Press Gang. Image shows from L to R: Frazz Davis (Mmoloki Chrystie), Sarah Jackson (Kelda Holmes), Colin Mathews (Paul Reynolds), Julie Craig (Lucy Benjamin), Kenny Phillips (Lee Ross), Lynda Day (Julia Sawalha), Spike Thomson (Dexter Fletcher). Copyright: Central Independent Television

Key details

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
1989 - 1993
Channels
ITV
Episodes
43 (5 series)
Stars
Julia Sawalha, Dexter Fletcher, Lee Ross, Kelda Holmes, Paul Reynolds, Mmoloki Chrystie, Lucy Benjamin, Charlie Creed-Miles and Joanna Dukes
Writers
Steven Moffat and Bill Moffat
Companies

A programme for teenagers set in a newspaper office that follows the trials and tribulations, joys and agonies of a group of teenagers setting up and running a young people's newspaper "The Junior Gazette".

Egos clash and professional and personal feelings collide.

Additional details

Production
Location
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 16th January 1989 at 4:45pm on ITV

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