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The Intruder: Peter (S1EP5 ITV Sun 30 Jan 1972, Simon Turner)



In Peter, Arnold has persuaded Peter that Sonny is not good news for the town of Skirlston. Peter decides to follow Sonny to see if he can find out what he is up to but he ends up being spotted.

Malcolm Terris, who plays Fred Bateman, had a long TV career, from the 1960’s onward, usually in supporting character parts. His most prominent role was probably that of Matt Headley in highly popular James Bolam series When the Boat Comes In.

production details
UK / ITV – Granada / 1×25 minute episode / Broadcast Sunday 30 January 1972 at 5.35pm

Series: The Intruder Episode 5 of 8

Writers: Peter Plummer, Mervyn Haisman / Producer: Peter Plummer

Simon Turner as Peter Ellison
Milton Johns as Sonny
James Bate as Arnold Haithwaite
Jack Woolgar as Ernest
Jean Alexandrov as Miss Binns
Malcolm Terris as Fred Bateman