London's Burning (1988–2002)

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The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.

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The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.

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Another victim of 9/11
24 July 2003 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

After 9/11, the producers thought they could cash in on the hero status of firemen. They junked the episodes already made and remade the 2002 series - and it was rubbish! They alienated the existing fan base and failed to attrach new fans, so that it plumetted in the ratings. Yet another example of a long-running favourite being destroyed by producers who "updated" a successful favourite. ITV has done this so often, you wonder why they don't learn!


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