FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin

The opening sequence for News Review – the BBC’s review of the week’s main news stories, with subtitles for the hard of hearing.

VIDEO: BBC Two continuity and News Review opening titles. Announcer: Linda Thomas. TX DATE: 1982. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 25428-01.

Video content

[00:00:00] IDENT: the BBC Two announcer links into the programme.

[00:00:10] PROGRAMME: the opening titles comprised visuals from some of the week’s main stories. The programme title and sub-title were also overlaid, as well as the name of the presenter.

The on-screen subtitles were created by an Anchor character generator.

Acknowledgements

FEATURE IMAGE:
PICTURED: News Review opening titles. COPYRIGHT: BBC.

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