This unique radio celebration of Christmas was broadcast on the BBC on Christmas Day, 1957, with live hookups throughout the British Isles. Included are carols, hymns, mummers' play excerpts, skiffle bands, public house sing-songs, prayers, rhymes, a calypso, and even a bit of West African highlife. A holiday call at your door in carol and custom featuring Shirley Collins, Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger, Seamus Ennis, A.L. Lloyd, Flora MacNeil, Cyril Tawney and many, many more. All previously unreleased (except one track).