AWARDS: Freesat Awards Announced Tonight - The Day Of The Doctor Nominated

The winners of the Freesat Free TV Awards in association with TV Times are revealed tonight in a ceremony hosted by comedian and writer Marcus Brigstocke. It's Freesat's biggest celebration ever of Free TV in the UK with 50 shortlisted entries competing in ten categories

Best Of British
TV programme or series
  • Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway – ITV
  • Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor - BBC One
  • Downton Abbey – ITV
  • Sherlock – BBC One
  • Strictly Come Dancing – BBC One

For more details and to see the nominees in all categories visit the Freesat website

The Doctor Who 50th anniversary special The Day Of The Doctor is shortlisted in the Best Of British (TV Programme or Series) category. The celebratory episode that aired in November last year stars David Tennant, Matt Smith and John Hurt as three incarnations of the Doctor alongside Jenna Coleman, Billie Piper, Jemma Redgrave and Joanna Page. 

Viewers in the UK will be able to watch a repeat broadcast of The Day Of The Doctor on BBC Three this Friday

For more information about The Day Of The Doctor, please see our website