Young idealistic doctor, Andrew Mason, does all he can to improve the abysmal health conditions in a small Welsh mining town in the 1930s, but his ambitions sidetrack him.

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 Dr. Andrew Manson (10 episodes, 1983)
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 Christine Manson / ... (9 episodes, 1983)
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 Philip Denny (6 episodes, 1983)
Niall Buggy ...
 Con Boland (5 episodes, 1983)
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 Freddy Hamson / ... (5 episodes, 1983)
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 David Hope (5 episodes, 1983)
John Welsh ...
 Sir Robert Abbey (5 episodes, 1983)
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Young idealistic doctor, Andrew Mason, does all he can to improve the abysmal health conditions in a small Welsh mining town in the 1930s, but his ambitions sidetrack him.

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The popularity of the book that the series is based on strongly influenced the establishment of the National Health Service in UK. See more »

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