Farewell, Fleet Street

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930418]

Four documentaries by David Wheeler presenting the inside story of the newspaper industry, then and now.

1: Lords of the Jungle

Cecil King, Northcliffe,

Rothermere, Beaverbrook and Thomson recalled and assessed by the present Lord Rothermere and Hugh Cudlipp , William Deedes ,

Geoffrey Goodman. Max Hastings , Alastair Hetherington , Sir Johnjunor, Gerald Long and Andreas Whittam

Smith.

Producer Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930418]

Unknown: David Wheeler

Unknown: Hugh Cudlipp

Unknown: William Deedes

Unknown: Geoffrey Goodman.

Unknown: Max Hastings

Unknown: Alastair Hetherington

Unknown: Gerald Long

Unknown: Andreas Whittam

Producer: Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930425]

Four documentaries by David Wheeler presenting the inside story of the newspaper industry. 2: The Entertainers

Lord Rothermere and Hugh Cudlipp , William Deedes ,

Geoffrey Goodman , Max Hastings , Alastair Hetherington , Sir John Junor , Gerald Long and Andreas Whittam

Smith chart the changes in the relationship between owners and editors, and the character of newspapers, especially when it comes to comment, gossip and sex.

Producer Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930425]

Unknown: David Wheeler

Unknown: Hugh Cudlipp

Unknown: William Deedes

Unknown: Geoffrey Goodman

Unknown: Max Hastings

Unknown: Alastair Hetherington

Unknown: John Junor

Unknown: Gerald Long

Unknown: Andreas Whittam

Producer: Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930502]

Four documentaries by David Wheeler presenting the inside story of the newspaper industry.

3: Publish and Be Sued

How did, and do, newspapers balance the pursuit of truth against th danger of inaccuracy, and what was, and is, the role of political bias? With the present Lord Rothermere and Hugh Cudlipp ,

William Deedes , Geoffrey Goodman , Max Hastings , Alastair Hetherington , Sir John Junor and Andreas Whittam Smith.

Producer Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930502]

Unknown: David Wheeler

Unknown: Hugh Cudlipp

Unknown: William Deedes

Unknown: Geoffrey Goodman

Unknown: Max Hastings

Unknown: Alastair Hetherington

Unknown: John Junor

Unknown: Andreas Whittam Smith.

Producer: Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930509]

Last of four documentaries by David Wheeler presenting the inside story of the newspaper industry. After Wapping - What? What future is there for print in an electronic age? With the present Lord Rothermere and Hugh Cudlipp , William Deedes , Geoffrey Goodman , Max Hastings ,

Alastair Hetherington , Sir John Junor , Gerald Long and Andreas Whittam Smith.

Producer Louise Purslow

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930509]

Unknown: David Wheeler

Unknown: Hugh Cudlipp

Unknown: William Deedes

Unknown: Geoffrey Goodman

Unknown: Max Hastings

Unknown: Alastair Hetherington

Unknown: Sir John Junor

Unknown: Gerald Long

Unknown: Andreas Whittam Smith.

Producer: Louise Purslow