Graham Norton, Tess Daly, Mel Giedroyc and Ade Adepitan introduce guest appearances from the nation's most-loved celebrities, helping raise money for disadvantaged children and young people across the UK. Including an EastEnders edition of Strictly Come Dancing, in which Ricky Champ, Louisa Lytton, Maisie Smith and Rudolph Walker compete for the Pudsey Glitterball. Ricky is partnered with Luba Mushtuk, Louisa with Gorka Marquez, Maisie with Kevin Clifton and Rudolph with Nancy Wu. Plus, studio performances from West End shows Big and Circus 1903, the Children in Need Choir singing live up and down the country, a visit from Doctor Who, a Star Wars spectacular, the long-awaited return of children's favourite Crackerjack, Countryfile presenters as never witnessed before and a special surprise courtesy of the England football team. Featuring regular reports of fundraising efforts around the regions.