The Melting Pot is the 791st episode of The Bill.
Conway has a hectic first day in his new job as he deals with the aftermath of a senior officers' night out, absentee inspectors and burglars that need babysitting.
Acting Superintendent Derek Conway (Ben Roberts) takes up his new role as operational commander at Sun Hill, replacing the outgoing Ch. Supt. Charles Brownlow (Peter Ellis) who takes up duties at Area. The officers would retain these positions until Back In Business.
Final regular appearance of Ch. Supt. Charles Brownlow (Peter Ellis). He becomes a supporting character for the next two years, making only occasional appearances until his return to the principal cast in Back In Business.
This episode was directed by Sam Miller who played Sgt John Maitland from 1990-1993