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19 December 2023, 11:55 | Updated: 19 December 2023, 11:56
What time is King Charles III's Christmas speech and when was it filmed?
The monarch, who acceded the throne in 2022 after the death of Queen Elizabeth II, gave his first address as Monarch last year in a Christmas Day message which reflected his family's immense loss.
The Monarch's Christmas Day Speech is a tradition dating back to George V in 1932, and has been continued for 91-years since then.
Here's everything you need to know about King Charles III's Christmas speech for 2023.
The King's Speech will be broadcast on BBC One at 3:00pm on Christmas Day.
The pre-recorded message from the Monarch will be around 10 minutes long and will reflect on the past year and will send well wishes to the nation during the Christmas and New Year period.
If you miss the broadcast, you can watch the King's Speech on iPlayer following the original broadcast.
Watch The Queen record her Christmas speech
While it is not known exactly when King Charles' 2023 Christmas speech was recorded, we do know that it is recorded in advance and is not a live broadcast.
It is believed the message is recorded a matter of days before Christmas Day.
King Charles III's first Christmas speech took place in 2022, just a few months after the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
During the message, he reflected on his family's loss, saying to the nation: "Christmas is a particularly poignant time for all of us who have lost loved ones. We feel their absence at every familiar turn of the season and remember them in each cherished tradition.”