Remembering the launch of BBC One’s circle-themed idents

At 10am on Saturday 7th October 2006, BBC One launched a new on-air identity. On the thirteenth anniversary of their on air debit, we take a look back at comments from those involved in the

ITV Creates: Stuart Robinson

Taking charge of ITV’s on-screen branding for week 41 of ITV Creates is Stuart Robinson. Stuart is a mixed media sculptural installation artist currently living and working in Penryn, Cornwall.

ITV daytime schedule changes and the breakfast franchise

Suggestions in some forums that the possible move of Lorraine Kelly’s show to a new slot could cause licensing problems are wide of the mark. The programme is reportedly moving to a new slot –

PICTURED: UTV ident.

The continuing erosion of the UTV brand

Updated: 7th October 2019. If ITV is genuinely committed to fully preserving the UTV brand name in the long term then it needs to get its finger out. Today UTV viewers have seen: ITV Rugby

ITV Creates: Fernando Laposse

Fernando Laposse has created the on-screen identity for ITV in week 40 of the ITV Creates campaign. ITV: “Fernando Laposse is a Mexican product and material designer who works between Mexico and London. He trained

ITV Creates: Yinka Ilori

ITV Creates enters week 39, with Yinka Ilori taking on the challenge to brand ITV’s main channel. ITV: “Yinka Ilori is a London-based designer. He specialises in up-cycling vintage furniture, inspired by the traditional Nigerian

The end is nigh for BBC Red Button text service

The end of the BBC’s Red Button text service early next year will mark the end of an era. It is the end of the service designed as the direct successor to Ceefax. It is

ITV Creates: Louise Bristow

Louise Bristow is the latest artist to be put in charge of ITV’s on-screen branding. Louise was born in London and studied painting at Gloucestershire College of Arts and Technology before moving to Brighton to

BBC News Channel Observations

A quick comment about a couple of minor events on the BBC News Channel in the last 24 hours. At 9am, the BBC News at Nine decided to break from the tradition of including a

Why are viewers in England still seeing that red screen in 2019?

I know it’s a point that’s been raised many times by viewers and in various online forums – but, almost nine years since an HD version of BBC One was launched, the channel has yet

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