FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: The TV Room
The 9.30pm Channel 4 junction.
[00:00:00] STING: for Soap Weekend featuring Gretchen Franklin (Ethel Skinner, EastEnders).
[00:00:05] PROGRAMME GRAPHIC: featuring special Soap Weekend graphics – for EastEnders.
The programme follows the commercial break.
[00:00:14] PROGRAMME PROMOTION: for Love in the Afternoon.
The programme airs Monday at 5pm on Channel 4.
[00:00:37] BREAK BUMPER: the standard Channel 4 break bumper.
We’ve excluded the commercial break from our clip.
[00:00:38] PROGRAMME PROMOTION: for The Queen Phenomenon.
The programme airs Monday at 10pm on Channel 4.
[00:01:09] PROGRAMME: a short programme called Soap Memories.
Bill Treacher (Arthur Fowler, EastEnders) talks about his EastEnders character.
[00:02:05] PROGRAMME PROMOTION: a preview of some programmes included in Soap Weekend tomorrow evening:
6pm Coronation Street.
6.30pm The Real Coronation Street.
8pm The Coronation Street Years.
[00:02:36] IDENT: one of the special Soap Weekend idents.
[00:02:47] PROGRAMME: the opening titles for EastEnders. This is the Christmas Day 1986 episode.
We also see a short portion of the opening scenes.
[00:00:00] PROGRAMME GRAPHIC: for EastEnders, used to punctuate the commercial break that Channel 4 inserted into the programme.
[00:00:05] PROGRAMME: the final scene of the Christmas Day 1986 episode followed by the closing credits.
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PICTURED: EastEnders opening titles. COPYRIGHT: BBC.