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The festive season is a family affair in this feature-length special.

There’s always someone in every family who goes just that bit too OTT with the yuletide decorations, and for the Royals that’s Prince Albert, who gleefully declares that Christmas is his favourite time of the year!

This treat of a festive episode sees the consort decorate every available surface with baubles, lights and trees and take the family skating and sledging.

But Victoria struggles to summon up any Christmas cheer until she’s given the gift of a little African girl, Sarah, who she tries to make part of her family.

Meanwhile, below stairs, there’s a lively servants’ ball and, as snooty Penge makes an investment for his future, Skerrett gets some financial news of her own…