All posts by The Rewind Team

BBC One continuity including The Action Film sting (24th March 1984)

More the type of thing that we’d see on ITV but here we have a special sting leading into the Saturday night movie on BBC One.

/ 23rd January 2021

ATV London continuity and ITN News opening titles (22nd March 1964)

Trevor Lucas introduces Sunday evening viewing on ATV London.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC One closedown (partial) – and the end of 405-line transmissions (7th January 1985)

A mention for the end of 405-line transmissions as BBC One closes down for the night.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC Breakfast Time reports on shutdown of remaining 405-line transmitters (7th January 1985)

A brief mention on BBC Breakfast Time about the shutdown of the final 405-line transmitters.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC One programme promotion: EastEnders (pre-launch) (February 1985)

One of the pre-launch trails for EastEnders.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC One continuity – COW era clock first airing (18th February 1985)

The first on-air appearance of the updated BBC One clock.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC One continuity – COW ident first airing (18th February 1985)

The debut airing of the new electronically generated channel symbol.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC Two closedown (3rd April 1986)

A closedown from the first week of the ‘TWO’ era OSP.

/ 23rd January 2021

BBC One continuity – Diana, Princess of Wales death (31st August 1997)

The respective channel brands reappeared later in the afternoon. Here we see the 6pm junction on BBC One.

/ 21st January 2021

BBC TV continuity – Diana, Princess of Wales death (31st August 1997)

BBC One and BBC Two continue the combined TV service for a further news programme at 1pm.

/ 21st January 2021