In September 2001, The Core went from a small box studio into a bigger multi-camera studio at MTV Studios, with an extra presenter and a more magazine like feel, similar to T4.
Gavin produced this re-launched show with a small team in the week; writing studio scripts, booking bands, devising creative items, overseeing edits and general show admin.
Then on a Saturday, Gavin was Floor Manager for this live show that ran 10am-6pm on Channel 5
. The strand had increased viewing figures.