A holiday special is an TV show episode or a movie in a universe which relates to a specific major out-of-Universe holiday (usually, Christmas) and is shown around the holiday time.

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Looking for the name of a recent Christmas special

I saw a Christmas special either last year or the year before and I'd like to watch it again this year. However, I can't remember the name. I saw it either in the US or in New Zealand. I don't ...
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Christmas on other planets in Doctor Who?

In the Christmas special episode Voyage of the Damned, people on Titanic are throwing a party for Christmas. But, why would they party if they are from another planet (and consequently not Christian)?...
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Why does the Doctor celebrate Christmas?

Why does the Doctor celebrate Christmas? Why not Hanukkah, or kwanza or some Gallifreyan holiday? Canon answer if possible, not just: the BBC celebrates it, thats why.