Play for Today (1970–1984)

A British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Season 13

Three Minute Heroes

Three Minute Heroes

TV Episode 2
Intensive Care

Intensive Care

When Denis Midgley's father is rushed to hospital, Midgley drops everything to be by his side. They've never really got on, so Midgley wants to be sure he's there if his father ever regains...

TV Episode 4
John David

John David

After giving birth to a Down's Syndrome baby, Judith decides she doesn't want to keep him. Obliged to register the birth she arbitrarily chooses John David as the name. A few months later she learns the baby has died.

TV Episode 6
Another Flip for Dominick

Another Flip for Dominick

Sequel to Play for Today: The Flipside of Dominick Hide (1980). Now a respected teacher of temporal observers, Dominick has not visited the past for several years. He is content with his ...

TV Episode 8
Last Love

Last Love

TV Episode 9
Gates of Gold

Gates of Gold

TV Episode 10
Atlantis

Atlantis

TV Episode 12
Reluctant Chickens

Reluctant Chickens

TV Episode 14
The Falklands Factor

The Falklands Factor

TV Episode 16