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International News Presentation: Past and Present

LL
London Lite Founding member London London
So that's what happened to the old Chrysalis era LBC theme.
WW
WW Update
Speaking of UK themes abroad, Kanal A in Slovenia is still using the old ITN / ITV News theme -- complete with the bongs:

WO
Woodpecker Central (West) Midlands Today
Speaking of UK themes abroad, Kanal A in Slovenia is still using the old ITN / ITV News theme -- complete with the bongs:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXEmVgbJ8D4


My word, that headline sequence seemed to go on forever! I think the BBC would have been proud of that one. Anyway, returning to New Zealand, and here's that regional station which for many years used the 2004 ITV regional look and music:



And whilst the music is no longer used, the design is still pretty much the same:

Quatorzine Neko, DE88 and WW Update gave kudos
NE
Newsroom24 West Country (West) Points West
Speaking of UK themes abroad, Kanal A in Slovenia is still using the old ITN / ITV News theme -- complete with the bongs:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXEmVgbJ8D4


My word, that headline sequence seemed to go on forever! I think the BBC would have been proud of that one. Anyway, returning to New Zealand, and here's that regional station which for many years used the 2004 ITV regional look and music:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZ2ZsDGsHPA

And whilst the music is no longer used, the design is still pretty much the same:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=th0eQ1yfqW8


Surely they can't do this - is it not owned by ITV?
WW
WW Update
And here's the Channel 4 News theme as heard in -- Arizona (1986):

Quatorzine Neko, bkman1990 and DE88 gave kudos
WO
Woodpecker Central (West) Midlands Today
Surely they can't do this - is it not owned by ITV?


I seem to remember reading elsewhere on this forum that the branding was licensed from ITV, so I guess they're in the clear.
AB
ABC Australia
Surely they can't do this - is it not owned by ITV?


I seem to remember reading elsewhere on this forum that the branding was licensed from ITV, so I guess they're in the clear.

Correct, the music is from ******* Music and is licensed
RD
rdd Founding member
There’s a fictional example seen in the Stephen Colbert animated series “Our Cartoon President”, where the 1995 ITN theme is heard as “Wolf Blitzer”s intro.
GM
Gary McEwan STV Central Reporting Scotland
It's the same with the STV News music. That was used by a foreign broadcaster a few years ago. The broadcaster that used escapes me now...
WM
W M Midlands Today
Didn’t VI News (Vancouver Island News) also use the ITV News 2004 music and graphics?
WM
WW
WW Update
W M posted:
Didn’t VI News (Vancouver Island News) also use the ITV News 2004 music and graphics?



The music, yes, but the graphics were only loosely based on the ITV News look:

Last edited by WW Update on 22 September 2018 12:21pm
JA
JAS84 Yorkshire Look North (E.Yorks & Lincs)
Surely they can't do this - is it not owned by ITV?


I seem to remember reading elsewhere on this forum that the branding was licensed from ITV, so I guess they're in the clear.

Correct, the music is from ******* Music and is licensed
The name got swear filtered? Confused

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