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Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Scotland and BBC Two Scotland panel show hosted by Des Clarke. 21 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2018 - 2020. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

TV version of Radio Scotland's topical panel show, hosted by Des Clarke

Genre
Panel Show
Broadcast
2018 - 2020
Channels
BBC Scotland, BBC Two Scotland
Episodes
21   (1 pilot + 2 series), plus 1 highlights special
Starring
Des Clarke and Jim Smith
Director
Donald Macinnes
Producers
Dave Flynn, Lauren Mackay and Stephen Hollywood

A TV broadcast of the popular topical BBC Radio Scotland panel show fronted by Des Clarke.

From the same studio recording as the continuing radio original, this new television version features the same guests in a slightly different edit.

Production Details

Part of

BBC Scotland Funny Firsts

Production company
Also known as
  • Breaking The Year
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 30th November 2018 on BBC Two Scotland at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 29th December 2020 on BBC Scotland at 10pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Friday 1st January 2021 at 10:00pm

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