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BBC Scotland - the launch

Split from BBC Scotland channel - service to also launch in HD

DV
DVB Cornwall West Country (West) Spotlight
We have a countdown ....
TI
TIGHazard Tyne Tees Look North (North East)
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Of course
I see the 'Countdown' programme previously scheduled for 1857 tomorrow has disappeared from the current one. A new three minute Beginning feature

A cinematic spectacle with Chvrches and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra celebrating modern Scotland and the launch of the new BBC Scotland channel.

is now due at 1900,


The main reason for that is, because HD channel doesn't start until after 18.58. this was an oversight to start with, Confused
DB
dbl London London
Classy launch so far with CHVRCHΞS opening up...
TI
TIGHazard Tyne Tees Look North (North East)
DOG on the top right (for a change). I guess that fits in with Alba.
BR
Brekkie Wales Wales Today
The idents look promising but then straight into a different BBC Scotland logo on the programme which just looks awkward.
Turns out nobody had 2020 vision.
AG
AxG Yorkshire Look North (Yorkshire)
So is the department keeping its Scotland map, as seen in the opening there, although the 'Scotland word mark is now Reith.
TV
TVVT Granada North West Today
A nice Launch.
Last edited by TVVT on 8 May 2019 7:44am
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DV
DVB Cornwall West Country (West) Spotlight
The idents look promising but then straight into a different BBC Scotland logo on the programme.


That's the generic BBC Scotland logo, presumably indicating the producers rather than the network.
IS
Inspector Sands
That was a very slick and classy opening. Nicely done

It's been a long while since I've seen a channel launch that made an impact on screen like that, normally these days they're just an ident into the first programme
Last edited by Inspector Sands on 24 February 2019 7:30pm
CU
Curto21 North Reporting Scotland
The opening was very well put together

Although there's now many upset people on Freeview channel 204
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