Danger UXB

Danger UXB

It's World War Two and Lt. Brian Ash has been assigned to the bomb disposal unit. It has been estimated he will survive the position for only seven weeks and therefore is given no training. The series follows Ash as he deals with his dangerous and heroic position.

Episode Guide

  • Danger UXB - With Love From Adolf (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    With Love From Adolf

    Despondent Brian mopes about, blaming himself for Brinckley's death until Rodgers persuades him to defuse an extremely complex UXB.

  • Danger UXB - The Pier (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Pier

    Susan agrees to marry Brian; Brian is seriously injured in a mine explosion, and doctors fear damage to his mind may exceed bodily harm.

  • Danger UXB - Dead Letter (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Dead Letter

    Brian must defuse a bomb designed to kill anyone tampering with it; Brian's hopes for a future with Susan rise when Stephen drowns himself.

  • Danger UXB - Butterfly Winter (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Butterfly Winter

    Brian and the men of 347 Section are sent to dispose of a plague of small, lethal butterfly bombs concealed about the countryside.

  • Danger UXB - 17 Seconds to Glory (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    17 Seconds to Glory

    Brian learns to defuse German land mines; Susan accepts Brian's marriage proposal, but at a request from Stephen's boss, changes her mind.

  • Danger UXB - Bad Company (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Bad Company

    A new commanding officer's fanatic adherence to rules and discipline causes mutinous feelings amongst the overworked men of 347 Section.

  • Danger UXB - Digging Out (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Digging Out

    When he is refused leave to see to his family's safety, Lance-Corporal Salt goes AWOL, but tragedy strikes before he can save them.

  • Danger UXB - The Quiet Weekend (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Quiet Weekend

    Susan connives to meet Brian on his weekend off, but her husband's unexpected return and her father's suspicions cut their visit short.

  • Danger UXB - The Silver Lining (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Silver Lining

    Brian must defuse an especially dangerous bomb designed to thwart disposal attempts; Susan asks Brian to meet her in London for a date.

  • Danger UXB - Cast Iron Killer (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Cast Iron Killer

    Tragedy results when Brian and the men of 347 Section are ordered to risk their lives to test a new, unproven device on a live bomb.

  • Danger UXB - Just Like a Woman (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Just Like a Woman

    After attending a bomb disposal course, Brian and Ken Machin are sent to defuse a German bomb, but their scant knowledge proves inadequate.

  • Danger UXB - Unsung Heroes (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Unsung Heroes

    Brian's recklessness with a bomb lodged within a burning building nearly costs him and a fellow officer their lives.

  • Danger UXB - Dead Man's Shoes (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Dead Man's Shoes

    Young recruit Brian Ash is shocked to learn that the 97th Tunnelling Company of the Royal Engineers is actually a bomb disposal squad.