FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin
Simpler times and not quite the glitzy entertainment show that it would go on to become.
[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.
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.