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Thousand Acres of Sky" will return
OFFICIAL - popular drama series "Two Thousand Acres of
Sky" will return to the nation's television screens for
a third series.
"Free Press" revealed a fortnight ago that negotiations
were taking place which, when concluded, would see Michelle
Collins and the rest of the cast return to Rhins.
the time, both the BBC and programme makers Zenith Entertainments
refused to confirm that a third series was about to be commissioned.
this week, the news everyone connected with the show was hoping
for was announced.
spokesman for the BBC told the "Free Press"
"A third series of the BBC1 drama 'Two Thousand Acres
of Sky' has now been given the green light".
McKissack, head of BBC Scotland Drama, added
are thrilled that the show will return for a third series.
has proven extremely popular with viewers not only in the
UK but also across the world, so we are delighted to be
able to bring them more stories form the island of Ronansay".
fictional Scottish island of Ronansay is, of course, the real-life
village of Portlogan.
the South Rhins village - and, indeed, the whole of Wigtownshire
- is now set to reap the financial rewards which the influx
of cast and crew members bring.