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Byker Grove


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A drama series set in Tyneside.
17: The Dodsons go to a leek show where Nicola meets someone green. The Bells plan a surprise.
This week's episodes written by Carrie Rose Producer Matthew Robinson Director Frank W Smith
A Zenith North production for BBCtv (Part 18 on Friday at 5. 10pm)


Written By: Carrie Rose
Producer: Matthew Robinson
Director: Frank W Smith
Gill: Caspar Berry
Winston: Craig Reilly
Charley: Michelle Charles
Donna: Sally McQuillan
Nicola: Jill Halfpenny
Jim: Colin MacLachlan
Lisa: Jayne MacKenzie
Duncan: Declan Donnelly
Debbie: Nicola Bell
PJ: Anthony McPartlin
Jemma: Nicola Ewart
Dexter: Gavin Kitchen
Paul: Joe Caff Rey
Mary: Lyn Douglas
Alan: Tony Hodge
Kath: Lesley Saint-John
Fletcher: Peter McGowan
Ronnie: Allen Mechin

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