One For The Road
Episode No.   Series
286 1990x099
Original Airdate
11th December 1990 Flag of United Kingdom
Written By
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One For The Road is the 286th episode of The Bill.


Sgt. Cryer celebrates 20 years on the Force. On his way home from Cryer's party, Sgt. Penny is stopped by two officers from Barton Street. He thinks it is a wind-up, but they suspect him of drink-driving and breathalyse him. A conviction could mean the end of his career.

  • Eric Richard as Sgt. Cryer
  • Roger Leach as Sgt. Penny
  • Colin Alldridge as P.C. Young
  • Graham Cole as P.C. Stamp
  • Tom Butcher as P.C. Loxton
  • Larry Dann as Sgt. Peters
  • Trudie Goodwin as W.P.C. Ackland
  • Jeff Stewart as P.C. Hollis
  • Lynne Miller as W.P.C. Marshall
  • Colin Tarrant as Insp. Monroe
  • Christopher Ellison as D.I. Burnside
  • Mark Wingett as D.C. Carver
  • Andrew Paul as P.C. Quinnan
  • Jonathan Dow as P.C. Stringer
  • Seeta Indrani as W.P.C. Datta
  • Vikki Gee-Dare as W.P.C. Ford
  • Nick Stringer as P.C. Smollett
  • Andrew Mackintosh as D.S. Greig
  • Tony Scannell as D.S. Roach
  • Kevin Lloyd as D.C. Lines

Philip Whitchurch, who plays Barton Street's Insp. Twist, would later join the cast as Ch. Insp. Philip Cato, formerly of Barton Street.

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