Most Voted Titles With Patricia Shakesby


1. Yes Minister (1980–1984)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy

8.7
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The Right Honorable James Hacker has landed the plum job of Cabinet Minister to the Department of Administration. At last he is in a position of power and can carry out some long-needed reforms - or so he thinks.

Stars: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds, Diana Hoddinott

Votes: 8,626

2. Coronation Street (1960– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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The UK's longest-running television soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

Stars: Helen Worth, Simon Gregson, William Roache, Sally Dynevor

Votes: 3,850

3. On the Buses (1969–1973)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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Jack-the-lad bus driver and conductor Stan and Jack enjoy the female employees more than their work and Inspector Blake is relentless in his attempts to make their lives a misery.

Stars: Anna Karen, Bob Grant, Stephen Lewis, Reg Varney

Votes: 1,510

4. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)

30 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

8.2
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Complex, involved science-fiction series about a special force of interdimensional operatives whose task is to protect the universe from evil forces trying to gain a foothold by disrupting ... See full summary »

Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, David Collings, Gerald James

Votes: 962

5. The Likely Lads (1964–1966)

30 min | Comedy

7.1
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The adventures of two "likely lads" ostensibly set in the North East of England (but filmed in Willesden Junction, London). Terry and Bob have been friends since childhood. Bob is the ... See full summary »

Stars: James Bolam, Rodney Bewes, Don McKillop, Bartlett Mullins

Votes: 546

6. War & Peace (1972–1974)

890 min | Drama, War

8.3
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Napoleon's tumultuous relations with Russia including his disastrous 1812 invasion, serve as the backdrop for the tangled personal lives of five aristocratic Russian families.

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Rupert Davies

Votes: 488

7. Hancock's Half Hour (1956–1960)

30 min | Comedy

8.6
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TV version of the popular BBC radio show of the same name, with Tony Hancock as the modern man of the world (in his own eyes). Sid James is there to bring him back to earth.

Stars: Tony Hancock, Sidney James, Johnny Vyvyan, Alec Bregonzi

Votes: 366

8. Doctor in the House (1969–1970)

30 min | Comedy

7.8
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"Doctor in the House" follows the misadventures of medical students Michael Upton, Duncan Waring, Paul Collier and Dick Stuart-Clark. The lads basically mean well, but their habits of ... See full summary »

Stars: Barry Evans, Robin Nedwell, Geoffrey Davies, George Layton

Votes: 226

9. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 200

10. Yes Minister (1980–1984)
Episode: The Economy Drive (1980)

TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy

8.2
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The Minister decides there is far too much waste in government and decides the time has come to launch an economy drive. Sir Humphrey suggests to the Minister that he should lead by example... See full summary »

Director: Sydney Lotterby | Stars: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds, John Savident

Votes: 159

11. Dixon of Dock Green (1955–1976)

45 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Stars: Jack Warner, Peter Byrne, Geoffrey Adams, Arthur Rigby

Votes: 150

12. The Liver Birds (1969–1996)

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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Ground-breaking British sitcom created by two housewives from Liverpool. The series follows the lives and loves of two young, single women sharing a flat in Liverpool. With a realistic feel and catchy theme song by 'The Scaffold'.

Stars: Nerys Hughes, Polly James, Mollie Sugden, Elizabeth Estensen

Votes: 150

13. Howards' Way (1985–1990)

50 min | Drama

6.7
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Tom Howard is made redundant from his job as a senior aircraft designer and decides to invest his skill, time and redundancy money in a run-down local boat building yard. Without his ... See full summary »

Stars: Jan Harvey, Stephen Yardley, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

Votes: 112

14. ITV Playhouse (1967– )
Episode: Casting the Runes (1979)

Not Rated | 47 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Like NIGHT OF THE DEMON, this adaptation is based only very loosely based on the original ghost story by M.R. James. However, it does feature eerie scenic views and is directed by Lawrence "Ghost Story For Christmas" Gordon Clark

Director: Lawrence Gordon Clark | Stars: Iain Cuthbertson, Jan Francis, Bernard Gallagher, Joanna Dunham

Votes: 99

15. Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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"Armchair Theatre" is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced by Associated British Corporation, and later by Thames Television from mid-1968.

