What is the greatest TV theme tune of all time?

Radio Times and BFI have compiled a shortlist of 60 iconic British TV theme tunes – now we want you to pick your favourite

Radio Times TV theme vote

This is your chance to vote for the greatest British TV theme tune of all time.


Radio Times and the BFI are joining forces with Classic FM to find Britain’s favourite TV theme music from history.

The list of 60 themes below was compiled by RT and the BFI, but if you want to you can add your own favourite suggestion in the field at the bottom.

The vote closes on 31st March 2019, and will be announced at the BFI & Radio Times Television Festival on Saturday 13th April.

Classic FM presenter and Radio Times film editor Andrew Collins will also be playing a selection of theme music highlights on his show this Saturday.


Vote now, and take a trip back through TV theme history with Andrew Collins here.