THE ADVENTURES OF BLACK BEAUTY (1972)
Black Beauty is a pure black, thoroughbred horse in late 19th Century rural England who is adopted into the household of James Gordon (William Lucas), a local doctor and widower, and befriended by his daughter's Vicky (Judy Bowker-season 1), Jenny (Stacy Dorning-season 2), son Kevin (Roderick Shaw), and their friends Albert (Tony Maiden), Robbie (Alister McKenzie-season 1) and Ned (Stephen Garlick-season 2). Each week the children get involved in an adventure that brings them into contact with all sorts of colourful characters and villians. You can always be assured, however, that Beauty is on hand to help save the day.
2x27. A Member of the Family pt1 9/23/1973
Black Beauty and Jenny find themselves in the middle of a foxhunt run by the arrogant new Squire, Squire Armstrong. Ned joins the Gordon household and soon finds not only his life in danger but, also that he is the prime suspect for a burglary at Squire Armstrongs estate.
2x28. A Member of the Family pt2 9/30/1973
Things go from bad to worse for Ned when an old, and unwanted acquaintance comes looking for him, along with Squire Armstrong as well as the local police. Soon, the whole of Five Oaks is looking for him and he no longer knows whom he can trust.
Cast: William Lucas (Dr. James Gordon), Stacy Dorning (Jenny Gordon), Roderick Shaw (Kevin Gordon), Stephen Garlick (Ned), Mike Pratt (Simey), Michael Culver (Squire Armstrong), Charlotte Mitchell (Amy Winthrop)