FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: TC1
The opening titles/headlines from an edition of BBC Midlands Today in summer 1997.
[00:00:00] IDENT: can you identify the local announcer who introduces the programme?
[00:00:08] PROGRAMME: these titles were first seen in 1995 and were replaced again within months of the edition featured here.
The main headline relates to the trial of Tracie Andrews, for the murder of her fiance Lee Harvey.
- A councillor is found in her garden with severe burns. Her husband – a fellow councillor – has been charged.
- The biggest junior tennis championship in Europe gets underway in the Midlands, with everybody wanting to be another Henman.
BBC, BBC One Midlands UK: Central England 1990s Ident, Partial Junction, Standard Presentation BBC One: February 1991 - October 1997 News Midlands Today Announcer TBC, Michael Collie, Sue Beardsmore
PICTURED: BBC Midlands Today opening titles. COPYRIGHT: BBC.