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Children in Need 2017

Children in Need 2017 was a campaign held in the United Kingdom to raise money for the charity Children in Need. It was the 38th Children in Need appeal show which was broadcast live on BBC One on the evening of Friday 17 November until the early hours of Saturday 18 November.

Children in Need 2017
GenreTelethon
Presented by
Narrated byAlan Dedicoat
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
Production
Production location(s)BBC Elstree Centre
Camera setupMultiple
Running time7:30 pm–3:00am
Release
Original network
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Original release13-18 November 2017
Chronology
Preceded byChildren in Need 2016
Followed byChildren in Need 2018
External links
Website

Greg James and Russell Kane didn't return for the 2017 telethon, and were replaced by Mel Giedroyc[1]

TelethonEdit

The culmination of Children in Need 2017 was broadcast on BBC One on 17 November from the BBC Elstree Centre. It was the longest Children In Need with the show running seven and half hours finishing at 03:00 making it the longest appeal show.

PresentersEdit

Show Date Timeslots Presenters Channel(s)
Children in Need Rocks the 80s 13 November 2017 20:30-22:00 Fearne Cotton
Sara Cox
Roman Kemp (backstage)
BBC One
BBC One HD
The One Show 17 November 2017 19:00-19:30 Alex Jones
Greg James
Main show 19:30-20:30 Tess Daly
Ade Adepitan
20:30-22:00 Graham Norton
Mel Giedroyc
The Weakest Link Celebrity Special for Children in Need 22:00-22:40 Anne Robinson BBC Two
BBC Two HD
Main show 17/18 November 2017 22:40-00:30 Marvin Humes
Rochelle Humes
Matt Edmondson
BBC One
BBC One HD
DIY SOS: The Million Pound Build for Children in Need 18 November 2017 00:30-01:30 Nick Knowles BBC One
BBC One HD
Children in Need Rocks the 80s (repeat) 01:30-03:00 Fearne Cotton
Sara Cox
Roman Kemp
(backstage)
BBC One
BBC One HD


FeaturesEdit

TotalsEdit

Time Amount (£)
20:31 £11,729,538
21:58 £33,698,156
00:43 £50,168,562

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mel Giedroyc joins the Children in Need presenting team". radiotimes.com. Retrieved 10 November 2017.

External linksEdit