Stars: Harry H. Corbett, Billie Whitelaw, Neil McCallum, Paul Whitsun-Jones

Votes: 89

16. He Who Rides a Tiger (1965)

103 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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Peter Rayston, has been in and out of prison most of his life. At 30, he is released for the eighth time, after serving a sentence for housebreaking. Immediately, he goes back to his old ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Tom Bell, Judi Dench, Paul Rogers, Kay Walsh

Votes: 64

17. The Fenn Street Gang (1971–1973)

30 min | Comedy

6.3
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The lives and adventures of the pupils of class 5C from 'Please Sir', after they have left Fenn Street School .

Stars: Peter Cleall, Carol Hawkins, David Barry, Peter Denyer

Votes: 44

18. Mystery and Imagination (1966–1970)

75 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.8
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A British anthology series based on classic ghost stories and chillers from M. R. James, Poe, Algernon Blackwood, Sheridan Le Fanu and others; later branching into feature-length teleplays ... See full summary »

Stars: David Buck, Freddie Jones, Robert Hunter, Mark Moss

Votes: 43

19. Sergeant Cork (1963–1968)

60 min | Crime

7.9
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Victorian era, 'Who done it' with the venerable Sergeant Cork battling entrenched views in a bid to use a more scientific approach to solving cases.Trusty sidekick Bob does not always understand his methods but faithfully co-operates..

Stars: John Barrie, William Gaunt, Charles Morgan, Freddie Fowler

Votes: 37

20. ITV Playhouse (1967– )

Comedy, Drama

7.0
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Stars: Michael Bryant, William Simons, Katherine Barker, Geoffrey Palmer

Votes: 33

21. The Devil Inside (1961)

71 min | Crime

7.5
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Director: Cliff Owen | Stars: William Sylvester, Mai Zetterling, John Meillon, Anthony Dawson

Votes: 32

22. On the Buses (1969–1973)
Episode: The Injury (1971)

25 min | Comedy

8.0
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Stan has an accident, sustaining an injury to his foot. Unfortunately for him, since it happened at home and not at work, he is told that he is not entitled to any form of compensation. ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Allen | Stars: Reg Varney, Doris Hare, Michael Robbins, Anna Karen

Votes: 30

23. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)

30 min | Drama

6.2
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This well-liked series was a drama/soap set in a hospital.

Stars: Jill Browne, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Frederick Bartman, Desmond Carrington

Votes: 27

24. She Knows Y' Know (1962)

72 min | Comedy

6.6
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A young man is accused of getting a girl pregnant. Two sets of parents tussle and then they find out who really got her pregnant.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Hylda Baker, Cyril Smith, Joe Gibbons, Peter Myers

Votes: 26

25. Coronation Street (1960– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1960)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

6.7
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Florrie Lindley settles into the Corner Shop. Elsie Tanner finds out that her daughter Linda has left her husband. Kenneth Barlow clashes with his father Frank over a date with a college friend.

Director: Derek Bennett | Stars: Patricia Phoenix, Philip Lowrie, Anne Cunningham, Frank Pemberton

Votes: 25

26. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 1 (1981)

26 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.9
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A wealthy business man holds a party in a 1930's period reconstruction for his guests, but all is not what it seems. Sapphire and Steel invite themselves to investigate.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 22

27. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 6 (1981)

26 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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Sapphire and Steel allow things to unfold to find the point in time when things will be changed. Only then can they ensure that time is put back on track and reset the correct future.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 19

28. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 2 (1981)

25 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.4
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A game of hide and seek is played before dinner but one of the guests will be murdered, there is something evil hiding in one of the guests but which one?

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 18

29. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 3 (1981)

24 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.3
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The party guests begin to realize that they are trapped, but their memories are beginning to fail and confusion is taking over. Then there is another death. But is there really?

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 17

30. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 4 (1981)

26 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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Two of the party guests are dead. Who will be next? This is no traditional murder mystery, and Sapphire and Steel cannot agree on who would have a motive to commit this crime.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 17

31. Sapphire & Steel (1979–1982)
Episode: Doctor McDee Must Die: Part 5 (1981)

25 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.5
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Sapphire and Steel realize that things must play out exactly as before in 1930 or the human race is doomed, but something is trying to interfere with time. Dr McDee has to die.

Director: Shaun O'Riordan | Stars: David McCallum, Joanna Lumley, Patience Collier, Davy Kaye

Votes: 17

32. Hancock's Half Hour (1956–1960)
Episode: The Big Night (1959)

Comedy

7.9
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Tony and Sid plan a big night out in East Cheam with two ladies which doesn't pan out as planned after Mrs Cravatte doesn't do her duties as expected, leaving the boys to their own devices.

