Bust, 1987

Paul Nicholas stars in this popular comedy drama from 1987.  Created by Phillip Hinchcliffe of Doctor Who fame and Simon Passmore.

Largely forgotten these days, but the series was popular in it’s day and ran for two series of six episodes each.


The series followed the attempts of less than successful businessman, Neil Walsh as he tries to rebuild his life after bankruptcy.





Paul Nicholas – Neil Walsh
Ron Emslie – Adam Freeman
Phyllis Logan – Sheila Walsh (series one)
Belinda Lang – Sheila Walsh (series two)


Channel: ITV
Created By: Philip Hinchcliffe and Simon Passmore
Written By: Phillip Hinchcliffe, Simon Passmore and Michael Aitkens
Produced By: London Weekend Television for ITV
Original Transmission Dates: 4th September 1987 – 12th November 1988

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