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Oil Strike North: The Fatal Hours Part 1 (S1EP12 BBC One 11 Nov 1975, Leon Lissek)



The Fatal Hours Part 1: The rig Nelson One is running a flare-off test. The answer will prove if three months’ hard work have been wasted – or if Triumph have found a new oilfield.

Regular Cast: Nigel Davenport (Fraser), Michael Whitney (Frank Ward), Angela Douglas (Julie Ward), Barbara Shelley (Elaine Smythe), Callum Mill (Angus Gallacher), Glyn Owen (Jack Mullery), Andrew Robertson (Donald Cameron), Angela Cheyne (Shona Campbell),

Guest Cast: Tom Criddle (Sir Norman Denison), Leon Lissek, William Wilde, Lyn Taylor, Jean Anderson, David Wild, Isobil Nisbet

Writer: N. J. Crisp / Director: Michael Hayes

Airdate: 11 Nov 1975 on BBC One Two

Series: Oil Strike North Season 1 Episode 12

Show Info: 13 part BBC drama series about the men and women working for international oil company Triumph Oil.