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...
A brave new world beckons for the Globelink News staff when media mogul Sir Roysten Merchant takes over the station. And the team must grapple with the complexities of covering Northern Ireland.
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...
A New Dawn: Media mogul Sir Roysten Merchant takes over Globelink News
Series 1 Episode 1
Sally's Arrival: In an effort to boost ratings, Gus presents Henry with a new partner: Sally Smedley
Series 1 Episode 2
A Clash of Interests: George has to decide whether to run a negative story about Sir Roysten
Series 1 Episode 3
A Blast from the Past: Alex has to decide where her loyalties lie when her ex-husband is implicated in a scandal
Series 1 Episode 4
Old Father Time: Henry's interview technique fails to work its magic on a government minister
Series 1 Episode 5
Sex, Lies and Videotape: Special Branch raid the station
Series 1 Episode 6
The New Approach: George asks some important questions. Can journalism be unbiased? Where are his pills?
Series 1 Episode 7
The Root of All Evil: Gus attempts to introduce an austerity drive at the station
Series 1 Episode 8
Death, Disaster 'N Damien: An execution proves less telegenic than Damien had hoped
Series 1 Episode 9
The Big Day: The news team secures an interview with the Prime Minister
Series 1 Episode 10