Rumpole of the Bailey: Season 1, Episode 5

Rumpole and the Learned Friends (1 May 1978)

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Rumpole accuses a dishonest policeman of framing his safecracker client and finds himself in legal trouble when he can't back up his claim.

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Peggy Thorpe-Bates ...
Joanna Van Gyseghem ...
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Julian Curry ...
Moray Watson ...
Jonathan Coy ...
Henry
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Maureen Derbyshire ...
Dianne (as Maureen Darbyshire)
Edward de Souza ...
Mr. Bernard
Eileen Waugh ...
Joyce
Malcolm Storry ...
Detective Inspector Dickerson
Ken Jones ...
Charlie Wheeler
Edward Hammond ...
Philbeam
Bill Fraser ...
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It appears that Rumpole is being forced to take a back seat to Head of Chambers Guthrie Featherstone QC, defending a safe-blower who has had his collar felt by Chief Inspector "Dirty" Dickinson, but an influenza epidemic plays havoc with the arrangements. Meanwhile, Rumpole's colleagues cast covetuous eyes on his office space. Written by hgallon

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1 May 1978 (UK)  »

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Horace Rumpole: The flu is a disease with endless possibilities.
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