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A Matter of Choice for Billy 

It's 1978, a year on from when we last saw the Martin family, and Ma has died. So, everything erupts again when Norman returns from England for the funeral.

Director:

Paul Seed

Writer:

Graham Reid (by)

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Kenneth Branagh ... Billy Martin
Brid Brennan ... Lorna (as Bríd Brennan)
Tracey Lynch Tracey Lynch ... Ann
Ainé Gorman Ainé Gorman ... Maureen
James Ellis James Ellis ... Norman Martin
Mark Mulholland Mark Mulholland ... Uncle Andy
Julia Dearden Julia Dearden ... Pauline Magill
Colum Convey Colum Convey ... Ian
Ann McCarthy Ann McCarthy ... Valerie Agnew
John Hewitt John Hewitt ... John Fletcher
Nigel Anthony Nigel Anthony ... Headmaster
Chrissie Cotterill Chrissie Cotterill ... Shirley
Mary Jackson Mary Jackson ... June Boyd
Deirdre Morgan Deirdre Morgan ... Joan
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It's 1978, a year on from when we last saw the Martin family, and Ma has died. So, everything erupts again when Norman returns from England for the funeral.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 May 1983 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This episode takes place in 1978. See more »

Connections

Follows Play for Today: Too Late to Talk to Billy (1982) See more »

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