FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: TC1

Shortly after the death of Diana, Princess of Wales was confirmed, BBC One and BBC Two produced a combined service of rolling news, with generic BBC branding.

VIDEO: BBC TV continuity – Diana, Princess of Wales death. Announcer: Sally Lawrence. TX DATE: 31st August 1997. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 25571-01.

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[00:00:00] IDENT: this is believed to have been the announcement made at 7am.

[00:00:23] PROGRAMME: the opening seconds of a breakfast time BBC News programme, announcing the news of the death of Lady Diana.

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PICTURED: BBC ident. COPYRIGHT: BBC.

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