The Bill (1984–2010)

The Chief Super's Party 

Brownlow throws a farewell party for his retiring clerk.


Peter Cregeen


Geoff McQueen (deviser), Barry Appleton


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
John Salthouse ... Det. Insp. Galloway
Eric Richard ... Sgt. Cryer
Tony Scannell Tony Scannell ... Det. Sgt. Roach
Jon Iles Jon Iles ... Det. Con. Dashwood
Mark Wingett ... P.C. Carver
Trudie Goodwin ... W.P.C. Ackland
Colin Blumenau Colin Blumenau ... P.C. Edwards
Ralph Brown ... P.C. Muswell
Robert Hudson Robert Hudson ... P.C. Smith
Nula Conwell Nula Conwell ... W.P.C. Martella
Ronny Cush ... P.C. Lyttleton
Jeff Stewart Jeff Stewart ... P.C. Hollis (as Jeffrey Stewart)
Roger Leach Roger Leach ... Sgt. Penny
Larry Dann ... Sgt. Peters
Ashley Gunstock Ashley Gunstock ... P.C. Frank


Brownlow throws a farewell party for his retiring clerk.

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Crime | Drama





Release Date:

10 February 1986 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Final appearance of PC Abe Lyttleton and PC Pete Muswell. See more »


Det. Sgt. Roach: Listen, why don't I go out on obbo tonight, and see if they move the load?
Det. Insp. Galloway: I know what you're thinking, Ted, but you're going to that retirement party, whether you like it or not.
Det. Sgt. Roach: Henry Talbot is a 24-karat prat!
Det. Insp. Galloway: Look, what's that got to do with it?
Det. Sgt. Roach: The man is a prat, I don't even like him!
Det. Insp. Galloway: Well, he's not exactly my blood brother either, but the Chief Super has said everybody's got to be there and you will be there, Ted!
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