The Public Interest is the 311st episode of The Bill
A man comes in to talk to someone in authority because an ex-employee is having sex with a 15 year old. CPS has thrown out June's assault case. She is thinking of taking a private prosecution and ends her shift feeling very cynical.
- Eric Richard as Sgt. Cryer
- Trudie Goodwin as W.P.C. Ackland
- Peter Ellis as Ch. Supt. Brownlow
- Colin Tarrant as Insp. Monroe
- Carolyn Pickles as D.C.I. Reid
- Sam Miller as Sgt. Maitland
- Jonathan Dow as P.C. Stringer
- Jeff Stewart as P.C. Hollis
This episode continues the storyline begun in Fear or Favour.