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Ratings stings send TV shows to graveyard

Flop Aussie TV shows facing the axe

AS the television ratings year nears its final quarter, the field is littered with a host of bruised and battered shows which may not get a guernsey again next season. The latest casualty is Network Ten’s once-glittering family format The Great Australian Spelling Bee, which was dumped from a Sunday prime time slot and relegated to the graveyard of Saturday night.