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Making News is a television drama set in the world of journalism produced by Thames Television for the ITV network.

Making News
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes6
Running time50 minutes
Production company(s)Thames Television
Original networkITV
Original release16 January (1990-01-16) –
19 February 1990 (1990-02-19)

A pilot episode, entitled 'Making News', was screened on 9th May 1989 as part of Thames' anthology series Storyboard. The pilot was developed into a series of six episodes transmitted the following year.


Episode listEdit

Episode number Title Written by Directed by Original airdate
1"Doing Time"Michael AitkensWilliam Brayne16 January 1990 (1990-01-16)
2"The Border Limo"Keith DewhurstHerbert Wise23 January 1990 (1990-01-23)
3"Conspiracy"Michael AitkensGraham Theakston30 January 1990 (1990-01-30)
4"Line of Fire"Brian FinchTerry Marcel5 February 1990 (1990-02-05)
5"Three Kinds of Poison"Alan SmithieSharon Miller12 February 1990 (1990-02-12)
6"Yes, We Have No Secrets"Kieran PrendivilleWilliam Brayne19 February 1990 (1990-02-19)

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