Category: PresWatch

Observations about channel and programme presentation.

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.

Playout changes on the way for UKTV channels

Eagle-eyed viewers will notice changes to some UKTV channels from tomorrow. That’s when SES will take over responsibility for playout, content processing, distribution, and VOD services.

BBC News Channel temporarily diverts to BBC World News

The BBC News Channel took an unexpected diversion to BBC World News at 4.30pm today.

Special titles for pan-regional BBC Yorkshire news programme

The lunchtime edition of BBC Look North in the BBC Yorkshire region was also broadcast to viewers in East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.

New Oneness ident debuts

BBC One launched another in its series of Oneness idents this evening.