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.
Sky One Current Idents & Presentation
Sky One updated its presentation on the 7th April 2020, with the new Sky Entertainment channels logo design.
Sky One 2017 to 2020 Idents & Presentation
On Monday 9 October 2017 Sky1 was rebranded back to Sky One. Its new presentation takes a step back to a 2D world where the Sky One logo is depicted as Popcorn, Bubble Wrap etc.
Sky1 2016 to 2017 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.
Sky One 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.
Sky One 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”.