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Persistence by ELWYN JONES
Script editor, ARNOLD YARROW Designer, Chris Pemsel
Petty thefts do not usually concern the Regional Crime Squad, but a number of similar thefts form a pattern which Sergeant Allin finds intriguing. A seventeenth theft takes place from the bedroom of Dr. Jean Morrow who is a personal friend of John Watt. And Watt's attention is sharply drawn to the suggestion that this could be a series of organised crimes.


Unknown: Elwyn Jones
Editor: Arnold Yarrow
Designer: Chris Pemsel
Producer: Leonard Lewis
Directed By: Malcolm Taylor
Unknown: John Watt.
Det Chief Supt Barlow: Stratford Johns
Det Chief Insp Watt: Frank Windsor
P/W Det -Sgt Allin: Peggy Sinclair
Assist Chief Con Gilbert: John Barron
Dr Jean Morrow: Gay Hamilton
Nettleton: Anthony Dutton
Carter: Richard Aylen
Ellis: Robert Bartlett
Indiopellus: Robin Stewart

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