Series 1, Episode 1 - The Man And The Hour
During World War Two, there is a call for ordinary civilians to form a new section of the army: the Local Defence Volunteers. One man plans to lead them - but is the local bank manager right for the job?
This episode was originally scheduled to broadcast on 5th June 1968.
- Wednesday 31st July 1968
- BBC One
- 30 minutes
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