Director: Duncan Wood | Stars: Tony Hancock, Sidney James, Sam Kydd, Michael Balfour

Votes: 14

33. Mystery and Imagination (1966–1970)
Episode: Casting the Runes (1968)

50 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.9
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Mr. Karswell is very easily angered and never forgets a slight. As he is also a man capable of summoning demons from Hell to do his bidding, his quarrel with Dunning may have unfortunate consequences.

Director: Alan Cooke | Stars: Robert Eddison, Neal Arden, John Barrett, John Fraser

Votes: 13

34. Hancock's Half Hour (1956–1960)
Episode: The Cruise (1959)

Comedy

8.5
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Hancock and Sid decide to go on a cruise. Through multiple misunderstandings Hancock becomes conviced the Captain is incompetant and the ship is sinking.

Director: Duncan Wood | Stars: Tony Hancock, Sidney James, Hattie Jacques, John Le Mesurier

Votes: 13

35. The Borderers (1968–1970)

50 min | Adventure, Drama

8.7
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Drama series dealing with life for a family living on the frontier between Scotland and England during the 16th century.

Stars: Ross Campbell, Iain Cuthbertson, Michael Gambon, Edith MacArthur

Votes: 12

36. Doctor in the House (1969–1970)
Episode: A Stitch in Time (1970)

Comedy

7.7
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Though no good at first aid Upton and Waring spend a fortnight in casualty. A shop-keeper who was injured in a robbery is brought in by a policeman. Later another man, with an injured ear, ... See full summary »

Director: David Askey | Stars: Ernest Clark, Barry Evans, Robin Nedwell, Royce Mills

Votes: 12

37. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Part One: Name Day (1972)

Drama, War

7.4
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The year is 1805. The Rostov's celebrate the name days of Natasha and Countess Rostova, while there is much discussion about the possible inheritance by an illegitimate son, Pierre Bezuhov,... See full summary »

Director: John Davies | Stars: Rupert Davies, Faith Brook, Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood

Votes: 12

38. Drama 61-67 (1961–1967)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Stars: Brian Haines, John Ronane, Aubrey Richards, Neil Wilson

Votes: 11

39. Sat'day While Sunday (1967– )

30 min | Drama

7.1
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Stars: Sarah-Jane Gwillim, Roger McGough, Malcolm McDowell, Gordon Reid

Votes: 10

40. Coronation Street (1960– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1960)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

5.5
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Florrie gets herself into trouble with the police on her first day. Ivan Cheveski arrives at the Rovers in search of Linda. Christine Hardman berates Ena for spreading gossip about her ... See full summary »

Director: Derek Bennett | Stars: Patricia Phoenix, Anne Cunningham, Ernst Walder, Frank Pemberton

Votes: 10

41. The Likely Lads (1964–1966)
Episode: Older Women Are More Experienced (1964)

Comedy

7.0
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Freda Windsor,the new canteen manageress,is turning heads despite being older than the likely lads and Terry bets Bob he can pull her. When she asks him home he thinks he has scored but is ... See full summary »

Director: Dick Clement | Stars: Rodney Bewes, James Bolam, Bartlett Mullins, Don McKillop

Votes: 10

42. Detective (1964–1969)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
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Anthology series featuring adaptations of detective stories.

Stars: Rupert Davies, Ralph Michael, John DeVaut, Esmond Knight

Votes: 9

43. Late Starter (1985– )

50 min

7.8
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When his wife walks out leaving him penniless, a retired university professor finds himself having to start again and having to live in a run down bedsit in North London.

Stars: Peter Barkworth, Akosua Busia, Rowena Cooper, Simon Cowell-Parker

Votes: 8

44. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: A Beautiful Tale (1972)

Drama, War

8.1
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Andre Bolkonsky visits the Rostov's on business. There is a ball in which the Czar himself is in attendance, and from this springs a budding romance.

Director: John Davies | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Joanna David

Votes: 8

45. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Reunions (1972)

Drama, War

7.6
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A death on the front has yet to be confirmed, while Nikolai Rostov returns home from war and faces a difficult personal sacrifice. Pierre Bezukhov, meanwhile, struggles in his marriage.

