The Halt was filmed by Central TV as Series 5, Episode 13 of ‘Dramarama’, a British children's anthology series broadcast on ITV between 1983 and 1989. This episode aired 13 July 1987. Football hooligans get their comeuppance when they find themselves abandoned on a deserted railway station where strange things happen and voices make arrival announcements for trains that never come.
Filming on the SVRSevern Valley Railway
Arley became “Newton Halt” for the filming in April 1987, which included BRBritish Rail or British Railways Tyseley’s only ‘all blue’ 3 car DMUDiesel Multiple Unit borrowed for the occasion.
- Internet Movie Database (Retrieved 18 February 2017)