Category: PresWatch

Observations about channel and programme presentation.

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.

Channel 4 reintroduces StayAtHome DOG

Channel 4 has reintroduced its “#StayAtHome” DOG – albeit the latest incarnation goes under the title “#StayAtHome2”.

Channel 4 dusts off old logo for GBBO 80s night

A day after its 38th birthday, Channel 4 found an excuse to dust off one of its original batch of ‘4’ idents.

Doughnut plus Strictly theme tune for Top Gear

BBC One aired an unusual ‘next’ pointer for the final edition (of the current series) of Top Gear this evening.

Children in Need trail elements incorporated into BBC One OSP

A new Oneness sting featuring an edit from the Goodbye Rainclouds cartoon spot for Children in Need aired on BBC One today at 12.15pm. It was followed by an ident in the 6pm junction, linking into a Children in Need

Bread making ident for BBC One

Revised update: 2nd November 2020. BBC One has unveiled a new “bread making” Oneness ident.

BBC TV announcer also on ‘the other side’?

We can’t think of another example of a current BBC One announcer also providing voiceovers on ITV.