BBC: Gay Britannia Season 2017

From July 2017, the BBC aired a season of programmes celebrating the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality.



Neon ident (version 1)
This edit of the classic Neon ident first broadcast at 9.00pm on 26th July 2017. In this ident, the colours of the bulbs have been changed to show the colours of the rainbow, referencing the LGBT flag. Northern Ireland’s version of the ident is different, organising the colours in the same order as a rainbow and correctly syncing the soundtrack to the visuals.

Neon ident (version 2)
The following day, BBC Two Network adopted Northern Ireland’s version of the ident.

Promotional trails

Man In an Orange Shirt trail

Against the Law trail

BBC Four

This special ident first aired at 9.00pm on 27th July 2017.

Queers trail

Prejudice and Pride: the People’s History of LGBTQ Britain trail