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The Doctors

Synopsis

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.
Written by Owen Holder
Starring Nigel Stock, Isla Blair
with Joan Newell, Robert Brown

Dr Thomas Owens finds himself unable to sign a death certificate.
(from Birmingham)

Contributors

Writer: Owen Holder
Serial created by: Donald Bull
Script Editor: Christopher Bond
Designer: Michael Edwards
Producer: Bill Sellars
Director: Noel Lidiard-White
Robert Thurlow: Robert Brown
Dr Thomas Owens: Nigel Stock
Dr Linda Carpenter: Isla Blair
Meg Owens: Joan Newell
Mrs Groom: Pamela Duncan
Jack Stockton: Peter Gilmore
Beth Fisher: Helen Cotterill
Sister: Elaine Wells
Harry Fisher: Stephen Yardley
Joan Riley: Christine Pollon
Mrs Fisher: Nancy Nevinson
Dr David Owens: Drewe Henley
Lynn Huxley: Jan Edwards
Liz McNeal: Justine Lord
Mrs West: Joan Heal
Sally West: Tessa Wyatt
Tom Potter: Keith Janess

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