Crown Court: Season 5, Episode 57

Those in Peril: Part 1 (13 Oct. 1976)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(awaiting 5 votes)
Reviews: write review

Trawler captain William Stringer is charged with causing the death by neglect of John Sullivan, a young crew member who was swept into the sea in extremely stormy conditions. The ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Crown Court.
« Previous Episode | 354 of 544 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
Peter Bell ...
Kenneth Colley ...
James Armstong
Dave Douglas ...
Bert Gaunt ...
Capt.William Stringer
Tim Healy ...
Matthew Cole
Basil Henson ...
Mr. Justice Yearsley
Mary Miller ...
Anthony O'Donnell ...
Eric Wilson
Roland Oliver ...
Doctor Wesley
Martin Scott ...
Jury Foreman
Hugh Thomas ...
Malcolm Hudson
Peter Wheeler ...
Edit

Storyline

Trawler captain William Stringer is charged with causing the death by neglect of John Sullivan, a young crew member who was swept into the sea in extremely stormy conditions. The prosecution allege that Stringer was reckless as to the poor weather and ordered the terrified Sullivan to remain on deck. They also claim he had been drinking alcohol, impairing his judgement. The defence reject the allegations. They argue that Stringer is an immensely capable officer who did the best for his crew. In particular they assert that Stringer ordered Sullivan below deck but he refused to move, leading to his death. Written by Alan Briscoe

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Release Date:

13 October 1976 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Where is the season 7 DVD ?? helenelisechat
Crown Court Volume 1 DVD screamthylastscream2000
Theme tune xyl_54
Discuss Those in Peril: Part 1 (1976) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?