This montage of BBC1 Christmas idents since 1974 is a lovely festive nostalgia rush

When you were a kid it was always an especially exciting moment when BBC1 swapped its usual idents for a special Christmas version.

Each year it was different but it always meant the same thing – Christmas really was just round the corner.

Now Lewis Pringle has done a montage of every festive ident since 1974 and it’s a lovely rush of nostalgia.

Christmassy enough, yet?

We’re with this person.

And just in case you’re wondering.

To conclude …