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It's Not Such A Bad Job After All
Episode No.   Series
5 1984x005
Original Airdate
13th November 1984 FlagIcon UK small
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It's Not Such A Bad Job After All is the 5th episode of The Bill. Investigations into a teenage suicide lead to the seedy world of pornography.


After being given a hard time by Galloway after finding a suicide, WPC Ackland considers chucking in the job. Further investigation leads to a porn film ring.


(Episode Cast: in credits order)


  • This episode features bad language and full-frontal nudity – a reflection of what was acceptable in the show's then post-watershed timeslot (9.00 p.m.).


  • The episode was also released on the Series 1 DVD Boxset released by Network in the UK in 2005.
  • The Series 1 DVD Boxset was released in North America in 2007.
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