Sitcom about PC Penrose, 'Rosie' to his friends, a police officer in the Yorkshire town of Slagcaster along with his colleague PC Wilmot.

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Stars: Paul Greenwood, Bryan Pringle, Alan Foss
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Series cast summary:
Paul Greenwood ...
 PC Michael 'Rosie' Penrose (27 episodes, 1977-1981)
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 PC Wilmot (26 episodes, 1977-1981)
Lorraine Peters ...
 Aunt Ida (21 episodes, 1977-1981)
Frankie Jordan ...
 Gillian Chiselhurst (20 episodes, 1977-1981)
Penny Leatherbarrow ...
 WPC Brenda Whatmough (20 episodes, 1977-1981)
Allan Surtees ...
 Uncle Norman (19 episodes, 1977-1979)
Paul Luty ...
 Chief Inspector Dunwoody (17 episodes, 1977-1981)
Avril Elgar ...
 Millie Penrose (15 episodes, 1977-1979)
Maggie Jones ...
 Glenda (14 episodes, 1977-1979)
Don McKillop ...
 Bill (14 episodes, 1977-1979)
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Sitcom about PC Penrose, 'Rosie' to his friends, a police officer in the Yorkshire town of Slagcaster along with his colleague PC Wilmot.

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The town where Rosie and PC Wilmot work is called Ravensbay. This is a fictitious name, derived by amalgamating the names Ravenscar and Robin Hood's Bay, two seaside villages near Scarborough where the series was filmed. See more »

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Follows The Growing Pains of PC Penrose (1975) See more »

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