The Bill

Season 5 Episode 53

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Aired Tuesday 9:00 PM Jul 04, 1989 on ITV
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Taffy has come in for a shift before taking his holidays. He is worried he will miss his flight. He tries to saw a bed rail to remove a prisoner but ends up removing the bed head instead. Brownlow is trying to cut spending and tells Burnside that for the present they will have to use the buses. Carver misses his on the way to a supermarket to see about staff pilfering. He wrenches his ankle getting off the bus after a butcher smuggling meat out in his clothes. Penny is going by the PACE bookmoreless

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Barbara Hickmott

Barbara Hickmott

Linda Marriot

Guest Star

Colin Spaull

Colin Spaull

Gordon Marriot

Guest Star

Stephen Marcus

Stephen Marcus

Purkis

Guest Star

Susan Majolier

Susan Majolier

Marion

Recurring Role

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