The balloon would prove to be the globe's swansong, as on 29th March 2002 it was replaced by a much less popular series of idents. Loosely linked by the theme of 'Rhythm and Movement', they were filmed at various locations, mostly in the UK.
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This blurred still version of the Capoeira ident was reserved only for sombre circumstances.