So bonfire night has been and gone, the days are getting shorter and the nights are growing darker in the lead up to Christmas. You’ve finished your assignments and you’re well on the way to finishing your Christmas shopping too…

What better to do than to put your feet up and tuck into our Winter Watching playlist with some of our festive favourites from TV and radio!

From the classic jolly holiday movies like Home Alone, Love Actually and the Snowman, all the way to the Two Ronnies and Top Gear Christmas specials, we’ve got everything you need to get you in the holiday mood!

To view the playlist simply follow this link to Box of Broadcasts. When prompted to sign in, select Edge Hill University as your home institution and log-in using your Edge Hill University username and password. It’s that easy!

But that’s not all you can do with BoB…

Box of Broadcasts is an on demand TV and radio service for education and can even be cited in your assignments. The academically-focused system enables students and staff to record from over 65 free-to-air channels including BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Four, ITV, Channel 4, Film4 and more! You can also search an extensive archive of over 2 million broadcasts from last night all the way back to the 1990’s!!

Available across all desktop, android and iOS bobdevices you can watch live, request or record programmes. What’s more you can even create clips and themed playlists of your own! It has an easy to search format that provides detailed citation data to help you with academic referencing.

BoB is intuitive and simple to use so you may find you can start straight away. However, if you need a bit of help, take a look at our online guide or watch a video tutorial.