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

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 2, Episode 6 - The Laughing Cavalier

Max sends Digby to his brother's mansion to report on a friendly ghost.

Further details

Max sends Digby to his brother's mansion to report on a friendly ghost called the Laughing Cavalier. Unfortunately, Digby manages to wipe the smile from his face and worse still Hacker destroys it with his Ghoulie Blaster. Digby has to stand in for the ghost, but can he fool world-renowned spooky expert Antonia De Ghoul?

Broadcast details

Wednesday 27th October 2010
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Shaun Williamson Digby Digworth
Mark Benton Max de Lacey
Phil Fletcher Hacker T. Dog (Voice)
Guest cast
Nick Wilton Rex de Lacey
Paul Hawkyard The Laughing Cavalier
Jess Robinson Antonia de Ghoul
Writing team
Ciaran Murtagh Writer
Andrew Jones Writer
David Collier Script Editor
Jonathan Wolfman Script Editor
Production team
Jason Garbett Director
Jonathan Brown Producer
Steven Andrew Executive Producer
Michelle Turkington Editor
Tracey Macario Production Designer
Linda Haysman Costume Designer
Sue Wyburgh Make-up Designer
Alison Hanken Make-up Designer
Chris Banks Composer
Darren Loveday Composer
Ian Carley Graphics
Rob Fellows Graphics
Marcus Collier 1st Assistant Director

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