Christmas 2014: Four holiday dramas to relish

Check out the very best dramas the festive season has to offer

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Black Mirror Christmas Special - Channel 4

This festive addition to Charlie Brooker’s Twilight Zone-ish anthology series stars Don Draper: need we say more?

Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death - Sky 1

“Funnier than Midsomer Murders” might be the pitch for this adaptation of M C Beaton’s detective series about an amateur Cotswolds sleuth.

Mapp and Lucia - BBC1

Anna Chancellor and Miranda Richardson wafting around as eccentric 1930s socialites in a three-part adaptation of E F Benson’s cult novels written by Steve Pemberton? We are not worthy ...

Marco Polo - Netflix

Diverging from their edgy reputation, the streaming website are going full swashbuckler with this Weinstein production about the 13th-century explorer, which will be on-site from 12 December.