The Olympic gold medallist Dame Mary Peters turned off the last of the old style signals just before midnight, ending a TV era lasting over 70 years.
The final moments for BBC Two Northern Ireland analogue at 00:23, 10th October 2012. The announcer is David Olver. This was how it appeared on satellite. Those watching on analogue had their signal cut off after the old 1980’s vintage BBC 2 swiped away to the left for the final time, also bringing an end to Ceefax on BBC 2.