Press Gang (1989–1993)

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A bunch of kids are to make a newspaper for the young, named "Junior Gazette". The series follows these kids both on job and in private.

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Complete series cast summary:
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 Lynda Day / ... (43 episodes, 1989-1993)
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 Spike Thomson / ... (43 episodes, 1989-1993)
Paul Reynolds ...
 Colin Mathews (43 episodes, 1989-1993)
Kelda Holmes ...
 Sarah Jackson (41 episodes, 1989-1993)
Mmoloki Chrystie ...
 Frazz Davis (41 episodes, 1989-1993)
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 Kenny Phillips (31 episodes, 1989-1993)
Joanna Dukes ...
 Tiddler (30 episodes, 1989-1993)
Lucy Benjamin ...
 Julie Craig (23 episodes, 1989-1993)
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A bunch of kids are to make a newspaper for the young, named "Junior Gazette". The series follows these kids both on job and in private.

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16 January 1989 (UK)  »

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Spike: I mean, what's life if you can't look yourself in the eye and say, "Hey! I used to have two of those!"
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soooooooo good
27 November 2003 | by (sydney, australia) – See all my reviews

lately i have become extremely nostalgic about all those old abc shows i grew up on. press gang, degrassi, grange hill etc. tv just aint the same these day eh!anyway i digress...

i can't give enough praise to press gang, but most of it has already been said so i just wanna add that the quality of PG was just unbelievably amazing. i loved the way it was so intelligent and could successfully make you laugh and cry. the gunman episode for example. superb actors and actresses. i can't seem to be able to string a sentence together at the moment but yeah it was the best. i hope they put reruns back on soon.


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