FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin

The early hours of (Christmas) Holiday Monday 1981 and David Allan is putting BBC One to bed for the night.

The festive ident is still in use here, as there’s still a holiday day to come on Monday 28th December, due to the 26th December falling on a Saturday.

VIDEO: BBC One closedown. Announcer: David Allan. TX DATE: 28th December 1981. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 24533-01.

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[00:00:00] CLOCK: announcer David Allan signposts BBC Radio 2 overnight offerings before wishing viewers goodnight.

[00:00:28] IDENT: not one, but five globes for the festive ident offering in 1981.

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PICTURED: BBC One ident. COPYRIGHT: BBC.

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