Eastenders Opening Titles

Meeting: 
MQT on 2011-03-23
Session date: 
March 23, 2011
Reference: 
2011/1150
Question By: 
John Biggs
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Would you agree with campaigners in East London that the opening title sequence for Eastenders should be updated to include features of the Olympic Park? Or would that intrude into its mythology?

Answer

Answer for Eastenders Opening Titles

Answer for Eastenders Opening Titles

Answered By: 
The Mayor

It is sensible that the opening titles should be updated to reflect London's changing landscape. The Millennium Dome, now 02 Arena, was included in Eastenders' title sequence more than a decade ago.