FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin

With 25th and 26th December falling on a Saturday and Sunday respectively, the 27th and 28th December were public holidays, so BBC One’s festive symbol remained on air until the end of the broadcasting day on 28th December.

VIDEO: BBC One closedown. Announcer: Peter Brook. TX DATE: 29th December 1982. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 24796-01.

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[00:00:00] CLOCK: with a quick time check and reminder about BBC Radio 2’s overnight service, it’s goodnight from BBC One.

[00:00:26] IDENT: the festive BBC One symbol for 1982, accompanied by the National Anthem.

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FEATURE IMAGE:
PICTURED: BBC One clock. COPYRIGHT: BBC.

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