The Sun Trap.

The Sun Trap

BBC One sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1980. Stars Donald Churchill, Zena Walker, Joan Benham, Graham Crowden, David Garth, Jo Rowbottom, Peter Schofield and Derek Waring.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 25th April 1980

Life on a Mediterranean island, far from strike-torn Britain, is a paradise. Or is it? The Hallidays aren't sure, and neither, it seems, is anybody else.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 2nd May 1980

It's a funny day, is Thursday. It's a caterer's nightmare. It turns out to be a bit of a nightmare for Helen as well, not to mention Gloria and Robert.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 9th May 1980

Finding a good doctor isn't always easy on a Mediterranean island - especially if you insist that only an Englishman can be trusted to deal with English insides.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 16th May 1980

Even on a Mediterranean island there are worries. But it isn't heatstroke or sharks or squid poisoning or the cost of aubergines that worries Peter. It's whether Tottenham Hotspur beat Liverpool - and how he can find out.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 23rd May 1980

There's plenty of time for trivial gossip in the Mediterranean, but even the most trivial gossip can sometimes lead to serious misunderstandings.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 30th May 1980

It seemed like a good idea when Peter and Helen decided to make a tape of their life on the island to send to their friends in Winch-more Hill. But it could be awkward for them if the Halliday Tapes fell into the wrong hands.

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