Scoop. Digby Digworth (Shaun Williamson). Copyright: BBC.

Scoop (2009)

CBBC and BBC One comedy drama. 39 episodes (3 series), 2009 - 2011. Stars Shaun Williamson, Mark Benton, Andy Heath and Phil Fletcher.

Scoop

Childrens' comedy series starring Shaun Williamson as Digby Digworth, the inept journalist of a local newspaper, The Pilbury Post

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2009 - 2011
Channels
CBBC, BBC One
Episodes
39   (3 series)
Starring
Shaun Williamson, Mark Benton, Andy Heath and Phil Fletcher
Writers
Julian Dutton, Tom Jamieson, Nev Fountain, Martin Hughes and Rory Clark

Digby Digworth is a hapless journalist with a knack for getting into trouble, no matter the story.

Assisted by his faithful canine companion, Hacker, the eager and ambitious Digby is sent out on the trail of a big scoop by his editor, Max de Lacey, but never manages to find it - invariably becoming a front-page disaster himself.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 5th January 2009 on BBC One at 3:30pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 10th August 2011 on CBBC at 9am
Last repeat
Friday 13th December 2013 at 1:05pm

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