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Vicar of Dibley Christmas special announced

by Press Association

Dawn French will reprise her role in The Vicar Of Dibley for a Christmas special, the BBC has announced.

French will be back on screen as Geraldine Granger in 'The Vicar Of Dibley In Lockdown'. 

She said: “Back in the dog collar, back in Dibley and back on your telly at Christmas. I couldn’t be happier. Bless you.”

The show’s writer, Richard Curtis, said: “Like every village in the country, there’s been a lot happening in Dibley this year – and Dawn has got a lot to say about it.”

According to TV critic Scott Bryan, there will be three ten-minute episodes with the vicar's musings on lockdown. 

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