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"The Bill" A Dangerous Breed (1984)

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Geoff McQueen (deviser)
Barry Appleton (written by)
TV Series:
Original Air Date:
27 November 1984 (Season 1, Episode 7)
Litten is up for promotion and he is desperate to prove himself to Galloway. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)
John Salthouse ... Det. Insp. Galloway
Eric Richard ... Sgt. Cryer
Gary Olsen ... P.C. Litten

Mark Wingett ... P.C. Carver
Trudie Goodwin ... W.P.C. Ackland
Colin Blumenau ... P.C. Edwards
Tony Scannell ... Det. Sgt. Roach
Jon Iles ... Det. Con. Dashwood
Trevor Martin ... The Stranger
Osmund Bullock ... Lord Barstow-Smythe
Cheryl Hall ... Sadie
John Bleasdale ... George
Lynne Pearson ... Jennifer Crosby
Ralph Watson ... S.O.C.O.
David Cheesman ... First Biker
Steve Sweeney ... Second Biker (as Stephen Sweeney)
Judith Anthony ... Woman in Street
Vera Jakob ... Woman in Station
James Taylor ... Wynstanley
Caryl Casson ... Cynthia

Episode Crew
Directed by
Christopher Hodson 
Writing credits
Geoff McQueen (deviser)

Barry Appleton (written by)

Produced by
Michael Chapman .... producer
Lloyd Shirley .... executive producer
Film Editing by
Chris Munt (video tape)
Casting by
Pat O'Connell 
Production Design by
Philip Blowers 
Costume Design by
Jennie Tate 
Makeup Department
Gilly Wakeford .... makeup artist (as Gillian Wakeford)
Art Department
Jerome Gask .... graphic designer
Mark White .... construction
Sound Department
Alan Lester .... sound
Tony Morley .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
John Chapman .... camera operator
Ken Tester-Brown .... lighting director
Peter Unwin .... vision controller
Editorial Department
Kenneth Angus .... vision mixer
Location Management
Ian Elsey .... location supervisor
Music Department
Charlie Morgan .... composer: theme music
Andy Pask .... composer: theme music
Other crew
Barry Appleton .... technical advisor
Sue Dumbell .... production assistant
Julian Meers .... floor manager
Peter Sampson .... engineering manager
Geoff Smith .... production executive
Tony Taylor .... engineering manager
Nigel J. Wilson .... stage manager
Crew believed to be complete

Additional Details

UK:50 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
UK:PG (video rating)
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

P.C. Carver:[Carver is doing a crossword puzzle] What's a big bird, 5 and 3 ending in T?
W.P.C. Ackland:Er... tit.
P.C. Carver:Eh?
W.P.C. Ackland:Grey tit. Well don't you normally associate that with birds?
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