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UK / BBC / 8×50 minute – episodes / 1979-80 (2 Nov 79 – 18 Jan 80)

Writers: Derek Ingrey, Ray Jenkins / Music: Anthony Isaac / Producer: Joe Waters

Multi perspective drama series. The lives of ten people intertwine following a road accident in the Home Counties on a wet morning in March. Those involved include a group of students off on a trip, a couple expecting a child are on there way to visit Yugoslavia, a stockbroker and his chauffeur and two prison guards and their charge. The series looks at the accident from all angles, with heavy use of flashbacks, flash forwards and the like.

Cast: Michael Byrne as Ian Shaw / Anthony Head as Simon Lovell / Patricia Garwood as Dilys Martin / Michelle Newell as Terri / Geoffrey Hinsliff as Edmunds / Bernard Kay as Andrew Buchan / Davyd Harries  as Jack Dutton / Daniel Hill as Tom Baxter / Jane Collins as Joanna / Martin Neil as Stephen Mitchell / Eric Mason as Pritchard / Peter Geddis as Frank Martin / Caroline Holdaway as Diana Baxter / Patrick Jordan as Lionel Megson / Marc Zuber as Mr Asif 


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