BBC One 'Balloon' Idents
The BBC One Balloon was the idents that were used on the channel between 4 October 1997 and 29 March 2002. The balloon theme replaced the computer generated spinning globe which had been used as the main ident on BBC One since 1991. It launched the same day as a BBC-wide rebrand, and thus the new idents also carried the new BBC logo, changing its name from BBC1 to BBC One.
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... The balloon idents were also shown on BBC America between 1999 and 2003, and lasted several months after it had been retired by BBC One ... Unlike BBC One, BBC America employed shorter, snappier cuts of various balloon sequences with slight changes to the familiar musical score ...
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