BBC Nine O’Clock News: 1985-1988

With thanks to jamestheposh, David Baldwin and Transdiffusion the use of his screenshots in this section.

The Nine O’Clock News received a makeover on the 2nd September 1985. The relaunch saw the programme being presented by two presenters instead of one. Presenters included John Humphrys, Julia Somerville (until 1987), Michael Burke, Martyn Lewis, Debbie Thrower and Andrew Harvey.

Coming Up

Titles
The titles where were designed in-house, by BBC employee Andy Davy, based on an idea by John Humphrys. Computer animation was by Cal Videographics

Titles and Studio

Studio





Reporters


Graphics

Close