A Death In The Family
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Episode No.   Series
99 1989x016
Original Airdate
23rd February 1989 FlagIcon UK small
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A Death In The Family is the 99th episode of The Bill

P.C. Taffy Edwards and W.P.C. June Ackland are talking to a lady when they become aware of shouting further down the road. They go to investigate and find a man holding his dead baby. Ackland takes the baby back into the house, but her attempts to resuscitate the child are unsuccessful. This is not the first time the family has lost a baby. The daughter blames herself. A lady is at the front desk talking to P.C. Tony Stamp about the non-arrival at school of her ten-year-old son.


  • Eric Richard as Sgt. Cryer
  • Trudie Goodwin as W.P.C. Ackland
  • Colin Blumenau as P.C. Edwards
  • Barbara Thorn as Insp. Frazer
  • Kevin Lloyd as D.C. Lines
  • Mark Wingett as D.C. Carver
  • Roger Leach as Sgt. Penny
  • Graham Cole as P.C. Stamp
  • Nick Reding as P.C. Ramsey
  • Jeff Stewart as P.C. Hollis



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