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Dan, Badger And All The Coal (BBC Drama, Dafydd Hywel)



One off drama Dan, Badger And All The Coal was about collier Dan Morgan (Dafydd Hywel) who finds himself having to work with a pit horse called Badger. Dan is initially not overly impressed with his new role but Badger soon becomes very important to the miner.

Filmed at Aberpergwm Colliery, a drift mine in Wales.

Cast: Dafydd Hywel (Dan Morgan), Artro Morris (Oliver)

Writer: W. H. Canaway / Music: David Fanshawe / Producer: David Cobham.

UK / BBC Two / 1×55 minute episode / Broadcast 11 April 1977