Long Shadows, Part One
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Episode No.   Series
1576 2001x016
Original Airdate
2 March 2001 FlagIcon UK small
Written By
Maxwell Young
Directed By
Gwennan Sage
Episode Chronology:

Long Shadows: Part One is the 1576th episode of The Bill.

When D.C. Duncan Lennox is accused of planting evidence in the armed robbery trial of George Stubbs, DCI Jack Meadows is determined to charge Stubbs's accomplice, Phil Brown. Unfortunately, Brown claims to have been an informant for D.S. Don Beech, which makes Supt. Tom Chandler determined to drop the case. When an old friend of Jack's reveals that Stubbs had previously bribed Chandler's DS at Park Rise, Jack realises he has some ammunition against Chandler.

Meanwhile Sgt. Matt Boyden and P.C. Vicky Hagen help P.C. Roz Clarke recover her ASP when it is stolen while pursuing a robbery suspect.

  • Simon Rouse as DCI Jack Meadows
  • Steven Hartley as Supt Tom Chandler
  • George Rossi as DC Duncan Lennox
  • Tania Emery as DC Kate Spears
  • Holly Davidson as PC Roz Clarke
  • Tony O'Callaghan as Sgt Matthew Boyden
  • Raji James as DS Vik Singh
  • Samantha Robson as PC Vicky Hagen
  • Karl Collins as DC Danny Glaze
  • Colin Tarrant as Insp Andrew Monroe
  • Trudie Goodwin as Sgt June Ackland
  • Ged Simmons as DI Alex Cullen
  • Ben Roberts as Ch Insp Derek Conway
  • Matthew Crompton as PC Sam Harker
  • Graham Cole as PC Tony Stamp (uncredited)
  • Lisa Geoghan as PC Polly Page (uncredited)
  • Ben Peyton as PC Ben Hayward
  • Suzanne Maddock as PC Cass Rickman


Lisa Maxwell, who plays Denise Stubbs, would later join the cast as DS Samantha Nixon.

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