Scottish Television (now legally known as STV Central Ltd and referred to on-air as STV) is Scotland’s largest ITV franchisee, and has held the ITV franchise for Central Scotland since 31 August 1957. It is the second oldest ITV franchisee still active (Granada Television being the oldest).
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A new look for Scottish Television was introduced on New Years Day 1993. It was used until October 1996.
Ident (without Scottish Television legend)
Television for Scotland ident
Promos programme endboards
Promo Style: Autumn 1994
Promo Style: Winter 1995
Slides: Late 1993 – 1996
The last new ident to feature the thistle symbol, was introduced on 6 October 1996. This familiar symbol was retired in early 2000.
1996- early 1998
Early 1998 – 2000
Next Episode slides
Scottish Television were rather helpful, informing their viewers when the next episode of an Australian drama would be broadcast.