The Young Doctors

Season 1 Episode 1396

Episode 1396

Aired Weekdays 7:30 PM Mar 30, 1983 on The Nine Network



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    • The series finale was first screened in the UK by Central Television on Tuesday 18 August 1992 at 14:50.

    • Granada Television and Border Television were the next regions to end the series, showing the last episode on Wednesday 7 April 1993 at 15:20. Border followed the same schedule as Granada throughout the entire series.

    • Meridian Broadcasting screened the final episode on Thursday 8 July 1993 at 15:20. Meridian replaced TVS as the contractor for southern England on 1 January 1993 and continued from where TVS had reached. Channel Television showed this episode at the same time as they followed Meridian's schedule. Channel initially followed TSW's schedule until 1986 when they changed over to TVS. This meant Channel had to miss 172 episodes (episodes 53-224) as TVS were ahead of TSW.

    • Wales and West of England ITV contractor HTV reached the final episode on Monday 18 April 1994 at 14:50.

    • Northern Scotland ITV contractor Grampian Television screened the final episode on Friday 30 September 1994 at 13:55.

    • Yorkshire Television and Tyne Tees Television screened the final episode on Thursday 15 December 1994 at 14:50. Yorkshire had to miss 215 episodes (episodes 765-979) at the end of 1992 to catch up to Tyne Tees as the two regions joined together to screen programmes simultaneously from 1 January 1993.

    • London region Carlton Television screened the final three episodes together in an 80-minute special from 13:55 on Friday 30 December 1994. Carlton replaced Thames as the London weekday contractor on 1 January 1993 and continued from where Thames had left off, though Carlton did not screen the show until June 1993.

    • Anglia Television were the last region to complete the series, screening the finale on Friday 2 June 1995 at 13:55.

    • ITV regions Ulster Television and Westcountry Television (formerly TSW) did not complete the series.
      Ulster stopped at episode 360 on Monday 11 April 1994, more than 10 years after starting the series.
      Westcountry stopped at episode 1101 on Wednesday 13 December 1995.

    • Scottish Television never purchased the series, therefore did not screen any episodes.

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