• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group



We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by Rob Gittins.
"This is a very wicked place, Detective Inspector."
(Ceefax subtitles)


Writer: Rob Gittins
Shireen: Nisha Kapur
Mr Karim: Aftab Sachak
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Pete: Peter Dean
Det Insp Ashley: Robin Lermitte
Donna: Matilda Ziegler
Rod: Christopher McHallem
Ian: Adam Woodyatt
Cindy: Michelle Collins
Wicksy: Nick Berry
Pat: Pamst Clement
Ricky: Sid Owen
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Michelle: Susan Tully
Det Sgt West: Leonard Gregory
Den: Leslie Grantham
Barnsey: John Hallam
Johnny Harris: Michael O'Hagan
Queenie: John Labanowski
Squeaky: Phil Smeeton
Matthew: Steven Hartley
Carmel: Judith Jacob
Colin: Michael Cashman
Ali: Nejdet Salih
Sue: Sandy Ratcliff
Officer Crane: Raymond Trickitt
Officer Stone: Jeremy Young
Vic: Michael Brogan
Hospital officer: Bill Rourke
Kellow: Peter Doran

Tell us more or contact us

Do you know something about this programme that we have not included above?
Or would you like to ask the Genome team a question?

Tell us more or contact us

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Feedback about EastEnders, BBC One London, 19.30, 1 December 1988
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/9759f6c520da4b4d8371878ddb4364cd

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel