The Paras - 2. The Maroon Machine
First transmitted in 1983, this series follows recruits training with the Parachute Regiment. They test their skills in Exercise Steel Eagle and earn their maroon berets.
First transmitted in 1983, this series follows a group of new recruits as they continue their training with the Parachute Regiment. The recruits start to put their basic skills to the test during Exercise Steel Eagle which culminates in the Passing of the Square, being able to wear maroon berets.
- Broadcast on BBC One, 8:30PM Thu, 26 Jul 1984
- Available until 12:00AM Fri, 1 Jan 2038
- First broadcast BBC One, 8:30PM Thu, 10 Mar 1983
- Duration 30 minutes