The trials and tribulations of the staff at Hatley railway station, who are all wondering if Dr Beeching will close them down.
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Series cast summary:
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 Jack Skinner (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Su Pollard ...
 Ethel Schumann (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Jeffrey Holland ...
 Cecil Parkin (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Barbara New ...
 Vera Plumtree (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Stephen Lewis ...
 Harry Lambert (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Ivor Roberts ...
 Arnold Thomas (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Perry Benson ...
 Ralph (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Terry John ...
 Percy (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Lindsay Grimshaw ...
 Gloria Skinner (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Paul Aspden ...
 Wilfred Schumann (20 episodes, 1995-1997)
Julia Deakin ...
 May Skinner (19 episodes, 1996-1997)
Tara Daniels ...
 Amy Matlock (17 episodes, 1995-1997)
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A comedy in the tradition of _"Hi-de-hi!" (1980)_ and _"You Rang, M'Lord" (1990)_, sharing much of the same cast. Set around a railway station in 1960's rural England, the employees of the state run railway system are the usual bunch of misfits, constantly putting their foot in it just trying to live their normal lives. Written by Rob Hartill

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14 August 1995 (UK)  »

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Oh Doctor Beeching! Akire a mozdony füstje nem hatott  »

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Harry's house number is 4. See more »

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Vera Plumtree: My late husband - he was an engine driver, you know...
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Reet good...
2 February 2004 | by (Yorkshire, England) – See all my reviews

Thats Yorkshire for right good, and it was, l have all the episodes on tape and l watch them over and over again, given more time this would have been a classic sit com, as it is it`s a really good one.

Holland, Shane, & Pollard try and suceed, as does the rest of the cast, l love the way May in the Buffet always said how nice Mr Parkin was-l would think!..it was funny...pity if finished...but l enjoy the episodes that were made...

8/10


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