Quirky comedy comprised of numerous humorous news programmes spliced not-so-randomly together. Enjoy the stuffed-shirt stylings of ex-Babylonian Claudia Christian, young Cadbury Cookiecrunch and the voice of Lloyd's TSB.
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 Julia Regan - IBS 6 episodes, 2005
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 Richard Pritchard - ESN 6 episodes, 2005
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 Katie Tate - ESN 6 episodes, 2005
Phil Nice ...
 Russ - Look Out East 6 episodes, 2005
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 Sarah Holt - Look Out East 6 episodes, 2005
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 Anthony Markovitz - IBS 6 episodes, 2005
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 Adam Lockwood - PVS 6 episodes, 2005
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 Melanie Bellamy - ESN 6 episodes, 2005
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 Phil Curdridge - Look Out East 6 episodes, 2005
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 Frances Walsh - PVS 6 episodes, 2005
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 Natalie Gosling - Go Sports 6 episodes, 2005
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 Colin Kay - So News 6 episodes, 2005
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 Guy Batson - Go Sports / ... 6 episodes, 2005
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 Claire - Traffic Reports 6 episodes, 2005
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 Kevin Peters 6 episodes, 2005
Phil Nichol ...
 Josh Cashman - So News 6 episodes, 2005
Lucy Porter ...
 Claudia Van Sant - So News 6 episodes, 2005
Roderic Culver ...
 Richard Harbinger (PVS -- Network Reporter) 6 episodes, 2005
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 Sam French - Bullet Points Presenter 6 episodes, 2005
Simon Scardifield ...
 Nick Andrews - Look Out East Network Reporter 6 episodes, 2005
Robin Weaver ...
 Penny Watson - Look Out East Network Reporter 6 episodes, 2005
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 Laura Berthould 6 episodes, 2005
Ashley Blake ...
 Alexis Fantom - ESN Reporter 6 episodes, 2005
Sumit Bose ...
 Andrew Clayton 6 episodes, 2005
Rob Butler ...
 Andrew Farley 6 episodes, 2005
Max Digby ...
 Andrew Adams 6 episodes, 2005
Melissa Lloyd ...
 Sam Graham - Bullet Points Presenter 6 episodes, 2005
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 Mitchell Oatis - Aronovitz 5 episodes, 2005
Kevin Day ...
 Gary Mills - Aronovitz 5 episodes, 2005
Lauren Ward ...
 Alecia - IBS 5 episodes, 2005
Alice Arnold ...
 Sam Foskett - Bullet Points Presenter 5 episodes, 2005
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 Nick Burnham 5 episodes, 2005
Beth Chalmers ...
 Laura Hughes 5 episodes, 2005
Sian Jones ...
 Wendy Fox - Weather 5 episodes, 2005
Kate Maravan ...
 Laura Dunnford 5 episodes, 2005
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 Anita Ratchathani 5 episodes, 2005
Tom Skippings ...
 Andrew Evans 5 episodes, 2005
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 Loren Peterson (IBS -- Network Reporter) 4 episodes, 2005
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 Miles Anderton (IBS -- Network Reporter) 4 episodes, 2005
Jon Briggs ...
 Joe Alloway - Weather 4 episodes, 2005
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 Joe Randall / ... 4 episodes, 2005
Sunita Shroff ...
 Wendy Sandhu - Weather 4 episodes, 2005
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 Wendy Watts - Weather 4 episodes, 2005
Joanna Ampil ...
 Michelle Wong - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
John Chancer ...
 Tom Mitchell - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
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 Todd Todmore - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
Chris French ...
 Dan Evans - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
Britta Gartner ...
 Katerina Schultheiss - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
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 Johan Fleischer - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
Haruka Kuroda ...
 Kyoko Ogura - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
Luis Soto ...
 Francis Xavier-Menensez - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
Ralph Van Dijk ...
 Brett Mackensie - World Money Today 4 episodes, 2005
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 Will Parker 3 episodes, 2005
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 Ben Black 3 episodes, 2005
Hugh Parker ...
 Justin Rustin - ESN Network Reporter 3 episodes, 2005
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 Sam Gregory - Bullet Points Presenter 3 episodes, 2005
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 Katie Willard 3 episodes, 2005
Lauretta Gavin ...
 Wendy Bridge - Weather 3 episodes, 2005
Yiolanda Koppel ...
 Wendy Allan - Weather 3 episodes, 2005
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 Amanda Panda 3 episodes, 2005
Lucy Briers ...
 Sam Henman - Bullet Points Presenter 2 episodes, 2005
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 Ben Green 2 episodes, 2005
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Quirky comedy comprised of numerous humorous news programmes spliced not-so-randomly together. Enjoy the stuffed-shirt stylings of ex-Babylonian Claudia Christian, young Cadbury Cookiecrunch and the voice of Lloyd's TSB.

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5 continents, 25 channels, 227 reporters...All the news you're ever going to need in 30 minutes.

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1 November 2005 | by (London) – See all my reviews

It was just plain rubbish! There was something missing from it, it had the sureness I usually like, some talented actors, it looked very realistic, but I just didn't like it! It is naturally going to be compared to The Day Today, which was far superior. I guess that worked by taking news programmes, and multiplying their existing elements by 100, instead of just using the same format as a regular news broadcast, but adding strange stories. TDT also had those fantastic names, and the complete lunacy of the finance news. Just go and buy The Day Today DVD, it's a great set with brilliant extras. I can't see any signs of this show improving on it in any way, which is a shame, as it looked really good in the trailers. But I guess the clips shown there were just the best of a bad bunch. I wanted to like this, but shall probably never watch it again.


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