In what year did the BBC broadcast its first regular colour television programme?

  • 1959
  • 1971
  • 1967 correct

    BBC 2 aired the 1967 Wimbledon Tennis Championships in colour on July 1. Twelve days earlier, The Beatles appeared in a famous international broadcast singing "All You Need Is Love" for the first time. Although it would be colourized later, the original performance was in black and white. Source: Rolling Stone, BBC,

  • 1969
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