Click for larger image BBC World News Ident
1987
Click for larger image Thanks to Alex Slingsby for these rare recordings taken from a 1 inch tape. Does anyone remember these?
 
Dating back to 1987 these are the titles used prior to the launch of BBC World Service Television in 1991. The BBC had an arrangement to produce content for third parties branded as "BBC World News". It was a partner in Visnews at the time and also involved with SSVC/BFBS.


Click for larger image BBC World News Ident
1987
Click for larger image The music used was reused in 1991 for the titles of BBC World Service News

Click for larger image BBC World News Ident
1987
Click for larger image These three idents, have variations in the backgrounds, dark, light and with a halo. They also have different shading around 3D the globe, the second clip has no shading so the land mass appears flatter.

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www.bbcworld.com