Photos by Willoughby Gullachsen, no reproduction without permission.
The Chain was a four part thriller which went out in 1990, written by Desmond Lowden. It told a tale of murder and corruption in the world of business takeovers. The series was produced at Pebble Mill by Carol Parks. Don Leaver directed the series, John Kenway was the cameraman. Brian Wright was the script editor and Nigel Jones the designer.
The series starred Peter Capaldi, Susan Kyd, Robert Pugh, Julia Hills, and Michael Troughton amongst others.
The photos show the lowering of a ‘body’ into the concrete foundations of a building. The model used as the body looks fairly convincing.