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

Scoop (2009)

  • TV sitcom
  • CBBC / BBC One
  • 2009 - 2011
  • 39 episodes (3 series)

Childrens' comedy series starring Shaun Williamson as Digby Digworth, the inept journalist of a local newspaper, The Pilbury Post. Also features Mark Benton, Simon Ludders, Sam Stockman, Miles Barrow, Andy Heath and Phil Fletcher

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Series 1, Episode 9 - Magnetic Attraction

The local police force launches a new Robot Cop to man the streets of Pilbury.

Further details

The local police force is launching a new Robot Cop to man the streets of Pilbury. Digby and Hacker are sent to get a top interview but cause chaos when Hacker's magnetic collar interferes with the robot's circuitry.

Policing takes on a whole new meaning with a rampaging robot roaming the streets.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 15th January 2009
Time
3:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Shaun Williamson Digby Digworth
Mark Benton Max de Lacey
Simon Ludders Sid The Source
Sam Stockman Simon
Miles Barrow Newspaper Boy
Andy Heath Hacker T. Dog (Voice)
Guest cast
Julian Dutton Police Commissioner
Sara Carver Councillor Wainwright
Matthew Flacks Robot
Writing team
Martin Hughes Writer
Production team
Sasha Ransome Director
Jonathan Brown Producer
Steven Andrew Executive Producer
Michelle Turkington Editor
Richard Hornsby Production Designer
Linda Haysman Costume Designer
Sue Wyburgh Make-up Designer
Chris Banks Composer
Darren Loveday Composer
Ian Carley Graphics
Rob Fellows Graphics

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