Making News

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Making News
Genre Drama
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 6
Running time 50 minutes
Production company(s) Thames Television
Distributor FremantleMedia
Original network ITV
Original release 16 January (1990-01-16) – 19 February 1990 (1990-02-19)

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

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 list[edit]

Episode number Title Written by Directed by Original airdate
1 "Doing Time" Michael Aitkens William Brayne 16 January 1990 (1990-01-16)
2 "The Border Limo" Keith Dewhurst Herbert Wise 23 January 1990 (1990-01-23)
3 "Conspiracy" Michael Aitkens Graham Theakston 30 January 1990 (1990-01-30)
4 "Line of Fire" Brian Finch Terry Marcel 5 February 1990 (1990-02-05)
5 "Three Kinds of Poison" Alan Smithie Sharon Miller 12 February 1990 (1990-02-12)
6 "Yes, We Have No Secrets" Kieran Prendiville William Brayne 19 February 1990 (1990-02-19)

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