A Limehouse production for Channel 4


Life changes dramatically for radio amateur Norman when he gets in touch with a round-the-world yachtsman who introduces him to a different life - and a taste of fame.

Transmission history

First broadcast on Channel 4 on 11th October 1984 between 9:30 and 10:30 pm
Repeat broadcast on 6th December 1986
Duration: 60 minutes


Starring Michael Elphick, Marjorie Yates, Michael Graham Cox

Written by Paula Milne

Music by Anthony Phillips

Produced by Susi Hush

Directed by Moira Armstrong

Music Details

One piece of the music from this programme (C.Q.) was released on Finger Painting

Two further pieces of music from this programme (Is There Anyone Out There? and Night Search) released on Extra Missing Links, the additional CD included in the Missing Links I - IV set.


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