here:




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The BBC America and BBC websites have released new images for the upcoming special "The Snowmen"


Here is the movie-poster style picture for the special:


You can find the image with (a couple more) at:



(above image without words)


BBC America:


(site where above picture comes from)


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On the BBC's website they have announced the time the special will be aired on Christmas. The info come through the "Tweet box" concering upcoming news.


Here it is:

We can confirm that this year’s #DoctorWho Christmas Special, The Snowmen, will premiere on BBC One at 5.15pm on Christmas Day.  


So there you have it - 5:15PM (GMT) in the UK and (as we already know) 9:00PM (EST) in the US (on BBC America).



The TARDIS Newsroom has also reported the airing of the upcoming special to air in:

Canada - Dec. 25 at 9:00PM (EST) on SPACE


Australia - Dec. 26 at 7:30PM on ABC

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