It’s officially 2012, but seeing as the wisemen still have 6 days to show up, it’s still technically Christmas – the seventh day, in fact. Keep an eye out for any stray swans. They’ll only act as a beacon for the forthcoming milk maids, pipers, drummers, dancing ladies and leaping lords.
Here’s playlist with all twelve of the Peter Cook/Ludovic Kennedy A Life In Pieces sketches from 1990 featuring the always-hilarious Arthur Streeb-Greebling. Each day is five minutes of inspired nonesense. British absurdism at its best.