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No Smoke Without Fire
Series 06, Episode 01
Air Date 20th February 1972
Length 30 Mins
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No Smoke Without Fire is the first episode of the sixth series which was first broadcast on 20th February 1972.


Blakey has introduced no-smoking rules after a discarded cigarette nearly burned the depot down. He instructs all crews to attend a special course on fire fighting, and soon Stan is challenged to give up the habit...


The episode has footage of RTL1557 OLD 666 Leyland Titan PD2 being demolished in a fire . The vehicle also had overheating problems with its engine possibly because it was old and not used in quite a long time.


  • Pauline Cunningham as Frieda
  • Mary Land as Susy
  • Eunice Black as Gladys