Director: John Davies | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Angela Down

Votes: 8

46. A Game of Murder (1966– )

30 min | Thriller

8.3
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The once famous athlete Bob Kerry dies mysteriously on a golf course. His son Jack, a detective, suspects murder and decides to investigate the case. He gets caught up in a web of intrigue ... See full summary »

Stars: Gerald Harper, David Burke, June Barry, John Harvey

Votes: 7

47. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Part Four: A Letter and Two Proposals (1972)

Drama, War

7.6
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The Rostov family receive some news of the war from their son, Nikolai. Meanwhile matchmaking instigated by Vasili Kuragin is viewed from the perspectives of his two targets.

Director: John Davies | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Angela Down, Joanna David

Votes: 7

48. Armchair Mystery Theatre (1960– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

9.2
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First episode of new series called "Armchair Mystery Theatre", set in a Cornish fishing village, peopled with sinister local rustic types. A "Wicker Man" atmosphere to the story, without ... See full summary »

Stars: Donald Pleasence, Ian Hendry, Thomas Heathcote, Charles Gray

Votes: 6

49. This Man Craig (1966–1967)

50 min | Drama

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Ian Craig is an upbeat science teacher at a secondary school in fictional Straithard, Scotland. He deals with the troubles of his students and colleagues in an optimistic fashion and shares their triumphs.

Stars: John Cairney, Ellen McIntosh, Leonard Maguire, Joan Alcorn

50. Thursday Theatre (1964–1965)

Drama

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Stars: John Sharp, Paul Rogers, Robert Flemyng, Rachel Gurney

51. The Inside Man (1969– )

60 min

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Stars: Frederick Jaeger, Basil Henson, Robin Ellis, Petra Davies

52. Money Sings (1963)

24 min | Short, Musical

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Directors: Frank Gilpin, Alan Pudney | Stars: Gerald Campion, Johnny Carson, The Condors, Glynn Dale

53. Answer to Emergency (1962)

20 min | Short

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Director: Fred Moore | Stars: Lane Meddick, Barbara Ogilvie, Patricia Shakesby

54. Silent Evidence (1962– )

Crime

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Police procedural drama dealing with the activities of a forensic pathologist.

Stars: Basil Sydney, Conrad Phillips, Ian MacNaughton, Robert James

55. The Borderers (1968–1970)
Episode: A Woman or an Epitaph (1970)

Adventure, Drama

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Stars: Ross Campbell, Kevin Collins, James Copeland, James Cosmo

56. Drama 61-67 (1961–1967)
Episode: Drama '64: The Big Toe (1964)

Drama

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Stars: Cyril Cusack, Newton Blick, Jeremy Bulloch, Patrick Durkin

57. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1985)

Drama

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In the English village of Tarrant, Tom Howard wins the Commodore Cup with his boat The Flying Fish. At a celebration dinner with wife Jan, son Leo, and daughter Lynne, Tom announces that ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

58. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.10 (1985)

Drama

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Tom becomes involved in an explosion near The Flying Fish. Lynne phones home with the Fastnet results. The stranger from Jack's past pursues a claim against him. Ken receives more dirt on ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

59. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.11 (1985)

Drama

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Jack learns from his solicitor that his case must go to court. Lynne wonders what she and Frere have in common. Frere discovers he has reason to get back at Tom. Kate urges Jack to tell ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

60. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.12 (1985)

Drama

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Frere strengthens his hold on Lynne. Jack calls in a favor to dig deeper into Shellet's criminal past. Tom presents his prototype design for The Barracuda. After a visit from gossipy Polly,... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

61. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.13 (1985)

Drama

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A distraught Polly watches as Abby is taken away by ambulance. Jan shares with Tom her fears about Lynne's infatuation with Frere. Lynne hears gossip suggesting Frere was once involved with... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

62. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1985)

Drama

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Jack is certain that Tom will invest in the Mermaid boat yard. Tom meets with the bank to obtain the loan he needs to buy into a partnership with Jack. Leo gets a job, unaware of who owns ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Glyn Owen, Susan Gilmore

63. Late Starter (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1985)

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Director: Barry Davis | Stars: Peter Barkworth, Roger Brierley, Akosua Busia, Madeline Church

64. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1985)

Drama

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Avril gives her father good news and tries to conceal the real identity of the person purchasing Tom's boat. Jan and Tom's marriage becomes further strained when Tom tells her that it's too... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

