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The Doctors


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Written by Frank Moore
Starring Nigel Stock, Richard Leech, Justine Lord
with Ann Castle, Pauline Yates


Writer: Frank Moore
Serial created by: Donald Bull
Dr Thomas Owens: Nigel Stock
Lacey: Raymond Bowers
Daphne Curtis: Pauline Letts
Ronald Curtis: John Dawson
Harry Fisher: Stephen Yardley
Mrs Fisher: Nancy Nevinson
Beth Fisher: Helen Cotterill
Helen Brockley: Ann Castle
Valerie Benson: Pauline Challoner
Dr Roger Hayman: Richard Leech
Dr Liz McNeal: Justine Lord
Celia Thurlow: Pauline Yates
Robert Thurlow: Robert Brown
Sister Baker: Elaine Wells
Harriet Vey: Gladys Cooper
Lynn Huxley: Jan Edwards
Sarah: Sarah Twist

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.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Feedback about The Doctors, BBC One London, 18.45, 24 March 1971
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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.

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