PICTURED: a still from the BBC North West Tonight opening titles.

Special Title Sequence for North West Tonight

A few days into the new look, North West Tonight aired special opening titles tonight, featuring the Dianne Oxberry memorial garden at Tatton Park. In the sequence – which adheres to the new titles template

PICTURED: a still from the BBC Midlands Today opening titles.

BBC News Reith Launch – Around the Regions

On this page, an at-a-glance guide to the rollout of the BBC Reith font in the BBC News English regions and nations. The initial signs of the new Reith package were aired in most regions

PICTURED: a still from a BBC Breakfast sting.

BBC News Reith Launch

BBC News has updated its on-screen graphics/title sequences, adopting the new, bespoke font, BBC Reith: “We’ve changed the design of our on-screen graphics to make them clearer and easier to read, and to bring us

PICTURED: a still from the BBC London opening titles.

BBC News Reith Changes Go Live on Monday

As reported on our Twitter feed recently, BBC News will finally implement the new in-house font (BBC Reith) across its domestic and international TV news services on Monday. Although elements of some programmes have already

PICTURED: BBC One breakdown graphic.

Technical Glitch Puts Temporary Freeze on Wimbledon Coverage

BBC One’s Wimbledon 2019 coverage was interrupted by a technical fault for a short time this afternoon. At 2.09pm, the action came to halt when the video/audio froze. BBC One Presentation interjected after 32 seconds,

PICTURED: presenters, Tomasz Schafernaker and Simon McCoy "filling" due to a problem with the weather graphics.

BBC Weather Graphics Still Loading

A delayed start to the weather update at 3.25pm on the BBC News Channel – as the weather graphics were still loading, when Tomasz Schafernaker was due to present the half-hourly bulletin. Presenter Simon McCoy

PICTURED: the new BBC Weather logo.

BBC Weather Adopts BBC Reith Font

BBC Weather today unveiled an updated TV graphics package. Nothing major – just a change of font, from Helvetica to BBC Reith. The bespoke BBC font is being rolled out across all BBC services on

PICTURED: still from Jackput 247 title sequence.

Changes on the Way for Late-Night ITV

Few discerning viewers will be saddened by the end of Jackpot 247 – ITV’s overnight gaming show. From 1st July, the overnight slot is being filled with…programmes. Mostly repeats of daytime programmes and factual output.

PICTURED: BBC Two breakdown graphic.

Epic Fail for BBC Two Playout

Tuesday evening (18th June 2019) and if you switched over to BBC Two just in time to catch the start of episode two of The Family Brain Games, you were in for an unwelcome surprise.

PICTURED: BBC One Northern Ireland information slide.

2005 BBC Strike

BBC staff went on strike from midnight on Monday 23rd May 2005 for 24 hours. They were protesting at plans to cut 3,780 jobs and privatise parts of the Corporation. The unions said the cuts

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