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 Peter McLeish (10 episodes, 2000)
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 Billy Guthrie (10 episodes, 2000)
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 Alex Hay (10 episodes, 2000)
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 Morag Black (10 episodes, 2000)
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 Stevie Goode (8 episodes, 2000)
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 Michael Marlowe (8 episodes, 2000)
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 Judge Martin Bould (8 episodes, 2000)
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Barristers. They are young, educated, soft on the inside, hard where it counts. Don t let the wigs fool you, when you stand alone in court, when your life is on the line, these are the people you want between you and the jury. The North Square chambers are finding their feet, fighting for a large piece of the criminal justice business in Leeds. Working for his barristers or maybe the other way around is their manipulative chief clerk. Ruthless, obsessive, with a razor sharp mind and a cosh-like sensibility, Peter McLeish loves the business and the business loves him. Written by Anonymous

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Amazing series, wholly underrated and wrongly pulled.
24 May 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Another Channel 4 great canned long before it's time. Compelling acting from Phil Davis and the rest of the cast. Sexy, intelligent and funny. I remember watching it at the time and even then, asking around, no-one had really heard of it. But trying to find someone now who can recall it is even harder. Perhaps Channel 4 don't do their job well enough in drumming up the enthusiasm needed. Either that or the general public is too interested in the TV vomit that is Big Brother. I suspect the latter. Downloading of Garth Merengie's Dark Place prompted Channel 4 to release a DVD of that series. Let's hope the same can happen with North Square.


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