65. Late Starter (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (1985)

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Director: Barry Davis | Stars: Peter Barkworth, Akosua Busia, Jeremy Child, Rowena Cooper

66. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1985)

Drama

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Leo's kindness comforts Abby. Polly demands to know what happened when Abby and Leo were together. Jan plans a business trip to London for Ken. Tom's continued presence at the boat yard ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

67. Late Starter (1985– )
Episode: Episode #1.4 (1985)

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Director: Barry Davis | Stars: Peter Barkworth, Sharon Bower, Donald Burton, Akosua Busia

68. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1985)

Drama

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Jack and Avril clash over Tom's ideas. Ken gives Jan the full treatment. Abby seeks out Leo but finds him involved with someone else. Jan proposes something radical to Ken. Lynne accepts a ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

69. A Game of Murder (1966– )
Episode: Episode #1.5 (1966)

Thriller

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Director: Alan Bromly | Stars: Gerald Harper, David Burke, June Barry, John Carlin

70. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1985)

Drama

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Jack is thunderstruck when Kate tells him that Tom is her son-in-law. Polly lies to Leo about Abby's whereabouts. Gerald Urquhart, Polly's husband, meets with Ken to interest him in a deal ... See full summary »

Director: Pennant Roberts | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

71. A Game of Murder (1966– )
Episode: Episode #1.6 (1966)

Thriller

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Director: Alan Bromly | Stars: Gerald Harper, Conrad Phillips, David Burke, June Barry

72. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.7 (1985)

Drama

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Polly confides in Jan about Abby. Tom storms out after Avril's confession, but later reconsiders. Lynne attempts an apology to Phil. Polly and Jan attend an art exhibition where they run ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

73. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)
Episode: Episode #1.787 (1965)

Drama

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Director: Dicky Leeman | Stars: Pamela Duncan, Colette Dunne, Rosemary Frankau, Peter Hempson

74. Emergency-Ward 10 (1957–1967)
Episode: Episode #1.788 (1965)

Drama

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Director: Alastair Reid | Stars: John Abineri, John Carlisle, Michael Dawson, Colette Dunne

75. Coronation Street (1960– )
Episode: Episode #1.8 (1961)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

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Elsie is taken aback when Dennis comes home with her estranged husband Arnold. Christine finishes with Malcolm when he finally calls to see her. Ken and his friends prepare to join a 'Ban the Bomb' march.

Director: Derek Bennett | Stars: Betty Alberge, Christine Hargreaves, Patricia Phoenix, Frank Crawshaw

76. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #1.9 (1985)

Drama

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Tom realizes that Jan or Jack must come around to save the Mermaid yard. A mysterious stranger arrives in Tarrant. Phil taunts Lynne as the Fastnet Race begins. Avril's betrayal sends Jack ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

77. Coronation Street (1960– )
Episode: Episode #1.9 (1961)

TV-PG | Drama, Romance

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Harry packs Lucille's items for her to return to the orphanage after the Christmas holidays.

Director: Michael Scott | Stars: Betty Alberge, Christine Hargreaves, Patricia Phoenix, Anne Cunningham

78. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.1 (1986)

Drama

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Shellet's criminal history is raised in court. When Lynne goes missing, a worried Jan phones Frere's yacht. Jack's solicitor tricks Shellet into self-incrimination. Ken minimizes Jan's ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

79. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.10 (1986)

Drama

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Jack's vow to keep Caroline as a client only is short lived. Jaeger pays an ominous visit to the Urquhart home. Avril suggests that the board prepare to fight Frere, who they suspect is ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

80. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.11 (1986)

Drama

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Kate reveals to Leo the depth of her debt. Abby surprises a bloodied Jaeger. Sir John questions the value of Frere's offer. Sarah changes her attitude when Ken joins her and Mark at the ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

81. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.12 (1986)

Drama

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Avril learns about Frere's success. Ken enters into partnership with the Fosters. Jan invites Kate to live with her. Jaeger spies on Southern Laboratories. Abby decides to leave home. Polly... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Tracey Childs, Edward Highmore

82. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.13 (1986)

Drama

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Tom needs answers from Mrs. Travis to understand why the catamaran broke apart. Kate listens to Tom, who fears Avril's relationship with Frere. Polly asks Frere to help her keep Abby away ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

83. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.2 (1986)

