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First Gaelic drama in 20 years begins filming on Skye

12 September 2013 Last updated at 15:12 BST

The man who produced the hit comedy "The Inbetweeners" has begun filming the first Gaelic soap opera for 20 years.

Three half-hour pilot episodes of Bannan, translated as The Ties that Bind, will be shown on BBC Alba next year.

If the drama proves popular it could be given a much longer run.

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