Westway (TV series)

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Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 7
Producer(s) Patrick Dromgoole
Leonard White
Production company(s) HTV
Original network ITV
Original release 28 April – 9 June 1976

Westway is a British television series made by HTV for ITV in 1976.

The series dealt with the lives of three families living together in a commune in Bristol, and explored issues of self-sufficiency also addressed by BBC series of the period such as The Good Life and Survivors.


Episode list[edit]

All seven episodes were written by Guy Slater.

# Title Director Original airdate
1 "The Saxby Invaders" Mike Vardy 28 April 1976 (1976-04-28)
2 "A Do-It-Yourself School" Mike Vardy 5 May 1976 (1976-05-05)
3 "A Growing Concern" Don Leaver 12 May 1976 (1976-05-12)
4 "Happy Families" Don Leaver 19 May 1976 (1976-05-19)
5 "Noughts and Crosses" Leonard White 26 May 1976 (1976-05-26)
6 "A Highly Desirable Property" Derek Clark 2 June 1976 (1976-06-02)
7 "The Tenant's Feast" Leonard White 9 June 1976 (1976-06-09)

The series survives complete on 1" videotape as part of the HTV collection which is now held by ITV plc.

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