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1988–1997 1997–2000 2000-2002 2002–2007
1988–1997 1997–2000 2000-2002 2002–2007
2007–2009 2009–2012 2012–2022 2022–present
2007–2009 2009–2012 2012–2022 2022–present

1988–1997

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The service started out as an opt-out service from BBC Radio Leicester, broadcasting on the service's 837 AM frequency. It was later joined by BBC Radio WM's AM frequencies with programmes operating full-time (6am-midnight daily) from both studios.

The jointly operated AM service launched on 30 October 1988.

1997–2000

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Introduced in October 1997 which saw all departments, brands, and channels of the BBC using the same logo typeface and layout, with a view on saving costs with colour logos.

2000–2002

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2002–2007

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The launch of DAB saw the service expanded to cover the UK, launching on October 28th 2002.

2007–2009

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2009–2012

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2012–2022

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2022–present

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As part of the BBC’s broadcaster-wide rebrand on 20 October 2021 and in preparation of its 100th anniversary in 2022, BBC Asian Network launched a new logo that incorporated letter in Reith typeface and existing circle, with the new 'BBC Radio' part moved to the centre left in line with all national radio stations. In case of the Asian Network, the letter "A" has been placed instead numeral and the word "ASIAN NETWORK" is writting in all-caps and using the corporate BBC Reith font.


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