The trials and tribulations of a diverse group of police officers in a northern England town.
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Series cast summary:
John McArdle ...
 Supt. Jim Oulton / ... (38 episodes, 2001-2004)
Chris Walker ...
 PC Larry 'Tiger' Barton (38 episodes, 2001-2004)
David Hargreaves ...
 Sgt. Bill Gentle (38 episodes, 2001-2004)
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 PC Steve Traynor (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
Eileen O'Brien ...
 Maddie Wright (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
Michelle Holmes ...
 Sgt. Connie Harper / ... (30 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 PC Jodie Finn (28 episodes, 2002-2004)
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 PC Jackie Brown (28 episodes, 2002-2004)
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 Supt. Susan Blake (25 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Dawn Oulton (25 episodes, 2001-2003)
Paul Bown ...
 Dr. Al Blake (18 episodes, 2001-2002)
Bernard Merrick ...
 Sgt. Mark Salt / ... (18 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Jenny Oulton (16 episodes, 2001-2003)
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The trials and tribulations of a diverse group of police officers in a northern England town.

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"Life Isn't Always Uniform!"
7 August 2002 | by (England) – See all my reviews

Believable characters face the challenge of work alongside their everyday lives and the process of finding a balance between being a police officer on the beat and coping with a life outside of uniform runs as the main theme throughout this drama. Brilliant scripted storylines and great filming with a superb cast, including the wonderful Haydn Gwynne (as Superintendent Susan Blake), make Merseybeat one of the best cop dramas on the TV.


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