Drama

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After the police inform them that Lynne has been found, Tom and Jan rush to the hospital where they're devastated by what they find. Leo feels that things will change when Abby's American ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

84. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.3 (1986)

Drama

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Frere examines Ken's proposed wildlife reserve development, but privately cautions Gerald to keep his involvement completely anonymous. Orrin wants to make an honest woman of Abby. Leo vows... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

85. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.4 (1986)

Drama

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Shellet noses around the marina and later concocts a potentially deadly surprise for Jack. Avril finds Frere an unwelcome visitor in her home, and he's also warned away by Tom. Jan bristles... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

86. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.5 (1986)

Drama

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Tom discovers that Lynne has hijacked The Barracuda, and she refuses to return. Jan decides to go to the bank on her own if Ken won't agree to financing. Ken makes moves to ensure that ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

87. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.6 (1986)

Drama

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Frere decides that Ken's becoming a liability and schemes to squeeze him out. Polly inadvertently creates a potential problem for Abby. A defensive Bill questions Tom's design ... See full summary »

Director: Sarah Hellings | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

88. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.7 (1986)

Drama

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Leo, in hospital, finds himself facing criminal charges. Jack sees a familiar face tending bar at the Jolly Sailor. Frere threatens Ken. Polly and Abby disagree about the best way to ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

89. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.8 (1986)

Drama

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Leo and Gerald reassure Abby that the decision she made was not a selfish one. Gerald guesses why Frere changed his mind about the marina development and confronts Polly. Financial ... See full summary »

Director: Tristan de Vere Cole | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

90. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #2.9 (1986)

Drama

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Bill is ready to gloat over Tom's premature return. Avril accuses her father of being hungover again. Dawn introduces Ken to Mark Foster. Gerald assures Frere of his loyalty. Polly urges a ... See full summary »

Director: Keith Washington | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

91. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.1 (1987)

Drama

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The arrival of Sir Edward Frere surprises Sir John. Jan finds retailers dropping their options for her second line and realizes she must find another designer. Meanwhile, the Mermaid yard ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

92. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.10 (1987)

Drama

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Mr. Lee visits Anna with an offer of a second chance, but she continues to disobey him. Leo's jealousy is incited when Amanda flirts with Ken. Polly and Gerald enjoy their newfound ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

93. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.11 (1987)

Drama

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Ken reassures Sarah that he needs her. A nervous begins her first day at work. Jan and Tom spend a day reminiscing at sea. Frere talks with his father. Ken meets Mr. Parker to discuss going... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

94. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.12 (1987)

Drama

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Frere questions Gerald about Hitoshi Serozawa, whose father was ruined by Sir Edward. Ken gloats over the publicity Relton received from Richard's accident. Jan informs Tom that Ken's check... See full summary »

Director: Frank W. Smith | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

95. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.13 (1987)

Drama

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Jack scoffs at Tom's nominee for a new employee at the Mermaid yard. Frere speculates that something's wrong with David Lloyd's information. Mr. Parker threatens Leo. Sarah warns Ken that ... See full summary »

Director: Frank W. Smith | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

96. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.2 (1987)

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Frere rejects Sir Edward's offer. Jan meets with young design student Anna Lee. Kate offers to listen to Polly's problems. Tom and Jack are disappointed with the verdict rendered by the ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

97. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.3 (1987)

Drama

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An enterprising Leo goes into business for himself. Gerald won't divulge to Polly details of his call from Dr. Reynolds. Tom accuses Frere of pursing a personal vendetta against him. Jan ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

98. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.4 (1987)

Drama

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Jack finds himself in a position to ask Avril for help. Mark challenges Ken in the upcoming speedboat race. Jan makes an impression on Sir Edward when she presents her business plan to the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

99. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.5 (1987)

Drama

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Sarah worries about Mark who has vanished. Jan moves forward with her retail shops. Tom receives notice that his divorce is final. Charles takes a financial risk against Gerald's advice in ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley

100. Howards' Way (1985–1990)
Episode: Episode #3.6 (1987)

Drama

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Amanda attempts to apologize to Leo for her deception. Sir John wonders about Ken's vulnerability now that Sarah own two-thirds of the business. Jan can't resist Sir Edward. Jack persuades ... See full summary »

Director: Michael E. Briant | Stars: Maurice Colbourne, Jan Harvey, Dulcie Gray, Stephen Yardley