The Motorway: Life in the Fast Lane

The Need for Speed

Series 1 - Episode 3 The Need for Speed

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Summary

Highways Agency staff scour 450 CCTV cameras for problems on the M6, while Steve Taylor travels along the motorway at a steady 50mph on the lookout for potentially dangerous potholes. The programme also follows the work of the Central Motorway Police Group, accompanying PCs Mark Crozier and Karl Davies as they respond to an incident in which someone has died after jumping from a bridge onto the carriageway in the early hours of a Saturday morning.

Cast & Crew

Narrator Julian Barratt
Editor Sam Bergson
Editor Will Grayburn
Executive Producer Zac Beattie
Executive Producer Spencer Kelly
Producer Charlotte Wassermann
Series Director Barnaby Peel
Series Producer Barnaby Peel
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