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Hope Springs


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3/8. Shoo's discovery of the missing Billy McKenzie 's mobile phone has serious consequences. To make matters worse, an environmental health officer threatens to close the hotel - but Ellie is suspicious.
Writers Ann McManus , Maureen Chadwick and Liz Lake
Producer Spencer Campbell ; Director Ian Barnes Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel


Unknown: Billy McKenzie
Unknown: Ann McManus
Unknown: Maureen Chadwick
Unknown: Liz Lake
Producer: Spencer Campbell
Director: Ian Barnes
Ellie Lagden: Alex Kingston
Hannah Temple: Sian Reeves
Shoo Coggan: Christine Bottomley
Ann Marie Cairncross: Ronni Ancona
Sadie Cairncross: Annette Crosbie
Josie Porritt: Vinette Robinson
Gil Cameron: Paul Higgins
Euan Harries: Alec Newman
Nathan Donovan: Oliver Gomm
Marius Gruber: Clint Dyer
Mr Colin Laing: Andy Gray
Dean McKenzie: Richard Madden
Ronan Harries: Tony McGeever
Ina Harries: Lorraine McLntosh
Billy McKenzie: Paul Cassidy
Sgt Jordon: Lewis Howden

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