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: Used for many years on the BBC World Service (formerly the General
Overseas Service) before news bulletins Lilliburlero
is a traditional
: The European Service signature tune, the Trumpet Voluntary
Attributed to Purcell on the label, but now generally thought to be by Jeremiah
: The Call Sign for the Pacific, Eastern, Colonial and North American
Services. The original recording dates from 1948.
Above and right
: An assortment of interval signals. Before the days
when any hole in the schedule could be filled with a trail for a later programme
these interval signals were used to fill the gaps.