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 Dr. Terence Elliott / ... (986 episodes, 1981-1993)
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 Shirley Dean Gilroy / ... (816 episodes, 1981-1992)
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 Bob Hatfield (742 episodes, 1981-1992)
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 Vernon 'Cookie' Locke (723 episodes, 1982-1992)
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 Matron Margaret 'Maggie' Sloan / ... (455 episodes, 1983-1993)
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The episode where Molly Jones dies of cancer was one of the highest rating in the series history. Although the rating system of the day was antiquated, the episode rated in the high 30s which equates to more than a 30 per cent share of all prime time viewing, across five free to air networks - in US terms, roughly equivalent to an episode of Charlie's Angels at the height of its popularity. It dominated newspaper front pages of the day, and is still one of the most discussed episodes of Australian TV. See more »

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Good News series 1 & 2 of A Country Practice coming April 3
10 March 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

hi all i saw on http://www.ezydvd.com.au/item.zml/786291 A Country Practice series 1 & 2 are coming out April 3 so for all your die hard fans its nearly here i can see it selling well and hope they release every series, be a lot of DVD box sets Their finally releasing a lot of Aussies series hope they release others like The Flying Doctors & Hey Dad and Carsons law or even the Sullivans cheers i use to love watching A Country Practice from start to end i was looking through Ezydvd and came across it in the future releases part i;m checking up for any other good shows that deserve a DVD release please distributor take notice we want other Aussie content on DVD not in the volt to get worn

Andrew


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