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Programme: The Vital Spark
Broadcast: 1965 - 1974    ( BBC )
Episodes: 22 (3 series)
Starring: Roddy McMillan, John Grieve, Robert Urquhart
Written by: Bill Craig
Produced by: Pharic Maclaren
Production: British Broadcasting Corporation More info

More adventures with the Scottish sailors. The crew of the Vital Spark have to deal not only with the regular hardships of their life but also with a decade unsympathetic to their existence.

BSG Review:

The Vital Spark was well received when first shown, but looks rather dated now.


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