BBC News 24 launched on 9 November 1997 at 17:30, as part of the BBC’s foray into digital domestic television channels. It became the first competitor to Sky News, which had been running since 1989.
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Overnight – used to simulcast with BBC World
Studio and Presenter Shots
Other Programme Promotions
To link into promotions