FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin

It’s the early hours of Christmas Eve and BBC Two closes down for the night, with a little Christmas music.

VIDEO: BBC Two closedown. Announcer: John Glover. TX DATE: 24th December 1984. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 26111-01.

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[00:00:00] IDENT: here we see the Christmas symbol already in use at the end of the broadcasting day for Sunday 23rd December 1984 – though it’s just after midnight on 24th December.

John Glover brings proceedings to a close with the usual reminder about the nighttime sounds of BBC Radio 2, before playing some Christmas music.

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PICTURED: BBC Two ident. COPYRIGHT: BBC.

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