FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin
The recording includes the 9.25pm BBC One junction (partial).
[00:00:00] IDENT: Richard Straker introduces the latest Children in Need update.
[00:00:09] PROGRAMME: minimalist titles here from the early years of the show.
Simpler times and not quite the glitzy entertainment show that it would go on to become.
At this point, Children in Need was mostly merely a series of short updates throughout the evening. This clip is from a five-minute update just after the Nine o’Clock News.
PICTURED: Children in Need opening titles. COPYRIGHT: BBC.