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Silent Witness


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Another chance to see two episodes from the second series about a pathologist.
Only the Lonely. When a young woman is strangled, attention focuses on her husband. Sam is badly affected by a previous case and finds herself at loggerheads with DS Ross. The story concludes at 10.10pm.
Written by Gillian Richmond ; Producer Alison Lumb ; Director Nick Laughland Repeat


Written By: Gillian Richmond
Producer: Alison Lumb
Director: Nick Laughland
Sam Ryan: Amanda Burton
DS Peter Ross: Mick Ford
Trevor Stewart: William Armstrong
Wyn Ryan: Ruth McCabe
Dl Rachel Selway: Nicola Redmond
DS Tony Speed: Richard Huw
Carolyn Baxter: Jessica Lloyd
Alan Whyte: Alan Hunter
Mike Matthews: Lloyd McGuire
Iris: Rosemary McHale
Fred: Sam Parks
Tracey: Jane Whittenshaw
PC Fawell: George Beach
Helen: Caroline Hunnisett
John: Dean Harris
DC GIadwyn: Ray Burnside

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