A look at what’s to come this Christmas Day on BBC One – and arguably one of the catchiest soundtracks for a Christmas campaign on the channel.
BBC One continuity including programme promotion for Tuesday and BBC One North ident (14th April 1981)
A change to the schedule on BBC One, for live coverage of the return of the Columbia space shuttle. As we see here, the programme change results in the postponement of a regional programme, for BBC One North.
The opening titles/headlines from an edition of BBC Midlands Today in summer 1997.
A special announcement from BBC TV on the day US President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
A short early evening news update from Jan Leeming.
A brief bit of 60s BBC Two continuity and the short opening sequence for the weekly review of proceedings in Parliament – Westminster at Work.
The first day of the new start/finish time arrangement for the programme. It would now run from 6.50am to 9.20am.