He acted in William Shakespeare
's play, "Much Ado About Nothing", in a Renaissance Theatre Company production during the Renaissance Shakespeare Festival at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Kenneth Branagh
, Samantha Bond
, Richard Easton
, Edward Jewesbury
, David Lloyd Meredith
, Dearbhla Molloy
, David Parfitt
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Became gravely ill with meningitis during the filming of the final series of Wycliffe
(1994). He says he owes his life to Jack Shepherd
with whom he was sharing a house while on location, and who rushed him to hospital in the middle of the night. When the production company sacked Yuill "for insurance reasons" as a result of the meningitis, and refused to reinstate him even though he made a full ...