CITV’s 2001’s notwithstanding, Swap Shop has been off the air for about 25 years. Apparently, there’s a festive one-off in the offing:

In a similarly nostalgic vein, Noel Edmonds will be reunited with Keith Chegwin, Maggie Philbin and John Craven for a one-off edition of Swap Shop to trawl through 30 years of Saturday morning children’s television.

(the Guardian)

I’m not entirely sure how I feel about this. Most likely I’ll be in Dublin anyway, and the point will be moot.