ITN went to the trouble of producing a special festive endboard for their Christmas bulletins.
This is at the point of the cutover to YTV from TV-am.
Programmes for Tuesday evening on BBC One.
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.
A special announcement from BBC TV on the day US President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
A rather odd Christmas-themed start-up sequence from Westward TV.
BBC Two goes to bed a little earlier than planned due to an industrial dispute.
It’s launch day for Channel 4 – the UK’s first new terrestrial TV channel since the launch of BBC Two in 1964.