FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: NC1
Listening to this start-up from Border, it’s crazy to think this was 1985.
The same three tunes had been part of this routine since 1964:
- Chi-Chi (Keith Papworth);
- The Bingola (Vivian Ellis);
- Keltic Prelude March (L. E. DeFrancesco).
[00:00:00] GRAPHIC: IBA/Border-branding. The voice heard at [00:02:08] is that of Allan Cartner: “This is Border Television – broadcasting to Cumbria, South Scotland, the Isle of Man and North and West Northumberland from the Caldbeck, Selkirk and associated transmitters of the Independent Broadcasting Authority.”
[00:04:18] IDENT: Border Television. At [00:05:26] Clive Champney welcomes viewers to Sunday on Border TV before introducing Gardening Time.
ITV Border, ITV plc UK: Scottish/English Border 1980s Full Junction, Graphic, Ident, Standard Presentation, Start-Up ITV Border: September 1971 - September 1989 Allan Cartner, Clive Champney
PICTURED: Border/IBA start-up graphic. COPYRIGHT: ITV plc.