It’s rumoured the revamp of BBC News will go ahead on Monday 15th July 2019.
This will include the introduction of the new BBC corporate font: BBC Reith.
Terrible news! The BBC is replacing the iconic Gill Sans with its own in-house creation, BBC Reith. pic.twitter.com/yY4TJcwLNr
— Andrew Wiggins (@alboreto) May 18, 2017
An internal email to BBC staff said the new font will be used for:
NEWS (EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW): the BBC News graphics changes on Monday will be rolled out across national and regional TV services. BBC Breakfast will be included in the revamp… pic.twitter.com/0Y43zqc2N9
— The TV Room (@thetvroom) July 12, 2019
The BBC regional news programmes on iPlayer have already updated their slides:
The ‘Brexitcast’ podcast is coming to BBC One on Thursday nights. The programme will be the first BBC podcast to be commissioned as a BBC television programme and will be broadcast on BBC One at 11.30pm. It will remain true… Read more
Sky News political correspondent Lewis Goodall has announced he is rejoining BBC Newsnight “I’m delighted to say I’m joining BBC Newsnight as Policy Editor,” said Lewis. “Under Esme Wren it’s a programme which is proving itself the place to be… Read more
? Monday 2nd September? 07.40am? CBBC A fresh look and ace new theme tune from @molecularsnd. Be there or be square ?#broadcastdesign #branding #titles pic.twitter.com/6R0xx1NuaM — James Mobbs (@jamesmobbs) August 30, 2019