BBC 2 Opening Night - Take 2!
Birth of a Station...BBC2 launches in April 1964 promising a mix of programmes which won't necessarily appeal to the majority of viewers. Well that's what was supposed to happen.
BBC 2 Opening Night
Opening Night - take two, postponed from the night before.
These recordings taken from "25 Years of BBC2"
The first BBC2 identification symbol.
BBC2 Alternative Ident
Sometimes this "flip-card" was used in place of the animated ident in the early days. The device was operated mechanically.