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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.
Drama series about a maverick
Geordie undercover cop.
Created by Ian La Frenais and Jimmy Nail , and starring Jimmy Nail
Best Friends. When Keith asks
Spender for a little practical help, neither of them is prepared for the personal tragedy that results. Stick makes an effort to expand his jewellery enterprise.
Episode written by Niall Leonard
Producers Peter McAleese. Paul Raphael Director Ian Knox
An Initial/Big Boy production for BBCtv


Unknown: Ian La Frenais
Unknown: Jimmy Nail
Written By: Niall Leonard
Producers: Peter McAleese.
Producers: Paul Raphael
Director: Ian Knox
Spender: Jimmy Nail
Stick: Sammy Johnson
DSDanBoyd: Berwick Kaler
DCS: Gillespie Peterguinness
Keith Moreland: Tony McAnaney
Eileen: Elizabeth Edmonds
Emily: Lena Headey
DC Terry Knowle: David Whitaker
Ed theTed: Jeffrey Sharp
CovMick: Richard Bremmer
Sam Harper: John McArdle
Sally Prince: Beth Goddard
Alex: Ralph Ineson
Rowley: Jeffrey Knox
Grenville: Niall Leonard
DCS Morton: David Quilter

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