FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin

The early stages of a festive start-up on Channel 4.

VIDEO: Channel 4 start-up. Announcer: Ali Ballantyne. TX DATE: 25th December 1987. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 24988-01.

Video content

[00:00:00] IDENT: Christmas greetings from the announcer. The ident is accompanied by a festive version of the usual Four Score soundtrack.

[00:00:15] PROGRAMME MENU GRAPHIC: programmes for the morning and early afternoon.

The menu includes a visual from the channel’s not-so-obviously festive programme promotion graphics.

Acknowledgements

FEATURE IMAGE:
PICTURED: Channel 4 programme menu graphic. COPYRIGHT: Channel 4 Television Corporation.

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