This article is about the department within the BBC. For the TV channel, see BBC News (TV channel).

Contents

1948–1954 1954–1955 1955–1960 1964–1972 1972–1976 1976–1979 1979–1981
1948–1954 1954–1955 1955–1960 1964–1972 1972–1976 1976–1979 1979–1981
 
1981–1988 1988–1993 1993–1997 1997–2008 2008-2013 2013-2019 2019-present
1981–1988 1988–1993 1993–1997 1997–2008 2008-2013 2013-2019 2019-present

BBC News is an operational business division of the BBC responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.

1948–1954

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1954–1955

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1955–1960

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1960–1964

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1964–1972

1972–1976

1976–1979

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1979–1981

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1981–1988

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1988–1993

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1993–1997

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1997–2019 (1997-2008 as main logo, 2008-2019 as secondary logo)

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This logo continued to be used on BBC Three's 60 Seconds until its final broadcast in 2016, and the opening and closing idents of the program Victoria Derbyshire broadcast on BBC Two and the BBC News Channel until 2019, when the Reithisation of the whole BBC took place.

2008–2013

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Following the rebrand of the whole BBC News department in 2008, new graphics were introduced. This graphics package was used until 18 March 2013, when BBC News operations moved to New Broadcasting House in Central London.

2013-2019

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Following the move of BBC News from BBC Television Centre in West London to BBC New Broadcasting House on the 18th of March 2013 (BBC World News moved in the 14th of January of the same year), new graphics were introduced. This graphics package has minor yet has significant differences from the 2008 look.

2019–present

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In early 2019, this logo began to be used in various social media images and video, with it being used on the BBC News's YouTube thumbnails since 27 March. The new logo, along with new on-screen graphics for national and local bulletins with the BBC's new corporate font, BBC Reith, launched on-screen on 15 July 2019.


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