To celebrate the first year of It’s A Stampede!, every day for 365 days I am presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

December 25th – Merry Christmas! I hope you’re having a great day.

On this day in 1988, The Empire Strikes Back makes its UK TV debut. The film is shown on ITV at 3:55pm.

More tomorrow…