Skipper is the 33th episode of The Bill.
W.P.C. June Ackland's father is dying in hospital.
P.C. Taffy Edwards is given traffic duty after arriving late for parade.
P.C. Jim Carver gets beaten up in a bus queue.
Insp. Kite is set up and sent to collect samples of mud supposedly contaimated by toxic waste.
- Sgt. Bob Cryer has been in the job for 18 years.
- Final appearance of P.C. Danesh Patel. He made fewer appearances than any other show regular, with just seven appearances.