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.

With thanks to Daniel Mullins and Benriggers for their contributions to this page.

Titles

1997-1998

1998-1999

Overnight – used to simulcast with BBC World

Studio and Presenter Shots








Headlines

1997-1998


1998



1999




Astons

Graphics

Menu



Sport

Promos

Weekend 24




Weather promo









Other Programme Promotions

String

Break Bumper



Sting
To link into promotions

Weather