Station Idents and Start-ups

SOUTHERN IDENT (1)

Used until end of franchise in 1981

Southern Rhapsody, (4:50) MP3

The opening music composed for Southern Television by Richard Addinsell

SOUTHERN START-UP (1970's)

Regional News

DAY-BY-DAY LOCAL NEWS BULLETIN
DAY-BY-DAY AT SIX O'CLOCK

Southern Continuity

SOUTHERN CONTINUITY

Southern Programmes

Out of Town

Opening Credits

Out of Town

Closing Credits

The Final Day

START OF FINAL PROGRAMME (1981)

The start of the final programme shown on southern's last day of transmission, 31st December 1981

THE END (1981)

The final closedown and salute to Southern Presenters. Those smiling start with TVS on the 1st January 1982

"PORTAKABIN-TV"

Musical serenade to the staff and management of Southern TV at their dinner to mark the end of Southern as a Broadcaster. Written and performed by Richard Stilgoe. TVS were refrered to as Portakabin TV because they operated from cabins in the Southern carpark in the months prior to taking over the franchise in 1982.

NEW

Frank Copplestone describing how he heard that Southern TV Had lost the franchise (1992)

Dave Jeffery's Shockwave files

For further Southern Downloads please visit the excellent

or follow the link below

http://www.tv-ark.org.uk/itvsouthandsoutheast/southindex.html

 

 

 

 

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