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by Michael Robartes.
"What about my engagement ring? Is that bona fide, or should I keep my hand in my pocket any time I see a policeman?"
(Ceefax subtitles)


Writer: Michael Robartes
Devised by: Tony Holland
Devised by: Julia Smith
Series Designer: Keith Harris
Story Editor: Bill Lyons
Series Script Editor: John Maynard
Producer: Mike Gibbon
Director: Jeremy Silberston
Pete: Peter Dean
Kathy: Gillian Taylforth
James: William Boyde
Colin: Michael Cashman
Guido: Nicholas Donovan
Matthew: Steven Hartley
Carmel: Judith Jacob
Den: Leslie Grantham
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Donna: Matilda Ziegler
Ali: Nejdet Salih
Mehmet: Haluk Bilginer
Guizin: Ishia Bennison
lan: Adam Woodyatt
Wicksy: Nick Berry
Ethel: Gretchen Franklin
Mr Bloom: Arnold Yarrow
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Rod: Christopher McHallem
Michelle: Susan Tully
David: Christopher Reich
Dr Legg: Leonard Fenton
Cindy: Michelle Collins
Pat: Pam St. Clement
Frank: Mike Reid
Mo: Edna Dore
Diane: Sophie Lawrence
Ricky: Sid Owen
Barnsey: John Hallam
Queenie: John Labanowski
Art teacher: Sarah Porter
Vic: Michael Brogan
Hospital officer: Bill Rourke
Nick Cotton: John Altman
Trevor: Peter Doran
Crane: Raymond Trickitt
Officer Stone: Jeremy Young
Ashley: Robin Lermitte
Shireen: Nisha Kapur
Brad: Jonathan Stratt
Joanne: Pamela Salem
Chaplain: Richard Albrecht

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