Category: PresWatch

Observations about channel and programme presentation.

BBC News Channel TOTH titles go AWOL

The BBC News Channel’s top-of-the-hour headlines and title sequence didn’t go quite as planned at 11pm last night.

Channel 4 tribute to Martin Lambie-Nairn

Following the news today of the death of branding expert Martin Lambie-Nairn, Channel 4 tonight paid a brief tribute to him.

BBC One drops junction between Strictly and The Wheel

BBC One tonight dropped a prime time junction, between Strictly Come Dancing and the new Michael McIntyre game show, The Wheel.

Special version of BBC One ident to promote His Dark Materials

BBC One has produced a special version of one its lockdown idents, to promote the current series of His Dark Materials, currently airing on Sunday nights.

BBC One guest continuity for The Wheel

Michael McIntyre stood in as announcer on BBC One this evening – promoting his new game show, The Wheel, which starts tonight at 8.30pm.

BBC One airing sting for The Wheel

BBC One is airing a sting to promote Michael McIntyre’s latest show.

Special BBC One ident for Small Axe

BBC One tonight aired a special ident linking into the first of five episodes of Small Axe, written by award-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen.

Happy Diwali from Channel 4

Channel 4 has been airing a special ‘Happy Diwali’ ident throughout today.

BBC One next/later pointers make another comeback

Next/later pointers are back on BBC One again, after a short-lived comeback in May.

BBC TV launches new standalone cross-channel promotion graphic

BBC TV has launched a new cross-channel promotion graphic that sits outside programme end credits.