|Newsroom South East|
The last incarnation of the programme titles used from October 1999 until September 2001
|Presented by|| Mike Embley |
|Producer||BBC South East|
|Running time||Main bulletin:|
|Original network||BBC One|
|Original release||1989 –|
|Related shows|| BBC London News |
South East Today
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