Minder (1979–1994)
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Terry helps out his friend Des by delivering a car but it is a getaway car that has been used in a robbery and Terry's finger-prints are found in it. Amazingly Arthur comes to his young ... See full summary »

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George Layton ...
Des
Angela Browne ...
Lady Margaret Thompson
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Harry
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Chisholm
Colin Prockter ...
Stevie
Angus MacKay ...
Mr. Knight (as Angus Mackay)
Ellis Dale ...
Magistrate
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Dave
James Marcus ...
Bertie
Veronica Clifford ...
Housewife
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Collin
Ken Sharrock ...
D.C. Jones
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Terry helps out his friend Des by delivering a car but it is a getaway car that has been used in a robbery and Terry's finger-prints are found in it. Amazingly Arthur comes to his young minder's rescue by providing him with an alibi though more aggravation is provided by a magistrate who is also a thief. Written by don @ minifie-1

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27 November 1980 (UK)  »

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In terms of Arthur's scheme with the goldfish, he is instructing Stevie to fill a bag with water and then reach into the fish tank, pick up a fish and place it in the bag of water. There are easier ways to get the fish into the bag: 1. Open the bag, put it into the fish tank and scoop up the fish and water into the bag. 2. Fill the bag with water, then use a ladle to scoop up and load the fish into the bag. See more »

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Terry McCann: [Terry does a favour for Des, delivering a motor to one of Des's customers. On the way home when he's listening to the six o'clock news on the car radio, he discovers that the car he delivered for Des was a ringer and was used in a robbery recently. First thing the next morning, Terry storms round to Des's lock-up garage to give Des a piece of his mind and to get some answers] Where were you last night and this morning?
Des: Just a minute, Terry. I don't think the young lady I was with, would care ...
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