Rumpole of the Bailey: Season 4, Episode 3

Rumpole and the Official Secret (2 Feb. 1987)

TV Episode  -   -  Crime | Drama | Mystery
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 28 users  
Reviews: write review

Rumpole defends an eccentric spinster accused of being a government whistle-blower.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street

Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street Debut's Today!


Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Rumpole and the Official Secret (02 Feb 1987)

Rumpole and the Official Secret (02 Feb 1987) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Rumpole of the Bailey.
« Previous Episode | 21 of 43 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
Marion Mathie ...
Peter Blythe ...
Julian Curry ...
...
Richard Murdoch ...
Jonathan Coy ...
Henry
Maureen Derbyshire ...
Dianne - Secretary (as Maureen Darbyshire)
...
Rosemary Tuttle
Shaughan Seymour ...
Oliver Bowling
Paul Daneman ...
Lord Chief Justice
Peter Cellier ...
Sir Frank Fawcett
Donald Pickering ...
Attorney General
Ivor Roberts ...
Peter Royce Williams
...
Tim Warboys
Edit

Storyline

Rumpole defends Rosemary Tuttle, an employee of the Ministry of Defense who is charged with a breach of the Official Secrets Act specifically, releasing documents outlining the amounts spent by the Department on biscuits and tea. Rumpole is all set to base his defense on the silliness of the situation, but his client insists that she is innocent. Ballard is prosecuting and strange characters start appearing in Chambers, as do odd sounds on the telephone. In Chambers, Claude Erskine-Brown asks Ms. Probert to accompany him to the opera and is then terrified when Phyllida learns of it. Written by garykmcd

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 February 1987 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Samuel 'Soapy Sam' Ballard, Q.C.: Look here, Rumpole, I would advise you to take this matter seriously!
Horace Rumpole: [angrily] And I would advise you, Ballard, if you can find a taxidermist willing to undertake the work to get stuffed!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Where Have all the Rumpole Fans Gone? goflorida10
DVD set bueno-pzo
Worst Rumpole episode ever? Wika_Wika_WickeD
Rumpole and the Old Boy Net tmwctd
Rumpole and the Fascist Beast tarhealer
Class murdriggs
Discuss Rumpole and the Official Secret (1987) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?