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There was something not right about Goodnight Britain. There were also plenty of things wrong with it, which is another matter. But what was not right had something to do with its various wrongs.
The first wrong was the note of manufactured alarm: "We're a nation in the grip of a sleep crisis," announced Sian Williams, looking as though she'd had a solid eight hours herself. Then came a torrent of exclamatory statistics – 10m prescriptions for sleeping pills issued last year! £1.6bn lost to the economy! Half a million British adults suffer from parasomnia! Snoring is