Sky1 UK & Ireland Idents & Presentation
Sky1 is the flagship BSkyB satellite entertainment channel available in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The channel launched on 26 April 1982 as Satellite Television, and is the oldest non-terrestrial TV channel in the United Kingdom.
Sky1 Current Idents & Presentation
On Tuesday 19th April 2016 Sky1 unveiled new on air branding as part of an overhaul of the entire Sky Entertainment portfolio. According to Sky the channels “Personality is brilliantly brought to life through a hero character who ‘releases oneness’, clearly reflecting the channel’s values in a visual and engaging way.”
Sky1 2011 to 2016 Idents & Presentation
Sky1 launched new branding on 1 February 2011. Five idents were introduced featuring a large chrome ‘1’ and people participating in everyday activities. These idents were short lived and replaced with dozens of programme specific idents in the years that followed.
Sky1 August 2008 to 2011 Idents & Presentation
On 31 August 2008 Sky One was renamed to Sky1. New logos and idents were introduced as part of a major rebrand of Sky1, Sky and Sky3. The Sky1 idents featured a solid blue 1 numeral. The new look was directed by Jon Yeo with animation and post production by the Moving Picture Company.
Sky1 February 2008 to August 2008 Idents & Presentation
Sky One introduced launched interim branding in advance of a major rebrand of the channel later that year.
Sky1 2004 to February 2008 Idents & Presentation
Sky1 introduced a new logo and new idents in 2004. The idents were based around the theme of the “skys the limit”.