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Series cast summary:
Ralph Morse ...
 Edwin Tonsell / ... (5 episodes, 1981)
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 Dr. Einstein / ... (4 episodes, 1973-1976)
Gawn Grainger ...
 Henry / ... (4 episodes, 1981)
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 Bernard / ... (4 episodes, 1979-1981)
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 Aaron Green / ... (4 episodes, 1975-1981)
Donald Gee ...
 Ben / ... (4 episodes, 1976-1982)
Trevor Laird ...
 Albert / ... (4 episodes, 1976-1982)
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 Dr. Mallam / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1981)
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 Kate / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
Anthony Bate ...
 Alec Marriott / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1981)
Lisa Coleman ...
 Jennifer (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Charlie / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
Hannah Asprey ...
 Alice (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Elizabeth (3 episodes, 1981)
Sylvia Coleridge ...
 Miss Samson (3 episodes, 1981)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Sylvie Clapper (3 episodes, 1981)
Tony Caunter ...
 Harry Leech / ... (3 episodes, 1974-1980)
Doreen Mantle ...
 Mrs. Orpen / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Margaret D'Arcy ...
 Sister O'Keefe (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Foreshaw, J.R. / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
Simon Coady ...
 Kenneth Drucker (3 episodes, 1981)
Richard Pasco ...
 Eddie Marsh / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1980)
Sheila Ruskin ...
 Ann / ... (3 episodes, 1974-1981)
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 Bellamy / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
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 Middle-Class Woman / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Eric Allan ...
 Cecil / ... (4 episodes, 1980-1981)
Norman Rodway ...
 Michael Stayman / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
Jeffry Wickham ...
 Dr. Brock / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1980)
Linda Robson ...
 Elaine / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
Lex van Delden ...
 Bruckner / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
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 Mr. Ring / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
April Walker ...
 Mrs. Carstairs (3 episodes, 1981)
Frank Mills ...
 Beryl's dad / ... (3 episodes, 1975-1982)
Alun Lewis ...
 Andrew / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Edward Peel ...
 PO 'Dusty' Miller / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Paul Henley ...
 American soldier / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
Trevor T. Smith ...
 Chauffeur / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
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 Aaron / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
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 Isabella Ridout / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
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 John Fothergill / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1981)
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 Clive / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Sara Kestelman ...
 Esther / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Jim / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1980)
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 Anne Reeve / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
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 Janet Achurch / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1982)
Bruce Lidington ...
 Felix (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Hugo Latymer / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Janine Duvitski ...
 Diane Weaver / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1980)
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 Peter / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Sylvia Kay ...
 Holland Park / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
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 Hesther / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Dr. Friendman / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Caroline Hutchison ...
 Hélène / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 Ralph Butcher / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Kenneth MacDonald ...
 Albie Warren / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
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 Gladys Kershaw / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
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 Michael / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
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 Billy / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Sandy Ratcliff ...
 Alice / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
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 Doctor / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
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 Colum / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Hugh Latimer ...
 Mr. Jones / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
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 Police inspector / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
Gabor Vernon ...
 Rabbi / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1979)
Jeremy Sinden ...
 Evelyn Waugh / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
Jennie Stoller ...
 Jena Rosen / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Ray Callaghan ...
 Cave / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Maggie Wilkinson ...
 Blanche / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1981)
Christopher O'Connell ...
 Young Henry (2 episodes, 1981)
Gary Watson ...
 Charles Charrington / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1981)
Lucie Thomas ...
 Young Elizabeth (2 episodes, 1981)
Clem Davies ...
 Declan (2 episodes, 1981)
Margaret Ford ...
 Daphne / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Peggy Ann Wood ...
 Grannie / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Roger Burnett ...
 Bobby de la Touche / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Henry Stamper ...
 Mr. Bastable (2 episodes, 1981)
Harry Towb ...
 Mr. Maloney (2 episodes, 1981)
Stephen Riddle ...
 PC Dunton / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1979)
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 Aidallbery (2 episodes, 1981)
Julia McCarthy ...
 Mrs. Drucker (2 episodes, 1981)
Hana Maria Pravda ...
 Mrs. Orvitski (2 episodes, 1981)
Yolande Palfrey ...
 Joanna (2 episodes, 1981)
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 Cecil Garfield / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Joe Ritchie ...
 Mr. Drucker (2 episodes, 1981)
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 Dorothy (2 episodes, 1981)
Aaron Burchell ...
 Timus (2 episodes, 1981)
Simon Cowell-Parker ...
 Graham / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Will Knightley ...
 Harry / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
David Sibley ...
 Peter / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
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 Daphne / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Brewster Mason ...
 Maclean / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1982)
Lynne Miller ...
 Frances Darwin / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Nell Brennan ...
 Amalia / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Dinah Stabb ...
 Celia / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Gillian Blake ...
 Louise / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Lee Montague ...
 Arthur / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
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 Geraldine / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1982)
Diana Bishop ...
 Emily Troop / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
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 Digby / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Zena Walker ...
 Sally / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Rosalie Crutchley ...
 Beth / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Stanley Lebor ...
 Juntress / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
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 'Burdie' Partridge / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Gillian Raine ...
 Katherine / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Dee Anderson ...
 Carla / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1981)
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 Fenton / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
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 Dr. Delane / ... (2 episodes, 1976)
Tom Kelly ...
 Hugh Russell-Smith / ... (2 episodes, 1979)
Christopher Strauli ...
 Arthur Symons / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
George Pravda ...
 Inigo Sinclair / ... (2 episodes, 1973-1981)
Rosalind Knight ...
 Matron / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1981)
Eric Richard ...
 Porter / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1980)
Ingo Mogendorf ...
 Kellner / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
James Warrior ...
 Mr. Wester / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Max Hafler ...
 Daryl / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Derek Martin ...
 Corp / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1982)
Colin Higgins ...
 Kevin / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
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 John Gray / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1982)
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 Clare / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
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 Deirdre / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
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 Professor / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
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 Fran / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
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 Barman / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
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 Major Bill Whittall / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1980)
Anna Cropper ...
 Babs / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Peter-Hugo Daly ...
 Benny / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
David de Keyser ...
 Curtis-Bennett / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Peter Newby ...
 Brian / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Kathryn Pogson ...
 Grace / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Valerie Lilley ...
 Mother / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
John Franklyn-Robbins ...
 1st Clubman / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Olivier Pierre ...
 Angry Frenchman / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Keith Smith ...
 Denis / ... (2 episodes, 1976)
Jerry Harte ...
 Arthur Weaver / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1982)
Alec Linstead ...
 Father / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Ken Tracey ...
 Landlord / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Hilary Mason ...
 Kidderminster / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Ann Queensberry ...
 Iris Voluntary worker / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Harry Webster ...
 Man in pub / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
John Kearney ...
 Embassy policeman / ... (2 episodes, 1976)
David Troughton ...
 Andrews / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Christopher Coll ...
 Crayshaw / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
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 Father / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Jim Wiggins ...
 Pub customer / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Monica Kendall ...
 Brynhild / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
James Duggan ...
 Bernard / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Anthony Dawes ...
 Bank manager / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Daniel Chasin ...
 Charlie Grayle / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Nula Conwell ...
 Stephanie / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
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 Jimmy / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
Margery Mason ...
 Mother / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
Frederick Jaeger ...
 Douglas Smedley / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
Christopher Guard ...
 Denis Browne / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Gerard Ryder ...
 Cousin Theodore / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Philip Bowen ...
 Anutchkin / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Ursula Howells ...
 Mrs. Fielding / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Doug Fisher ...
 Jame / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
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 Gerald / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
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