By The Skin of Our Teeth
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Episode No.   Series
188 1990x001
Original Airdate
2nd January 1990 FlagIcon UK small
Written By
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By The Skin of Our Teeth is the 188th episode of The Bill.

P.C. Hollis is gossiping in the locker room. Probationer P.C. Able is sent to a pub to deal with a man on valium. The man ends up going to his mother-in-law's house and trashing the place. Able sorts out a fight outside a pub and discovers the drunk he brought in had been robbed. Ch. Supt. Brownlow and Ch. Insp. Conway discuss starting salaries before Brownlow goes to a board selecting candidates for a graduate entry scheme.

  • Mark Haddigan as P.C. Able
  • Peter Ellis as Ch. Supt. Brownlow
  • Ben Roberts as Ch. Insp. Conway
  • Larry Dann as Sgt. Peters
  • Roger Leach as Sgt. Penny
  • Seeta Indrani as W.P.C. Datta
  • Mark Powley as P.C. Melvin
  • Andrew Paul as P.C. Quinnan
  • Huw Higginson as P.C. Garfield
  • Chris Humphreys as P.C. Turnham
  • Jeff Stewart as P.C. Hollis
  • Graham Cole as P.C. Stamp
  • Nula Conwell as W.P.C. Martella
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