BBC Breakfast is a national British morning television news programme simulcast on BBC One and the BBC News channel. It is presented live from MediaCityUK and contains a mixture of news, sport, weather, business and feature items. The programme is broadcast seven days a week, every week of the year, including weekends and public holidays.
Breakfast Time was British television's first national breakfast show, broadcast from 1983 until 1989 on BBC One across the United Kingdom.
BBC Breakfast Time adopted a new "hard news" format on 10 November 1986 and the show was revamped accordingly.
On the 2nd October 1989, Breakfast Time was renamed Breakfast News and followed a more authoritative tone with a desk modelled on the style used on main news bulletins.
A new look for BBC Breakfast News was launched on Monday, 13th April 1993. The revamp saw the programme presented from the same set as the One, Six and Nine O'Clock News bulletins.
A new look to Breakfast News was launched in October 1997.
On 2 October 2000, the BBC relaunched its morning news programme as BBC Breakfast.
BBC Breakfast moved into a new studio on 30 June 2003, and relaunched its graphics at the same time
BBC Breakfast was relaunched on 2 May 2006. The programme moved into the main N6 studio, from which a lot of BBC News bulletins are broadcast.
On 21 April 2008, BBC News was relaunched. The only changes for BBC Breakfast were to the on-screen graphics - the titles and theme music remained unaltered.
A new look to BBC Breakfast was unveiled on 2 March 2009.
The first BBC Breakfast to come from Salford was broadcast on Tuesday, 10 April 2012.