The comic everyday lives of a group of patients, doctors, nurses and ancillary staff at a National Health Service hospital during the post-war period.
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Series cast summary:
Matthew Cottle ...
 Roy Osborne (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Brian Clapton (6 episodes, 1997)
William Osborne ...
 Jeffry Powell (5 episodes, 1997)
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 The Padre (5 episodes, 1997)
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 Squadron Leader Fielding (5 episodes, 1997)
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 Norman Tucker (4 episodes, 1997)
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 Mrs. Ivy Osborne (4 episodes, 1997)
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 Mrs. Clapton (4 episodes, 1997)
Neil Stacy ...
 Mr. Walpole (4 episodes, 1997)
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 Sister Shelley (3 episodes, 1997)
Sarah Moyle ...
 The Nurse (3 episodes, 1997)
Samantha Beckinsale ...
 Mrs. Howell (3 episodes, 1997)
Edwina Ford ...
 The Matron (2 episodes, 1997)
John Albasiny ...
 The Patient Postman (2 episodes, 1997)
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The comic everyday lives of a group of patients, doctors, nurses and ancillary staff at a National Health Service hospital during the post-war period. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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post war | hospital | sitcom | 1940s | See All (4) »

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The characters of Osborne and Clapton are loosely based on Ray Galton and Alan Simpson, who first met in a tuberculosis sanatorium. See more »

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