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The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.
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Series cast summary:
Glen Murphy Glen Murphy ...  George Green / ... 170 episodes, 1988-2002
Richard Walsh ...  Sicknote / ... 147 episodes, 1988-2000
Ben Onwukwe Ben Onwukwe ...  Recall / ... 138 episodes, 1991-2002
Shirley Greenwood Shirley Greenwood ...  Maggie 130 episodes, 1988-2001
Michael Garner Michael Garner ...  Geoffrey 'Poison' Pearce / ... 129 episodes, 1993-2002
Amanda Dickinson Amanda Dickinson ...  Jean / ... 109 episodes, 1988-2000
Andrew Kazamia Andrew Kazamia ...  Nick / ... 96 episodes, 1991-1998
Vanessa Pett Vanessa Pett ...  Kelly / ... 95 episodes, 1990-2001
Sean Blowers ...  Hallam / ... 87 episodes, 1988-1996
James Hazeldine ...  Bayleaf / ... 83 episodes, 1988-1996
Ross Boatman Ross Boatman ...  Kevin / ... 83 episodes, 1988-2000
John Alford John Alford ...  Billy / ... 71 episodes, 1993-1998
Kim Clifford ...  Sandra / ... 71 episodes, 1988-1998
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The lives of firefighters at Blackwall Fire Station.

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20 February 1988 (UK) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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In the 14 series of the show (including the pilot TV movie) the uniform that is used on a shout has changed 4 times and the station uniform has changed once. The only uniform which has not changed since the pilot been the function uniform in that time. All 3 of the latest uniforms at the time were featured in series 13. See more »

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As good as "Third Watch"... and came first
18 November 2003 | by x-lechardSee all my reviews

It took fifteen years for "London's Burning" to be shown in France, but it was worth-waiting. Though it may seem a little outdated in comparison with its more cinematic American equivalent "Third Watch", it still is a very good show with its own strong virtues. No excessive pyrotechnics, no frenetic rhythm, but solid plotlines and convincing, realistic characters. Actors have a great part in success of this series, with a special mention to the excellent Richard "Sicknote" Walsh. A must-see for viewers enjoying stories about heroes that happen to be also human beings.


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