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The Strange Case of the Ghost Bus is a single 10 minute episode in the third season of Cosgrove Hall's original 2D animated cartoon TV series of "Danger Mouse" that was debuted on ITV in the UK on 25th October 1982.


Nine Top Secret cargo carrying ships have disappeared after encountering a ghost bus. DM finds the Ghost bus depot on a small island in the Indian Ocean where Baron Greenback is producing buses made of ice.


  • Voices by David Jason, Terry Scott, Edward Kelsey and Brian Trueman.
  • Music by Mike Harding.
  • Music Production by Richie Close.
  • Written by Mike Harding and Brian Trueman.
  • Animated by Keith Scoble, George Jackson, Robert Newman, Clinton J.Priest, Garry Owen, Tony Garth and Stephen Thomas.
  • Backgrounds by Malcolm Turner.
  • Paint and Trace by Philip McNaylor, Roy Huckerby, Peter Kidd and Monica McCartney.
  • Editing by John McManus.
  • Camera by Frank Hardie and Wendy Hardie.
  • Produced by Brian Cosgrove and Mark Hall.
  • Directed by Brain Cosgrove.
  • A Cosgrove/Hall Production. © 1980.

Copyright Gag[]

Despite this episode being broadcasted in 1982, the roman numerals in the copyright credit reads 'MCMLXXX' as it is dated in 1980.


  • Recording date: 1980.