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Monday, 3 December 2012 - Reported by Chuck Foster
New Zealand channel Prime have announced that it will broadcast the Doctor Who Christmas Special The Snowmen on 26th December 2012, less than twenty-four hours after its premiere in the United Kingdom.

Reported via their Facebook page, this news also marks the closest transmission of a new episode of Doctor Who in the country to its UK transmission since the series returned in 2005.


In summary, transmission of The Snowmen is now confirmed for these dates:
United Kingdom : Tuesday   25th December, time tbc     BBC One
United States : Tuesday 25th December, 9:00pm ET BBC America
Canada : Tuesday 25th December, 9:00pm ET SPACE
Australia : Wednesday 26th December, 7:30pm ABC1
New Zealand : Wednesday 26th December, time tbc Prime

(with thanks to Paul Scoones)