The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.
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 George Green / ... (171 episodes, 1988-2002)
Richard Walsh ...
 Sicknote / ... (147 episodes, 1988-2000)
Ben Onwukwe ...
 Recall / ... (138 episodes, 1991-2002)
Shirley Greenwood ...
 Maggie (130 episodes, 1988-2001)
Michael Garner ...
 Geoffrey 'Poison' Pearce / ... (128 episodes, 1993-2002)
Amanda Dickinson ...
 Jean Quigley / ... (109 episodes, 1988-2000)
Andrew Kazamia ...
 Nick / ... (96 episodes, 1991-1998)
Vanessa Pett ...
 Kelly / ... (95 episodes, 1990-2001)
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 Hallam / ... (87 episodes, 1988-1996)
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 Bayleaf / ... (83 episodes, 1988-1996)
Ross Boatman ...
 Kevin / ... (83 episodes, 1988-2000)
John Alford ...
 Billy / ... (71 episodes, 1993-1998)
Kim Clifford ...
 Sandra / ... (71 episodes, 1988-1998)
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The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.

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Several of the location shoots throughout the entire series were shot in Cambridgeshire and involved not just the cast and real firefighters from the London fire brigade but also featured crews from Cambridge fire and rescue service too. See more »

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Referenced in Big Brother's Most Outrageous Moments (2005) See more »

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Another victim of 9/11
24 July 2003 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

After 9/11, the producers thought they could cash in on the hero status of firemen. They junked the episodes already made and remade the 2002 series - and it was rubbish! They alienated the existing fan base and failed to attrach new fans, so that it plumetted in the ratings. Yet another example of a long-running favourite being destroyed by producers who "updated" a successful favourite. ITV has done this so often, you wonder why they don't learn!


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