It does look better. If it's an editorial decision then isn't it just like throwing in the towel and admitting the glass box just doesn't work for what it was designed for?
I thought all along the current studio setup for sky news was about reducing running costs, especially as it is an operation that was going up for sale at the time.
Cost cutting, at the expense of viewer engagement, and programme output
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