Classic satirical sitcom set in the studios of Globelink News TV. An unpopular and unprincipled Chief Executive struggles to control a doggedly dysfunctional news team. With precious little success...
Globelink News's new owner, Sir Royston Merchant, wants a more sensationalist view of the news. Yuppie Gus Hedges heads up the transformation, and walks all over nervous news editor George Dent...
Media mogul Sir Roysten Merchant takes over Globelink News
Series 1 Episode 1 - A New Dawn
In an effort to boost ratings, Gus presents Henry with a new partner: Sally Smedley
Series 1 Episode 2 - Sally's Arrival
George has to decide whether to run a negative story about Sir Roysten
Series 1 Episode 3 - A Clash of Interests
Alex has to decide where her loyalties lie when her ex-husband is implicated in a scandal
Series 1 Episode 4 - A Blast from the Past
Henry's interview technique fails to work its magic on a government minister
Series 1 Episode 5 - Old Father Time
Special Branch raid the station
Series 1 Episode 6 - Sex, Lies and Videotape
George asks some important questions. Can journalism be unbiased? Where are his pills?
Series 1 Episode 7 - The New Approach
Gus attempts to introduce an austerity drive at the station
Series 1 Episode 8 - The Root of All Evil
An execution proves less telegenic than Damien had hoped
Series 1 Episode 9 - Death, Disaster 'N Damien
The news team secures an interview with the Prime Minister
Series 1 Episode 10 - The Big Day