Second To Midnight, A

A contemporary thriller set in Nigeria in two parts.

Western Governments and global oil companies have long predicted that the 'Peak', when oil reserves become finite and the markets begin to panic, is as far off as 2030.

But oil company geologist Dr Rob Turner wrote a report trashing this timescale, saying that we had already reached the 'Peak'.

But then he was forced to bury it.

2/2.

Kidnapped by gunmen in the Nigerian Delta, Rob is floored when he discovers Helen is alive.

Can she persuade him to back her cause?

Rob....Ian Puleston-Davies

Helen....Charlotte Emmerson

Kolo....Cyril Nri

Liz....Brigit Forsyth

Joseph....Richard Pepple

Geraldine....Sue Jenkins

Henry....David Fleeshman

David....James Nickerson

Alice....Abi Eniola

Directed by Gary Brown.

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0120070713A contemporary thriller set in Nigeria in two parts.|Western Governments and global oil companies have long predicted that the 'Peak', when oil reserves become finite and the markets begin to panic, is as far off as 2030.|But oil company geologist Dr Rob Turner wrote a report trashing this timescale, saying that we had already reached the 'Peak'.|But then he was forced to bury it.|1/2.|The worst possible news comes from Nigeria.|Rob....Ian Puleston-davies|Liz....Brigit Forsyth|Lester/David....James Nickerson|Joseph....Richard Pepple|Henry....David Fleeshman|Geraldine....Sue Jenkins|Alice....Abi Eniola|Kolo....Cyril Nri|Helen....Charlotte Emmerson|Directed by Susan Roberts
02 LAST20070720A contemporary thriller set in Nigeria in two parts.|Western Governments and global oil companies have long predicted that the 'Peak', when oil reserves become finite and the markets begin to panic, is as far off as 2030.|But oil company geologist Dr Rob Turner wrote a report trashing this timescale, saying that we had already reached the 'Peak'.|But then he was forced to bury it.|2/2.|Kidnapped by gunmen in the Nigerian Delta, Rob is floored when he discovers Helen is alive.|Can she persuade him to back her cause?|Rob....Ian Puleston-Davies|Helen....Charlotte Emmerson|Kolo....Cyril Nri|Liz....Brigit Forsyth|Joseph....Richard Pepple|Geraldine....Sue Jenkins|Henry....David Fleeshman|David....James Nickerson|Alice....Abi Eniola|Directed by Gary Brown.