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Date TimeSeptember 16, 2019
VoiceClosure of system marks end of BBC’s teletext 45 years after it began as Ceefax
BBC to switch off Red Button information service in 2020
The BBC is to switch off its Red Button teletext service from the start of next year, the broadcaster has confirmed.
Ceefax, the BBC’s analogue teletext service, finished in October 2012 with the switchover to digital. It was replaced by BBC Red Button, which allowed viewers to read news and sports content on their TVs.

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